6:26 PM EST, Fri December 19, 2014
Atlanta Braves Rumors & News
Arizona Republic 6 hours ago
Who would've ever thought that Chris Johnson would end up as the deciding piece on which team won the Justin Upton trade?
Gaslamp Ball 8 hours ago
This is crazy. According to Ken Rosenthal, the Padres are getting Justin Upton. Sources: #Padres getting Upton. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 19, 2014 Man, I don't even know what's happening anymore. This is crazy. I've got no players for you right now, but I'm sure the rest...
Grant Brisbee / McCovey Chronicles 2 hours ago
He had a pair of good seasons in the past. But beware. The Padres didn't give up much for Justin Upton. It was for a year, sure, and there was a former #7-overall pick involved. The Braves think they might have picked up their starting second baseman. I'm assuming the Braves were being jerks and asking...
Baltimore Sun Dec 17, 2014
Atlanta Braves outfielder Nick Markakis underwent successful surgery on Wednesday to mend a bulging disk in his neck.
The Republican Dec 17, 2014
The Red Sox could use Varvaro as another lefty in a bullpen that currently features mostly right-handers.
Boston Red Sox Blog | ESPN Boston Dec 17, 2014
The Boston Red Sox on Wednesday acquired right-handed reliever Anthony Varvaro from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for minor league righty Aaron Kurcz and cash considerations, the teams announced. The 30-year-old Vavaro, who has spent the past five seasons in the majors with the Braves, had a 3-3 record and 2.63 ERA in 54 2/3 innings in 2014, with 50 strikeouts and 13 walks. The 24-year-old Kurcz was 3-2 with three saves and a 2.14 ERA with Double-A Portland this past season.
Washington Post Dec 16, 2014
By now you’ve probably read that the scoreboard in the latest artist’s rendering of the Atlanta Braves‘ new stadium depicts the Braves losing to the rival Nationals, 6-3. People shared many a laugh over this amusing detail after a Braves fan pointed it out on Twitter.Read full article >>
Washington Post Dec 16, 2014
The Atlanta Braves are building a new stadium, SunTrust Park, that will open in 2017.It’s a new look, in a new spot, but evidently some people don’t have much confidence in the team’s ability to win. In updated renderings by artists, the Braves are losing on the terrific new scoreboard. Artists could have made the score anything they wanted — 200-1 in favor of the home team — but no, the Washington Nationals are up 6-3. And … the Braves have also committed an error.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Dec 15, 2014
Less than two weeks after signing a four-year free agent deal with the Atlanta Braves, outfielder Nick Markakis is scheduled to undergo neck surgery this week.
Express-Times Dec 13, 2014
With the winter meetings over, it allows us to take a moment and reflect on what has happened so far this offseason.
Texas Rangers Blog | Dallas Morning News Dec 8, 2014
SAN DIEGO – The first day of the winter meetings is often the time when teams try to be the most creative. How’s this for creative: The Rangers and Atlanta Braves may be discussing a deal for a power bat, …
CSN Washington Dec 3, 2014
The Atlanta Braves signed former All-Star closer Jim Johnson to a one-year major league deal on Wednesday.
Grand Rapids Press Dec 3, 2014
Former Tigers reliever Jim Johnson has agreed to a one-year, major league contract with the Atlanta Braves. Terms of the contract were not immediately disclosed. -- Update: Johnson will earn a guaranteed $1.6 million in base salary from Atlanta, plus a potential $900,000 in performance bonuses, according to multiple reports. DETROIT -- Former Tigers reliever Jim Johnson has signed a major league deal. Johnson has agreed to a one-year contract with the Atlanta Braves, the club announced Wednesday. Terms of the contract were not immediately disclosed. It will mark...
Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun Dec 2, 2014
The Atlanta Braves have more than just casual interest in bringing free agent Nick Markakis back to Georgia. They have made a face-to-face push.
CSN Washington Dec 2, 2014
The Atlanta Braves are looking at Nick Markakis to replace the hole Jason Heyward left in right field.
Boston Red Sox Blog | ESPN Boston Nov 20, 2014
BOSTON -- While free-agent pitcher Jon Lester was in Atlanta on Thursday, listening to the Atlanta Braves make their pitch, free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval was still waiting to receive an offer from the Boston Red Sox, according to his brother and co-agent, Michael Sandoval. The Braves, like the Red Sox, have prioritized starting pitching for an upgrade. Earlier this week, they traded star outfielder Jason Heyward to the St. Louis Cardinals for right-hander Shelby Miller, best man in Sox pitcher Joe Kelly's wedding, and top pitching prospect, Tyrell Jenkins.
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