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  • Dickey 'ready for season' after start March 25, 2017
    R.A. Dickey has repeatedly said he has not been concerned with the results he has garnered during the Grapefruit League season. But the Braves knuckleballer certainly gained a much-welcome confidence boost as he moved toward the regular season with the good start produced during Saturday's 3-0 loss to the Mets at ESPN's Wide World of […]
    Mark Bowman
  • Dickey has best spring start, but bats silent March 25, 2017
    Michael Conforto homered before R.A. Dickey settled into a groove and Rafael Montero provided five strong innings as the Mets claimed a 3-0 win over the Braves on Saturday afternoon at ESPN's Wide World of Sports complex.
    Mark Bowman
  • Cabrera, Rivero likely to begin season on DL March 25, 2017
    Mauricio Cabrera and Armando Rivero arrived at Spring Training with a realistic possibility to earn a spot in Atlanta's bullpen. But it now appears both of these right-handed relievers could begin the season on the disabled list.
    Mark Bowman
  • Braves release veteran reliever Boyer March 25, 2017
    Blaine Boyer's attempt to make Atlanta's Opening Day roster ended when the Braves released him on Saturday morning. But there's still a chance the veteran reliever will return to the organization to begin the upcoming season with Triple-A Gwinnett.
    Mark Bowman
  • Braves' Opening Day roster mostly set March 24, 2017
    When the Braves came to Spring Training, they knew (barring injury) exactly how their starting lineup and rotation would look at the start of the regular season. They were confident they had enough depth to construct what could be an effective bullpen and also cognizant of the fact that their bench might be a problem.
    Mark Bowman