Tagged: ‘Atlanta Braves’

Former Yankees’ Andruw Jones Expected to Announce Retirement, Ending 21-Year Career
January 31st, 2016 at 10:18 AM
Andruw Jones was looking to make a comeback to the major leagues after almost three years away, but it looks like the 38-year-old outfielder is halting the comeback plans for good. ***PHOTO1*** Jones, who last played in MLB back in the 2012 season and last played any kind of baseball in 2014,...

Braves Select Yankees’ Evan Rutckyj with No. 3 Pick in 2015 MLB Rule 5 Draft
December 10th, 2015 at 10:53 AM
In the 2015 MLB Rule 5 Draft, the New York Yankees lost two prospect within the first three picks. ***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Reds took Class-AAA Scranton outfielder Jake Cave with the second pick in the draft and with the third pick in the draft, the Atlanta Braves took left-handed pitcher Evan Rutckyj. ***PHOTO2*** The...

MLB Hot Stove: Yankees Unlikely to Trade for Shelby Miller with Braves Asking for Top Prospects
December 3rd, 2015 at 9:05 AM
This past week, the New York Yankees inquired on trading for Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Shelby Miller and found out that the price tag was extremely high on him when they asked for Luis Severino. ***PHOTO1*** The Braves asking for Severino was the second time that they asked the Yankees for their...

MLB Hot Stove: Yankees Interested in Shelby Miller, Braves Have Asked for Luis Severino
November 30th, 2015 at 4:58 PM
In spring training, the New York Yankees tried to get Craig Kimbrel from the Atlanta Braves and Luis Severino's name came up in the trade talks. The Yankees unwillingness to take Melvin Upton ended up being the deal breaker and both teams moved on, as the Braves ended up dealing...

MLB Trade Rumors: Braves Recently Tried to Trade for Yankees’ Luis Severino
November 27th, 2015 at 3:47 PM
The Atlanta Braves are basically having themselves a fire sale this winter; as they recently traded Andrelton Simmons and Cameron Maybin, are shopping Freddie Freeman and look like they want to compete for the number one overall pick for the 2017 MLB Draft because as of right now, Atlanta is...