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Atlanta Braves’ Scott Downs to Continue Pitching Through Broken Finger
September 16th, 2013 at 8:32 AM
Scott Downs is actually pitching through pain in his fractured right ring finger, but the Atlanta Braves reliever intends to keep chugging, even while wearing a splint inside his glove. ***VIDEO1*** Downs was injured when he was struck by a comebacker on the back of his glove Sept.7, causing him to miss...

Atlanta Braves Reliever Scott Downs not Deterred by Broken Finger
September 11th, 2013 at 9:58 AM
Scott Downs, the Atlanta Braves relief pitcher acquired in a trade with the Los Angeles Angels on July 29, is not expected to miss any playing time after being hit with a line drive Saturday night. ***PHOTO1*** The 36 year-old left hander was hit with a Chase Utley comebacker in Saturday's loss to the...

Atlanta Braves’ Scott Downs Has Broken Finger, not Expected to Go on Disabled List
September 7th, 2013 at 10:42 PM
Atlanta Braves pitcher Scott Downs had a scary moment when he was nailed by a comebacker from Chase Utley in the Atlanta Braves' 6-5 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday at Citizens Bank Park. Fox Sports South reports that he has a non-displaced fracture in the top of his...

Atlanta Braves’ Scott Downs Leaves Game Against Philadelphia Phillies After Being Drilled by Comebacker
September 7th, 2013 at 9:24 PM
Atlanta Braves lefty pitcher Scott Downs has left their game with the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park after being hit by a comebacker off the bat of Chase Utley. Utley lined the second pitch he saw from Downs right back up the middle, hitting downs on his right, non-throwing hand....

Atlanta Braves Make No Moves at Non-Waiver Trade Deadline
July 31st, 2013 at 4:22 PM
Major League Baseball's non-waiver trade deadline has come and gone at 4 p.m. Eastern time, but the Atlanta Braves refrained from making any major moves. The Houston Astros shipped Bud Norris, who was known to be targeted by Atlanta, to the Baltimore Orioles. That's fine; his platoon splits were awful. The Boston...

Brandon Beachy Struggles, Andrelton Simmons Hits Walk-Off Triple in Atlanta Braves Win Over Colorado Rockies
July 30th, 2013 at 12:13 AM
Brandon Beachy's return to the Atlanta Braves from Tommy John didn't exactly go as planned Monday, but Andrelton Simmons saved the day with a walk-off triple in the 10th inning of a 9-8 win over the Colorado Rockies at Turner Field. ***VIDEO1*** Dan Uggla started the fateful 10th inning with a lead-off walk...

Atlanta Braves Designate Kameron Loe for Assignment
July 29th, 2013 at 10:22 PM
With the acquisition of lefty reliever Scott Downs, the Atlanta Braves had to make room on their roster, so they designated Kameron Loe for assignment, the team announced via Twitter.   LHP Scott Downs has been activated and RHP Kameron Loe has been designated for assignment. — Atlanta Braves (@Braves) July 29, 2013 Loe...

Atlanta Braves Make Trade for Reliever Scott Downs from Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
July 29th, 2013 at 3:24 PM
The Atlanta Braves have made their trade for a left-handed relief pitcher, acquiring Scott Downs from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in exchange for Triple-A pitcher Cory Rasmus, multiple sources report. Downs has a 1.82 ERA in 43 appearances with the Angels this year. He has been used as both...