Category: ‘Braves 101 Features’

Atlanta Braves Make No Moves at Non-Waiver Trade Deadline
July 31st, 2013 at 4:22 PM
Major League Baseball's non-waiver trade deadline has come and gone at 4 p.m. Eastern time, but the Atlanta Braves refrained from making any major moves. The Houston Astros shipped Bud Norris, who was known to be targeted by Atlanta, to the Baltimore Orioles. That's fine; his platoon splits were awful. The Boston...

Alex Wood Gets First Win as Atlanta Braves Blowout Colorado Rockies
July 30th, 2013 at 11:37 PM
Alex Wood showed off his potential, and Freddie Freeman supported him with two home runs, as the Atlanta Braves thumped the Colorado Rockies 11-3 at Turner Field on Tuesday. ***VIDEO1*** After Wood gave up a run in the first inning, Freeman tied the game with a solo shot off Juan Nicasio. He...

Colorado Rockies at Atlanta Braves: Game 107 Lineups
July 30th, 2013 at 5:59 PM
  Game #107 July 30, 2013 Colorado Rockies Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth, MLB Network Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 87°F - 79°F Wind: NW 3 MPH Lineups: 1. Dexter Fowler, CF 2. DJ LeMahieu, 2B 3. Carlos Gonzalez, LF 4. Troy Tulowitzki, SS 5. Michael Cuddyer, RF 6. Wilin Rosario, C 7. Todd Helton, 1B 8. Nolan Arenado, 3B 9. Juan Nicasio, P 1. Jason Heyward, CF 2. Justin...

Atlanta Braves Approached by Texas Rangers in Trade Talks for Brian McCann
July 30th, 2013 at 8:38 AM
The Texas Rangers are so desperate for a bat, that they recently approached the Atlanta Braves about trading for Brian McCann, Ken Rosenthal reports. With a nine-game lead in the National Leage East, the Braves had no interest in dealing their starting catcher, but the Rangers have asked at least one...

Brandon Beachy Struggles, Andrelton Simmons Hits Walk-Off Triple in Atlanta Braves Win Over Colorado Rockies
July 30th, 2013 at 12:13 AM
Brandon Beachy's return to the Atlanta Braves from Tommy John didn't exactly go as planned Monday, but Andrelton Simmons saved the day with a walk-off triple in the 10th inning of a 9-8 win over the Colorado Rockies at Turner Field. ***VIDEO1*** Dan Uggla started the fateful 10th inning with a lead-off walk...