Tim Hudson Looks to Continue Successful June for Atlanta Braves

Tim Hudson Atlanta Braves

Starting pitcher Tim Hudson (4-5, 4.48) struggled mightily in May for the Atlanta Braves as he posted a 1-3 record and 7.33 ERA while allowing opponents to hit .304. The veteran right-hander hopes June will be more kind, and as […]

Atlanta Braves Should Use Six-Man Rotation With Return Of Brandon Beachy

Brandon Beachy Atlanta Braves

Brandon Beachy is scheduled to make his last rehab start this Thursday for the Mississippi Braves in the Southern League with the timetable for his return to the Atlanta Braves scheduled for June 18 — his first MLB start since June 16 […]

MLB Series Preview: Atlanta Braves and San Diego Padres

Julio Teheran Atlanta Braves

The Atlanta Braves (39-24) and San Diego Padres (29-34) open a three-game series on Monday at Petco Park with the Braves looking to build on their 18-17 road record in 2013. The Padres find themselves six games back in the […]

Analyzing Future for Atlanta Braves’ Draft Pick Jason Hursh

Frank Wren Atlanta Braves

With the No. 31 selection in the 2013 MLB draft, the Atlanta Braves chose to add to their pitching depth by taking right-hander Jason Hursh out of Oklahoma State. The 6-foot-1, 197-pound prospect compiled a 6-5 record and 2.97 ERA […]

Bats Carry Atlanta Braves Over Los Angeles Dodgers in Series Finale

Dan Uggla Atlanta Braves

The Atlanta Braves scored just three runs in the first three games against the Los Angeles Dodgers, dropping two of those games. The bats awoke on Sunday afternoon. Dan Uggla (2-for-2) belted two home runs and drove in four runs, […]

2013 MLB Draft: Who Should the Atlanta Braves Pick?

Frank Wren Atlanta Braves

The Atlanta Braves have found past success in the MLB draft. Their 2012 second round pick, Alex Wood, made his debut in Atlanta last week after his quick ascension through the minors. Andrelton Simmons, Brian McCann, Jason Heyward and Evan Gattis […]

Julio Teheran Delivers Special Performance for Atlanta Braves

Julio Teheran Atlanta Braves

The No. 1 prospect in the Atlanta Braves organization for years drew comparisons to Pedro Martinez as he ascended through the minors, which created huge hype and expectations for the young hurler from Colombia. It was easy to see why […]

Mike Minor Pitches With All-Star Aspirations For Atlanta Braves

Mike Minor Atlanta Braves

Mike Minor takes the mound against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night looking to build on an All-Star caliber season. The left-hander has been the ace of the Atlanta Braves‘ pitching staff to this point in posting a 7-2 record […]

Atlanta Braves’ Kris Medlen Finally Picks Up Win

Kris Medlen Atlanta Braves

At some point, luck had to turn for Kris Medlen this 2013 MLB season. Despite posting a respectable 3.48 ERA, Medlen had just one win entering Monday’s game between the Atlanta Braves and Pittsburgh Pirates. The Braves’ offense finally gave […]

Atlanta Braves Trade Juan Francisco in Exchange for Pitcher

Juan Francisco Atlanta Braves

The Atlanta Braves had a 10-day window to either trade, place on waivers, or release Juan Francisco after designating the third baseman for assignment. On Monday, the Braves found a trading partner as they sent Francisco to the Milwaukee Brewers […]

Atlanta Braves’ Starting Rotation Rides Momentum

Paul Maholm Atlanta Braves

The Atlanta Braves have been a streaky team this season and will likely stay that way for the entire year. The Braves have already put together winning streaks of 10 and eight games, but have lost three or more games in […]

Injuries Not Hindering Atlanta Braves’ Bullpen

Craig Kimbrel Atlanta Braves

The Atlanta Braves entered the 2013 MLB season figuring to have one of the league’s best bullpens. Closer Craig Kimbrel, left-handers Jonny Venters and Eric O’Flaherty and the addition of Jordan Walden gave manager Fredi Gonzalez plenty of quality options […]