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Fading Braves feeling the effects of looking to the future

...this weekend when the New York Yankees visit Atlanta."I've never been in this situation before," said outfielder Nick Swisher, recently acquired from Cleveland in what was just the latest in a dizzying array of trades. "But this is kind of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-27/fading-braves-feeling-ef
Braves swept by Cubs, wrap up winless road trip

...fell in the basket or went over the fence," Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman said.Ryan Lavarnway homered and Nick Swisher had a pair of RBI singles for the Braves. Atlanta has lost nine in a row on the road.The game was briefly delayed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-23/braves-swept-cubs-wrap-w
Home runs help Cubs rally past Braves

...back-to-back home runs to start the eighth inning, and Chic ago overcame homers from both sides of the plate by Nick Swisher in a 9-7, comeback win against the Atlanta Braves ? their third in a row.Montero and Soler both lofted balls into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-22/home-runs-help-cubs-rall
Braves' Johnson trade centers around future payroll freedom

...coming to Atlanta was also a part of those rumblings. Nick Swisher and Michael Bourn joined the Braves on Saturday.Swisher...I know our outfield has been a little short. With Nick Swisher, this is a guy who we feel has some gas in the tank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-08/braves-johnson-trade-cen
Patrick Corbin has stellar outing as Diamondbacks fend off Braves

...homer off Mike Foltynewicz (4-4).The Diamondbacks led 6-0 before the Braves scored four runs in the eighth. Nick Swisher's two-run homer off Daniel Hudson hit high off the right field foul pole. Paul Goldschmidt added to the lead with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-15/patrick-corbin-has-stell
Braves extend Marlins' slump

...The Marlins' bullpen has surrendered 12 runs in 11 innings in the first three games of the series.Newly acquired Nick Swisher made his presence felt in his first game as a Brave. Swisher, filling in at first base for the injured Freddie Freeman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-08/braves-extend-marlins-sl
Braves' Shelby Miller sees winless streak reach 15 games in loss to Marlins

...Gillespie scored from third. In the fifth, he drove home J.T. Realmuto with another good bunt.Braves first baseman Nick Swisher tried to scoop the bunt and shovel it to catcher A.J. Pierzynski, but it wasn't a clean play and Realmuto scored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-09/braves-shelby-miller-see
Tigers' Justin Verlander to go on DL for first time in his career

...right elbow and is expected to miss six to eight weeks, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. INDIANS: Outfielder Nick Swisher (knee) will start the season on the disabled list. RED SOX: Outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr., a former South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-02/tigers-justin-verlander-
Cubs, rooftop owners battle in court over Wrigley renovation

...innings. He was 38-48 in six seasons with Colorado. INDIANS: Manager Terry Francona said he doesn't expect slugger Nick Swisher to be ready for the team's April 6 season opener at Houston.Swisher underwent surgery on both knees in August and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-23/cubs-rooftop-owners-batt
Yankees eliminated from playoffs; Tigers clinch AL Central

...loss. INDIANS 7, WHITE SOX 2 In Cleveland, rookie Danny Salazar gave the Indians a much-needed quality start and Nick Swisher hit a two-run homer as Cleveland tightened its grip on one of the AL wild-card spots with its 14th win in a row...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-09-25/yankees-eliminated-playo