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Braves family loses Tommy Hanson

When news broke Monday that Tommy Hanson was in a coma in an Atlanta hospital after a friend found him not breathing, Braves Country became immediately concerned about the former Brave. The phrase ‘once a Brave, always a Brave’ has never meant as much as it does in times like this. News came Tuesday that Hanson, 29, had died. Hanson spent the 2009-2012 with the Atlanta Braves...
Via BravesWire
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Muere ex lanzador de Bravos, Tommy Hanson

ATLANTA (AP) Tommy Hanson, ex lanzador de los Bravos de Atlanta y los Angelinos de Los �?ngeles, falleció un día después de que se le halló inconsciente y se le internó en un hospital. Tenía 29 años. Richard Hawk, forense del condado de Coweta, dijo que el deceso ocurrió el lunes por la noche en el Hospital Piedmont, y que la autopsia comenzó a practicarse el martes...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Tommy Hanson’s death ruled 'overdose'

Not long after word of Tommy Hanson’s death made it’s way to social media…the whispers of drug use started making the rounds. Because that’s what happens when an athlete suddenly dies of “catastrophic organ failure” at 29-years-old. First, it was just speculation.. Then, while the pitcher’s Major League Baseball brethren mourned his passing, came the claims that...
Via Hall of Very Good
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Remembering Tommy Hanson

Early on Tuesday morning, after rumors had been circulating all night, reports confirmed that former Atlanta Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson had passed away at the age of 29. As someone who grew up a Braves fan and got into writing because of my fandom, his death really hit me hard. Hanson was just two months younger than me, and made his major league debut just days before I started...
Via The Outside Corner
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Former MLB pitcher Tommy Hanson dies at 29

Sad news to report from the world of baseball, as former Atlanta Braves and L.A. Angels of Anaheim starting pitcher Tommy Hanson passed away early Tuesday morning after being rushed to a local hospital just two days before. WSB-TV, the ABC affiliate in Atlanta, reported Hanson was having trouble breathing Sunday in his Atlanta area home: Multiple sources told Channel 2 Sports...
Via Gamedayr
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Atlanta Braves Pitcher Tommy Hanson Dies At 29

Major League Baseball is mourning the death of former Atlanta Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson. Hanson, who suffered “catastrophic organ failure,” went into a coma and was transferred to an Atlanta hospital, per Zach Klein of WBS-TV. He died Monday at the hospital. Hanson amassed a career 49-35 record, a 3.80 ERA and 648 strikeouts at the major league level. He finished third in...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Major League Baseball Remembers Tommy Hanson

Sure it’s cliché, but it’s easy to forget that baseball is one big fraternity when you see two teams of 25 going head-to-head for the better part of seven months. So when that brotherhood loses one of their own…you better believe they grieve just like you and me. Thoughts and prayers to the family of Tommy Hanson. Great guy and competitor. RIP — Josh Reddick (@RealJoshReddick...
Via Hall of Very Good
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tommy Hanson dead at 29

Tommy Hanson was reported to be in a coma earlier on Monday, and it appears he did not make it. WSB Atlanta’s Zach Klein reports that Hanson, 29, has died. Hanson reportedly suffered a catastrophic organ failure and was moved to Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta for examination. He was rushed to the hospital early Sunday...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tommy Hanson in hospital in a coma

Former Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tommy Hanson is in an Atlanta hospital in a coma, according to a report. WSB’s Zach Klein shared the unfortunate news Monday: Per multiple sources, former #Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson is in a coma at local Atl. hospital. Working to get more details — Zach Klein (@ZachKleinWSB)...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Rumors - Team faces a dilemma with Tommy Hanson

The Texas Rangers are approaching a tough decision this week.  Tommy Hanson is not projected in the Rangers' starting rotation this year & it appears his chances at the bullpen are low.  Hanson has had an up & down career in the major leagues and it's likely that will continue.  The Rangers & Hanson agreed to a split contract worth $2 million in February.  From T...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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