Franco rejoins Braves to provide leadership

Can Julio Franco help the Braves? The Braves Show's Bill Shanks looks at Atlanta's newest acquisition.
July 19, 2007

Clubhouse Confidential: Lastings' lesson

PHILADELPHIA – In just his third week as a major leaguer, Lastings Milledge has flashed plenty of talent, created his share of excitement and soundly displayed the five tools that allowed him to easily ascend the Mets' minor league ladder.
June 15, 2006

Inside Pitch: Beltran undergoes MRI

Carlos Beltran was not in the starting lineup Friday night, and wasn't expected to play until team physicians were able to interpret the results of a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exam earlier in the day.
April 22, 2006

Inside Pitch: Pedro rusty, but ready

Three weeks ago, many considered it a long shot Pedro Martinez would make his first start of the season, let alone throw six innings on a chilly night to do so.
April 7, 2006

Mets finalize two-year deal with Franco

When Opening Day rolls around, David Wright will be 23 years old. Jose Reyes will be 22.
December 9, 2005

26. Should the Braves pursue any free agents?

The Braves promise to be aggresive this offseason. Does that mean they'll pursue a free agent to replace an existing starter? Bill Shanks looks at this as he continues his series on the top 35 questions facing the team this winter.
November 10, 2005

19. Should Atlanta bring Julio Franco back?

As BravesCenter continues its look at the top 35 questions facing the Braves this winter, Bill Shanks talks about the future of Julio Franco. Will the Braves bring him back in 2006?
November 1, 2005