This is the February 19, 2013 news archive. View today's Braves rumors and news.
Dale Murphy Once Got A Lame Autograph From Richard NixonUpdated Feb 19 Share Tweet
Yesterday, former Atlanta Braves star and beloved-by-the-internet old dude Dale Murphy decided to celebrate President's Day by showing his Twitter followers a picture of one of his prized pieces of memorabilia: a baseball with Richard Nixon's autograph …
Share TweetThe Atlanta Braves will retire Chipper Jones' number and induct him into the team's hall of fame on June 28.
Braves closer Kimbrel knocks in hole-in-oneUpdated Feb 19 Share TweetAtlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel was almost unhittable in 2012. He has bigger plans this season.Source: ESPN.com
Uggla looking to rip with more consistencyUpdated Feb 19 Share TweetThe early word out of Braves camp was that Dan Uggla was more ripped than ever -- a seemingly comical claim, given Uggla's notoriously Popeye-like physique.Source: MLB.com
Peter King: Free agency this year loaded with talent, not big spenders; ma…Feb 19Although there are four teams with more than $30 million in cap room with the dawn of free agency two weeks away, I expect this to be a stingy season for one of the best free agent classes ever.
NBA Coast to Coast: Second-half storylines to watch in EastFeb 19Here's a look at some of the top second-half storylines to watch in the East.