Tagged: ‘J.J. Hoover’

Kurt Suzuki’s remarkable season
July 26th, 2017 at 12:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Words are strange. Case in point: "remarkable." Just looking at the word in and of itself, you get, "can be remarked upon." But, if you go to a dictionary definition, you get something somewhat different: 1. notably or...

Dan Uggla Homers Twice, Juan Francisco Hits Grand Slam in Atlanta Braves Win Over Cincinnati Reds
May 8th, 2013 at 4:54 PM
The Atlanta Braves were back to their home run happy ways Wednesday afternoon at Great American Ballpark. Dan Uggla hit two solo homers and Juan Francisco broke open the game with a grand slam in a 7-2 over the Cincinnati Reds. ***VIDEO1*** The homers gave Uggla seven for the year in the...

Atlanta Braves Acquire Juan Francisco from Cincinnati Reds in Exchange for J.J. Hoover
April 1st, 2012 at 7:44 PM
The Atlanta Braves acquired power hitting third base prospect Juan Francisco from the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for minor league pitcher J.J. Hoover on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Francisco, 24, has spent seven years in the Reds system and has hit .284 his in 81 Major League games. Though Francisco made the Reds' Opening Day...

Three Atlanta Braves Minor Leagues Named to Arizona Fall League Rising Stars Game
November 1st, 2011 at 10:38 PM
Atlanta Braves prospects first baseman Joe Terdoslavich, catcher Christian Bethancourt and right-hander J.J. Hoover were named to the Arizona Fall League’s Rising Stars Game, Dave O'Brien reports. Terdoslavich is currently hitting .364 through 14 games with two homers and eight RBIs. He also has eight extra base hits. Though Bethancourt had only...