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Albies, Acuna, Camargo push Braves past Reds

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:07:30 EDT

Ronald Acuna Jr. might have drawn most of the attention in Wednesday's 5-4 Braves win at Great American Ball Park, but he wasn't the only young Braves player to excite: Ozzie Albies hit his seventh homer and Johan Camargo drove in two runs -- including the go-ahead run in the 9th -- offsetting Joey Votto's second homer in as many nights.



Acuna's 1st hit, insane speed key Braves' win

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:47:55 EDT

The highly anticipated Major League debut of MLB Pipeline's No. 2 overall prospect Ronald Acuna Jr. is in the books. Acuna was in the Braves' lineup Wednesday vs. the Reds and left-hander Brandon Finnegan. Batting sixth and playing left field, Acuna went 1-for-5 with a single and a run scored.



Ex-Astro Tucker compares Acuna to Correa

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 18:40:05 EDT

Having been a part of the Astros' organization when Carlos Correa made his Major League debut, Preston Tucker has a good understanding of the immediate impact Ronald Acuna Jr. could make, now that he's been called up to serve as a daily asset in the Braves' lineup.



5 things you need to know about Acuna

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:42:42 EDT

Ronald Acuna Jr., one of baseball's most exciting prospects, is headed to the big leagues. Here are five things you need to know about the 20-year-old outfielder as he makes his much-anticipated debut.



Watch a video for each of Acuna's 5 plus tools

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:25:06 EDT

Watch a video for each of Acuna's 5 plus tools



Inciarte accidentally dekes everyone on catch

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:14:56 EDT

Inciarte accidentally dekes everyone on catch



Braves seek split behind Newcomb, Acuna

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:15:33 EDT

Ronald Acuna Jr. will be back in the lineup when the Braves conclude their four-game series against the Reds at Great American Ball Park on Thursday at 12:40 p.m. ET. Sean Newcomb will attempt a fourth consecutive start of two earned runs or less when he takes the mound for Atlanta.



Braves' Top 30 prospects list

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:40:23 EDT

Who do the Braves have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Atlanta's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.



Prospect Riley joins Pipeline Podcast

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 18:41:36 EDT

Jim Callis, Jonathan Mayo and Tim McMaster interview Braves No. 8 prospect Austin Riley about his hot start to the year and his improved defense. The trio also discuss Gleyber Torres' big league debut with the Yankees, Walker Buehler's first Major League start with the Dodgers and more on this week's Pipeline Podcast.



Believe the hype: Why Acuna is No. 2 prospect

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 10:28:36 EDT

It was always a matter of when, not if, when it came to Ronald Acuna Jr.'s Major League debut. The answer to when came on Tuesday night, as it was reported the five-tool outfielder, No. 2 on MLB Pipeline's Top 100 Prospects list, would join the Braves in Cincinnati for Wednesday's game.



Freeman's 2 HRs key rallies; Braves fall in 12

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 01:49:05 EDT

Freddie Freeman ended Tyler Mahle's no-hit bid in an authoritative manner and then capped his multi-homer performance by fueling a ninth-inning comeback that at least positioned the Braves to claim an improbable comeback win Tuesday night at Great American Ball Park.



Fried has rough debut after being recalled

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 02:03:20 EDT

Max Fried's Tuesday began with him anxiously racing to catch a flight in Rochester, N.Y. It ended with him showing signs of distraught as he stared at nothing in particular while sitting at his locker following the Braves' 9-7, 12-inning loss to the Reds at Great American Ball Park.



Walks sink Braves in opener with Reds

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 23:58:07 EDT

Mike Foltynewicz's erratic effort led to an early exit and the National League's highest-scoring offense was held in check most of the night. But the frustration the Braves felt at the end of Monday night's 10-4 loss to the Reds at Great American Ball Park was once again focused on the generosity extended by their bullpen.



Peterson among top prospect performers

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 02:03:38 EDT

Braves outfielder Dustin Peterson was among top prospect performers on Tuesday.



Riley makes Pipeline Team of the Week

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:09:44 EDT

MLB Pipeline's Prospect Team of the Week honors the best performances in the Minor Leagues from the previous week. Any player currently on an organization Top 30 Prospects list on our Prospect Watch is eligible.



