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2017 Schedule
72-90, 3rd in NL East
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Dodgers get tax relief, Kemp in 5-player trade

The Braves traded Matt Kemp to the Dodgers in exchange for veterans Adrian Gonzalez, Brandon McCarthy, Scott Kazmir and Charlie Culberson in a move that gave L.A. some luxury tax relief. Atlanta subsequently designated Gonzalez for assignment.

Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer 

Braves manager Brian Snitker on whether shortstop Dansby Swanson can improve upon his disappointing performance in 2017: "It was a big year for him last year. Now he's going to go into this year a lot more prepared, I think a lot more versed in what to expect when we get to spring training."

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12dJerry Crasnick

Banned ex-Braves GM Coppolella 'deeply sorry'

Former Braves GM John Coppolella, on MLB's permanently ineligible list for violations on the international player market, said he has been "disgraced and humbled" by events of the past two months and is "heartbroken" over the damage he caused the team.

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1B Adams heads list of 26 new free agents

Atlanta first baseman Matt Adams was among 26 players who gained free agency on Friday night when their former teams failed to offer them 2018 contracts. The list also includes Cubs closer Hector Rondon.

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Braves claim Whitley; exec Tinnish backs out

The Braves have claimed pitcher Chase Whitley off waivers from the Tampa Bay Rays and announced that Andrew Tinnish won't be taking a front office job after he elected to remain with Toronto.

Manfred: 'It was important to send a message' in Braves' case (0:39)
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Braves make series of front-office hires

Braves general manager Alex Anthopoulos is beginning to shape his front office, hiring Andrew Tinnish as vice president of amateur and international scouting and promoting Perry Minasian to assistant general manager.

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Ex-Braves GM banned; team loses prospects

Former Braves general manager John Coppolella was placed on MLB's permanently ineligible list, and the team lost one of its top prospects after committing serious rules violations in the international signing market.

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26dTravis Sawchik, Special to ESPN.com

One key move for the Braves this offseason

The Rays signed Evan Longoria to a long-term deal six days into his major league career. Should Atlanta employ a similar tactic with its top prospect?

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Braves acquire Ravin from Dodgers

Atlanta acquired RHP Josh Ravin from the Dodgers in exchange for cash considerations on Monday night. The 29-year-old appeared in 14 games in relief for Los Angeles in 2017. The Braves claimed LHP Grant Dayton off waivers from the Dodgers as well.

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Chipper Jones leads 19 HOF ballot newcomers

Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel are among 19 first-time candidates on the Baseball Writers' Association of America ballot for the Hall of Fame. Ballots are due Dec. 31 and results will be announced Jan. 24.

William Weinbaum ESPN 

Chipper Jones, Jim Thome & Omar Vizquel headline 19 first-timers on the writers' Hall of Fame ballot announced Mon. Among 14 holdovers from the ‘17 ballot are Trevor Hoffman, Vlad Guerrero, Edgar Martinez, Roger Clemens, Barry Bonds, Mike Mussina, Curt Schilling, Manny Ramirez & Sammy Sosa. Results are to be announced 1/24.

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Braves prospect Ronald Acuna named AFL MVP

Atlanta Braves prospect Ronald Acuna won the Arizona Fall League MVP award after finishing with seven home runs in 23 games for the Peoria Javelinas.

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Hart steps down as Braves await MLB ruling

John Hart, who was removed as Braves president earlier this week, has stepped down from his senior advisor role as the team awaits the results of an MLB investigation.

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Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.2636th
On Base Percentage.32614th
Slugging Percentage.41223rd
Earned Run Average4.7224th
Quality Starts77Tied-8th