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Fantasy Update

May 22, 2017
KFFL
Atlanta Braves 1B James Loney was released from his minor league deal Monday, May 22.
May 19, 2017
Fox Sports Fantasy Baseball
ATLANTA (AP) Newly signed Braves first baseman James Loney might have a short stay with Triple-A Gwinnett.

James Loney granted release from Braves' Triple-A Gwinnett

ATLANTA (AP) First baseman James Loney has requested and received his release from the Braves' Triple-A Gwinnett team.
Washington Times May 22, 2017

James Loney granted release from Braves' Triple-A Gwinnett

ATLANTA (AP) - First baseman James Loney has requested and received his release from the Braves' Triple-A Gwinnett team. The 33-year-old Loney signed a minor league deal with the team on Thursday after the Braves learned first baseman Freddie Freeman will miss about 10 weeks with a fractured left wrist. ...
TalkingChop May 22, 2017
Braves release James Loney

Braves release James Loney

The James Loney Era in Atlanta started on Thursday. It ended by the very next Monday. Well, that was quick. Not even a week after signing with the Braves in the fallout of Freddie Freeman’s injury, James Loney has left the Braves. The team made the announcement in a succinct tweet this afternoon, and apparently this was by mutual consent. James Loney asked for and was granted his release from @GwinnettBraves. We wish him all the best going forward.— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) May 22, 2017 Upon signing with the Braves on a minor league deal, the team assigned him to the G-Braves with...
MLB Trade Rumors May 22, 2017

James Loney Granted Release From Braves

Veteran first baseman James Loney asked for his release from the Braves and was granted that request, according to a club announcement. Loney’s release comes shortly after the acquisition of Matt Adams from the Cardinals over the weekend. “We wish him all the best going forward,” said the Braves when announcing the move. Loney will now look…
KFFL May 22, 2017

Braves | James Loney released

Atlanta Braves 1B James Loney was released from his minor league deal Monday, May 22.
Outside Pitch May 22, 2017

Atlanta Braves First Base Situation: Freddie Freeman, James Loney, Matt Adams

Despite their lackluster record, the 2017 Atlanta Braves boasted one of the game’s brightest stars – Freddie Freeman. Now, they’ll be forced to play without him for months. Oh, what a difference one pitch can make. When he stepped in the box to face Toronto Blue Jays reliever Aaron Loup on Wednesday, Atlanta Braves first […] The post Atlanta Braves First Base Situation: Freddie Freeman, James Loney, Matt Adams appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
TalkingChop May 20, 2017
How Matt Adams could work out for the Braves

How Matt Adams could work out for the Braves

Matt Adams is somewhat of a weird acquisition for the 2017 Braves, but there are some ways in which the move could work out. The Freddie Freeman-less world that the Braves will find themselves in for the next two months is definitely a sad one, make no mistake about that. On the heels of Freeman’s injury, the James Loney signing did not inspire much confidence: Loney was last a playable major leaguer in 2014, and hasn’t been a starter caliber playing since 2013; he also was hitting for a sub-100 wRC+ in AAA for the Tigers despite a 21 percent walk rate prior to his acquisition. To...

1B James Loney could be bound for quick promotion to Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) Newly signed Braves first baseman James Loney might have a short stay with Triple-A Gwinnett.
Washington Times May 19, 2017

1B James Loney could be bound for quick promotion to Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) - Newly signed Braves first baseman James Loney might have a short stay with Triple-A Gwinnett. The Braves signed the 33-year-old Loney to a minor league deal on Thursday after learning their top player, Freddie Freeman, will miss about 10 weeks with a fractured left wrist. Utility player ...

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