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1 hr ago | CBS Sports
Might one of the two remaining free agents with draft compensation attached have gotten a bittersweet break Saturday? It's entirely possible.
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5 hrs ago | SavannahNow
Atlanta's home base in the Sunshine State is a few miles south of Disney World, but the Braves are no Mickey Mouse operation.
"In light of what's happened over the past few days with our pitching staff, we thought it was incumbent on us to do everything we could to strengthen our starting pitching," said Braves general manager Frank Wren, With injuries to their starting rotation reaching a crisis stage, the Atlanta Braves bit the financial bullet Wednesday by signing ... (more)
Somebody on the Atlanta Braves ' roster is going to have to step up with all the injuries to starting pitchers lately.
Mar 12, 2014; Jupiter, FL, USA; Miami Marlins starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez warms up in the bullpen before a game against the Atlanta Braves at Roger Dean Stadium.
Feb 24, 2014; Lake Buena Vistas, FL, USA; Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Brandon Beachy poses for a picture at ESPN Wide World of Sports.
Prior to the signing of Ervin Santana on Wednesday, the Braves five-man rotation on Opening Day was presumably Julio Teheran , Mike Minor, Brandon Beachy , Alex Wood , and a toss-up between David Hale and Freddy Garcia for the fifth spot.
Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman is ranked as having the sixth best chance of winning the 2014 National League MVP Award, by Bovada Sports Book .
Much has changed in a week for both the Braves and right-hander Freddy Garcia. With injuries to Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy and Mike Minor, Garcia will likely be a member of the rotation.
I'm about to enter my fourth decade of tracking the Braves, which means I've seen a thing or two.
The Atlanta Braves won a pair of split-squad games on Wednesday, beating the Miami Marlins 3-1 in Jupiter, Fla., and the Washington Nationals 3-2 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Braves pitcher Kris Medlen left in the fourth inning with a strained forearm, and the New York Mets went on to beat Atlanta 8-2 on Sunday.
Mar 10, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija in the dugout against the San Francisco Giants at Scottsdale Stadium.
There is no such thing as a five-man rotation anymore. Looking around the league, teams are planning ahead for injuries to their pitchers to determine how deep they can go, packing in seven or eight guys rather than trying to prevent injuries or shorten up the rotation.
Kris Medlen just arrived at the stadium to talk to the club's medical staff. Should have an update later this morning.