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PEARL, Miss. Joe Terdoslavich hopes he doesnt have to come back to Trustmark Park.
"Unless we do this again in the future sometime, he said.
It's not because Terdoslavich doesnt enjoy the Double-A Braves' park. He's just one of several promising minor leaguers ready to make Turner Field a permanent home. Terdoslavich was one of 23 Braves prospects taking on the parent club Saturday, in Atlanta's final exhibition before Mondays opener against Philadelphia.
Atlantas Braves beat the franchises Future Stars 10-0, behind a long-ball display that fans expect to see all season. Atlanta got back-to-back homers from Dan Uggla and Chris Johnson in the first inning and a blast from newcomer Evan Gattis that cleared the outfield seating in left field in the seventh.
Future Stars manager Bobby Cox said his minor leaguers got plenty from the experience, especially a roster full of promising pitchers watching Mike Minor allow two hits before retiring 11 straight.
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ATLANTA -- Braves reliever Jonny Venters will have his ailing left elbow examined by Dr. James Andrews.
Team officials say Venters will see the noted orthopedic surgeon Wednesday after the pitcher felt tightness in the elbow during his last spring training appearance.
Venters had to come out of Tuesday's game against Detroit and likely will start the season on the disabled...
ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Braves have placed left-hander Jonny Venters on the 15-day with a sprained elbow and purchased the contract of catcher Evan Gattis as they set their opening day roster.
Gattis will share time with Gerald Laird as the Braves await the return of catcher Brian McCann, who is recovering from shoulder surgery. McCann is expected to return by the end of April. Gattis...
A splashy offseason has made this one of the most highly anticipated Braves seasons in recent memory. With Opening Day just hours away, here are the five biggest questions facing the team.
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Jason Heyward moved into THE locker on Sunday - the spot in the Atlanta Braves clubhouse used by Chipper Jones.
Another confirmation of a new era in Atlanta comes Monday night, when Jones throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the Braves open their season against Cole Hamels and the Philadelphia Phillies.
While Jones has retired, expectations are high in Atlanta after the...
Dan Uggla and Evan Gattis each hit a three-run homer, Mike Minor threw four scoreless innings and the Atlanta Braves beat a team comprised of the organization's Future Stars 10-0 on Saturday in an exhibition game at Trustmark Park.
Chris Johnson had a solo shot for the Braves, who played their final game before Monday's home opener against Philadelphia. Andrelton Simmons...
Born: December 5, 1988
Height: 6′ 2″
Drafted: 19th round, 596th overall, 2011 (Braves)
How Acquired: Trade for cash considerations (from Braves)
College: North Georgia College and State University
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I would have taken a picture of our tix, butthey're printouts and that's not nearly as fun.
I'm so excited, y'all. Today feels like Christmas Eve Eve. I've already packed my bag for the game on Monday and asked to leave early so I can go to batting practice and did I mention I'm so excited?!!
Things I'm working on until then:
- Prepping the 2013 Intro...