Linda Womack

...for 30 years where she served a two year term as chair. Linda was a resident of Decatur, Georgia, an enthusiastic Atlanta Braves fan, and enjoyed spending time with her nephews and their children. Linda is survived by her sister Gerry Sutton...

Oblique strain slows Braves' Andrelton Simmons

Atlanta Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons has a slight left oblique strain.On the day of the team's first full-squad workout, Braves manager...

Braves' Melvin Upton Jr. out for rest of spring with foot injury

Atlanta Braves outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. is expected to miss the rest of spring training because of inflammation in his left foot.The team...

Mike Minor wins arbitration case against Braves

Pitcher Mike Minor won his salary arbitration case against the Atlanta Braves, leaving players and teams tied at six wins apiece with two hearings remaining.Minor was awarded a raise from $3.85 million...

John Sherrod

...avid horse lover, where he trained race horses for 21 years. His favorite pastimes were dancing and watching the Atlanta Braves baseball. John is survived by his son, Donald (Audrey) Sherrod of Midville, GA; 2 sisters, Annie Mae Johnson...

New-look Atlanta Braves open camp today after overhaul

ATLANTA - Look for plenty of introductions when the Atlanta Braves report for spring training today.The team underwent a massive shake-up over the winter, trading away three of its top hitters...

Atlanta Braves enter Spring Training with many new faces, storylines

The Atlanta Braves will enter Spring Training with several storylines as positions are available and familiar players are worth monitoring.

Former Met Eric Young Jr., Braves agree on minor league deal

Free agent outfielder Eric Young Jr. and the Atlanta Braves have reached agreement on a minor league deal that also includes an invitation to spring training.The 29-year-old Young led...

Braves, ex-close Matt Capps come to terms on minor league deal

The Atlanta Braves have signed former closer Matt Capps to a minor league contract that includes an invitation to major league spring training.Capps...

Braves reliever Shae Simmons likely out for season after Tommy John surgery

Atlanta Braves reliever Shae Simmons is expected to miss the entire 2015 season after having Tommy John surgery for a torn ulnar collateral ligament...