Early reports on Joey Bats are positive

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 16:43:32 EDT

Jose Bautista has made a strong impression since signing a Minor League deal with the Braves last week. The right-handed slugger will join Triple-A Gwinnett on Monday and could possibly join Atlanta's lineup at some point within the next week.



Braves, Mets postponed; makeup May 28

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 15:29:46 EDT

April showers brought yet another idle Sunday to the Braves.



Inciarte's walk-off bunt caps Braves' late rally

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:21:17 EDT

A night after they were shut down by Mets closer Jeurys Familia, the Braves got their revenge on him Saturday at SunTrust Park, walking off with a 4-3 win on Ender Inciarte's perfectly placed bunt single. Both Jacob deGrom and Julio Teheran went seven scoreless innings in a pitchers' duel.



Flowers to begin rehab assignment this week

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:24:31 EDT

Braves catcher Tyler Flowers will start his rehab assignment with Triple-A Gwinnett on Monday, Atlanta manager Brian Snitker said before Saturday's game against the Mets at SunTrust Park.



Wright, Riley among prospect performers

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:23:13 EDT

Braves prospects Kyle Wright and Austin Riley were among top prospect performers on Saturday.



Albies homers off Thor, but Braves lose in 12

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:50:10 EDT

Sean Newcomb matched Noah Syndergaard, despite not having his best stuff. Ozzie Albies added to his early surge in thunderous fashion. But the positive developments didn't necessarily negate the sting that was felt when the Braves dropped a 5-3, 12-inning loss to the Mets shortly after Josh Ravin grazed fellow reliever Robert Gsellman with a pitch on Friday night at SunTrust Park.



Athletic Suzuki makes diving tag at home

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:55:17 EDT

Braves catcher Kurt Suzuki displayed his athleticism as he made a run-saving, diving tag during the sixth inning of Friday night's 5-3 loss to the Mets in 12 innings at SunTrust Park.



Aggressive Wisler earns another start

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 02:03:41 EDT

Matt Wisler has earned the chance to make at least one more start. How he fits within the Braves' future plans will depend on whether he can prove the gem he produced against the Mets on Thursday night was not a fluke.



Wisler stifles Mets as Braves hammer Harvey

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:29:57 EDT

Freshly called up from Triple-A, Matt Wisler led the Braves to a 12-4 victory with seven sharp innings, holding the Mets to one run and two hits with eight strikeouts. Atlanta's offense pounced on Matt Harvey for six runs in the series opener, with Kurt Suzuki homering the first inning and Preston Tucker racking up a career-high five RBIs on two doubles. One night after a scary hit-by-pitch on his left wrist, Freddie Freeman had two hits and an RBI to ease any concerns for the Braves.



Freeman in fine form night after HBP scare

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:39:33 EDT

After an MRI on his left wrist came back clean, Freddie Freeman successfully lobbied to be in Atlanta's lineup Thursday night against the Mets at SunTrust Park. He did not disappoint the Braves.



NL East: Checking in on the new guys

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:20:36 EDT

There are plenty of new faces in the National League East. Some of them have had a major impact on their team's success the first three weeks of the season. Others have not. Here is a look at some of the most notable newcomers in the NL East entering Thursday.



Riley, Wentz among prospect performers

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:01:27 EDT

Braves prospects Austin Riley and Joey Wentz were among top performers on Thursday.



Flaherty states case with 3-run swat in win

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:22:13 EDT

Adding to the splendor of his sizzling and surprising start, Ryan Flaherty showed there's some thunder in his bat when he drilled a three-run homer that proved decisive in the Braves' 7-3 win over the Phillies on Wednesday night at SunTrust Park.



A look back at Bautista's third-base highlights

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:30:30 EDT

A look back at Bautista's third-base highlights



Ender goes over the wall, makes snowcone grab

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:37:34 EDT

Braves center fielder Ender Inciarte displayed both his range and athleticism when he robbed Phillies left fielder Scott Kingery of a home run during the first inning of Wednesday night's game at SunTrust Park.



Braves ballboy spears another foul

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:12:23 EDT

Braves ballboy spears another foul