Atlanta Braves

Hank Aaron (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Hank Aaron Set To Savor 40th Anniversary Of 715th Homer

Aaron’s record-breaking homer will be celebrated on Tuesday night before the Atlanta Braves’ home opener against the New York Mets.

04/08/2014

ATLANTA - JULY 26: At Turner Field, a poster honors #44 Hank Aaron and his career with the Braves (1954-1974), on July 26, 2004 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Top 5 Opening Day Moments In MLB History

Some Opening Day moments changed the game forever, others are just really freakin’ cool. Here are five of our favorites.

03/28/2014

Yankees starter Ivan Nova (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Run Of Yankees’ Excellence On The Mound Continues With Nova Gem

Ivan Nova pitched two-hit ball while working into the seventh inning for the first time this spring, and the New York Yankees beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 Wednesday.

03/20/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Tanaka Gives Up 1 Run In Yanks’ 7-4 Win Over Atlanta

Masahiro Tanaka allowed one run and three hits over 4 1-3 innings Sunday in the New York Yankees’ 7-4 win over the Atlanta Braves.

03/16/2014

Ervin Santana  (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

As Braves Plug A Serious Need On Mound, Mets Do What Exactly At Short?

This is the kind of thing that has to drive the Mets fan crazy.

03/12/2014

CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 22: Julio Teheran #49 of the Atlanta Braves pitches against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning on September 22, 2013 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.

Braves Hope Julio Teheran Lives Up To Big New Contract

The Braves rewarded Julio Teheran for a strong 2013 season. Can he be their No. 3 starter?

03/06/2014

Tony La Russa and Joe Torre (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Three Cheers For Tony, Bobby And Joe

Tony LaRussa, Bobby Cox and Joe Torre’s inductions will mark an elite class of managers entering the Hall of Fame in 2014.

12/15/2013

Brian McCann (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Yankees Agree With Catcher Brian McCann On 5-Year Deal

According to WFAN baseball insider Jon Heyman, the Yankees are close to wrapping up a five-year, $85 million deal with catcher Brian McCann. Deal would include an option year and full no-trade clause.

11/23/2013

An exterior view of Turner Field (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Braves Leaving Turner Field, Moving Into 42,000-Seat Stadium In 2017

The Braves say they will be leaving Turner Field and moving into a new 42,000-seat, $672 million stadium 11 miles from downtown in 2017. It’s not clear how much it will cost taxpayers.

11/11/2013

Brian McCann (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Agent: Brian McCann Respects Yankees, Has Team On Radar

No secret here: the Yankees need an upgrade at catcher. Seven-time All-Star Brian McCann would fit the bill — and it seems he’s interested.

11/05/2013

Chipper Jones throws out the first pitch before Game 1 of the National League Division Series between the Atlanta Braves and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Turner Field on October 3, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Report: Unhappy Braves Boycotted Chipper Jones’ 1st Pitch

Jones threw out the first pitch in Atlanta prior to Game 1 of the NLDS, but didn’t get to uncork it to a player. Instead he delivered to the Braves’ mascot behind home plate. Why?

10/08/2013

A.J. Ellis #17, Hanley Ramirez #13, Dee Gordon #9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrate after the Dodgers defeat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 in Game 4 of the National League Division Series. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

On To The NLCS! Dodgers Advance Past Braves, Await Either Bucs Or Cards

The NL West champions open the next round Friday against St. Louis or Pittsburgh. The Cardinals host the wild-card Pirates in a winner-take-all Game 5 on Wednesday.

10/08/2013

Daniel Murphy delivers a run-scoring hit in the sixth inning of the Mets’ 3-1 loss to the Braves in Atlanta on Sept. 3, 2013. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Braves Strike In 7th Inning, Send Mets To 9th Loss In Last 13

Kris Medlen pitched seven strong innings while Andrelton Simmons and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves win their second straight game with a 3-1 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.

09/04/2013

Daisuke Matsuzaka (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Mets’ Collins Plans To Stick With Matsuzaka Despite 10.95 ERA

Daisuke Matsuzaka realizes his poor results in three starts with the Mets could jeopardize his spot in the rotation. Even so, it appears the right-hander will be given at least one more chance.

09/03/2013

Daisuke Matsuzaka (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Braves Pound Matsuzaka And The Mets On Labor Day

Daisuke Matsuzaka and the Mets got pounded by the Braves on Labor Day.

09/02/2013

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