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Atlanta Braves Lose Dustin Peterson as Bench Option
March 3rd, 2017 at 8:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** Stretched Braves budget might have to go a bit further as injury news starts to make an early impact to Spring decisions. The Atlanta Braves announced this afternoon that outfield prospect Dustin Peterson injured his hand Wednesday evening while batting against the Yankees. Its gets worse:  today he had surgery to "remove...

Atlanta Braves Great Chipper Jones Has “New Most Embarrassing Moment”, But Comes Through
February 15th, 2017 at 9:10 AM
***PHOTO1*** Chipper Has Embarrassing Moment, But Comes Through For 19 years â?? some longer â?? we watched Chipper Jones play the great game of baseball and wear that Atlanta Braves jersey.  19 years!  Man, what a ride it was. Night in and night out we all would tune in and watch every moment...

Atlanta Braves Policy: No Trade or Not No Trade?
February 12th, 2017 at 7:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** There's a subtlety in the Brandon Phillips deal that could use some further explanation: the no-trade provision. The Cincinnati Reds have been trying for multiple years to get Brandon Phillips removed from their payroll.  But on every occasion tried, Phillips blocked trades.  So how did the Atlanta Braves manage to do...

John Smoltz to Be Presented with Atlanta Sports Lifetime Achievement Award
January 19th, 2016 at 9:19 PM
Atlanta Braves Hall of Famer John Smoltz will be honored with the Atlanta Sports Council's Lifetime Achievement Award next month, ajc.com reports. ***PHOTO1*** Smoltz will join Hank Aaron (2006), Ted Turner (2009), Bobby Cox (2011), Chipper Jones (2013) and Tom Glavine (2015) as the sixth Brave to be presented the Lifetime Achivement...

Atlanta Braves to Give Away “Chipper Jones Rescues Freddie Freeman” Bobblehead
January 14th, 2016 at 12:33 PM
Heavy snow and ice had Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman trapped in his car on an Atlanta highway in January 2014, prompting Chipper Jones to come to the rescue via his ATV. They made it home safe and sound! #thankful @RealCJ10 @FreddieFreeman5 pic.twitter.com/KBO59VL1HU — Taylor Jones (@lilgeorgiapeach) January 29, 2014 And now...