Category: ‘Braves 101 Features’

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...

Colorado Rockies at Atlanta Braves: Game 106 Lineups
July 29th, 2013 at 6:06 PM
  Game #106 July 29, 2013 Colorado Rockies Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 82°F - 74°F Wind: NW 7 MPH Lineups: 1. Dexter Fowler, CF 2. DJ LeMahieu, 2B 3. Carlos Gonzalez, LF 4. Troy Tulowitzki, SS 5. Michael Cuddyer, RF 6. Todd Helton, 1B 7. Wilin Rosario, C 8. Nolan Arenado, 3B 9. Jorge De La Rosa, P 1....

Brandon Beachy Makes 2013 Debut for Atlanta Braves Against Colorado Rockies: Series Preview
July 29th, 2013 at 3:54 PM
The Atlanta Braves finally get Brandon Beachy back for his first start in 13 months as they play a four-game series against the Colorado Rockies at Turner Field. Beachy has made nine minor league rehab starts and is expected to be capped at 100 pitches in his first Major League start...

Atlanta Braves Make Trade for Reliever Scott Downs from Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
July 29th, 2013 at 3:24 PM
The Atlanta Braves have made their trade for a left-handed relief pitcher, acquiring Scott Downs from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in exchange for Triple-A pitcher Cory Rasmus, multiple sources report. Downs has a 1.82 ERA in 43 appearances with the Angels this year. He has been used as both...