1. Atlanta Braves Focus on Pitching as Trade Deadline Nears

    One week remains before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, but deals are already beginning to go down and the dominoes are starting to fall...

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  2. Braves' Best Trade Chips for the Deadline

    Trade speculation typically picks up considerable steam just about the time the baseball world pauses for the All-Star break...

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  3. Odds of Possible Braves Trades Actually Happening

    With the trade deadline just three weeks away, time is ticking for contending clubs looking to bolster their rosters in preparation for the pennant drive. Count the Atlanta Braves among them...

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  4. Notable Statistics for the Atlanta Braves Thus Far

    The All-Star break may be seen as baseball's official halfway point, but the Atlanta Braves surpassed the mathematical midway mark of the 2013 season over the weekend...

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  5. Highlighting the Career of Chipper Jones

    The Atlanta Braves are retiring the No. 10 jersey worn by Chipper Jones on Friday prior to their game against the Arizona Diamondbacks . Over the 19 seasons of his illustrious career, Jones provided fans with countless memories...

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  6. Early Trade Deadline Targets for the Braves

    As the All-Star break approaches, it carries a reminder that the trade deadline is not far behind. Clubs will look over their rosters, assessing strengths and weaknesses and determining ...

    Grant McAuley Written by Grant McAuley about 1 year ago 6,317 reads 27 comments

  7. Hitting Coach Talks Struggles of Heyward, Uggla and Upton

    A hitting coach’s job is seldom easy. Just ask Greg Walker of the Atlanta Braves . His club sits in first place in the National League East by a comfortable seven games, yet the offense has yet to fire on all cylinders this season...

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  8. Re-Grading Every Braves Offseason Acquisition

    The Atlanta Braves have used a radically reshaped roster to climb to the top of the National League East standings in 2013. Just over two months into the season, the Braves hold the biggest lead of any division in all of baseball (7...

    Grant McAuley Written by Grant McAuley about 1 year ago 3,309 reads 5 comments

  9. 2013 MLB Draft: Latest Expert Predictions on Who Braves Will Select

    The 2013 MLB First-Year Player Draft is just over a week away, and teams are busy narrowing down candidates and finalizing draft boards...

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  10. Braves: Julio Teheran Transforming from Top Prospect to Top Starter

    Julio Teheran spent years as a highly regarded pitching prospect in the Atlanta Braves organization. His masterful performance on May 20 against the Minnesota Twins may have served notice that the future is now...

    Grant McAuley Written by Grant McAuley about 1 year ago 7,183 reads 55 comments

  11. Atlanta Braves: 5 Things We Learned Through the First Quarter of the Season

    A red-hot start propelled the Atlanta Braves to the best record in baseball. Holding that distinction over the course of an entire season proved to be an unrealistic expectation...

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  12. Where Does Brian McCann Fit in the Braves' Ideal Lineup?

    The Atlanta Braves welcomed catcher Brian McCann back from the disabled list this week but have still yet to put their projected starting nine on the field for a game this season...

    Grant McAuley Written by Grant McAuley about 1 year ago 1,668 reads 10 comments

  13. Did Justin Upton Have the Best April in Atlanta Braves History?

    The Atlanta Braves acquired Justin Upton to be a driving force in the heart of the lineup in 2013. That is exactly what he was over the season's first month...

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  14. Atlanta Braves' Biggest Surprises so Far This Season

    The Atlanta Braves have opened the 2013 season with the best record in all of baseball, taking up residence at the top of the National League East standings as a result...

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  15. Atlanta Braves Place Jason Heyward on DL, Recall Tyler Pastornicky

    Uncooperative weather is not the only news coming out of Colorado for the Atlanta Braves . The team announced that right fielder Jason Heyward underwent a successful appendectomy at Rose Medical Center in Denver on Monday evening...

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  16. 5 Braves Minor Leaguers Who Could See Time in the Majors This Season

    Despite having to deal with injuries and a handful of slow starts from key players, the Atlanta Braves exploded out of the gate to post a 12-2 record through 14 games...

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  17. Grading the Uptons' First Week as Atlanta Braves

    Just one week into their Atlanta careers, the brothers Upton have already made an impact. Consider the start that the Braves have gotten off to, winning five of six games to climb atop the National League East standings...

    Grant McAuley Written by Grant McAuley about over 1 year ago 6,172 reads 8 comments

  18. Atlanta Braves: 5 Things We Learned in Spring Training

    The Atlanta Braves are seeking to unseat the Washington Nationals in the National League East in 2013, yet they faced several challenges heading into spring training. Their All-Star third baseman retired...

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  19. Atlanta Braves: 5 Prospects at Spring Training That the Braves Can Build Around

    The Atlanta Braves have a rich tradition of developing home-grown talent. It is a practice that has played a major role in the club's winning ways over the past two decades...

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  20. Braves Boast NL's Best Outfield with Heyward, Upton Brothers

    The Atlanta Braves have assembled a young and dynamic outfield in hopes of positioning the club to contend in the National League East for years to come...

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  21. Brian McCann, Braves Catchers Face Challenge in 2013

    Catcher Brian McCann has been the man calling the signs for the Atlanta Braves over the past eight seasons, but 2013 could mark the end of his tenure with the team...

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  22. Dan Uggla, Atlanta Braves Infield Must Step Up in 2013

    Following the retirement of third baseman and team icon Chipper Jones, the Atlanta Braves knew that things were going to be different on the infield in 2013...

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  23. Atlanta Braves Bullpen Holds Key to Success in 2013

    The Atlanta Braves rotation has made headlines countless times over the past two decades. While this year’s starting staff has the potential to be one of the best in the National ...

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  24. Atlanta Braves Rotation Primed for Big Season

    If pitching wins championships, then the Atlanta Braves have the arms to lay the foundation for success in 2013. There is a good mix of old and new in the starting rotation...

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  25. NL East: What to Expect in 2013

    Though the offseason still has a few days remaining before pitchers and catchers descend on Florida and Arizona , most teams have already completed the majority of their winter shopping...

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