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Braves looking to start a new streak

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jeff Francoeur was there for the tail end of The Streak.

February 20, 2009 | | Atlanta Braves


Glavine back with Braves in new role

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Tom Glavine has more wins than any other active pitcher. He'll get a chance to add to that total for at least one more season.

February 20, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


AP source: Glavine staying with Braves

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Tom Glavine has returned to the Atlanta Braves for one more season, reaching a preliminary agreement on a $1 million, one-year contract.

February 19, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves notebook: Francoeur avoids arbitration, agrees to new contract

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jeff Francoeur had not even bothered to pack his bags, holding out hope that he wouldn't have to fly across the country to hear his own team talk about his flaws.

February 19, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


After Griffey: Spurned Braves try to move on

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - The Atlanta Braves emerged from the dugout as though it was just another spring training day. The pitchers headed to the mound. The hitters wandered in and out of the cage, taking their swings. Bobby Cox wobbled around the field trying to get a look at some of the promising kids.

February 19, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves notebook: Jones hoping for baseball to return to Olympics

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - While looking forward to his second World Baseball Classic, Chipper Jones would be even more fired up about playing in another international competition.

February 19, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Another one bites the dust in Braves' offseason deals

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jake Peavy. A.J. Burnett. Rafael Furcal. John Smoltz.

February 19, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated PRess | Atlanta Braves


Griffey may be close to deal with Braves

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - The Atlanta Braves tried to close a deal with Ken Griffey Jr. on Tuesday, hoping the aging slugger who ranks fifth on baseball's career homer list can bolster an outfield that produced the fewest long balls in the majors last season.The 39-year-old Griffey is clearly past his prime, but his 2008 numbers - a .249 average, 18 homers and 71 RBIs - were more productive than any of Atlanta's outfielders.

February 17, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Francoeur looking to get beyond last season

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jeff Francoeur graced the cover of Sports Illustrated not long after he got to the majors. The headline dubbed him "The Natural."He was the hometown kid who made good. Little girls squealed when he came to bat. Little boys wanted to be just like Jeff.

February 17, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves closer ready to go

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Mike Gonzalez feels 22 again. He's lost a few pounds. His left arm is strong and limber. And there's not a lick of pain to mess things up.

February 16, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves notebook: Team aims to close deal with Glavine

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Day 2 of spring training. Still no Tom Glavine.

February 16, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves excited about new pitchers

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - No one with the Atlanta Braves sounded more enthusiastic about the reconstructed pitching staff than the guy who will catch it this season.

February 15, 2009 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Report: Braves interested in Ken Griffey Jr.

ATLANTA - Still seeking a proven bat for the outfield, the Atlanta Braves say they're interested in acquiring Ken Griffey Jr.

February 14, 2009 | | Atlanta Braves


New-look Braves optimistic for 2009

Old habits are hard to break.

February 14, 2009 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Glavine mulling over Braves' offer

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves have made an offer to Tom Glavine, but the 300-game winner hasn't decided whether to accept a significant pay cut.

February 08, 2009 | BY PAUL NEWBERRY The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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New York Yankees overwhelm Atlanta Braves 20-6, complete 3-game sweep

ATLANTA - A Braves team that was at .500 through 84 games has since been in a downward slide that gained speed with three straight losses ...

August 30, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Turner Field's US flag at half-staff, players’ families deal with grief after fan dies in fall

ATLANTA - The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from the upper ...

August 30, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Fan falls from upper deck as Atlanta Braves lose 3-1 to Yankees

ATLANTA - Rookie Luis Severino allowed only four hits in six scoreless innings to lead the New York Yankees to a 3-1 victory over Matt Wisler ...

August 29, 2015 | Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves struggling to finish lost season

ATLANTA - This was not unexpected. Not after the Atlanta Braves traded away just about anyone with a major league pulse.

August 27, 2015 | Paul Newberry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Miller's winless streak extended to 18 starts in Braves loss

ATLANTA - The Colorado Rockies thought they missed their opportunity against Atlanta starter Shelby Miller. In the seventh inning, Miller gave them a second chance.

August 26, 2015 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Four unearned runs cost Atlanta Braves in 5-1 loss to Colorado Rockies

ATLANTA - With a rookie pitcher on the mound, the Atlanta Braves weren't nearly good enough to overcome three errors by their rookie third baseman.

August 25, 2015 | Paul Newberry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Jonny Gomes hits HR, drives in 3 runs as Teheran, Braves snap 7-game skid, beat Rockies 5-3

ATLANTA - Jonny Gomes drove in three runs with two hits, including a two-run homer in the first, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Colorado Rockies ...

August 24, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Kris Bryant's two HRs send Atlanta Braves to 7th straight loss

CHICAGO - Kris Bryant homered twice and Kyle Schwarber connected an inning after hitting a hard foul ball that sent a fan to the hospital Sunday ...

August 23, 2015 | | Atlanta Braves


Struggling Atlanta Braves overpowered by Chicago Cubs, 9-7

CHICAGO - Atlanta Braves switch-hitter Nick Swisher took advantage of the breezy conditions at Wrigley Field on Saturday.

August 22, 2015 | By Matt Carlson Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Shelby Miller's winless skid hits 17 games in Atlanta Braves' 5-3 loss to Cubs

CHICAGO - Kris Bryant and Miguel Montero had consecutive RBI doubles in the sixth as the Chicago Cubs extended Shelby Miller's winless skid to 17 ...

August 21, 2015 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves come up empty on the road again, fall to Cubs 7-1

CHICAGO - Jake Arrieta pitched six scoreless innings for his major league-leading 15th win, and Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell homered to lead the Chicago Cubs ...

August 20, 2015 | By Andrew Seligman Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Despite Teheran's efforts, Atlanta Braves fall to Padres 3-2

SAN DIEGO - Atlanta's Julio Teheran felt right at home on the road Wednesday but that couldn't keep the Braves from losing to the ...

August 19, 2015 | Jay Paris Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Melvin Upton Jr homers twice against old team in San Diego Padres’ 9-0 win over Atlanta Braves

SAN DIEGO - Melvin Upton Jr. hit two two-run home runs against his former team and Yangervis Solarte hit a three-run shot to back James Shields ...

August 19, 2015 | By Bernie Wilson Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Rookie Rea wins 2nd straight start for San Diego Padres, 5-3 vs. Atlanta Braves

SAN DIEGO - Rookie Colin Rea won his second straight start and Will Venable hit a two-run single to help the San Diego Padres beat the ...

August 18, 2015 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Shelby Miller takes no-hit bid into 8th inning, Atlanta Braves beat Arizona 2-1 in 10th

ATLANTA - Shelby Miller took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning, and the Atlanta Braves went on to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 Sunday on ...

August 16, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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