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Atlanta Braves Top Prospect Dansby Swanson Returns…Kinda
March 18th, 2017 at 12:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** Braves Shortstop Is Almost Back, But Was His Issue His Back? Atlanta Braves top prospect, Dansby Swanson, hasn't played since March 4th because he's been dealing with an injury.  The injury we were all told was "back tightness".  This morning we learned it was something other than just that. The 23-year-old has...

Atlanta Braves Trade Cameron Maybin to Detroit Tigers
November 20th, 2015 at 9:45 PM
In a move that surprised no one, the Atlanta Braves traded outfielder Cameron Maybin to the Detroit Tigers, foxsports.com reports. ***PHOTO1*** Maybin, who is under control for two more seasons, was swapped for Ian Krol and Gabe Spieler, both left-handed pitchers. He was dealt just days after GM John Coppolella sent Andrelton...

Atlanta Braves Promote Tommy La Stella, Dan Uggla Stays with Club
May 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Atlanta Braves have finally given second baseman Tommy La Stella his long awaited shot at the big leagues, Mark Bowman reports, just in time for the team's two-game series at Fenway Park. The #Braves have promoted Tommy La Stella to the Majors. A corresponding move has not been announced. — Mark...

Atlanta Braves’ Freddie Freeman Finishes Fifth in NL MVP Voting
November 15th, 2013 at 8:21 AM
Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen may have won the National League MVP award on Thursday, but Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman placed fifth in the voting to cap off his own successful season. Freeman received votes on all 30 ballots, but he didn't get any top three votes. That doesn't diminish...

Wilson Snubs Andrelton Simmons as National League Defensive Player of the Year
November 8th, 2013 at 8:14 AM
To the surprise of pretty much everyone, Andrelton Simmons wasn't presented with the Wilson National League Player of the Year, losing out to Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Gerardo Parra. ***VIDEO1*** His stat of 41 defensive runs saved is a record since it started being tracked in 2003, but Parra won out based on...