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Fredi Gonzalez to return as manager of Atlanta Braves

...79-83, a daunting 17 games behind Washington in the NL East and only their third losing season in the last 24 years.GM Frank Wren was fired with a week to go in the season, after the team was eliminated from contention, and Gonzalez thought his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-03/fredi-gonzalez-return-ma
For Braves, a shaky future after dismal finish

...week was essentially meaningless ? the first time the Braves have been in that situation since 2009.General manager Frank Wren has already been fired. Manager Fredi Gonzalez isn't sure if he'll be back.Gonzalez plans to meet Wednesday with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-29/braves-shaky-future-afte
Pirates rally past Braves, clinch playoff spot

...doubled and scored on Marte's double in the sixth for a 3-2 Pittsburgh lead.The Braves, who fired general manager Frank Wren on Monday, are 4-16 in September. Atlanta (76-81) has lost five in a row to fall five games under .500 for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-23/pirates-rally-past-brave
Braves fire general manager

...That changed Monday.In their first major off-the-field firing since 1990, the Braves dismissed general manager Frank Wren less than 24 hours after being eliminated from the National League playoff race.The move came with a week remaining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/braves/2014-09-22/braves-fire-gener
Offensive woes might keep Atlanta Braves out of playoffs

...of criticism for his handling of the team, the decisions by the front office are a bigger concern. General manager Frank Wren invested a good chunk of the team's payroll in two players ? second baseman Dan Uggla and center fielder B.J. Upton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-18/offensive-woes-might-kee
What's next for the Braves after firing GM Frank Wren

...ATLANTA - For the first time in nearly a quarter-century, the Atlanta Braves are searching for a general manager.Frank Wren was fired Monday with a week to go in the regular season, taking the fall for a late-season collapse that knocked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-23/whats-next-braves-after-
State of the Braves, part 2

...MANAGER Most arguments over general manager firings go back to wins and losses. I think it's obvious the firing of Frank Wren was more than just the team's 2014 record. While this sort of thing can get blown out of proportion immediately after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-09-26/state-braves
Braves sign Chris Johnson to three-year deal

...during spring training, and right fielder Jason Heyward struck a $13.3 million, two-year deal.General manager Frank Wren said Johnson's agent approached the team last month about a new deal.Johnson is off to a slow start, hitting .255...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-02/braves-sign-chris-johnso
Atlanta Braves prospect return to action after disabled list stints

...Domin ican was placed on the disabled list with what was described as a right forearm injury.Braves general manager Frank Wren told The News & Advance in Lynchburg, Va., that they wanted to be careful with Cabrera's health, so he was brought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-05/atlanta-braves-prospect-
Atlanta Braves prospect pair share field for Carolina League All-Stars

...easily give the Braves the premier middle infield defense in Major League Baseball.Wren, son of Braves general manager Frank Wren, doesn't have the same upside as Peraza, but he has held his own after getting drafted in 2013. He hit .328 for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-21/atlanta-braves-prospect-