Category: ‘Players’

Atlanta Braves Turn Crazy Double Play Against Washington Nationals: Video
September 18th, 2013 at 8:05 AM
The Atlanta Braves turned a terribly odd double play that looked more Little League than Major League in Tuesday's nightcap loss to the Washington Nationals. ***VIDEO1*** With a runner on and no outs in the third inning, Denard Span hit a grounder to Freddie Freeman, who threw to Andrelton Simmons for the...

Atlanta Braves React to Washington D.C. Navy Yard Shooting
September 16th, 2013 at 9:50 PM
With Nationals Park blocks away from the Washington D.C Navy Yard where a gunman shot and killed a dozen people in a rampage Monday, the Washington Nationals and Atlanta Braves understandably postponed their game until Tuesday. ***VIDEO1*** "There's a lot of guys that didn't want to play," Chris Johnson said on "We thought...

Atlanta Braves’ David Hale Shines in Major League Debut: Video
September 14th, 2013 at 8:39 AM
The Atlanta Braves bullpen couldn't hold on for the win, but that shouldn't detract from the very impressive start David Hale put together in his Major League debut Friday against the San Diego Padres. ***VIDEO1*** After not striking out more than six this year at Triple-A Gwinnett, Hale started his big league...

David Hale to Make Major League Debut for Atlanta Braves
September 13th, 2013 at 5:34 PM
Atlanta native David Hale, recalled last week from Triple-A Gwinnett, will make his major league debut for the Atlanta Braves tonight at Turner Field. Hale, a Princeton graduate, grew up watching the famed trio of Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, and John Smoltz and visited the old Fulton County Stadium many times...

Dan Uggla Misses Chance to Redeem Himself in Atlanta Braves Lineup
September 13th, 2013 at 8:15 AM
A day after Dan Uggla vented to the media about how he felt Fredi Gonzalez needed to put him in the Atlanta Braves' lineup, he completely blew his chance to prove everyone wrong. In Thursday's win over the Miami Marlins, Uggla went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts. The two times he actually put...