Gwinnett hosts Syracuse for game two of the four game set tonight at 7:00 pm ET. Tommy Hanson (1-3, 1.69) goes for the Braves against RHP Craig Stammen (3-1, 2.35). The Braves are 11-14 on the season, while the Chiefs are at 13-9.
Mississippi returns home to start a five-game set against Ryne Sandberg and the Tennessee Smokies at Trustmark Park. Right-hander Ryne Reynoso (0-2, 6.00) goes for the Braves against Hung-Wen Chen. The Braves have lost three straight and are now 10-14 on the season.
Myrtle Beach continues its series in Lynchburg tonight with lefty Edgar Osuna (2-2, 4.01) on the mound against another lefty, Paul Mildren. First pitch is at 7:05 pm. The Pelicans have lost three straight and are 9-16 on the season.
Rome has a doubleheader with Bowling Green today starting at 10:30 pm ET. The Braves have lost seven in a rown and nine of their last 12 games to fall four games under .500 (10-14). Randall Delgado (0-3, 3.31) and J.J. Hoover (0-0, 1.46) will pitch for the Braves today against the Hot Rods.
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Braves, Rangers make three-player tradeThe Atlanta Braves have sent Tyrell Jenkins and Brady Feigl to the Texas Rangers in exchange for Luke Jackson.
Hardball ScoopThursday at 5:00 PM
Outlining the details of the new CBAChristmas has come early for baseball fans as we have official word of five more years of labor peace in the sport. The IBI's Arthur Kinney has the rundown of the major provisions…
Indians Baseball InsiderTuesday at 7:59 AM
Braves sign Jacob LindgrenThe Atlanta Braves have signed reliever Jacob Lindgren to a one-year deal.
Hardball ScoopSunday at 4:44 PM
Braves remain interested in Sale, ArcherDespite adding Bartolo Colon, R.A. Dickey, and Jaime Garcia, the Atlanta Braves remain interested in acquiring either Chris Sale or Chris Archer.
Braves acquire Jaime Garcia from CardinalsThe Atlanta Braves made yet another move for a starter, acquiring Jaime Garcia from the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday evening