Tagged: ‘Michael Bourn’

Atlanta Braves Looking Trade Michael Bourn, Nick Swisher
January 4th, 2016 at 6:54 PM
Though surprising to absolutely no one, Mark Bowman reports that the Atlanta Braves are looking to move Michael Bourn or Nick Swisher, or possibly both. ***PHOTO1*** As it stands, both Bourn and Swisher would serve as backups to Hector Olivera in left field, Ender Inciarte in center and Nick Markakis in right....

Atlanta Braves Dodge Bullet with Michael Bourn Signing with Cleveland Indians
February 12th, 2013 at 8:38 AM
All of a sudden, the National League East seems a lot friendlier to Atlanta Braves. The New York Mets, who were considered a front runner for free agent and former Atlanta center fielder Michael Bourn, lost out to the Cleveland Indians when Bourn agreed to a four-year contract Monday. The Mets...

Michael Bourn Still a Possibility for the Atlanta Braves
January 22nd, 2013 at 8:52 PM
At the conclusion of the 2012 season, it seemed very unlikely that Michael Bourn would don an Atlanta Braves uniform in 2013. However, with spring training quickly approaching and the Braves still looking for an outfielder, Bourn may find himself manning the outfield at Turner Field once again. While there is...

Atlanta Braves Exercise Option on Tim Hudson: What It Means
November 3rd, 2012 at 1:35 PM
It was a near certainty that the Atlanta Braves were going to pick up Tim Hudson's option for the 2013 season. He not only provides much-needed veteran leadership and stability to a young pitching staff, but also to the entire team following Chipper Jones' retirement. Hudson ended the season with a...

Atlanta Braves Make Qualifying Offer to Michael Bourn
November 2nd, 2012 at 11:43 PM
The Atlanta Braves have made a qualifying offer to potential free agent center fielder Michael Bourn before Friday's deadline. Bourn now has a week to accept or decline the one-year offer worth $13.3 million, and he is expected to reject it and become a free agent. That would leave him free...