More than a month has passed since John Coppolella was forced to resign from his role as the Braves’ general manager, and not a day has passed without some discussion about whether Dayton Moore will return to Atlanta to lead the organization that groomed him.
Ronald Acuna, Touki Toussaint and Austin Riley represent the Braves in the Arizona Fall League’s 12th annual Fall Stars Game tonight at 8 ET. Watch live as the best prospects in the AFL square off on MLB Network and MLB.com.
Once the Braves determine who will be making the ultimate roster-related decisions this winter, they can dive into what could be a very influential Hot Stove season. The team might still be a year away from becoming legitimate postseason contenders. But with a few bullpen upgrades, they may maximize the potential value of a lineup […]
After rocketing through Atlanta’s system during the regular season, Braves prospects Ronald Acuna and Max Fried haven’t slowed down in the Arizona Fall League. The Braves prospects swept the AFL’s week 3 awards as the league’s Hitter and Pitcher of the Week.
They first played together back in 2015, when both were making their pro debuts in the Braves system. They moved to full-season ball as a duo in 2016 and both began the year together in the Florida State League in 2017. And now both are excelling in the Arizona Fall League. There is no question […]
For the past dozen years, the Ariziona Fall League has gathered all of the future stars on one field for the Fall Stars Game. The rosters for this year’s edition were announced on Monday and, as usual, they are jam packed with talent.
The contingent of Braves prospects in the Arizona Fall League have impressed throughout the first half of the season, and the trend continued on Saturday.
Braves No. 1 prospect Ronald Acuna stayed hot with two solo homers while Padres No. 10 Josh Naylor notched four hits — including a late go-ahead homer — as Peoria edged Salt River, 9-8, in Arizona Fall League action on Friday.
The weather may have cooled down but Atlanta Braves No. 10 prospect Austin Riley didn’t, flashing glove, strength and smiles while hitting for the cycle.
The Braves declined their team option on right-hander R.A. Dickey’s contract for the 2018 season, the club announced Monday afternoon. Atlanta also announced it exercised the ’18 team option on the contract of catcher Tyler Flowers.
All season long, Ender Inciarte impressed with defensive prowess in the Braves outfield, making a number of highlight reel grabs and excelling in Statcast™ fielding metrics. His performance earned him a spot among the nominees for this year’s Esurance MLB Award for Best Defensive Player.