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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.


7/2/2015 | Braves close to signing two top international prospects

The Braves are on the verge of adding a pair of high-profile international prospects to their Minor League system.


7/2/2015 | Teheran, Morgan duel as NL East rivals start weekend series

Julio Teheran will make his 17th start of the year for the Braves and he has a strong lifetime track record versus the Phillies. Adam Morgan is scheduled to make his second second-career Major League start after his most recent start versus the Nationals lasted two innings, but was cancelled due to rain.


7/2/2015 | Wisler logs firsts at plate while stifling Nats

Through the first three starts of his career, Braves right-hander Matt Wisler has displayed his tremendous potential, experienced some inevitable growing pains and proven that it is not always wise to intentionally walk a batter to bring him to the plate.


7/2/2015 | Banuelos to contend with Scherzer in MLB debut

For the rubber game of the three-game series between the Braves and Nationals on Thursday night, Washington will trot out Major League Baseball's best pitcher, Max Scherzer, while rookie Manny Banuelos will make his MLB debut for Atlanta.


7/2/2015 | Wisler, homers help Braves solve Nationals

Matt Wisler validated his status as a highly regarded pitching prospect and recorded his first career hit and RBI during a four-run fourth inning that propelled the Braves to Wednesday night's 4-1 win over the Nationals at Turner Field.


7/1/2015 | Braves quench thirst for runs in 4-run 4th

After spending most of the past two weeks struggling to score runs without Freddie Freeman in their lineup, the Braves recorded back-to-back home runs and celebrated Matt Wisler's first career hit during Wednesday night's fourth inning against the Nationals.




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