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Rumors and Rumblings: Bartolo Colon keeps chugging along
April 9th, 2017 at 5:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** PITTSBURGH â?? One of the best moments of the season's first week was Bartolo Colon's triumphant return to Citi Field. Colon received a standing ovation from the New York Mets fans Wednesday night before his first start for the Atlanta Braves. The 43-year-old right-hander signed a one-year, $12.5 million contract...

Heyman: Dusty Baker has come a long way to return to baseball roots
February 27th, 2017 at 6:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Johnnie B. Baker Jr., aka Dusty, is back in West Palm Beach nearly a half-century after he started his baseball career in this very town. A great American story, he is an accomplished World Champion ballplayer, three-time Manager of the Year, friend of a...

Chris Withrow, Atlanta Braves Avoid Arbitration with One-year Deal
January 14th, 2016 at 9:18 PM
Reliever Chris Withrow and the Atlanta Braves avoided salary arbitration Thursday by agreeing to a one-year deal worth $610,000, braves.com reports. ***PHOTO1*** Withrow had a 2.73 ERA in 46 appearances between 2013-14 before the Braves acquired him from the Los Angeles Dodgers in Nov. 2014. He missed 2015 recovering from Tommy John...

Atlanta Braves Reliever Paco Rodriguez Has Tommy John Surgery, Out for 2016
October 2nd, 2015 at 10:39 PM
Atlanta Braves lefty reliever Paco Rodriguez underwent Tommy John surgery Friday, Mark Bowman reports. Rodriguez is expected to miss the entire 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez dealt with elbow issues all season, totaling only 15 innings between MLB and the minor leagues. He came to the Braves along with Hector Olivera in the...

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Adrian Gonzalez Will Catch One in Ribs for “Mickey Mouse” Ears: Video
October 17th, 2013 at 8:32 AM
Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez decided to tweak St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright for saying his antics after hitting a double in game three of the National League Championship Series were "Mickey Mouse." ***VIDEO1*** So, after hitting a go-ahead homer in the third inning of game five, Gonzalez mimicked...