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Atlanta Braves Enjoy Much Needed Off Day Before Heading to Philadelphia
September 5th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
The Atlanta Braves have been beleaguered by injuries in their 2013 campaign, losing Jason Heyward, Reed Johnson, Jordan Schafer, Justin Upton, Johnny Venters, Eric O'Flaherty, Brian McCann, Ramiro Peña, Tim Hudson, Tyler Pastornicky, and Christhian Martinez. These injuries have ranged from day-to-day, to season-ending, yet haven't stopped the Braves from maintaining...

Atlanta Braves Could Pursue Waiver Trade for Tampa Bay Rays’ Ryan Roberts
August 16th, 2013 at 8:00 PM
The Atlanta Braves have lost Tyler Pastornicky for the year with a torn ACL, Dan Uggla is on the disabled list for eye surgery and Paul Janish can't really hit. Frank Wren was already shopping the waiver wire for a backup infielder who would provide an offensive upgrade, and he may...

Season Over for Tyler Pastornicky, Atlanta Braves Call up Phil Gosselin
August 16th, 2013 at 3:34 PM
Tyler Pastornicky, called up from the minors this week by the Atlanta Braves, will have season-ending knee surgery, the Braves announced today. Pastornicky suffered a torn ACL after colliding with right fielder Jason Heyward on a play Wednesday night. He was called up from Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday to start in place...

Atlanta Braves Schedule MRI for Tyler Pastornicky’s Knee
August 15th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
It probably sounds worse than it really is, but the Atlanta Braves have scheduled an MRI on Thursday for Tyler Pastornicky's sprained left knee that he sustained when he collided with Jason Heyward, ajc.com reports. Pastornicky was just called up Tuesday to fill in for Dan Uggla, who went on the disabled...

Brandon Beachy and Jason Heyward Lead Atlanta Braves Over Philadelphia Phillies
August 15th, 2013 at 12:22 AM
Brandon Beachy gave up two runs over six innings and Jason Heyward continued to sizzle in the leadoff spot as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 on a rainy night at Turner Field. The Braves maintain their 14 game lead over the Washington Nationals in the National League East...

Atlanta Braves 2B Tyler Pastornicky Suffers Injury in Collision with Jason Heyward
August 14th, 2013 at 10:30 PM
Atlanta Braves second baseman Tyler Pastornicky, filling in for starter Dan Uggla, collided with right fielder Jason Heyward while attempting to catch a fly ball in the top of the third inning. Pastornicky suffered a sprained left knee and is listed as day-to-day. The injury is a major blow to Pastornicky who...

Kris Medlen Hits, Pitches Way to Atlanta Braves Win Over Philadelphia Phillies
August 13th, 2013 at 10:54 PM
Kris Medlen showed just what a National League pitcher is capable of Tuesday night at Turner Field, leading the Atlanta Braves with his bat and with his arm to a 3-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. Medlen drove in the game's first run with a two-out RBI-double in the second inning...

Dan Uggla Goes on Disabled List with LASIK Surgery, Atlanta Braves Recall Tyler Pastornicky
August 13th, 2013 at 4:09 PM
Dan Uggla has apparently had it with his contacts and vision problems. The Atlanta Braves placed Uggs on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday as he underwent LASIK surgery, kffl.com reports. They called up Tyler Pastornicky from Triple-A Gwinnett to fill his spot. Uggla seemed to adjust to his contact lenses but recently took a...

Atlanta Braves Call up Kameron Loe, Option Tyler Pastornicky to Triple-A
July 21st, 2013 at 2:47 PM
The Atlanta Braves have called up right-handed reliever Kameron Loe from Triple-A Gwinnett to add more bullpen depth. To make room for Loe, they optioned Tyler Pastornicky to Triple-A Gwinnett. Loe started the season with the Seattle Mariners, where he struggled through 6 2/3 innings, giving up eight runs. He was...

Mike Minor Allows Three Homers, Atlanta Braves Drop Series to New York Mets
June 21st, 2013 at 8:49 AM
The Atlanta Braves just couldn't seem to put it together in the finale of their five-game series with the New York Mets at Turner Field. Mike Minor gave up three home runs and the offense wasted gobs of opportunities in the 4-3 loss on Thursday. ***VIDEO1*** All three Mets homers were solo...

