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A couple of Atlanta Braves catching prospects are off to hot starts
April 21st, 2017 at 2:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's been well known for quite some time that the Atlanta Braves haven't had a lot of depth at their catcher position. To the Braves' defense, they're not the only organization suffering from such a dilemma. Catching prospects are extremely hard to find, so teach your kids how to catch. Since...

Braves 2017 Season Previews: Rio Ruiz
March 20th, 2017 at 5:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** Continuing our 2017 Atlanta Braves Player Previews is a look at potential starting third baseman, Rio Ruiz. When the Evan Gattis trade went down for the Braves in 2015, Rio Ruiz was coming off of a great season. Ruiz excelled in High-A for the Astros, hitting .293/.387/.436 to go along with...

Atlanta Braves’ Mike Foltynewicz Has Rib Removed to Treat Blood Clots
September 22nd, 2015 at 2:43 PM
When you have to have things removed for any medical reason, you're probably having a bad day. For Mike Foltynewicz, the Atlanta Braves' rookie pitcher has a pretty terrible month. After being hospitalized Friday with blood clots in his right arm, Folty had half a rib removed to help relieve...

David Carpenter Ejected Protecting Gerald Laird in Dustup Between Atlanta Braves, Colorado Rockies: Video
June 12th, 2014 at 9:59 PM
David Carpenter was ejected from the Atlanta Braves' 10-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Thursday after hitting Corey Dickerson with a pitch. ***VIDEO1*** The incident occurred just one pitch after Dickerson caught Gerald Laird under the mask with a long follow through, resulting in Laird's early exit. Carpenter looked surprised to...

Brian McCann Departure Big Loss for Atlanta Braves
November 25th, 2013 at 6:56 PM
Atlanta Braves veteran catcher Brian McCann became the second all-star to leave the team in less than a week, creating an even bigger leadership void in the young Braves clubhouse. McCann agreed to a 5-year, $85 million dollar deal with the New York Yankees on Saturday that carries an option for...