Results tagged ‘ Atlanta Braves ’

Braves pitcher Touki Toussaint

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Starting pitcher Touki Toussaint (20) of the Rome Braves faces a batter in a game against the Greenville Drive on Thursday, September 1, 2016, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images

“Ozzie” Albies is the 2015 Rome Braves Player of the Year

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Shortstop Ozhaino Albies (7) of the Rome Braves warms up before a game against the Greenville Drive on Monday, June 15, 2015, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. Greenville won, 9-3. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

The Atlanta #Braves have named INF Ozhanio “Ozzie” Albies the 2015 Rome Braves Player of the Year.

RHP Mike Foltynewicz of the Atlanta Braves

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Starting pitcher Mike Foltynewicz (48) of the Atlanta Braves delivers a pitch in a Spring Training game against the New York Yankees on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at Champion Stadium at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. The Yankees won, 12-5. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

RHP John Cornely of the Atlanta Braves

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Pitcher John Cornely (9) of the Atlanta Braves farm system in a Minor League Spring Training workout on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Coach Glenn Hubbard of the Lexington Legends

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Coach Glenn Hubbard of the Lexington Legends talks with a player in the dugout in a game against the Greenville Drive on Tuesday, April 15, 2015, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Everybody has an opinion about the Craig Kimbrel trade

Everybody has an opinion about the #Braves trading closer Craig Kimbrel to the Padres, including me:

And:

And even Chipper Jones asks fans to stay positive:

Here are a few of my photos from over the years:

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Craig Kimbrel of the Atlanta Braves visits Academy Sports in Spartanburg, S.C., as part of the 2011 Braves Caravan, Feb. 3, 2011.

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Spring Training, 2009.

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Spring Training, 2009.

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Myrtle Beach Pelicans, 2009.

And finally Craig himself chimed in on Twitter today:

Teheran and Bethancourt together again

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Julio Teheran and Christian Bethancourt of the Rome Braves, Class A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves, in a game against the Greenville Drive April 14, 2010, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, S.C. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Watching Julio Teheran and Christian Bethancourt on TV last night walking in from the bullpen before their first Major League start as battery mates reminded me of this photo that I took in 2010.

 

Throwback Thursday: Bobby Cox at Spring Training

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Manager Bobby Cox of the Atlanta Braves takes a break on a grounds crew cart during batting practice before a game against the Cleveland Indians on March 19, 2007, at the Atlanta Spring Training camp at the Disney Wide World of Sports complex in Kissimmee, Fla. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images) #tbt

Throwback Thursday: Brian McCann

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Catcher Brian McCann of the Mississippi Braves, Class AA affiliate of the Atlanta Braves, taken April 20, 2005, at Trustmark Park in Pearl, Miss.  (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Former Atlanta Brave Brian McCann was introduced to the New York media today as the newest Yankee. Tears are shed in Atlanta . . .

 

 

Throwback Thursday: Jarrod Saltalamacchia

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Catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia of the Atlanta Braves on March 14, 2007, at their Spring Training camp at the Disney Wide World of Sports complex in Kissimmee, Fla. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

A clean-shaven and short-haired Jarrod Saltalamacchia at a 2007 Spring Training workout when he was still a prospect for the Atlanta Braves.