MLB All-Star Vote: Rednecks love Freddie Freeman

Friday, July 12th, 2013

Liking Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman doesn't make one a redneck. But if one is a redneck, Freddie Freeman is probably who they like -- at least in regards to the voting for this year's final National League All-Star spot. MLB did something cool with the results of its voting ...

Video: Tim Hudson uses rosin bag on his head

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

It's rare that I can watch a baseball game and see something that I have never seen before. But that's just what happened Tuesday night. During the bottom of the second inning of the San Diego Padres' 3-2 win over the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta's veteran hurler Tim Hudson used the rosin ...

Atlanta Braves: Brian McCann benched for wild-card playoff game

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

In a shocking move, the Atlanta Braves have decided to bench six-time All-Star catcher Brian McCann for Friday's wild-card playoff game against the the St. Louis Cardinals. David Ross will get the start behind the plate. While McCann has just endured the worst season of his excellent career, it's still a ...

Atlanta Braves: Dan Uggla Benched, Martin Prado to Start

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

In January of 2011, Dan Uggla was traded to the Atlanta Braves and the two sides quickly agreed to a five-year, $62 million contract. Now, less than two years later, the 32-year-old second baseman has been demoted to a bench role. The Atlanta Journal Constitution is reporting that Braves manager Fredi ...

Trevor Bauer to Make Major League Debut Thursday for Arizona

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Trevor Bauer was the No. 3 pick in the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft and ever since then he has been considered one of the sport's top prospects. After dominating the minor leagues for almost an entire year, Bauer is now set to make his major league debut this week. According ...

Brandon Beachy: Braves Righty Will Have Tommy John Surgery

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Last week Atlanta Braves right-hander Brandon Beachy was on top of the world. He was enjoying a breakout season, but now his career is in jeopardy. The 25-year-old Beachy was put on the 15-day disabled list Sunday a day after leaving a start early with a sore right elbow. Today Braves ...

Chipper Jones Denies Moyer’s Sign Stealing Accusations

Sunday, May 6th, 2012

Two of the oldest players in Major League Baseball are currently in the middle of a fight, and it would probably be pretty funny if the accusations being thrown around weren't so serious. Colorado Rockies pitcher Jamie Moyer has accused Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones of stealing signs. And Jones ...

The Year Of The Geezer

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

If 2010 was the Year of the Pitcher in baseball, it looks like 2012 is shaping into the Year of the Geezer. History was made on Tuesday by a pair of guys old enough to know a whole lot of history, as Jason Giambi of the Rockies and Chipper Jones of ...