Atlanta Braves Place Evan Gattis on DL, Call-up Tyler Pastornicky
June 18th, 2013 at 10:27 AM
The Atlanta Braves have placed catcher Evan Gattis on the 15-day disabled list with a strained oblique, and called-up utility infielder Tyler Pastornicky from Triple-A Gwinnett to take his place. Gattis, who started game one of the Braves' five-game series against the New York Mets, was set to be replaced by...

Brian McCann Comes Off Disabled List, Atlanta Braves Option Tyler Pastornicky to Minors
May 6th, 2013 at 8:45 AM
With All-Star catcher Brian McCann coming off the disabled list in time for the series opener with the Cincinnati Reds, the Atlanta Braves have made room for him by optioning Tyler Pastornicky to Triple-A Gwinnett, ajc.com reports. McCann appears ready after offseason shoulder surgery, having gone 8-for-23 with a double and...

Atlanta Braves Call up Tyler Pastornicky, Jason Heyward Recovering After Surgery
April 23rd, 2013 at 4:13 PM
The Atlanta Braves called up Tyler Pastornicky from Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday to take the place of Jason Heyward while he's on the disabled list, braves.com reports. Pastornicky has mostly played second base in the minors this year but has also played shortstop and even some corner outfield during Spring Training....

Toronto Blue Jays Interested in Trading with Atlanta Braves for Tyler Pastornicky
April 14th, 2013 at 7:21 PM
The Toronto Blue Jays have expressed interest to the Atlanta Braves for a trade involving Tyler Pastornicky, Jim Bowden tweets. ***PHOTO1*** Pastornicky originally came to Braves in the July 2010 trade that also brought Alex Gonzalez to Atlanta while shipping off Yunel Escobar, but the Blue Jays are desperate for a stopgap...

Jordan Schafer Makes Roster, Atlanta Braves Send Tyler Pastornicky and Jose Constanza to Minors
March 26th, 2013 at 10:08 PM
All the work Jordan Schafer put in over Spring Training has paid off, as he is now in position to make the 25-man roster after the Atlanta Braves optioned Jose Constanza and Tyler Pastornicky to the minors. Schafer hasn't exactly been lights out this spring with just a .237 average, but...

Dan Uggla Still not Producing for Atlanta Braves in Spring Training
March 19th, 2013 at 8:43 AM
If this keeps up, Dan Uggla may become the Atlanta Braves' highest paid bench player. In a 17-10 win over the Philadelphia Phillies in which nine Braves recorded hits and six players had multiple hits, Uggla was saddled with an 0-for-4 line with two strikeouts. Granted, Kris Medlen had an ugly...

Fredi Gonzalez Unhappy with Jordan Schafer, Tyler Pastornicky
February 14th, 2013 at 7:56 AM
Arriving to Spring Training at least a day or two early has essentially become the culture in the Major Leagues, particularly with the Atlanta Braves. So when Jordan Schafer and Tyler Pastornicky hadn't arrived on Wednesday with the Braves starting full squad workouts Thursday, manager Fredi Gonzalez made sure he...

Kris Medlen Dominates, Atlanta Braves Win 2-1 in Walk-Off Fashion Against Washington Nationals
September 15th, 2012 at 12:01 PM
The Washington Nationals have seemingly had the Atlanta Braves' number all year long. The Braves were finally able to exact a little revenge due to a stellar pitching performance from Kris Medlen and a little luck.  While the Braves were kept in check most of the night, they were able to...

Brian McCann, Tyler Pastornicky Rejoin Atlanta Braves
July 14th, 2012 at 1:24 PM
In two roster moves, the Atlanta Braves brought back Brian McCann from paternity leave and Tyler Pastornicky from Triple-A Gwinnett. The move also sent J.C. Boscan back to Gwinnett. McCann returns to the Braves from the birth of his first child on Friday, but Pastornicky was re-called to fill the roster spot...

Brandon Beachy Pitches Shutout, Atlanta Braves Split Series with 7-0 Victory Over Florida Marlins
May 17th, 2012 at 11:54 PM
Brandon Beachy went into Thursday night's game as the major league leader in ERA. It's safe to say he improved on that number. Beachy pitched his first career shutout as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Florida Marlins 7-0 to earn a series split. Beachy gave up only five hits and recorded six strikeouts...