Tagged: ‘NL East’

Latest Braves moves in line with recent philosophy
February 13th, 2017 at 1:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Braves finally resolved the an on-again/off-again flirtation with Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips by acquiring the former All-Star and Gold Glover for two minor leaguers. This is the latest veteran acquisition made by Braves, coming on the heels of signing R.A. Dickey, Bartolo Colon and Sean...

Non-roster invitees to watch in the National League East
February 11th, 2017 at 7:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** Hold your breath: Pitchers and catchers report next week. Some guys are already down in Florida and Arizona, putting in early work; others are in the best shape of their lives. The 2017 baseball season is right around the corner, even if the snow on the ground might suggest...

Spring training countdown: Atlanta Braves
January 24th, 2017 at 12:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** Pitchers and catchers begin reporting to spring training camps on Feb. 13 throughout Arizona and Florida. With that in mind, FanRag Sports' John Perrotto is looking at one team day until the eve of the reporting date. Up today are the Atlanta Braves ***** Spring training site: Lake Buena...

Atlanta Braves Look to Clinch NL East in 3 Game Series Against Washington Nationals
September 17th, 2013 at 10:31 AM
The Atlanta Braves are a mere four games away from clinching the NL East, and this week's 3 game series with the Washington Nationals is all that stands in their way. After taking only 1 game at home against the San Diego Padres, the Braves are ready to put the final...

Bats Wake up for the Atlanta Braves, Cruise Past Houston Astros
June 11th, 2011 at 12:12 AM
The lumber came alive in a big way for the Atlanta Braves tonight as they pelted the Houston Astros 11-4 in the first of a four-game series. "We got into some hitters' counts and swung the bat," Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez said. ***PHOTO1***   Center fielder Jordan Schaffer got it started out for the...