Tagged: ‘Mississippi’

Atlanta Braves Relief Pitcher Mauricio Cabrera Could Return Shortly
April 5th, 2017 at 8:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** Braves Relief Pitcher On His Way Back After Beginning Season On DL Today, the Atlanta Braves may have received great news early in the season.  Relief pitcher Mauricio Cabrera has been cleared to play catch and could be on the mound soon. The 23-year-old dealt with elbow soreness throughout the 2017 Spring...

Tommy La Stella Could Be Poised to Take Dan Uggla’s Starting Job
November 18th, 2013 at 7:55 AM
Tommy La Stella cooled off the last couple of weeks of Arizona Fall League action, but he performed well enough over the long haul that the Atlanta Braves have no choice but to consider him a possible replacement for Dan Uggla at second base. ***VIDEO1*** La Stella hit .290 over 62 at-bats...

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 to Continue Spring Training Tradition with Game in Rome
August 14th, 2013 at 8:06 AM
The Atlanta Braves have finished their exhibition season the last couple of years with games against their top prospects at their minor league parks. In 2014, that will happen at Single-A Rome's stadium in northwest Georgia on March 29, Dave O'Brien reports. After closing Spring Training in Gwinnett in 2011 and...