We’ve got another controversial slide, and another Escobar down. This time, the slider was Andrelton Simmons of the Atlanta Braves, who slid (landed?) late and recklessly onto the third base bag in the fifth inning Monday […]
Braves Positional Preview Series: Part 1 – The Infield Part 2 – Catchers Part 3 – The Outfield Part 4 – Starting Rotation Part 5 – Bullpen The Atlanta Braves are coming down […]
A super human shortstop, no Derek Jeter, we’re not talking about you.
ATLANTA (AP) — Andrelton Simmons drove in four runs, Aaron Harang won his third straight start and the Atlanta Braves beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-4 Saturday for their season-high ninth straight victory. Justin Upton added […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Andrelton Simmons’ two-run single in Atlanta’s three-run fourth helped the streaking Braves beat Daisuke Matsuzaka and the New York Mets 5-4 on Tuesday night. Curtis Granderson and Daniel Murphy hit two-run homers […]
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Rookie Kolten Wong keyed the St. Louis offense with his legs in support of Shelby Miller’s strongest outing of the season, and the Cardinals beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 on Saturday. […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Jordan Walden got the final out with the bases loaded after Atlanta manager Fredi Gonzalez pulled star closer Craig Kimbrel, and the Braves held off the New York Mets 7-5 Saturday […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Upton and Freddie Freeman each hit a two-run homer off Gio Gonzalez, and Andrelton Simmons added a solo shot late, as the Atlanta Braves completed a three-game sweep of the Washington […]
CBS Local Sports breaks down potential sleepers and busts for your fantasy baseball draft.
The Atlanta Braves continued a flurry of activity in the month of February, announcing a seven-year contract extension with shortstop Andrelton Simmons on Thursday. The deal contains no option years and runs through 2020, covering […]