With multiple major moves in the off season, the Atlanta Braves have remade a good part of its roster and strengthened its minor league system, but Braves’ manager Fredi Gonzalez shied away from any talk of rebuilding.
I’m not saying the Braves are going to trade Craig Kimbrel to the New York Yankees.
ATLANTA — John Smoltz could do it all on the mound.
Let me begin by making it abundantly clear that in my perfect baseball world Evan Gattis would be the Atlanta Braves’ starting catcher in 2015, and Christian Bethancourt would be traded.
In a recent interview, John Hart made a witty comment when he was interrogated by a reporter about his recent off-season moves. He said that it’s not like he’s breaking up the 1927 Yankees. And, he is certainly right about that.
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves released new renderings of their planned suburban stadium Wednesday, showing a hotel and office building towering beyond the right-field stands.
Over the past week I have read countless columns and tweets declaring Nick Markakis as some washed up underperforming bench warmer.
ATLANTA — Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy are becoming free agents following decisions by the Atlanta Braves not to offer 2015 contracts to the right-handers, both recovering from their second Tommy John surgeries.
When I read last week that John Hart is planning on moving Evan Gattis to left field and making Christian Bethancourt the Braves starting catcher, I about had a heart attack.
New hitting coach Kevin Seitzer said he’ll bring an up-the-middle philosophy to an Atlanta Braves team which flopped at the plate this season.
Atlanta Braves interim general manager John Hart announced Tuesday that the club has made several hires and promotions and has also realigned the Baseball Operations Department.
Please accept my most heartfelt apology for my callous neglect of my opinionated Braves columns.
ATLANTA — The changes keep coming for the Atlanta Braves.
ATLANTA — Less than 24 hours after the end to a disappointing season, many of the lockers at Turner Field were already cleaned out Monday.
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves’ advanced Class A team is moving from Lynchburg, Virginia, to Zebulon, North Carolina.
PHILADELPHIA — Fredi Gonzalez was tossing and turning in his hotel room Saturday night.
PHILADELPHIA — Brothers B.J. and Justin Upton each homered and the Atlanta Braves held on for a 4-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night.
PHILADELPHIA — Jonathan Papelbon made his first appearance in Philadelphia since he made a lewd gesture as he left the field, closing out the Phillies’ 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night with a scoreless ninth inning.
ATLANTA — Edinson Volquez threw seven scoreless innings, Travis Snider and Neil Walker hit homers and the Pittsburgh Pirates moved within one game of the NL Central lead with a 10-1 win over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.
ATLANTA — John Hart kicked off his new role as Braves interim general manager by scheduling meetings that began with the coaching staff on Tuesday and will continue this week with instructional league personnel in Florida.