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WATCH: Freddie Freeman blasts fourth home run in four days

Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman is seeing the ball well these days. In particular, he's been hitting the cover off it the past four...

Players say Yankees, Dodgers have MLB’s best uniforms

A poll of current players was conducted by MLB.com recently focusing on which team boasts the game’s best uniform. In what...

10 Bold predictions for MLB’s second quarter

We’re one-fourth of the way through the 2019 MLB season. The first quarter supplied plenty of noteworthy happenings and left us wondering what will happen...

WATCH: Braves’ Austin Riley misses second HR by inches

After being called up and homering in his MLB debut, Atlanta Braves outfielder Austin Riley came inches away from hitting his second jaw-dropping home run...

Top 10 takeaways from first quarter of MLB season

We've hit the quarter point in the 2019 MLB season and it's been even better than anyone could have expected. Many of...

WATCH: Braves phenom Austin Riley with massive first career homer

In just his second career Major League Baseball at-bat, Atlanta Braves sensation Austin Riley belted a massive 438-foot homer off Cardinals starter Michael Wacha.
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Braves option RP A.J. Minter to minors

Once expected to lead the team in saves this season, Atlanta Braves relief pitcher A.J. Minter will now find himself competing for innings in the...
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WATCH: Kevin Gausman ejected for throwing at Jose Urena

In their first matchup against Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Urena since he threw at outfielder Ronald Acuña, the Atlanta Braves got their revenge early...

WATCH: Braves mascot plays solid prank on Manny Machado

Blooper, the mascot of the Atlanta Braves, has friendly rivalries brewing with some of baseball's biggest stars. San Diego Padres third baseman Manny Machado is...

WATCH: Braves prospect Austin Riley rips astonishing 492-foot home run

The Atlanta Braves might just have another young phenom on their MLB roster soon, as Austin Riley has been hitting the cover off the ball...
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Braves activate Mike Foltynewicz off IL

After a lengthy absence to open the season, the Atlanta Braves are finally set to welcome back their ace. The Braves activated starting pitcher Mike...

Five desperate MLB teams that need Craig Kimbrel

While he's been arguably MLB's best closer for a solid decade, Craig Kimbrel remains unsigned. A number of teams should be looking to change that.

Braves closer Arodys Vizcaino undergoes season-ending shoulder surgery

The Atlanta Braves will be without Arodys Vizcaino, one of the key pieces in their bullpen, for the remainder of the season.

Braves fans chant for Craig Kimbrel during bullpen meltdown

Atlanta Braves pitchers made a mess out of the ninth inning on Tuesday. By the time it was over, the fans at SunTrust Park were...

Mega contract extensions do more harm than good for MLB

While the 2019 MLB season is less than a month in, one trend is destined to define this year and the future. When everyone looks...

WATCH: Ozzie Albies marks new contract with tremendous leaping grab

On the same day that a new contract was announced, Atlanta Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies showed why he's one of MLB's best infielders.

Report: Ozzie Albies contract described as worst ever by MLB executives and players

Over a hundred contracts have been signed across MLB this year, but the freshly signed contract extension by Atlanta Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies is...

Braves sign All-Star Ozzie Albies to extension, per report

The Atlanta Braves continue to use MLB’s current contract structure to the best of their abilities as they lock up some of the best young...

Hall of Fame manager Bobby Cox suffers apparent stroke, per report

One of the greatest managers in recent Major League Baseball history, former Atlanta Braves top dog Bobby Cox is currently suffering through a major health...

Ronald Acuna Jr. contract is unhealthy for MLB Labor peace

The Atlanta Braves announced on Tuesday that they had agreed to a contract extension with reigning National League Rookie of the Year Ronald Acuna Jr.

Report: Ronald Acuna, Braves finalizing 8-year, $100 million contract extension

The Atlanta Braves are reportedly securing young superstar Ronald Acuna for the foreseeable future with an eight-year deal worth $100 million. Jeff...

WATCH: Shane Carle ejected for throwing at Rhys Hoskins after Bryce Harper HR

During the bottom of the seventh inning Sunday night, Bryce Harper hit an absolute rocket of a home run off Atlanta Braves pitcher Shane Carle...

10 MLB stars who must start hot in 2019

The MLB season is a marathon, not a sprint. We hear it a lot. And generally, the early steps of a marathon aren't terribly important....

Top storylines heading into MLB Opening Day

After a long winter, MLB Opening Day is upon us. Now that the games are here, our attention shifts from a brutally slow offseason to...