Category: ‘NL East’

Latest Braves moves in line with recent philosophy
February 13th, 2017 at 1:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Braves finally resolved the an on-again/off-again flirtation with Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips by acquiring the former All-Star and Gold Glover for two minor leaguers. This is the latest veteran acquisition made by Braves, coming on the heels of signing R.A. Dickey, Bartolo Colon and Sean...

Non-roster invitees to watch in the National League East
February 11th, 2017 at 7:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** Hold your breath: Pitchers and catchers report next week. Some guys are already down in Florida and Arizona, putting in early work; others are in the best shape of their lives. The 2017 baseball season is right around the corner, even if the snow on the ground might suggest...

Spring training countdown: Atlanta Braves
January 24th, 2017 at 12:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** Pitchers and catchers begin reporting to spring training camps on Feb. 13 throughout Arizona and Florida. With that in mind, FanRag Sports' John Perrotto is looking at one team day until the eve of the reporting date. Up today are the Atlanta Braves ***** Spring training site: Lake Buena...

Philadelphia Phillies No-hit Atlanta Braves: Video
September 2nd, 2014 at 9:47 AM
Cole Hamels and the Philadelphia Phillies combined to no-hit the Atlanta Braves on Monday, highlighting the Braves' offensive woes this season. Even with five walks, they struck out 12 times in a 7-0 loss. ***VIDEO1*** Jonathan Papelbon finished the game with a perfect ninth, but Hamels continued his dominance over Atlanta with...

Atlanta Braves Celebrate National League East Title with Group Hug on Field: Video
September 23rd, 2013 at 7:37 AM
The Atlanta Braves got their hugging ways from Freddie Freeman, and that rubbed off in their celebration of clinching the National League East crown Sunday. ***VIDEO1*** The Braves kept it tame and classy (unlike the Los Angeles Dodgers) with what amounted to a giant, bouncing group hug in the middle of the...