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Atlanta Braves Lose Peter Moylan to Los Angeles Dodgers
January 17th, 2013 at 3:40 PM
Atlanta Braves reliever Peter Moylan was non-tendered by the Braves earlier in the offseason with hopes that the two sides could work out a new deal.  The two sides reached an impasse and now Moylan is moving on with a minor league deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers. When healthy, Peter...

Will Peter Moylan Return to Atlanta Braves?
November 24th, 2012 at 5:54 PM
Peter Moylan managed to get a one-year minor league contract from the Atlanta Braves for 2012 after being plagued by injuries during 2011. After finally appearing in a few games at the end of last season, will the Braves bring him back in 2013? The injury-prone Aussie submariner has traditionally been very...

Brian McCann’s Sac Fly in 10th Inning Leads Atlanta Braves to Sweep of New York Mets
September 9th, 2012 at 9:32 PM
The road back to production continued for Brian McCann on Sunday afternoon at Citi Field, when he hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the 10th inning to lead the Atlanta Braves in a sweep of the New York Mets in a 3-2 final. The sac fly was McCann's sixth RBI in...

Peter Moylan Perfect in Atlanta Braves Return
September 1st, 2012 at 7:06 PM
Three batters and three groundouts, and Peter Moylan is finally back with the Atlanta Braves after a surprise September call-up. It took 11 months after shoulder surgery, but Moylan finally worked his way back through four levels and 21 games of minor league ball. He struck out 21 in batters in 22...

Peter Moylan Pitches in First Rehab Game
June 30th, 2012 at 5:42 PM
Atlanta Braves reliever Peter Moylan pitched in a game for the first time since September in a rehab stint in the Gulf Coast League on Saturday, braves.com reports. Moylan, who had surgery for a torn rotator cuff and labrumlast October, threw just seven pitches to the Yankees' GCL team in a perfect inning...

Tim Hudson, Peter Moylan Showing Patience in Rehab
February 19th, 2012 at 8:21 PM
Atlanta Braves pitchers Tim Hudson and Peter Moylan are both attempting to return from surgeries within the past few months, but neither will be rushing onto the field. ***PHOTO1*** Hudson, who finally underwent a spinal fusion surgery on Nov. 28 that he had been putting off, reported to Spring Training with the...

Atlanta Braves Re-Sign Peter Moylan to Minor League Deal
January 17th, 2012 at 10:02 PM
The Atlanta Braves re-signed Peter Moylan to a minor league deal on Tuesday. The deal, worth $1 million on a prorated basis for time in the majors plus incentives, also includes an invitation to spring training. ***PHOTO1*** Moylan had an injury-riddled 2011 season. He had back surgery in May and arthroscopic shoulder...

Atlanta Braves May Non-Tender, Re-sign Peter Moylan
December 7th, 2011 at 8:18 PM
With the non-tender deadline rapidly approach at midnight Thursday, it seems the Atlanta Braves may non-tender Peter Moylan in order to avoid salary arbitration. Moylan is expected to fetch upwards of $2 million if he goes through the arbitration process, but Frank Wren met with Moylan's agent to discuss possibly non-tendering and re-signing...

Peter Moylan Has Twitter Dust-up with Nickelback
December 4th, 2011 at 5:06 PM
Atlanta Braves reliever Peter Moylan was on both ends of digital insults on Twitter after apparently not enjoying rock band Nickelback's halftime performance on Thanksgiving. ***PHOTO1*** The Canadian quartet played during the Detroit Lions' loss to the Green Bay Packers, and their scheduling had already been met by some outcry. Moylan tweeted the...

Peter Moylan Faces Shoulder Surgery, George Sherrill Returns from Injury
September 27th, 2011 at 6:29 PM
Atlanta Braves reliever Peter Moylan will have surgery to repair a torn labrum and a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder. A second opinion from renowned orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews confirmed the original diagnosis. The surgery will likely sideline Moylan for four to six months, but an official timetable...

Tommy Hanson Cuts Short Instructional League Start, Peter Moylan Has Torn Rotator Cuff
September 24th, 2011 at 8:45 AM
The Atlanta Braves received a double dose of bad news for their pitching staff again Friday, when Peter Moylan was diagnosed with a torn labrum and rotator cuff, and when Tommy Hanson exited his instructional league start after only two innings due to shoulder soreness. ***PHOTO1*** Moylan, who was out from April...

Brian McCann Hits Clutch Homer to Snap Atlanta Braves’ Skid, Even Series with Florida Marlins
September 14th, 2011 at 9:17 AM
Fredi Gonzalez's closed door team meeting Tuesday seemed to work as the Atlanta Braves snapped their season-long four-game losing streak to even the series with the Florida Marlins. Brian McCann entered the game hitting .159 since returning from the disabled list and blaming Monday night's loss on himself, but his three-run...

Atlanta Braves Give up Lead, Swept by Philadelphia Phillies
September 8th, 2011 at 9:28 AM
The Atlanta Braves finally suffered their first three-game sweep of the season at the hands of the Philadelphia Philles, and some unusual circumstances produced that. The Phillies came from behind on the Atlanta bullpen to take the final game 3-2. The game started by Brandon Beachy throwing a gem, giving up one...

Cliff Lee Shuts Down Atlanta Braves, Philadelphia Phillies Light up Derek Lowe
September 6th, 2011 at 9:26 AM
The Atlanta Braves can now only hope Derek Lowe can return to his September 2010 form after the 38-year-old pitcher returned to his July 2011 self Monday. The Philadelphia Phillies roughed him up for seven runs - five earned - over five innings to take the first game of an...

Tommy Hanson’s Return Pushed Back, Peter Moylan to Start Rehab
August 19th, 2011 at 8:45 AM
It turns out Tommy Hanson will not return for the Atlanta Braves against the Chicago Cubs after all. The right-hander said he no longer feels discomfort in his right shoulder is no longer there, but it is not to the point where he is able to effectively pitch. "I threw today...