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Braves close out April in Milwaukee
April 28th, 2017 at 2:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Fresh off a two-game sweep of the New York Mets, the Atlanta Braves will travel to the Midwest to take on the Milwaukee Brewers and the offensive juggernaut that is Eric Thames. The Braves enter the series with a...

Rumors and Rumblings: A look at some of the NL’s spring surprises
March 31st, 2017 at 1:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** Spring training always brings about some surprises. Here is a look at four players in National League camps who have raised their stock greatly during the Cactus and Grapefruit League seasons with scouts' takes on each: Kyle Freeland/Antonio Senzatela Both are talented young pitchers, as evidenced by...

MLB suspends five minor leaguers following failed drug tests
February 15th, 2017 at 6:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** According to an official statement released by the league on Wednesday afternoon, Major League Baseball has suspended five minor league players. With all five receiving at least 50-game suspensions, free agent outfielder L.J. Hoes, Atlanta Braves' infielder Gabe Howell, Arizona Diamondbacks' catcher Ryan January, St. Louis Cardinals' left-handed pitcher...

David Carpenter Ejected Protecting Gerald Laird in Dustup Between Atlanta Braves, Colorado Rockies: Video
June 12th, 2014 at 9:59 PM
David Carpenter was ejected from the Atlanta Braves' 10-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Thursday after hitting Corey Dickerson with a pitch. ***VIDEO1*** The incident occurred just one pitch after Dickerson caught Gerald Laird under the mask with a long follow through, resulting in Laird's early exit. Carpenter looked surprised to...

Alex Wood Becoming Solid Starting Pitcher for Atlanta Braves
August 15th, 2013 at 8:21 AM
When Alex Wood takes the mound opposite the Washington Nationals Friday, the Atlanta Braves know they'll be getting a start from a confident pitcher. ***VIDEO1*** The lefty has allowed just one run over his last two starts combined in a sign that the 22-year-old no longer has the jitters that went along...