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7/6/2015 | Braves, Brewers concerned for injured fan

After the Braves completed a 5-3 win over the Brewers at Miller Park on Monday night, both teams expressed concern about an unidentified female fan who was struck in the face by Eury Perez's foul ball in the top of the ninth inning.


7/6/2015 | Vizcaino, Carpenter join Braves' bullpen

Arodys Vizcaino's return to Atlanta's bullpen was delayed by spring struggles and the 80-game suspension that followed. But the once highly regarded prospect hopes to distance himself from his frustrations and make an impact as one of the newest members of the Braves' staff. He and fellow righty reliever David Carpenter were promoted from Triple-A Gwinnett on Monday.


7/6/2015 | Rookies Cravy, Banuelos meet in Milwaukee

It will be a battle of rookie starters when the Braves and Brewers square off Tuesday at Miller Park, as Atlanta's Manny Banuelos and Milwaukee's Tyler Cravy will each be making their second career starts.


7/6/2015 | Miller left 'speechless' by first All-Star nod

Shelby Miller experienced a much-deserved thrill Monday night, when he learned that he had gained his first All-Star selection. Barring any roster changes, Miller will serve as the Braves' lone representative at this year's Midsummer Classic.


7/6/2015 | Braves get int'l bonus pool slot from A's in deal

The Braves added to their flexibility on the international market on Monday, when they traded Minor League reliever Aaron Kurcz to the A's in exchange for the 113th international bonus pool slot, which is valued at $167,000.


7/6/2015 | A's get Kurcz from Braves for int'l bonus slot

The Braves and A's completed a trade Monday, with Oakland receiving right-handed pitcher Aaron Kurcz in exchange for the International Bonus Pool Slot No. 113.


7/5/2015 | Miller a favorite to be an NL All-Star for Braves

The Braves did not have a position player elected to start during this year's All-Star Game. But Shelby Miller might get some good news when the National League pitchers and reserves are announced on Monday night.


7/5/2015 | Braves DFA Masset, Eveland

The Braves have designated relievers Nick Masset and Dana Eveland for assignment and promoted Arodys Vizcaino and David Carpenter from Triple-A Gwinnett.


7/5/2015 | Wisler adjusting nicely to life in the Majors

With three starts under his belt at the Major League level, rookie right-hander Matt Wisler is adjusting to the big leagues with a "business as usual" approach. With a 2.60 ERA and 2-1 record thus far, it's safe to say the early returns of that approach have been successful.


7/5/2015 | Wisler, Lohse take mound in series opener in Milwaukee

For the second-straight game, Atlanta faces a starting pitcher on the trading block, as the Brewers turn to Kyle Lohse for the first of a three-game series against the Braves. Atlanta counters with Matt Wisler, who will be making his fourth Major League start.


7/5/2015 | 4-run 10th helps Phillies snap losing skid

After Cole Hamels and Shelby Miller produced a pitching matchup that lived up to expectations on Sunday afternoon at Turner Field, Ryan Howard helped the Phillies claim a 4-0, 10-inning win over the Braves courtesy of the sacrifice fly he produced against Dana Eveland.


7/5/2015 | Maybin 'having a blast' playing in Atlanta

Cameron Maybin's long-awaited breakout season has been influenced by good health and the immediate connection he has drawn with Braves hitting coach Kevin Seitzer. But the veteran center fielder has also been rejuvenated by the opportunity to play approximately three hours south of his North Carolina home for the team he grew up watching.


7/4/2015 | Top pitchers Hamels, Miller collide in Atlanta

The Braves and Phillies wrap up their three-game series at Turner Field on Sunday with a matchup of their two best pitchers, Shelby Miller for Atlanta and Cole Hamels for Philadelphia, as the Braves shoot for a sweep.


7/4/2015 | McKirahan could return to Braves on July 20

Left-handed reliever Andrew McKirahan was assigned to begin his suspension rehab with Triple-A Gwinnett on Saturday. If McKirahan remains healthy over the next few weeks, he will likely rejoin Atlanta's bullpen July 20.


7/4/2015 | Braves manager: Simmons should be All-Star

While Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons is dripping with accolades and praise for his defense -- he's a two-time Gold Glove winner and 2013 Platinum Glove winner -- he is still waiting on his first All-Star Game, despite the fact he's largely been considered baseball's best defensive shortstop since his first full season in 2013.


7/3/2015 | Wood, Correia look to keep fireworks to a minimum

Kevin Correia of the Phillies and Alex Wood of the Braves are both coming off strong outings heading into their Fourth of July meeting at Turner Field on Saturday.


7/3/2015 | Braves add two highly touted international free agents

The Braves agreed to terms with two International free agents from the Dominican Republic on Friday, shortstop Derian Cruz and outfielder Cristian Pache.


7/3/2015 | Vizcaino nearing return to Braves bullpen

Arodys Vizcaino could join the Braves bullpen in the next few days after completing an 80-game suspension for PED use.


7/3/2015 | Banuelos facing an innings limit

Even though he had a stellar debut in defeating Washington's Max Scherzer, Manny Banuelos will be on an innings limit for the Braves this season, his first following Tommy John surgery.


7/3/2015 | Maybin makes most of shot at redemption

Cameron Maybin once again displayed his accountability and professionalism when he said that he was embarrassed that he had put his Braves teammates in a position where they nearly lost the opportunity to conquer Max Scherzer and the Nationals.


7/2/2015 | Close, non-reviewable call ends it in Atlanta

The Nationals stayed on the field longer than most losing teams Thursday night, after the Braves' 2-1 walk-off victory in the series finale at Turner Field, but only because of a close call on Cameron Maybin's game-winning hit down the third-base line.


7/2/2015 | Braves sink Scherzer with walk-off in ninth

It took a fortunate hop, but the Braves found a way to conquer Max Scherzer, courtesy of a one-out, walk-off single that Cameron Maybin bounced over the third-base bag to conclude Thursday night's 2-1 win over the Nationals at Turner Field.


7/2/2015 | Banuelos enjoys scoreless debut, cramps and all

Everything seemed to be going better than Manny Banuelos could have expected Thursday night. But in the process of crafting an impressive debut that helped the Braves claim a 2-1 win over the Nationals, the 24-year-old left-hander was forced to make an unceremonious, sixth-inning exit because he started to be undone by cramps in his left calf and fingers.


7/2/2015 | Braves make 3 trades for bonus pool money

The Braves traded right-handed reliever Cody Martin to the A's on Thursday in exchange for the 53rd international bonus pool slot, which was set at $388,400 this year. A few hours later, they traded two Minor Leaguers (right-handed pitcher Caleb Dirks and outfielder Jordan Paroubeck)to the Dodgers for the 87th bonus pool slot, which is valued at $249,000.


7/2/2015 | Freeman confirms he's out until after break

After spending the past couple of weeks dealing with pain and frustration, Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman has conceded that he has no choice but to rest his injured right wrist until after the All-Star break.




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