Braves Acquire Brandon Phillips From Reds In TradeThe Atlanta Braves acquired three-time All-Star Brandon Phillips on Sunday from the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for two pitchers.
42-Year-Old Knuckleballer RA Dickey Agrees With BravesFormer NL Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey and the Atlanta Braves have agreed to a one-year contract, adding a 42-year-old knuckleballer to a thin rotation as the team moves into a new ballpark.
Tracking The Tribe's Sunday Scenarios: Your Guide To What Matters For ClevelandThis is exactly what baseball signed up for. Three Wild Card spots -- two in the American League and one in the National League -- and home field advantage in the American League Division Series are still up for grabs entering Major League Baseball's final Sunday of the regular season, and several teams have a lot on the line on what could become the final day of the regular season.
Marlins Get OF Jeff Francoeur From Braves In 3-Team TradeThe Miami Marlins acquired Jeff Francoeur from the Atlanta Braves in a three-team trade Wednesday night, hoping the well-traveled outfielder can provide a boost toward a playoff spot.
MLB Trade: Dodgers Acquire Veteran Pitcher Bud Norris From BravesThe Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired veteran pitcher Bud Norris from the Atlanta Braves. The move Thursday comes on the same day the Dodgers said ace Clayton Kershaw will be placed on the 15-day disabled list because of a back injury.
On Indians' Chance To Match Franchise Record, Chisenhall's Quiet Production, Salazar's All-Star Starter Candidacy | Extra FramesThe Cleveland Indians picked up their 12th straight win for the first time since 1951, beating the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday night, 3-0. This column features my takeaways from Wednesday's game. If you want more baseball coverage, you can follow me on Twitter (@TJZuppe).
Streaking Indians Bring Back Memories Of 1982, Ramirez Proves Cleanup Hitters Come In All Shapes And Sizes, Rotation Keeps Rolling | Extra FramesThe Cleveland Indians extended their MLB-best win streak to 11 games, beating the Atlanta Braves, 5-3. This column features my takeaways from Tuesday's game. If you want more baseball coverage, you can follow me on Twitter (@TJZuppe).
Indians Beat Braves For Longest Winning Streak In 34 YearsCarlos Santana hit a tie-breaking single in Cleveland's three-run ninth inning, Corey Kluber allowed only three hits in eight innings and the Indians beat the Atlanta Braves 5-3 on Tuesday night for their 11th straight win.
On The Indians' 10-Game Streak, Contributions By Chisenhall, Bauer's Place Among AL Pitchers, Bullpen Makes Rare Appearance | Extra FramesThe Cleveland Indians continued their winning ways, picking up their 10th straight win by defeating the Atlanta Braves in interleague play, 8-3. This column features my takeaways from Monday's game. If you want more baseball coverage, you can follow me on Twitter (@TJZuppe).
Chisenhall's HR Helps Streaking Indians Beat Braves 8-3Lonnie Chisenhall hit a three-run homer, Trevor Bauer gave up two runs in six innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Atlanta Braves 8-3 on Monday night for their 10th straight win.
Braves Release Former All-Star OF Nick SwisherThe Atlanta Braves released high-priced outfielder Nick Swisher on Monday, ditching a former All-Star whose numbers plummeted the last two seasons.