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Atlanta Braves trades for 2017

The Trade Deadline is here

Today’s the big day. Will the Braves make moves today, or will they watch as trade fireworks go off around the rest of the league?

Atlanta drops third straight game of series against Philadelphia

Despite the fact that R.A. Dickey once again confounded the Phillies lineup (just like he did back in June), the Braves were unable to give Dickey ample run support to go with a great effort from Dickey. Therefore, the knuckleballer’s seven innings pitched with zero earned runs […]

Sean Rodriguez in Atlanta Braves lineup
Sean Rodriguez in Atlanta Braves lineup

Rodriguez in Atlanta Braves lineup

he moment of realization for Sean Rodriguez came Sunday when he was playing with his kids, on the veteran’s first day off in a week during an injury-rehab assignment that saw him play 11 games in two weeks for four different Braves minor-league affiliates in Orlando, Rome, Mississippi and Gwinnett County.

“We were playing Wiffle Ball in the back yard and my daughter asked me, ‘Daddy, do you have to go play again tomorrow?’” Rodriguez said, smiling as he recalled […]