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Dickey’s Knuckler Working Fine As Braves Befuddle Phillies
June 8th, 2017 at 11:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** By The Sports Xchange ATLANTA â?? R.A. Dickey appears to be trending in the right direction. The veteran pitched his best game of the season, baffling the Philadelphia Phillies for seven innings to break a personal six-game winless streak, helping the Atlanta Braves to a 3-1 victory Thursday. "For whatever...

Braves close out April in Milwaukee
April 28th, 2017 at 2:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Fresh off a two-game sweep of the New York Mets, the Atlanta Braves will travel to the Midwest to take on the Milwaukee Brewers and the offensive juggernaut that is Eric Thames. The Braves enter the series with a...

A Low-Key Ryan Howard Hopes to Make an Impact with Braves
April 27th, 2017 at 9:08 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's not everyday you see a former MVP playing in Triple-A baseball, but that is what is going on right now with the Gwinnett Braves. Back on April 6th, I was on the air on Duke and Bell, discussing the start of my ninth season as voice of the G-Braves at...

Which minor-league teams will be most exciting in 2017?
April 7th, 2017 at 4:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** Thursday saw the opening weekend of the 2017 Minor League Baseball season commence. Many of the rosters were finalized earlier this week. While none received the fanfare that the Columbia Fireflies received when they penciled Tim Tebow into the lineup, there are plenty of exciting rosters to keep an eye...

Braves sign Ryan Howard to minor league deal
April 6th, 2017 at 1:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** According to an official statement released by the club on Thursday morning, the Atlanta Braves have signed free agent first baseman Ryan Howard to a minor league contract. Sources have also informed FanRag Sports' own Jon Heyman that Howard will earn $750,000 if he is to reach the major...