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Atlanta Braves Trade Kelly Johnson to New York Mets for Minor League Pitcher Akeel Morris

On Wednesday, the Atlanta Braves traded veteran infielder Kelly Johnson to the New York Mets for minor league pitcher Akeel Morris; it's the second time in two seasons that the Braves are trading Johnson to the Mets, as the two teams made the trade for Johnson last summer.

Atlanta Braves Trade Jason Grilli to Toronto Blue Jays for Minor League Pitcher

On Tuesday night, the Atlanta Braves continued their rebuild for the future when they traded veteran reliever Jason Grilli for minor league pitcher Sean Ratcliffe; the 39-year-old Grilli was 1-2 with a 5.29 ERA in 21 appearances for Atlanta this season.

Braves Acquire Brian Matusz from Orioles; Then Designate Him for Assignment

On Monday night, the Atlanta Braves acquired left-handed pitcher Brian Matusz from the Baltimore Orioles for two minor league players, however, less than a couple of hours after landing him in the deal, the Braves designated Matusz for assignment, thus ending his tenure in Atlanta before it ever began.

Atlanta Braves Fire Fredi Gonzalez as Manager; Brian Snitker Will Serve as Interim Manager

On Tuesday, the Atlanta Braves have officially fired Fredi Gonzalez as their manager after almost six seasons at the helm following a 9-28 start to the 2016 season; Brian Snitker, who was the team's Class-AAA manager, will serve as the interim manager for the remainder of the season.

Major League Baseball Moves Trade Deadline to August 1 for 2016

MLB has bumped back its trade deadline a day for 2016.

John Smoltz to Be Presented with Atlanta Sports Lifetime Achievement Award

Former Brave John Smoltz is being given an Atlanta Lifetime Achievement Award.

Atlanta Braves, Arodys Vizcaino Avoid Salary Arbitration with One-year Contract

The Atlanta Braves and Arodys Vizcaino avoided salary arbitration on Friday.

Chris Withrow, Atlanta Braves Avoid Arbitration with One-year Deal

The Braves and Chris Withrow agreed to a one-year deal Thursday.

Atlanta Braves to Give Away “Chipper Jones Rescues Freddie Freeman” Bobblehead

The Atlanta Braves are giving away a "Chipper Rescues Freddie" bobblehead in May.

Arodys Vizcaino, Chris Withrow File for Salary Arbitration

Pitcher Arodys Vizcaino and Chris Withrow have filed for salary arbitration with the Atlanta Braves.