Category: ‘Braves 101 Features’

Atlanta Braves No Longer Attempting to Trade for Chicago White Sox Jake Peavy: Trade Deadline
July 28th, 2013 at 5:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Braves are no longer trying to trade for Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy, Ken Rosenthal tweets. The end of talks in that situation likely points to the Braves' intentions of focusing on getting bullpen help.   Sources: #Braves not in mix for Peavy. #STLCards, #Orioles, #RedSox and #Athletics...

Andrelton Simmons Provides Key Hit, Julio Teheran Nearly Flawless in Atlanta Braves’ Win Over St. Louis Cardinals
July 27th, 2013 at 7:11 PM
Andrelton Simmons proved to be the unlikely hero in the Atlanta Braves' second consecutive win over the St. Louis Cardinals; he provided a clutch two-run double in a 2-0 final at Turner Field on Saturday. Simmons' double capped off an eighth inning rally started when Freddie Freeman drew a lead-off walk...

St. Louis Cardinals at Atlanta Braves: Game 104 Lineups
July 27th, 2013 at 1:35 PM
  Game #104 July 27, 2013 St. Louis Cardinals Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 3:05 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: FOX Game Conditions Weather: Cloudy Temperature: 82°F - 80°F Wind: W 6 MPH Lineups: 1. Matt Carpenter, 2B 2. Carlos Beltran, RF 3. Matt Holliday, LF 4. Allen Craig, 1B 5. Yadier Molina, C 6. David Freese, 3B 7. Jon Jay, CF 8. Daniel Descalso, SS 9. Joe Kelly, P     1. Jason Heyward, CF 2. Justin Upton, RF 3....

Atlanta Braves May not Trade for Starting Pitcher at Trade Deadline After All
July 27th, 2013 at 9:31 AM
***PHOTO1*** With Tim Hudson done for the year with a broken ankle and Paul Maholm on the shelf for a couple of weeks with a sprained wrist, most assumed that the Atlanta Braves would attempt to make a trade for a big name pitcher. Jayson Stark, however, says that teams are...

Mike Minor, Timely Hitting Propel Atlanta Braves Past St. Louis Cardinals
July 26th, 2013 at 11:29 PM
Mike Minor continued his impressive year by leading the Atlanta Braves from the mound and the plate in a 4-1 series opening win Friday night over the St. Louis Cardinals at Turner Field. Minor's only mistake in seven innings came on a solo shot by Yadier Molina in the second inning....