The Atlanta Braves traded the right-handed pitchers David Hale and Gus Schlosser to the Colorado Rockies on Friday for the minor league catchers Jose Briceno and Chris O’Dowd.Upvote Share Tweet
Miller 'stoked' to begin next chapter of career in AtlantaMLB.com 11 hours agoAs Shelby Miller prepares to embark on his new experience with the Braves, he is ready to distance himself from his days as a headstrong young pitcher who was slow to heed the advice he received from Adam Wainwright and some of his other former Cardinal…Upvote Share Tweet
Braves finalize one-year deal with GomesMLB.com 13 hours agoThe Braves officially announced the completion of their one-year deal with outfielder Jonny Gomes on Friday afternoon.Upvote Share Tweet
Porter excited to reunite with Fredi in AtlantaMLB.com Jan 29 (yesterday)As Bo Porter distances himself from his days as the Astros' manager and prepares to assume his new role as the Braves' third-base coach, he is looking forward to the opportunity to be reunited with Atlanta manager Fredi Gonzalez, the man who gave Porter…Upvote Share TweetCuban outfielder Dian Toscano and the Atlanta Braves have agreed to a four-year, $6 million contract.Upvote Share Tweet
Braves sign veteran catcher Buck to Minors dealMLB.com Jan 26 (5 days ago)Attempting to strengthen their organizational depth in the catching department, the Braves have signed veteran John Buck to a Minor League contract with an invite to Spring Training.Upvote Share Tweet
O's land Minor League lefty Rodriguez from BravesThe Orioles acquired left-handed pitcher Daniel Rodriguez from the Braves on Friday in exchange for cash considerations.Upvote Share Tweet
Braves claim Perez off waivers from YankeesThe Braves added to their list of outfield candidates by claiming Eury Perez off waivers from the Yankees on Friday afternoon.Upvote Share Tweet
Kimbrel excited to play for new-look BravesAs Braves president of baseball operations John Hart spent time late Thursday night talking about Jonny Gomes' addition and some of his other offseason moves, Hart again made it crystal clear that he has no desire to trade Craig Kimbrel.Upvote Share TweetVeteran outfielder Jonny Gomes has a new home according to our own Tim Brown: Source: Jonny Gomes has a deal with the Atlanta Braves.— Tim Brown (@TBrownYahoo) January 23, 2015 Gomes has a one-year deal with Braves with a vesting option, according to so…Upvote Share Tweet
Optimistic Fredi eyes postseason for BravesMLB.com Jan 22As the division-rival Nationals have strengthened their bid to win a second straight National League East crown, Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez has read and heard all about how his team's flurry of significant offseason moves signal that 2015 will be a r…Upvote Share TweetInfielder Kelly Johnson and the Atlanta Braves have agreed to a minor league contract.Upvote Share TweetPedro Martinez's Hall of Fame plaque will have the cap of the Boston Red Sox and John Smoltz's will have the Atlanta Braves.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Jan 20As Alex Wood has spent the past few months going through his normal offseason preparations, he has not been given any reason to be concerned about the left forearm soreness that led the Braves to scratch him from starting their regular-season finale in …Upvote Share Tweet
Billy Beane's moves have Athletics good to go, while John Hart's deals have Braves gone for seasonnydailynews.com Jan 17Way back in 1976 when TV mogul Ted Turner bought the Braves and put them on his TBS Superstation, he re-christened them “America’s Team.”Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Jan 16It appears Mike Minor will become the first Braves player to experience an arbitration hearing since the club won its 2001 case against John Rocker.Upvote Share Tweet
Braves avoid arbitration with lefty reliever RussellMLB.com Jan 15The Braves and left-handed reliever James Russell avoided arbitration Thursday afternoon when they agreed to a one-year, $2.425 million contract. Mike Minor now stands as Atlanta's only unsigned arbitration-eligible player.Upvote Share Tweet
Braves maintain confidence in offense after major turnoverMLB.com Jan 15Those who watched the Braves in 2014 and then went into hibernation over the past two months might find it hard to believe some think their offense could prove to be even worse this season. Such is the case now the Braves have traded Jason Heyward, Just…Upvote Share Tweet
Quebec Hockey Teams Can't Wait Until Game, Brawl During Warmupsdeadspin.com Jan 15The Quebec-based Ligue Nord-Américaine de Hockey blatantly uses fighting as its main draw, so the only surprising part of Sunday's brawl between the Laval Braves and the Saint-Georges Cool FM 103.5 is that the two teams didn't wait until the game starte…Upvote Share Tweet
Gattis Heading To HoustonJan 14Eric Karabell discusses how the Astros hope to benefit by the addition of Evan Gattis, acquiring him in a trade with the Atlanta Braves for three prospects.
Hank Aaron Joins Group Pursuing Hawks OwnershipJan 12ESPN senior basketball writer Marc Stein discusses Hank Aaron's interest in buying the Atlanta Hawks.
Padres Complete Big Three With Upton TradeDec 19Buster Olney discusses the excitement surrounding San Diego's new outfield after the Padres made deals to acquire Wil Myers, Matt Kemp and Justin Upton.
Sources: Padres Acquire Justin UptonDec 19Tim Kurkjian discusses the improvements made by the Padres after they added outfielders Justin Upton, Matt Kemp and Wil Myers.
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