Saturday Aug 30
San Diego Padres
San Diego honors Hall of Famer Maddux
Near the end of the long journey of his now Hall of Fame career, Greg Maddux made practically a two-season stop with the Padres wedged between two short stints with the Dodgers.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Maybe we all dug the long ball more than we'd like to admit
BEFORE THE well-deserved inductions of Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine into the Baseball Hall of Fame last month, an old, familiar advertisement from 1998 made the rounds on the various social-media platforms of the day.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Major League Baseball
Torre set to take proper place in Monument Park
It's never too late to do the right thing, and nearly seven years after he officially wore the pinstripes as their manager for the last time, the Yankees are retiring Joe Torre's No.
Breaking down the Nats' win streak
Winning streaks in baseball require a perfect combination of clutch hitting, favorable scheduling and a nice serving of cluster luck.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Gosselin starts as Simmons sits after dental work
Phil Gosselin got the start at shortstop for Atlanta on Friday night as the Braves opened their weekend series with the Oakland A's at Turner Field.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Braves players take Ice Bucket Challenge
The Ice Bucket Challenge is the hottest trend around the sports and entertainment world right now ... or is it the coolest? Friday afternoon at Turner Field, Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman, and several of his teammates, took turns participating in the charitable pursuit, in which they get an ice-filled cooler dumped over their heads.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
True Blue LA
Dodgers enjoying unusual sucess against Braves
The Dodgers may have dropped Wednesday night's game to the Braves , but they are working on potentially one of their best season series ever against the Braves.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Former Wieden+Kennedy collaborators contradict Hall of Fame pitcher...
Hall of Famers Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Bobby Cox, left to right, laugh before throwing out the first pitches at a baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the Washington Nationals, on Friday, Aug. 8, in Atlanta.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Braves fans arrive in Cooperstown for Hall of Fame weekend
They came to root on the Braves in the Hall of Fame class of 2014, but it was Braves fans who stole the show on Friday.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Braves hoping to avoid DL stint for Simmons
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Greg Maddux says he and Tom Glavine came up with Nike's 'Chicks dig the long ball' line
Bobby Cox , Tony La Russa, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas, Greg Maddux and Joe Torre enter Hall of Fame.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
The Aiken Standard
Struggling Braves lack leadership
The Braves haven't been good lately. Strike that, the Braves have been shield-the-kids'-eyes, turn-off-the-television awful lately.
Atlanta Braves Morning Chop It's Getting Painful
Jul 27, 2014; Cooperstown, NY, USA; Hall of Fame inductees Tom Glavine , Bobby Cox , and Greg Maddux pose with their Hall of Fame plaques during the class of 2014 national baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony at National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Mt. Airy News
Bears' Bowman signs with Bluefield StateAugust 5th
Mount Airy's John Bowman winds up for the pitch on his home field. Bowman has signed to play with Division II Bluefield State.
Dalton Daily Citizen
Doug Hawley: Even for Cox, ejections not a stat worth celebrating
There is little doubting Bobby Cox's credentials as worthy of the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., where he was inducted last month.
Toronto Blue Jays
Time will tell if A's or Tigers boast best arms
So it's too soon to know whether last week's trades involving those two top-flight pitchers will impact the bids for a World Series ring in Detroit and Oakland, let alone whether we can count either team's rotation among the best of all-time.