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Atlanta Braves Miss Out on Brian Wilson, Reliever Signs with Los Angeles Dodgers
July 30th, 2013 at 3:49 PM
The Atlanta Braves landed lefty reliever Scott Downs, but they didn't bring home Brian Wilson. Wilson has signed a minor league deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers, espn.com reports. The plan is for Wilson to spend two weeks working at the Dodgers' Spring Training facility in Arizona and transition to Class-A...

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...

Brian Wilson Works Out for a Dozen Major League Teams
July 25th, 2013 at 11:56 PM
Former San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson auditioned for scouts Thursday in Los Angeles, Danny Knobler reports. The 31-year-old righty hasn't pitched in a Major League game in 15 months since having his second Tommy John surgery. He originally worked out for the New York Mets in January, but that didn't go...

Brian Wilson to Begin Auditioning for Teams in August
July 12th, 2013 at 9:59 AM
Former San Francisco Giants reliever Brian Wilson has been working out in Hawaii during his second Tommy John surgery comeback attempt and could be ready to audition for teams at the beginning of August, Buster Olney reports. It just happens that the Atlanta Braves may be a good fit for...

Atlanta Braves not Interested in Chicago Cubs’ Carlos Marmol
June 26th, 2013 at 11:49 AM
The Atlanta Braves need bullpen help. The Chicago Cubs have designated Carlos Marmol for assignment. Could it be a match made by the baseball gods? No, so says Dave O'Brien. The Cubs have the option of releasing or trading Marmol, who has a 5.86 ERA by giving up 26 hits and...

Could Atlanta Braves Be Interested in Brian Wilson?
May 23rd, 2013 at 4:01 PM
The obvious need for the Atlanta Braves is a left-handed reliever, but more specifically a quality setup man now that both Eric O'Flaherty and Jonny Venters are out for the year. Braves general manager Frank Wren is known to make unexpected moves, so could that involve signing Brian Wilson to...