Tom Glavine

Will Braves Have Sense of Urgency in Playoffs?

Will Braves Have Sense of Urgency in Playoffs?

The Atlanta Braves were known throughout their 14-year division championship run as going about their business on the field with a tight-lipped, button-down, corporate approach.  Rarely did Braves players show emotion, particularly by leaders of the team. John Smoltz, Tom Glavine, Greg Maddux, Chipper Jones, Fred McGriff… those players went about their business like robots, efficient in thei... »

Could Braves Trade McCann and Hudson?

Could Braves Trade McCann and Hudson?

The major league baseball trade deadline is less than two weeks away and teams like the Atlanta Braves are assessing their needs and determining which assets they may make available. Looking at the Atlanta Braves, you can make a reasonable case that they don’t have a glaring weakness when they are healthy.  The Braves are third in the National League in runs scored and second in the NL in ea... »

Atlanta Braves Chipper Jones

Chipper Jones: Braves Will Honor Chipper June 28

Chipper Jones will have his number retired by the Atlanta Braves in a ceremony scheduled for Friday, June 28.  Jones will also be inducted into the Atlanta Braves Hall of Fame.  The induction will take place at the downtown Marriott Marquis, during a special luncheon, and will be followed by pregame ceremonies, prior to the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. “Chipper was a Brave from the begin... »