Race for spot in Braves' rotation heats up

...Eric Stults showed Monday why the Atlanta Braves might be comfortable with either rounding...walk over the last five innings of the Braves' 4-2 Grapefruit League win over the Detroit Tigers.Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez was pleased to see...

Atlanta Braves' Eric Young Jr. is taking advantage of chance in center field

...reported to spring training with the Atlanta Braves on a minor league deal, simply hoping...One major drawback for Young and the Braves: His lack of experience at the position...it as just another challenge with the Braves preparing to open Monday at Miami...

Cubs to honor Ernie Banks at opener

...with Los Angeles.Garcia, a 38-year-old right-hander, was 4-7 with a 4.37 ERA for Baltimore and Atlanta in 2013.After the Braves released him late in spring training last year, the two-time All-Star played in Taiwan.

Braves franchise changes include shift in offensive philosophy

...changing of the guard for the Atlanta Braves front office, but it also means a change...franchise over the coming years.The Braves trended in recent years toward what became...period came to light last season when the Braves failed to repeat their power numbers...

Alex Wood limits damage in Braves' win over Blue Jays

...as possible.From that perspective, Braves left-handed Alex Wood's outing in...jams and get through those things," Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez said. "Sometimes...added an RBI single in the fifth, but the Braves ended the inning on a double play started...

Braves top Red Sox in spring training game

...allowing only two runs, and the Atlanta Braves roughed up Clay Buchholz for 12 hits...Teheran, who is expected to be the Braves' Opening-Day starter for the second...Freddie Freeman also had two hits for the Braves.? Atlanta optioned outfielder Eury...

Big first inning lifts Braves past Pirates

...inning against Vance Worley as the Atlanta Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 on Thursday...was attempting to land a job with the Braves as a backup catcher, has retired.The...with one homer in 25 at-bats for the Braves in spring training.Buck set career highs...

Next start is uncertain for Tigers' Verlander

...first start of the season, which is currently scheduled for April 8, which would be the Tigers' second game of the season. BRAVES: Released Left-hander James Russell.Acquired last season at the trade deadline from the Chicago Cubs, the 29-year-old...

Cardinals' Adam Wainwright sharp against Braves in spring training debut

...bottom of the ninth to beat an Atlanta Braves' split squad 1-0 Saturday.Wainwright...five hits in five innings as the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 5-2 in...Stults, making a bid to become the Braves' fifth starter, allowed three hits and...

Braves' Markakis gets two hits in spring debut

...finally got in a game for the Atlanta Braves, getting two hits Monday in a 14-10...couldn't have scripted it any better," Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez said. "We got...and Zoilo Almonte each had three of the Braves' 19 hits. Andrelton Simmons drove in...