Tagged: ‘Christian Bethancourt’

Atlanta Braves’ Christian Bethancourt Has Knee Surgery
October 7th, 2015 at 4:25 PM
Atlanta Braves catcher Christian Bethancourt had arthroscopic knee surgery on a torn meniscus, reports. ***PHOTO1*** The 2015 was a rough one for Bethancourt, who was demoted to Triple-A in June. He finished his season with a .200 average and two homers. Bethancourt had already missed most of the last couple weeks of...

Pitchers and Catchers Report to Atlanta Braves Spring Training
February 19th, 2015 at 6:50 PM
A new year has brought plenty of new faces to the Atlanta Braves, whose pitchers and catchers reported today to Spring Training. After underperforming in 2014, the 2015 Braves have 17 new players on their 40-man roster. Gone are Justin Upton, Evan Gattis and Jason Heyward, replaced by Nick Markakis, Jonny...

Brian McCann Departure Big Loss for Atlanta Braves
November 25th, 2013 at 6:56 PM
Atlanta Braves veteran catcher Brian McCann became the second all-star to leave the team in less than a week, creating an even bigger leadership void in the young Braves clubhouse. McCann agreed to a 5-year, $85 million dollar deal with the New York Yankees on Saturday that carries an option for...

Atlanta Braves to Call up Catcher Christian Bethancourt
September 9th, 2013 at 8:25 AM
The Atlanta Braves are planning to call up catcher Christian Bethancourt from Double-A Mississippi on Monday, Tom Hart reports.   Braves will call up Catcher Christian Bethancourt today. 21 year-old hit .277/12/45 at Double A Mississippi this year. — Tom Hart (@tom_hart) September 9, 2013 Bethancourt is known for his defense, and his .277...

Atlanta Braves Must Re-Sign Brian McCann for 2014 Season
August 17th, 2013 at 12:35 PM
Atlanta Braves All-Star catcher Brian McCann becomes a free agent at the end of the 2013 season and there is no guarantee the Braves are willing to re-sign him. However, the Braves need to make a priority of bringing the Atlanta native McCann back for at least the 2014 campaign. McCann...