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Will The Atlanta Braves Re-Sign Jeff Francoeur?
February 18th, 2017 at 11:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** Will there be an Atlanta Braves and Jeff Francoeur reunion (again)? The bats have begun to crack. The gloves have begun to pop. The aroma of fresh cut grass is refreshing. Spring training is upon us and a new baseball season is on its way. The thought of baseball can make you...

Atlanta Braves’ First Full Day of Workouts; Bartolo, Dickey, Ender, Kemp
February 15th, 2017 at 12:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** Still reeling in the excitement that is Spring Training, the Atlanta Braves held their first full day of team workouts. All Eyes were on Bartolo Colon, R.A. Dickey, Matt Kemp, and Ender Inciarte. One of the most fun parts of Atlanta Braves Spring Training, for me, is the introduction of the...

Atlanta Braves Morning Chop: PITCHERS AND CATCHERS REPORTING
February 14th, 2017 at 8:11 AM
***PHOTO1*** TODAY IS THE DAY when Atlanta Braves Pitchers and Catchers are set to report in!  Hibernation is over!  Baseball is back! It is time.  Members of the 2017 Atlanta Braves at all levels are checking in at Walt Disney World this morning. Lots of handshakes, hugs, and back slaps.  Physicals will be...

Former Atlanta Brave Phil Niekro Helping Baltimore Orioles Minor Leaguers Develop Knuckleball
August 12th, 2013 at 9:23 PM
Atlanta Braves Hall of Famer Phil Niekro is still busy at the age of 74. The ageless knuckleballer has found a home with the Baltimore Orioles in helping develop pitchers who utilize the pitch that made his career. Niekro is helping turn Orioles minor leaguers Zach Clark, Zach Staniewicz and Eddie Gamboa into full-time knuckleball...

Atlanta Braves not Fooled by Knuckleball, Blow Out Toronto Blue Jays
May 31st, 2013 at 7:35 AM
Fredi Gonzalez sat Dan Uggla, B.J. Upton and Jason Heyward for the series finale with the Toronto Blue Jays at Turner Field, and the Atlanta Braves ended up with a big 11-3 win. ***VIDEO1*** The new-look lineup provided a season-high 16 hits and a career-high four RBIs from Ramiro Pena as the...