On Thursday night, the Braves became the first professional sports franchise in Atlanta to receive the Stuart Lewengrub Torch of Liberty Award on behalf of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Southeast Region.
The Atlanta Braves released their 2015 spring training schedule today. The 34-game slate begins on Wednesday, March 4, with a home contest against the New York Mets at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
The Atlanta Braves and St. Louis Cardinals completed a four-player trade today, as the Braves have acquired right-handed pitcher Shelby Miller and minor-league right-handed pitcher Tyrell Jenkins in exchange for outfielder Jason Heyward and right-handed pitcher Jordan Walden.
The Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs completed a trade today, as the Braves have acquired right-handed pitcher Arodys Vizcaino and three of the Cubs' international bonus pool slots (No. 2, No. 3 and No. 4), in exchange for infielder Tommy La Stella and the Braves' fourth international bonus pool slot.
Louisville Slugger®, the Official Bat Supplier of Major League Baseball®, proudly announced the 2014 Silver Slugger™ Award winners tonight in a special hour-long telecast exclusively on MLB Network, hosted by Greg Amsinger and Mark DeRosa.
Give the gift of Braves baseball this holiday season by purchasing the Holiday Ticket Pack for Braves fans everywhere. The Holiday Ticket Pack includes two tickets to four games throughout the 2015 season and each purchase comes with a limited-edition Braves engraved journal.
The Atlanta Braves had two players named tonight as 2014 Rawlings Gold Glove Award winners, as right fielder Jason Heyward and shortstop Andrelton Simmons each earned the award for their outstanding defensive play this past season at their respective positions.