By Mike Conti The Atlanta Braves are on the hook for a much larger portion of funding for their new Cobb County stadium than initially reported, and the county will not raise taxes to cover […]
Atlanta (WAOK) — With the recent announcement that the Atlanta Braves will be moving from downtown Atlanta to a $672 million stadium in suburban Cobb County in 2017, there have been mixed feelings from residents […]
Atlanta(WAOK)-Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed says the city will demolish Turner Field in 2017 and build a suburban type experience in its place. Mayor Reed says the land will be cleared to create suburban style developments […]
Mayor Reed: ‘The City Was Unwilling To Spend The Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars Necessary To Keep The Team In Atlanta’
Some residents of the area around Turner Field said they were shocked and surprised to hear of the Atlanta Braves’ announcement that they plan to build a new stadium in suburban Cobb County.
ATLANTA (AP) — Evan Gattis had a two-run homer among his three hits, Elliot Johnson drove in five runs and the NL East champion Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 12-5 on Sunday to cap […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Kris Medlen pitched seven strong innings while Andrelton Simmons and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves win their second straight game with a 3-1 victory over the New York Mets […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Chris Johnson singled to left with two outs in the ninth inning for his first career walk-off hit and the Atlanta Braves won again at home, beating the Cleveland Indians 3-2 on […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Rookie Alex Wood pitched five-plus strong innings, Elliot Johnson had a two-run triple and the Atlanta Braves beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 on Tuesday night. The Braves have won two straight, improving […]
Foul play has been ruled out in the death of Braves fan Ronald Homer, who died after falling 85 feet from Turner Field in Atlanta on Monday night. The police have ruled the fall was […]
No matter how many safety measures are in place at stadiums and arenas, experts say there’s no way to totally prevent falls like the one that killed a Braves fan at a game in Atlanta. Ronald Lee Homer Jr. fell 85 feet to his death Monday night after tumbling over the fourth-level railing.