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Braves Hope Julio Teheran Lives Up To Big New Contract
CBS Local Sports , in our " 30 Players 30 Days " spring training feature, profiles one young player from each Major League Baseball team leading up to opening day.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Talkin' to Gene Garber about weird windups and reliever usage
I have avoided Chris Farley moments here, but I almost went fanboy on this guy a little while ago: That's Gene Garber, former Braves reliever.
Luis Avilan Is Key To Atlanta Braves' Bullpen Success In 2014
Over the past seven seasons, quite a large timeframe in baseball, the Atlanta Braves have had the lowest relief ERA in the major leagues.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Angels a la Braves
The Atlanta Braves did a very wise thing: locking up their young core--five separate contracts--for roughly what it cost us to sign Albert Pujols.
Braves Daily News Digest: 3/4
Freddy Garcia pitched 3 perfect innings in his latest spring outing, which served as another solid effort in his spring campaign to seal down a spot in the Braves rotation.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Meet Thor! Syndergaard Blows Braves Away In Mets' 1st Victory
Freddy Garcia ran his streak of perfect innings to five in his bid to earn a spot in the Braves' rotation, Mets' top prospect Noah Syndergaard pitched two scoreless innings in his Grapefruit League and New York beat Atlanta 6-2 Monday.
The Washington Post
Five signings of things to come
Video: Last year it was the curse of high expectations that many felt doomed the Nationals to mediocrity, but what is it in 2014? The Post Sports Live crew looks at the major hurdles the Nationals face this season.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Early thoughts on Labr NL only draft: Carlos Gonzalez most expensive at $36
The oldest experts league drafts are taking place this weekend in Arizona, with the NL only League of Alternative Reality auction draft taking place right now.
Atlanta Braves Most Important Player 2014
The Atlanta Braves have some very good players that you could consider their most important player in 2014.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Braves looking for Buchter to refine command
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Climbing Tal's Hill
Harrell "effectively wild" in opener
In the Astros first exhibition game of the spring, starting pitcher Lucas Harrell struggled with his control.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Island Packet
Locking up talent before free agency catching on in Major League Baseball
When the New York Yankees committed to $445 million in long term contracts for seven players during the offseason it was regarded as business as usual for the Steinbrenner family.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Time keeps on ticking in the NL East
For 14 years, the Braves ran the East. The Mets slipped through in 2006, before the Phillies dominated for five years until 2012.
St. Petersburg Times
Wil Myers to be part of new MTV2 show
Rays OF Wil Myers is among a small group of MLB players who will produce an episode of a new MTV2 show Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave, according to Entertainment Weekly's website.
Morning Chop: Atlanta Braves News 2/26
October 6, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Alex Wood pitches in the fourth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in game three of the National League divisional series playoff baseball game at Dodger Stadium.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Ashway: Braves' recent contract craze is money well spent
Did you ever think the Braves would be in a position to commit to spend $280.7 million within a single three-week span? Or even a three-year span? And have you pondered what kind of a complex the team is planning to build in Cobb County? The Braves say these contracts are being driven by the money to be generated by the new ballpark.
The Miami Herald
Bob Brookover: Youthful Braves a contrast to Phillies
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New trend of locking up young players changing MLB's landscape
News item: The Atlanta Braves announced they have reached agreement on a seven-year contract extension, plus two club option years, with bat boy Billy Johnson of Creekwood Middle School.
Freeman, Kimbrel, Stanton get steepest raises
The average raise for a player in salary arbitration was 117 percent this year, according to a study by The Associated Press, led by steep hikes for Freddie Freeman, Craig Kimbrel, Giancarlo Stanton and Michael Brantley.
Miami Marlins unlikely to follow Atlanta style by quickly signing Stanton, Fernandez long-term
The Atlanta Braves have attributed their recent success to their young talent, and for that reason, the organization signed two of its standout players to extensions this offseason.