This is the February 19, 2013 news archive. View today's Braves rumors and news.
Dale Murphy Once Got A Lame Autograph From Richard Nixon
deadspin.com Updated Feb 19, 2013
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 Tweet
The Atlanta Braves will retire Chipper Jones' number and induct him into the team's hall of fame on June 28.Share Tweet
Braves closer Kimbrel knocks in hole-in-oneESPN.com Feb 19, 2013Atlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel was almost unhittable in 2012. He has bigger plans this season.Share Tweet
Uggla looking to rip with more consistencyMLB.com Feb 19, 2013The 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.Share Tweet
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.