Categories Archives: Atlanta

Billy Joel to perform at SunTrust Park on April 28

ATLANTA — Sticking with their commitment to make SunTrust Park and its many adjoining entertainment options an all-inclusive year-round destination spot that extends beyond baseball, the Braves proudly revealed that Billy Joel will perform the first

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Garcia handling hot corner, but for how long?

ATLANTA — After objecting to learning how to play left field while at the big league level, Adonis Garcia was sent to Triple-A Gwinnett to play the position on a consistent basis. He returned to the Majors approximately one month later and surprisin

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Baseball was Meyer’s first love

Mark Lemke was 17 years old, a 5-foot-10, 160-pound infielder from upstate New York embarking on a career in professional baseball that he had no idea would one day take him to World Series glory. Lemke was surrounded by talent: future Braves do-everythin

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Veteran additions have Braves pointed up in ’17

ATLANTA — Encouraged by September’s success and the offseason alterations made to a now much more seasoned starting rotation, the Braves are approaching 2017 with a sense of confidence that did not exist after entering the past two seasons pre

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Pipeline Inbox: Comparing Braves SS Swanson to Jeter

The MLBPipeline.com crew has begun the process of revamping our Top 100 Prospects, and we’ll release the updated list at the end of January. My first step was putting together a personal list of the 50 best prospects, and here are a few random obser

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Late surges reinvigorate Braves’ 2016 season

ATLANTA — Freddie Freeman proved why he is the franchise’s cornerstone and Dansby Swanson provided a glimpse into the future as the Braves’ rebuilding process seemed to fade in the distance in 2016. When Turner Field’s 20-season hi

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