Gavin Floyd will make a spot start for the Braves on Tuesday after being activated from the disabled list.
The Atlanta Braves didn’t like losing to the Miami Marlins, they especially didn’t like being swept. Some of the Braves players and their manager Fredi Gonzalez felt that the Marlins cheated and accused them of stealing signs. For catcher
Marlins phenom pitcher Jose Fernandez made a heads up play
Atlanta Braves SP Mike Minor is set to make his 2014 debut Friday against the Giants.
Braves outfielder B.J. Upton reached a significant milestone on Saturday night, notching the 1,000th hit of his 10-year MLB career.
B.J. Upton hasn’t done well offensively for the Atlanta Braves. So now he is turning to seeing if wearing glasses will help him see the ball better. For more on this story visit: Craig Calcaterra, Hardball Talk
Mike Minor of the Atlanta Braves has one more start in the minors to complete rehab.
There is no obvious scenario in which Floyd fits into the Atlanta Braves starting rotation.
Braves closer Craig Kimbrel appeared in a game for the first time last night against the Mets after missing almost a week with a sore shoulder, and he struggled to get outs. Kimbrel was pulled in the 9th innings
After being bumped from a starting gig in Atlanta, Freddy Garcia is close to signing with a team in Asia according to reports. For more information on this story visit: Hardball Talk, Craig Cacaterra