The Atlanta Braves and Arizona Diamondbacks completed a three-player trade today, as Atlanta acquired right-handed pitcher Bronson Arroyo and minor league right-handed pitcher Touki Toussaint in exchange for infielder Phil Gosselin.
The Atlanta Braves tonight completed the second day of the 2015 First-Year Player Draft by selecting eight players in addition to the five selections made on the first day of the draft. Through the first 10 rounds, the 13 draftees include 11 pitchers (eight right-handed, three left-handed), one third baseman and one catcher. Atlanta has selected eight college players, while the remaining five players drafted were chosen out of high school.
The Texas Rangers selected right-handed pitcher Dillon Tate with the 4th overall pick and outfielder Eric Jenkins at 45th overall on the first day of the 2015 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves tonight selected right-handed pitcher Mike Soroka of Bishop Carroll High School in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, with their second selection (28th overall) in the 2015 First-Year Player Draft.