Braves: Foltynewicz optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett

...Braves optioned right-hander Mike Foltynewicz to Triple-A Gwinnett prior to Wednesday's game. Friday's spot in the rotation...normal rest if started Friday, is the safe bet to come up from Gwinnett for the outing. Foltynewicz allowed 14 earned runs and 16...

Pirates edge Braves in 10 innings

...Brandon Cunniff on the 15-day disabled list Friday with a right groin strain and recalled RHP Sugar Ray Marimon from Triple-A Gwinnett. Cunniff tweaked the groin in his last appearance against Washington on Thursday. Marimon is 3-2 with a 3.49 ERA in 10...

Pirates start fast, hand Braves fifth loss in a row

...time off. The Braves placed him on the 15-day DL and called up 27-year-old rookie reliever Jake Brigham from Triple-A Gwinnett. Manager Fredi Gonzalez isn't sure Perez needs the entire 15 days to heal from the bone bruise, but didn't want the Braves...

Jace Peterson plays above grades in first season with Braves

...the leadoff spot and giving him an everyday role, they're giving prospect Jose Peraza time in center field at Triple-A Gwinnett. It's not a coincidence Peraza is playing less often at second base. There's a tie between that move and Peterson's...

Braves edge Pirates to end five-game skid

...worked.' Pretty easy. Pretty simple."MOVING UP, MOVING OUTBraves: Atlanta brought up reliever Ryan Kelly from Triple-A Gwinnett and sent struggling RHP Sugar Ray Marimon back to the minors.Pirates: The odd career of Pirates OF Jose Tabata took another...

Braves: Wisler's mound presence impresses

...more than the stuff was his demeanor and mound presence, something that first caught my eye when I watched him in late May at Gwinnett. Wisler has a strong mound presence. He's a bulldog who wants perfection from every pitch. He bears down in big spots...

Braves want versatility by working Peraza in center at Gwinnett

...starting to receive playing time in center field for Triple-A Gwinnett to add defensive versatility and give Atlanta more options...ball enough to maintain a current .388 slugging percentage at Gwinnett, including a double to the left field wall Friday.Peraza...

Braves put Freddie Freeman on 15-day DL

...The Braves entered the series two games behind the NL East-leading Nationals."We'll figure it out," Gonzalez said of his lineup.Atlanta recalled outfielder Joey Terdoslavich from Gwinnett of the Triple-A International League.

Braves' Wisler lives up to billing in major league debut

...FOLTY OPTIONED: The odd man out that allowed Wisler to make his debut was Mike Foltynewicz, who was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett on Wednesday.Foltynewicz struggled to the tune of 14 earned runs and 16 total in his past 15? innings spanning three starts...

Braves: Wisler to make debut Friday

...Foltynewicz, who was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett on Wednesday after three consecutive...Right-hander Sugar Ray Marimon was optioned to Gwinnett as the corresponding move to Wisler...in 65 innings spanning 12 starts for Gwinnett. He lowered his ERA to 3.52 in his...