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McAuley: Braves Addition of Adams Could Be Crucial
May 24th, 2017 at 10:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** There is no contingency plan to replace a superstar. But that's exactly what the Atlanta Braves have been tasked with after losing All-Star first baseman Freddie Freeman to a broken wrist on May 17. Enter Matt Adams. Acting quickly, Atlanta general manager John Coppolella found a trade partner and brokered...

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...

MLB suspends five minor leaguers following failed drug tests
February 15th, 2017 at 6:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** According to an official statement released by the league on Wednesday afternoon, Major League Baseball has suspended five minor league players. With all five receiving at least 50-game suspensions, free agent outfielder L.J. Hoes, Atlanta Braves' infielder Gabe Howell, Arizona Diamondbacks' catcher Ryan January, St. Louis Cardinals' left-handed pitcher...

Rumors and Rumblings: Hacking a constant concern for MLB teams
January 31st, 2017 at 12:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** It has become the first order of business in many baseball operations departments when an employee leaves the organization. Everyone changes their passwords to the team's computer systems. "Each team has so much proprietary information now, whether it's scouting reports or statistical analysis, that it's imperative to have the...

Boston Red Sox David Ortiz First Confirmed Steroid User Since Manny Ramirez to Win World Series MVP
October 31st, 2013 at 8:13 AM
David Ortiz had a pretty immaculate performance in the six-game World Series win by the Boston Red Sox, and he joined the elite ranks of World Series MVP, becoming the first confirmed steroid user to win the award since Manny Ramirez in 2004. Ortiz had an even better performance than Manny's,...