Category: ‘Braves 101 Features’

Atlanta Braves to Continue Spring Training Tradition with Game in Rome
August 14th, 2013 at 8:06 AM
The Atlanta Braves have finished their exhibition season the last couple of years with games against their top prospects at their minor league parks. In 2014, that will happen at Single-A Rome's stadium in northwest Georgia on March 29, Dave O'Brien reports. After closing Spring Training in Gwinnett in 2011 and...

Kris Medlen Hits, Pitches Way to Atlanta Braves Win Over Philadelphia Phillies
August 13th, 2013 at 10:54 PM
Kris Medlen showed just what a National League pitcher is capable of Tuesday night at Turner Field, leading the Atlanta Braves with his bat and with his arm to a 3-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. Medlen drove in the game's first run with a two-out RBI-double in the second inning...

Man Killed in Turner Field Fall Identified, Family Considers Legal Action
August 13th, 2013 at 8:29 PM
Police have identified the man who fell to his death at Turner Field before Monday's game between the Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies as 30-year-old Ronald Homer of Conyers, Ga., the Associated Press reports. The police concluded that there was no foul play involved. Authorities also revised their estimation of the...

Philadelphia Phillies at Atlanta Braves: Game 120 Starting Lineups
August 13th, 2013 at 6:09 PM
  Game #120 August 13, 2013 Philadelphia Phillies Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Thunderstorms Temperature: 82°F - 77°F Wind: SW 7 MPH Lineups: 1. Jimmy Rollins, SS 2. Michael Young, 1B 3. Chase Utley, 2B 4. Domonic Brown, LF 5. Darin Ruf, RF 6. Cody Asche, 3B 7. Casper Wells, CF 8. Carlos Ruiz, C 9. Ethan Martin, P     1. Jason Heyward, RF 2. Justin Upton,...

Paul Maholm Rehab Start Scheduled for Saturday in Single-A Rome
August 13th, 2013 at 5:42 PM
Atlanta Braves starter Paul Maholm will start for Rome, the Braves Single-A affiliate on Saturday night at 7:00 PM. Rome will take on the New York Yankees' affiliate Charleston River Dogs. His rehab start will follow yesterday's performance that included a six inning, 79-pitch simulated game in which Maholm felt little or no...