John Smoltz has No. 29 retired
ATLANTA -- John Smoltz exhaled heavily and shook his head minutes after his No. 29 was retired by the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.
"I'm glad that's over," Smoltz said. "That's a doubleheader I just pitched."
Smoltz said he wasn't prepared for the emotions he felt when the Braves made his number the ninth to be retired by the franchise.
"Honestly, I thought I was going to lose it when I started talking about playing for the jersey," Smoltz said. "That's something I ...
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