ATLANTA - Omar Infante, who started 77 games at five positions for Atlanta last season, agreed Monday to a $4,325,000, two-year contract with the Braves.
ATLANTA - Braves manager Bobby Cox said Saturday night he hopes the club will sign Japanese star Kenshin Kawakami to shore up its depleted rotation.
ATLANTA - Bobby Cox has been through this before.
ATLANTA - What more can go wrong for the Braves?
This offseason the Atlanta Braves have swung and missed more times than Andruw Jones in a doubleheader.
ATLANTA - After more than two decades with the Braves, John Smoltz appears likely to finish his stellar career wearing a different uniform.
BY CHARLES ODUM The Associated Press ATLANTA - Braves president John Schuerholz has vowed to never again do business with Rafael Furcal's agents, whom Schuerholz accused in a newspaper interview of conducting "despicable" dealings with the team. Schuerholz and Braves general manager Frank Wren were quoted as saying the Wasserman Media Group negotiated dishonestly by taking the team's signed terms of agreement sheet ...
LOS ANGELES - Rafael Furcal accepted a $33 million, three-year contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday, and the Atlanta Braves accused the star shortstop of reneging on a deal they thought was agreed to earlier this week.
ATLANTA - Rejected by Rafael Furcal and unwilling to meet San Diego's asking price for Jake Peavy, the Atlanta Braves still believe they can improve their lineup and pitching staff before voluntary winter workouts begin next month.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves added catching depth by signing free agent David Ross to a two-year, $3 million deal on Friday.
ATLANTA - Javier Vazquez is likely headed from the Chicago White Sox to the Atlanta Braves in a multiplayer trade.
ATLANTA - Frank Wren says the Atlanta Braves won't sweeten their offer to the San Diego Padres for Jake Peavy, forcing the team to look elsewhere in its search for pitching help.
ATLANTA - Braves catcher Brian McCann won his second Silver Slugger Award in three years, honored Thursday as the top-hitting player at his position in the National League. But NL batting champ Chipper Jones was left off the team.
ATLANTA - General manager Frank Wren insists the Braves won't trade their most valued prospects, apparently not even to bring Jake Peavy to Atlanta.
ATLANTA - Pete Van Wieren grew up wanting to be the radio announcer for his hometown team, the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings. Instead, he became one of the voices for a bold new experiment.
Second baseman Elliot Johnson, third baseman Paul Janish and right-hander Cristhian Martinez became free agents when the Atlanta Braves failed to offer 2014 contracts on Monday night.
NEW YORK - Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas are among 19 newcomers on this year's Hall of Fame ballot, joining a collection of steroid-tainted holdovers that include Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa.
NEW YORK - Free-agent catcher Brian McCann and the New York Yankees are about to complete a five-year deal worth around $85 million, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Saturday night.
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