Tagged: ‘Martin Prado’

Atlanta Braves second baseman Brandon Phillips is raking, while Peraza is not
April 18th, 2017 at 4:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Reds' logic to get rid of Brandon Phillips to make room for a new and upcoming young second baseman was sound logic. After all, Brandon Phillips was entering his age 35 season. But for Jose Peraza? And to agree to pay $13MM of his remaining contract while receiving Carlos Portuondo (who's now...

Atlanta Braves Use Homer Barrage to Sweep Arizona Diamondbacks
June 30th, 2013 at 6:22 PM
The Atlanta Braves got back to what they do best on Sunday - hitting homers. They teed off three times in a 6-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks to complete the three-game sweep at Turner Field. Trevor Cahill gave up homers to Freddie Freeman, Brian McCann and Dan Uggla to take...

That Awkward Moment for Atlanta Braves During Chipper Jones’ Jersey Retirement
June 28th, 2013 at 9:58 PM
Make no mistake, the ceremony the Atlanta Braves put on for Chipper Jones and his jersey retirement was great, but there was one subtly awkward moment most people missed. When Chipper thanked his former Braves teammates who now play for the Arizona Diamondbacks, it seems he didn't know that Eric...

Atlanta Braves Officially Retire Chipper Jones’ Number
June 28th, 2013 at 7:55 PM
In a pregame ceremony Friday evening, the Atlanta Braves inducted Chipper Jones into the Braves Hall of Fame and retired his no. 10 jersey. With a stage packed with Ted Turner, scout Paul Schneider, Dale Murphy, Bill Bartholomay, Bobby Cox, Frank Wren, John Schuerholz, parents Larry and Lynn Jones, Dan Uggla,...

Atlanta Braves to Retire Chipper Jones’ Number with Arizona Diamondbacks in Town: Series Preview
June 28th, 2013 at 5:03 PM
Let's be honest. More Atlanta Braves fans are interested in seeing Chipper Jones have his number retired than to actually see their three-game series with the Arizona Diamondbacks at Turner Field. Nevertheless, the games must go on, and they're still important. The Braves have lost six of their last nine games...