State of the Braves, part 2

A series on the state of the Atlanta Braves. Part 1 can be found here. Part 2: Adjusting the timetable. When I sat down to write the second part of my series, it was...

Braves to bring back A.J. Pierzynski

The Atlanta Braves agreed to terms Wednesday on a one-year, $3 million contract with catcher A.J. Pierzynski that will be finalized once he...

Newberry: Results from rebuilding might take Braves longer than expected

ATLANTA - Two years ago, the Atlanta Braves won 96 games and a division championship.Now, they're barely recognizable.Be wary when team officials, as they always do...

Former Atlanta Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson in coma, report says

Former Atlanta Braves right-hander Tommy Hanson is in a coma at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, according to a report by WSB-TV.Details about the...

State of the Braves, part 1

A series on the state of the Atlanta Braves. Part 1: Learning from the Kansas City Royals. My first edition of the State of the Braves wasn't exactly groundbreaking considering...

Royals honored at parade through downtown

...next season, gave no hint about his possible future with the team.Johnny Gomes, a midseason acquisition from the Atlanta Braves who didn't make the playoff roster but was credited with bringing positive energy to the clubhouse, was the most...

Braves legend Niekro greets fans at Augusta stop

Atlanta Braves legend and Hall of Famer Phil Niekro appeared in Augusta on Tuesday during a campaign stop for Joe Mullins.

Wrigley Field returns to big stage

...Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts and executive Theo Epstein at the cafe, and he said he was there in August when several Atlanta Braves rookies in uniform made a coffee run for the veterans.When Cubs manager Joe Maddon was asked about the quirks of...

Shelby Miller ends 24-winless start drought

...winless streak, holding his former St. Louis teammates to three hits through eight scoreless innings and leading the Atlanta Braves over St. Louis 6-0 in Sunday's doubleheader opener."As a team, we haven't been this excited in a long time...

Braves blank Cardinals

ATLANTA - Julio Teheran pitched six strong innings, Daniel Castro drove in two runs and the Atlanta Braves beat the NL Central champion St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 on Friday night.St. Louis, which opens the postseason at home next...