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Atlanta Braves’ Mike Foltynewicz Has Rib Removed to Treat Blood Clots
September 22nd, 2015 at 2:43 PM
When you have to have things removed for any medical reason, you're probably having a bad day. For Mike Foltynewicz, the Atlanta Braves' rookie pitcher has a pretty terrible month. After being hospitalized Friday with blood clots in his right arm, Folty had half a rib removed to help relieve...

Atlanta Braves Lose Two Minor League Pitchers in Rule 5 Draft
December 13th, 2013 at 8:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Braves didn't take anyone in Thursday's minor league phase of the Rule 5 draft, but they did lose two pitchers, namely Mike Lee and Blaine Sims. The Arizona Diamondbacks drafted Lee, who spent last season with Double-A Mississippi, while the Houston Astros took Sims after a year at...

Atlanta Braves Tied for 2nd-Most Strike-Outs in MLB
August 29th, 2013 at 1:08 PM
The Atlanta Braves do not have the most strike-outs in baseball; they're close, however. The Braves currently sit at 1, 127 strikeouts on the year - tied with the Minnesota Twins for 2nd in all of baseball. The Houston Astros currently lead the category with 1,252 strikeouts. Coming into the season, it...

Atlanta Braves Pursuing Trade for Houston Astros’ Bud Norris
July 26th, 2013 at 9:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Braves are one of the teams "actively pursuing" a trade for Houston Astros' starting pitcher Bud Norris, Jon Morosi tweets.   Sources: #Braves among teams actively pursuing #Astros starter Bud Norris. @FOXSportsLive — Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) July 26, 2013 Just a week ago, the Braves had a surplus of starting pitching with...

Jordan Schafer Making Most of Second Chance with Atlanta Braves
June 25th, 2013 at 9:27 AM
Jordan Schafer has truly rejuvenated his career in his second stint with the Atlanta Braves, and he's actually proven to be a vital part of this year's team. ***VIDEO1*** After Schafer was a highly touted prospect going into 2009 and homering in his first Major League at-bat, things went downhill. He had...