Pitcher David Aardsma will report to spring training after agreeing to a minor league contract with the Blue Jays, which will be his ninth team since entering the majors in 2004.
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Report: Braves targeting 'Lazarito'
Atlanta is making a "strong push" to land Cuban outfield prospect Lazaro Robersy Armenteros Arango, sources tell MLB.com. Armenteros is expected to sign with a major league team next week. MLB rumors roundup
A big year for Braves fans
If you liked the Atlanta Braves dynasty of the 1990s, then you loved the Baseball Hall of Fame class of 2014. The group, which featured pitchers Tom Glavine and Greg Maddux and manager Bobby Cox, is among the best of all time. Schoenfield: Top 5 HOF classes
Braves right-hander Mike Foltynewicz said Monday he hopes to be cleared this week to throw off a mound as he continues his recovery from life-threatening blood clots in his right shoulder.
Braves deserve praise for Miller trade
Lauded at the time of the deal, Atlanta's trade of Shelby Miller for Ender Inciarte and Dansby Swanson, among others, still ranks among the best moves this winter. And it'll look even better for the Braves if Swanson develops into a star. Schoenfield: Top 5 offseason moves
Braves 1B Freddie Freeman was finally able to take swings on back-to-back days this week for the first time this offseason.
Several teams figure to make a run at Bryce Harper when he hits free agency, and the list could include the Braves, Cards, Jays, Astros and Dodgers.
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred told ESPN that he did not mean to give the impression during his comments at last week's owners meetings that NL clubs want to adopt the designated hitter.
'I didn't know Mama was so strong'
It's National Hug Day, so we rounded up 10 of the game's most memorable embraces. Our list wouldn't be complete without this sweet moment shared between Hank Aaron and his mother Estella after he passed Babe Ruth as baseball's Home Run King. Baseball's best hugs
Continuing the SweetSpot series on bullpens, David Schoenfield ranks the best bullpens of the 2010s.
Atlanta is a possibility for Cespedes
If the Braves first trade their current right fielder Nick Markakis, Jim Bowden thinks they could be a potential fit for Yoenis Cespedes. Fits for free agents (Insider)
Braves' defense is still plenty good
Even after the trade of SS Andrelton Simmons, Atlanta's defense remains among the best in the game, according to Buster Olney. The additions of OF Ender Inciarte and C Tyler Flowers are a big reason why. Top 10 defenses (Insider)
A trade idea for Cubs and Braves
Chicago gets Ender Inciarte and Julio Teheran and, in exchange, Atlanta acquires Jorge Soler and pitching prospect Ryan Williams. Jim Bowden thinks its a fair deal, as the Cubs fill two areas of need and the rebuilding Braves shed some payroll. Bowden: Trades I'd like to see (Insider)
The Atlanta Braves settled their last potential salary arbitration case, reaching a one-year deal with reliever Arodys Vizcaino for $897,500 on Friday.
The 2003 Los Angeles Dodgers had the decade's most dominant bullpen, led by closer Eric Gagne, who didn't blow a save in 55 opportunities.
The Braves avoided arbitration with pitcher Chris Withrow, agreeing to a one-year deal with him worth $610,000.
Japan has honored former home run king Hank Aaron with one of its highest awards, bestowing the Order of the Rising Sun for bringing young people and countries together through baseball.
Are the Braves tanking?
One AL exec doesn't think so, saying instead that Atlanta has a "clear strategy," which Braves president of baseball operations John Hart backs up. "We're going in trying to win," Hart said, "but we have a bigger vision." Stark: The troubling state of the NL
Bargain hunters emerging for Cespedes
The longer that Yoenis Cespedes remains a free agent, the more likely it is that he could accept a shorter-term deal. As a result, the Mets and the Braves have reportedly been keeping tabs on the slugger. MLB rumors roundup
Olivera is X factor for Braves' outfield
With solid regulars in center (Ender Inciarte) and right (Nick Markakis), Atlanta's outfield will likely be judged by how Hector Olivera fares in left. If he succeeds, the group will be among the best in the game, according to Buster Olney. Top 10 outfields (Insider)
Major League Baseball's hot stove season is going strong, and Houston is intrigued by the possibility of adding Atlanta's Ender Inciarte to its outfield.
Braves' infield could actually be good
Atlanta figures to be in for a tough 2016, but its infield, led by 1B Freddie Freeman, might turn some heads. Buster Olney, who ranks the Braves just outside his list, sees 3B Adonis Garcia as an X factor. Top 10 infields (Insider)
The Miami Marlins added depth Wednesday, signing right-handed reliever Edwin Jackson and infielder Chris Johnson to one-year deals.