Atlanta Braves

Hitless in debut, Acuna eager for 'results'
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Ronald Acuna spent last year proving he is as physically gifted as any of baseball’s top prospects. Now as he progresses through his first big league camp, the Braves are getting a feel for how the 20-year-old phenom might deal with the hype and added pressure that he’ll face once he reaches the Major League […]

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Allard among top prospect performers
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Braves prospect Kolby Allard was among the top prospect performers on the first full day of Spring Training games.

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Venters eyes historic comeback with new team
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Once a member of the Braves’ vaunted bullpen, Jonny Venters is hoping to get one more chance in the bigs after numerous elbow injuries.

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Braves using new gloves in spring opener
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As Dansby Swanson, Ozzie Albies and A.J. Minter arrived at ESPN’s Wide World of Sports complex early Friday morning, they were among the Braves who were given their new personalized Wilson glove.

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Prospect Pache piquing interest at camp
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Ender Inciarte has won consecutive Gold Glove Awards and Ronald Acuna’s glove might be just as impressive as the bat that has earned him the distinction of being one of the game’s best prospects. But there are some in the Braves’ camp who believe teenager Cristian Pache might be the organization’s best defensive outfielder.

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Braves Opening Day roster spot in Adams' sight
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Lane Adams will never know what might have happened had he pursued his passion to play college basketball. But as he finally finds himself in a big league camp with a legitimate chance to be on an Opening Day roster, he remains thankful to those friends and family members who urged him to continue his […]

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Braves have trio of dark-horse candidates
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Spring Training also serves as a fertile ground for underdog stories, created by veterans that unexpectedly prove they have something left to offer, or Minor Leaguers who provide every indication they are ready to accept the challenge of competing at the game’s highest level.

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Young infielders to suit up for first spring game
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The Braves will get a look at their young infielders when Dansby Swanson, Ozzie Albies and Johan Camargo start Friday afternoon’s Grapefruit League season opener (1:05 ET, live on MLB.TV) against the Mets in Port St. Lucie, Fla.

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Culberson thrilled to join hometown team
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Perhaps lost in the Braves’ winter exchange of substantial contracts with the Dodgers was Atlanta’s potential new utility man, Charlie Culberson.

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Snitker unveils travel roster for first camp trip
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The group representing the Braves in their first three games of the 2018 Grapefruit League schedule are set to make the trip this weekend along Florida’s east coast.

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Albies' elbow issues a thing of the past in camp
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A refreshed and confident Ozzie Albies has returned to Braves camp thankful that he is no longer dealing with the concerns that surrounded him last year, when he entered Spring Training with some doubts about the fractured right elbow he’d suffered the previous September.

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Chipper: Acuna is 'way ahead of me'
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Chipper Jones grew up as a Major Leaguer with Andruw Jones and saw plenty of a young Vladimir Guerrero when the Braves shared a Spring Training complex with the Expos in the 1990s. But he’s not sure he’s ever seen anybody as impressive as Ronald Acuna, the Braves’ 20-year-old five-tool outfielder who may be just […]

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