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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:41:35 EDTWhen Freddie Freeman concludes his career, he likely won't have vivid memories of too many of the home runs he has hit during Spring Training. But there's a good chance he'll remember the one he hit immediately after he and Justin Verlander exchanged smiles in the midst of a long battle.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:20:07 EDTJustin Verlander experienced little trouble against Atlanta's projected normal lineup, and Jaime Garcia did his part to create the pitchers' duel that evolved before Adam Walker hit a walk-off single against Daniel Stumpf to give the Braves a 2-1 win over the Tigers on Thursday night at ESPN's Wide World of Sports complex.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:09:46 EDTPhillips makes behind-the-back throw from his knees
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:18:18 EDTWatch live out-of-market games -- including select Spring Training games without blackouts -- on more than 400 devices. Plus, enjoy full portability with a free subscription to At Bat Premium ($19.99 value).
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:15:24 EDTWith Ender Inciarte back from a World Baseball Classic experience that he hopes will help him avoid the first-half struggles he experienced last year, the Braves have a chance to spend Spring Training's final week getting a feel for their projected normal lineup.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:36:44 EDTAs Adonis Garcia missed a little more than a week's worth of games while battling a sore left hamstring, he was able to keep his reflexes sharp as he completed hitting and fielding drills that did not require him to run.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:09:46 EDTWill the Braves add a couple of bench pieces? Who might be a target for the last outfield spot? Mark Bowman addresses fan questions in the latest Inbox.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 20:44:11 EDTOzzie Albies spent the past couple of weeks proving he has overcome the fractured elbow suffered in September. But the Braves' No. 2 prospect, according to MLBPipeline.com, will now head to Minor League camp with a bruised knee.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:40:23 EDTWho 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.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:32:39 EDTMike Foltynewicz, recently announced as the Braves' fifth starter, continued an impressive Grapefruit League season on Tuesday. Stretched out to 76 pitches (48 strikes) against the Nationals at The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches, Foltynewicz went five innings, allowing six hits and one run. He walked one and struck out two in Atlanta's 3-1 loss.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:48:43 EDTIn the only matchup of the spring between the two National League East rivals, the Nationals defeated the Braves, 3-1, Tuesday afternoon at The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches. Ryan Zimmerman and Emmanuel Burriss led the way with two hits and a run apiece.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:07:00 EDTGear up for Spring Training with updated authentic caps, jerseys, socks and more, and wear what your favorite Braves are wearing.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:40:56 EDTFor the Braves, home sweet home never looked better. Five of the next seven Grapefruit League games will be played at the Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, and that will give the regulars that final fine-tuning while others get much needed at-bats without the concern of whether to take those lengthy bus rides across the state of Florida.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 18:53:35 EDTMarcell Ozuna homered and promising prospect Brian Anderson extended R.A. Dickey's frustration during a four-run fourth inning that propelled the Marlins to a 9-3 win over the Braves on Monday afternoon at ESPN's Wide World of Sports complex.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:34:22 EDTFrom baseball's brightest stars to the next great fantasy steal lurking on the Braves' depth chart, everything you need to know is one click away.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 17:46:42 EDTAfter Mauricio Cabrera's command issues became more problematic during the ninth inning of Monday's 9-3 loss to the Marlins at ESPN's Wide World of Sports complex, Braves manager Brian Snitker indicated the hard-throwing right-hander will have to make some adjustments before he is given a spot in Atlanta's bullpen.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 17:55:42 EDTIf forced to immediately make a decision, the Braves would likely open this season with an eight-man bullpen. But with Opening Day two weeks away, they still have plenty of time to evaluate the wisdom of that plan, which would leave them shorthanded on a potentially weak bench.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:53:58 EDTEvery Spring Training, prospects get a chance to show what they can do as they prepare for the season ahead. Some are competing for jobs in big league camps, others are prepping for the season as they vie for spots at Minor League affiliates up and down a team's system. MLBPipeline.com will be visiting all 30 camps this spring. Today, we check in on the Atlanta Braves.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 17:20:00 EDTBefore Julio Teheran allowed four runs over five innings in Atlanta's 5-2 loss to the Cardinals, the Braves announced he would start on Opening Day for the fourth straight year.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:54:18 EDTAs part of MLBPipeline.com's visit to all 30 Spring Training facilities, we'll be sitting down with prospects and getting to know them a little better. At Braves camp, it was No. 4 prospect Kolby Allard (MLBPipeline.com's No. 54 overall prospect).
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 19:20:00 EDTRight-hander Lance Lynn scattered four singles through five scoreless innings and Matt Adams hit his fourth homer and scored twice, leading the Cardinals to a 5-2 win over the Braves on Sunday at Champion Stadium.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 18:10:00 EDTIf any young Braves have been looking for models of consistency this spring, they need not look further than first baseman Freddie Freeman and right-handed setup man Arodys Vizcaino.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 19:40:01 EDTAlthough the Tigers proved too much for the Atlanta offense to overcome in the Braves' 7-5 loss Saturday, their fifth, sixth and seventh hitters certainly did their part.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 18:52:50 EDTBraves right-hander Bartolo Colon isn't concerned about the results of his recent trips to the mound, but that doesn't change the fact that he's been roughed up in similar fashion in two consecutive starts.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 19:07:23 EDTOn Friday, Braves manager Brian Snitker had said rookie shortstop Dansby Swanson would return to the lineup Saturday against the Tigers at Champion Stadium. But on Saturday morning, plans had changed: Swanson would play in a Minor League game on the back fields instead of the game versus Detroit, which Atlanta lost, 7-5.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 19:57:27 EDTThe Tigers capitalized on an apparent miscue to score four runs in the second inning en route to a 7-5 win over the Braves on Saturday at Champion Stadium.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:10:42 EDTAstros No. 4 prospect Derek Fisher lined a two-run double and Jake Mayfield won it with a two-run single as Houston rallied for four in the ninth inning to beat Atlanta, 5-4, on Friday at The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches. Astros starter Dallas Keuchel shut out the Braves over four innings, yielding three singles while striking out two without issuing a walk. Braves right-hander Matt Wisler also went four scoreless.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 18:41:48 EDTBraves manager Brian Snitker said that "nothing's locked down yet" on who will be the club's No. 5 starter, even though Mike Foltynewicz has made a strong case this spring to be that man. Matt Wisler is trying to make the decision a little tougher.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:46:55 EDTMLB.com spent time with Braves general manager John Coppolella at George M. Steinbrenner Field -- his old stomping grounds -- before a Yankees-Braves game, discussing his time with the Boss, his evolution as an executive, what rebuilding really feels like and why he was so excited to sign the oldest player in baseball.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:01:21 EDTNicholas Castellanos and JaCoby Jones homered as the Tigers overcame Mike Foltynewicz's strong start and frustrated Josh Collmenter during Thursday afternoon's 5-3 win over the Braves at ESPN's Wide World of Sports complex.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:42:00 EDTFurther tests and evaluations revealed Braves outfielder Micah Johnson sustained a fractured left wrist as he tumbled while making a diving catch during Tuesday's game against the Phillies in Clearwater, Fla.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 18:00:31 EDTAs Braves right-hander Mike Foltynewicz recorded seven strikeouts over four strong innings of Thursday's 5-3 loss to the Tigers, he took advantage of opportunities to show he is capable of reacting to adverse situations better than he did in the past.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:52:39 EDTA little more than a month after arriving at Spring Training, Max Fried exited his first big league Spring Training camp with valuable lessons and memories that could prove beneficial as he continues a potentially quick ascent toward the Major League level.