Braves retiring John Smoltz's No. 29
ATLANTA -- John Smoltz's career got off to a rocky start.
By the time he was done, it was good enough to ensure no one ever wears his number again for the Atlanta Braves.
The team announced Monday that No. 29 will be retired and Smoltz will be inducted into the Braves Hall of Fame at Turner Field. The honors will take place during ceremonies on June 8, before the Braves begin a weekend series against the Toronto Blue Jays.
"I always wanted to be clutch," said Smoltz, who won ...
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