Who will fill Braves' final rotation spots?

January 19, 2018

ATLANTA — Sean Newcomb and Luiz Gohara stand as the favorites to win the final two available spots in Atlanta’s rotation. But the Braves aren’t making any guarantees as they approach Spring Training looking forward to the chance to see their young starters compete for a job. Braves president of baseball operations and general manager Alex Anthopoulos has said Julio Teheran, Mike Foltynewicz and Brandon McCarthy will most likely fill…

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Hawks To Honor 1970s Alumni With Vintage Throwback Jersey

ATLANTA –- The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club today announced plans to wear a classic 1972 uniform and honor team alumni when it hosts Throwback Night, presented by Budweiser, on Saturday, Jan. 20 against the Chicago Bulls. Throughout the night, the club will show videos highlighting the franchise’s past, including a special compilation of footage paying homage to alumni who played for the Hawks during the 1970s. The uniform pays tribute…

January 19, 2018
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Why Chipper is a no-doubt HOF selection

January 18, 2018

ATLANTA — Chipper Jones grew up and progressed through his distinguished Major League career aspiring to be like his father’s childhood idol, Mickey Mantle. During his successful journey, the Braves’ legend earned the opportunity to forever be included within discussions that solely focus on Cooperstown’s most revered immortal residents. Jones has had a few years to prepare for the celebration that will take place on Wednesday, when he is elected…

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Hawks Assign Three to Erie; Magette Transferred to Atlanta

ATLANTA -– The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has assigned DeAndre’ Bembry, Tyler Cavanaugh and Isaiah Taylor to the Erie BayHawks, the team’s G League affiliate, it was announced today. In addition, Josh Magette, who is on a two-way contract, has been transferred from Erie to Atlanta. Bembry has played in 18 games with Atlanta this season, averaging 4.8 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 17.3 minutes. In three starts with…

January 18, 2018
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At plate, Sheffield struck fear in foes

January 18, 2018

The other day, we talked about how, by some defensive metrics, Andruw Jones was the greatest defensive center fielder in history, ahead of Willie Mays and Paul Blair and the rest. This is an extraordinary claim. The legend of Mays, Blair, Garry Maddox, Curt Flood and so many others is such that more people are likely to say that those defensive metrics are nonsensical than agree with the conclusion. Well,…

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Fans Weather Cold To Celebrate Hawks Victory Over Pelicans

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January 18, 2018
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Improving Delaney Using Baltimore Roots For Inspiration

Malcolm Delaney is all Baltimore, through and through. “Once I had seen it, I wanted to try and do whatever I could do to help,” Delaney said. “I talked to my agency about getting a donation or just trying to get coats myself to give to the students. We’ve got one school done now.”   Delaney added that his group is in talks with other sponsors who may match his donation. He…

January 17, 2018
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Road Trippin' ATL: Richard Jefferson On The Mic

EPISODE 10: Richard Jefferson On The Mic This week on Road Trippin’ ATL, Kent Bazemore & Mike Muscala are joined by the GOAT of podcasting – Richard Jefferson! RJ and Baze talk about their best memories playing together, Kent’s wedding and anything else that will embarrass Baze. Richard also discusses his departure from Cleveland and how things are going in Denver. The guys touch on LaVar Ball’s recent words for Luke…

January 15, 2018
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Hawks Fans Celebrate Big Win Over Spurs

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January 15, 2018
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