Tommy Hanson, pronounced dead Monday of catastrophic organ failure, had 10 wins and a 2.44 ERA through 17 starts in … More
In a career that spanned 2,120 games, Yogi Berra struck out 414 times. Dan Uggla struck out 535 times in 499 games … More
Orestes “Minnie” Minoso was the player Roberto Clemente wanted to be, said Hall of Famer, and former Brave, Orlando Cepeda. … More
I met Jose Martinez while on a freelance assignment at the Braves Dominican Academy in San Francisco de Marcoris. We … More
Don Zimmer, who spent 65 years in professional baseball, never had a job outside of the game. If that’s not … More
Dead of natural causes. Here’s a story I wrote for the local organ remembering Rick Camp’s most iconic moment as a … More
Earl Williams, who at 22 was named 1971 NL Rookie of the Year, died today after a bout with acute … More
Funny, profane, brilliant and beloved, Weaver died early Saturday while on a Orioles fantasy cruise. I’ll bet he signed off … More
Pascual was apparently killed for his pension check in his native Dominican Republic. I’m working on an appreciation for the … More
Dan Roundfield, arguably the best pure power forward in Atlanta Hawks history, drowned Monday off the coast of Aruba. He … More
A true legend and gentleman. Who will write about Bob Montag now? Selah.
Our thoughts are with longtime Braves trainer Jeff Porter, whose wife was killed in a car accident over the weekend.
@Buster_ESPNgreat stat: Venters, O’Flaherty and Kimbrel pitched in more games in ’11 than MRivera or THoffman ever pitched in any … More
Before he became a Bulldog, Larry Munson was, briefly, a voice of the Braves. If only he had stayed and … More
The former Atlanta manager died Friday at his home in Pennsylvania. Braves fans may not remember him fondly but by … More
Old school Braves fans probably remember Hank Small, an Atlanta native and University of South Carolina legend once primed for … More
James Gammon, the fine character actor who played manager Lou Brown in “Major League,” succumbed to cancer Friday at age … More
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