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Atlanta Braves Baseball News

  • Pipeline names Braves' Prospects of the Year
    MLB Pipeline has named third baseman Austin Riley the Braves' Player of the Year and right-handed pitcher Touki Toussaint the club's Pitcher of the Year. To receive consideration, players must have spent at least half the year in the Minors and appeared on the team's Top 30 Prospects list.
  • Freddie Freeman's young son can rake off a tee
    Freddie Freeman's young son can rake off a tee
  • Braves fan gets tattoo of Acuna's face after slam
    Braves fan gets tattoo of Acuna's face after slam
  • Here's what Braves did in the AFL on Thursday
    Here's a team-by-team breakdown of how all 30 teams' prospects fared in Arizona Fall League action on Thursday.
  • Braves' greatest postseason moment: '95 Series
    To kick off the first week of postseason play, this week we take a look at the greatest postseason moments of the division era. Even if your team isn't a postseason team, you can remember your great October moments … and if it is, you can dream of maybe having another one this month that's even better.
  • Snitker expresses desire to continue with Braves
    Braves general manager Alex Anthopoulos will wait until early next week to announce his coaching staff for the 2019 season. But he and his top aides spent most of Tuesday meeting with manager Brian Snitker and the coaches who helped the team exceed all expectations on the way to winning the National League East.
  • Braves' ahead-of-schedule run ends in Gm 4
    The Braves' remarkable 2018 season came to its end Monday night at SunTrust Park, where the Dodgers rallied against Atlanta's bullpen and held on to win the best-of-five National League Division Series in four games.
  • Braves' Top 30 prospects list
    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.
  • Missed opportunities halt Braves' surprising run
    Though overmatched by the powerful Dodgers during this year's National League Division Series, the Braves hope to benefit from the experience if they are fortunate enough to live up to their expectation to be annual postseason participants over the next few years.
  • Acuna youngest to hit postseason slam
    Ronald Acuna Jr. passed Mickey Mantle to become the youngest player to hit a grand slam in the postseason, leading the Braves to a 6-5 win over the Dodgers in Game 3 of the National League Division Series on Sunday night at SunTrust Park.
  • Freeman's HR powers Braves to Game 3 win
    Sitting on the brink of elimination and having already blown a five-run lead gained on Ronald Acuna Jr.'s historic grand slam, the Braves received the jolt they needed when Freddie Freeman connected on a go-ahead homer that ensured the National League Division Series will go to a fourth game.
  • Acuna slam highlights drama of postseason ball
    Acuna slam highlights drama of postseason baseball
  • Five fast facts on Ronald Acuna Jr.
    Five fast facts on Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr.
  • Puig gives Culberson hug & kiss on basepaths
    Puig gives Culberson hug & kiss on basepaths
  • Pache tallies three hits, RBI in Fall League
    Here's a team-by-team breakdown of how all 30 teams' prospects fared in Arizona Fall League action on Wednesday.
  • Acuna has socks with Albies' face on them
    Ronald Acuna wears Ozzie Albies socks
  • Braves blanked in LA, head home in 2-0 hole
    Three days after flying to the West Coast filled with the energy, excitement and anxiousness you'd expect from a youthful team with limited postseason experience, the Braves traveled back to Atlanta somewhat baffled by the manner in which Clayton Kershaw had pushed them to the brink of elimination.
  • Braves miss chance for 'release' as 1st fizzles
    The view from third base looking towards home plate has always been one Ronald Acuna Jr.'s favorites. It's 90 feet from the ultimate goal. Acuna scored 78 times during the regular season.
  • Braves' bats silenced after Folty falters in Gm 1
    Mike Foltynewicz's first career postseason start consisted of two frustration-filled innings and the Braves were silenced by Hyun-Jin Ryu in a 6-0 loss to the Dodgers in Game 1 of the National League Division Series on Thursday night at Dodger Stadium.
  • Dansby disappointed but keeps sense of humor
    Dansby Swanson's hope of making a quick recovery and being available for the NLDS essentially died on Saturday, when he continued to feel discomfort while taking a dry swing. He made the trip to Los Angeles and will be with his teammates throughout this best-of-five series, but he is now just hoping to be available if the Braves advance to the NLCS.
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