This is the January 24, 2013 news archive. View today's Braves rumors and news.
The Arizona Diamondbacks' decision to trade Justin Upton to the Atlanta Braves for Martin Prado, Randall Delgado, and a handful of prospects is a curious one. Upton had a relatively disappointing season in 2012 (he still posted 2.5 WAR according to Fang…Share Tweet
Uptons elated over 'surreal' turn of eventsMLB.com Jan 24, 2013When Justin Upton awoke on Thursday, he saw that he had a missed call and text message from his older brother. Like the rest of the baseball world, B.J. Upton wanted to confirm that the Braves had indeed acquired the younger Upton. "It’s kind of su…Share Tweet
HGTV takes you into the multimillion-dollar domain of John Smoltzyahoo.com Jan 24, 2013Who knew being a Cooperstown-lock pitcher could be so profitable? HGTV's drool-with-envy show "Million Dollar Rooms" is taking you inside (and outside) the Milton, Ga. home of former Atlanta Braves pitcher John Smoltz. And as you can see from …Share Tweet
Braves Trade For Justin UptonJan 24Buster Olney breaks down the Braves' trade with the Diamondbacks for Justin Upton.
Buster Blog: Clock Ticking On Justin Upton DealJan 24Buster Olney blogs about why there should be a sense of urgency for the Diamondbacks to trade Justin Upton.