Saturday Nov 30
Bless You Boys
Luis Ayala could be another under-the-radar move to help Tigers' bullpen
Luis Ayala had a solid 2013 season for the Baltimore Orioles and Atlanta Braves , but has drawn interest from several clubs so far this offseason.
The Jackson Sun
Nightengale: A big blow to Dodgers -- and Mattingly?
The whispers have been there all summer on the West Coast, and Friday night, they turned into audible groans in the Deep South.
Braves Acquire Freddy Garcia from Baltimore
In something that has to been viewed as a just-in-case move, the Atlanta Braves have received their second pitcher from Baltimore this year: veteran right-hander Freddy Garcia , according to Orioles' sources and reported on the mlbtraderumors.com site.
Zack Wheeler beats Braves as Travis d'Arnaud picks up first big-league hit
Travis d'Arnaud got his first big-league hit in his first game at Citi Field and Zack Wheeler pitched 62/3 scintillating innings with his fellow rookie behind the plate last night as the Mets beat the Braves, 5-3.
Ayala back in bullpen for first time since late April
The Braves do not know what to expect from Luis Ayala. But before the July 31 Trade Deadline passes, they are going to give Ayala a chance to prove he is capable of serving as a reliable veteran presence in their bullpen.