The hottest attraction of the Summer Baseball Season:”The Freeze”

Posted by Andy Durham on June 27, 2017 at 12:05 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

The best thing going on down in Atlanta this Summer, could be the fact that the Braves are winning again, and then it helps to have that brand new Sun Trust Baseball Stadium/Sun Trust Park to play in, but most of all, the hottest attraction in Atlanta and maybe in all of baseball for the …Read the Rest…

Old fighting buddies Chipper Jones and Jim Thome might end up entering the Baseball Hall of Fame together

Posted by Andy Durham on April 18, 2017 at 5:30 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

They met in the World Series in 1995, when the Atlanta Braves faced the Cleveland Indians and Chipper Jones and his Braves got the best of Jim Thome and the Indians that time….. Jim Thome got the best of Chipper Jones when they got into a bench-clearing brawl back in 1993….Jones was with the Richmond …Read the Rest…


Atlanta Braves’ Class A Carolina League Team will be in Zebulon as the “Mudcats” next Summer

Posted by Andy Durham on September 30, 2014 at 10:55 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Braves leaving Lynchburg, Virginia and headed to Zebulon to become, the “Carolina Mudcats”….. from www.wralsportsfan.com: ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves’ advanced Class A team is moving to Zebulon starting next season. The Braves move will mark the franchise’s return to the Triangle for the first time in 18 years when they were based in Durham …Read the Rest…

Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS) signs contract with the Atlanta Braves

Posted by Andy Durham on June 4, 2013 at 10:37 pm under High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Mitch Atkins, former pitcher for the Northeast Guilford Rams, has signed a minor league contract with the Atlanta Braves and he reported this week to the Braves Double A team, the Mississippi Braves…. Mitch went straight from high school, at NEG with the Rams, to the pros and he began his career with the Chicago …Read the Rest…

Former Greensboro Hornets Baseball Player Otis Nixon arrested this past weekend

Posted by Andy Durham on May 6, 2013 at 10:45 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Former Greensboro Hornets baseball player Otis Nixon was arrested this past weekend down in Georgia, when authorities pulled him over, as his car/truck was weaving while he was driving down the road, near Atlanta… The police report says deputies found a pipe to smoke crack cocaine in Nixon’s pocket and another in the car. They …Read the Rest…


Brian McCann To Rehab With Rome Braves In Greensboro

Posted by Press Release on April 26, 2013 at 2:20 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Brian McCann To Rehab With Rome Braves In Greensboro Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann is set to join the Rome Braves on Friday in Greensboro for a major league rehabilitation assignment. Barring any unforeseen circumstances, McCann is expected to be in Rome on Wednesday May 1st when the Braves open a seven game homestand. He …Read the Rest…

Former Atlanta Braves pitcher Pascual “I-285” Perez killed during robbery at his home in the Dominican

Posted by Andy Durham on November 1, 2012 at 1:44 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Pascual Perez got lost one day on the way to the ballpark(Fulton County Stadium) and kept driving around the stadium on I-285 trying to find his way in…Very interesting pitcher for the Atlanta Braves and other teams and many will never forget this man…When he was on his game, he was one of the best …Read the Rest…