ATLANTA - Cobb County officials have released key details for the public financing of a new $672 million Atlanta Braves stadium, saying they'll use a mix of existing taxes as well as new taxes on business and tourism.
ATLANTA - Mayor Kasim Reed met Wednesday with Atlanta Braves executives to discuss next steps following the team's decision to leave downtown and build a new $672 million stadium in nearby Cobb County, according to Gov. Nathan Deal.
ATLANTA - The city of Atlanta will demolish Turner Field and rebuild in its place a large-scale development after the Braves leave for a new stadium in the suburbs in 2017, the mayor said Tuesday.
ATLANTA - The Braves announced Monday they are leaving Turner Field and moving into a new 42,000-seat, $672 million stadium about 10 miles from downtown Atlanta in 2017. It's not clear how much it will cost taxpayers.
ATLANTA - The Braves have made a $14.1 million qualifying contract offer to catcher Brian McCann for the 2014 season.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox will join holdovers George Steinbrenner and Marvin Miller on the Hall of Fame expansion era committee ballot next month.
Atlanta Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons was among eight first-time recipients of the Gold Glove award on Tuesday.
ATLANTA - Braves general manager Frank Wren and his staff will discuss looming decisions on two free agents, catcher Brian McCann and pitcher Tim Hudson, in organizational meetings which being Tuesday in Orlando.
ATLANTA - Doug Dascenzo has been hired as the Atlanta Braves' third-base coach.
ATLANTA - For most of the season, the Atlanta Braves were overachievers.
LOS ANGELES - When Juan Uribe was unable to get a bunt down, it was the best thing that happened to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles ace Clayton Kershaw will get the start Monday night as the Dodgers goes for the clinching win in their National League division series against Atlanta.
LOS ANGELES - The big-name bats for the Los Angeles Dodgers did more than enough to overcome some tentative rookie pitching.
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Dodgers are about to find out if their $36 million investment in Hyun-Jin Ryu pays off in the postseason.
ATLANTA - Flashing plenty of fire and some nifty defense, the Atlanta Braves recaptured their Turner Field swagger.
ATLANTA - Hank Aaron was more relieved than jubilant after he broke Babe Ruth's home-run record on April 8, 1974.
WASHINGTON - Ian Desmond didn't dip, and he hit a dinger.
WASHINGTON - Julio Teheran allowed two runs in seven solid innings and had two hits, and Atlanta knocked out Stephen Strasburg in the fifth inning, as the Braves beat the Washington Nationals 6-2 on Saturday night.
WASHINGTON - Atlanta Braves left fielder Justin Upton saw the baseball nestle underneath some green wall padding and initially, instead of trying to make a play, threw his arms up and waited for a call from the umpires.
PEARL, Miss. -Atlanta Braves left-hander Mike Minor says his shoulder felt good after throwing two innings in a rehab assignment at Double-A Mississippi on Thursday.
WASHINGTON - Bryce Harper's Washington Nationals and Jason Heyward's Atlanta Braves won the past two NL East titles, and they'll get the division race started early this season.