Atlanta Braves

About the Barves (Not a Typo)

At the end of May 1988, the Atlanta Braves were 16-31. The city was used to watching the team fail. Since moving to Atlanta in 1966, the Braves had been in the post-season only two…




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Braves trade for Bourn

In case you haven’t heard, the Braves made a trade yesterday, sending Jordan Schafer and three pitching prospects (Juan Abreu, Paul Clemens and Brett Oberholtzer) to Houston for Michael Bourn. Bourn doesn’t have a lot…



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10,000 wins

he Braves, the longest operating team in baseball (beginning in Boston in 1876), became the third franchise to record 10,000 wins – along with the Cubs and Giants – with a blowout against the Washington…



Chipper Jones Injury Watch

Most Braves fans are used to this by now, but Chipper Jones is hurt again. This time it’s a torn meniscus in his right knee (his left knee was the problem last year). He’ll be…


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2011 Atlanta Braves

The Atlanta Braves released their Opening Day roster this afternoon, shortly after they were knocked by the Philadelphia Phillies. Below is the projected batting order for the team. Below the break, you can read the…


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Atlanta Braves for sale?

That’s the word from Forbes: It appears as though Liberty Media is preparing to unload the Braves. The tax advantages to Liberty’s purchase of the Braves from Time Warner 2007 expire after five years and…