Results tagged ‘ Atlanta Braves ’
Manager Phillip Wellman of the Mississippi Braves watches batting practice on April 12, 2008, at Trustmark Park in Pearl, Miss. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)
Former Braves farm system manager Phillip Wellman earned his 1,000th win this week. Details from MiLB.com.
A bit of trivia: As a Minor Leaguer, Wellman played for the Anderson (S.C.) Braves in 1984.
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
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.
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)
Everybody has an opinion about the #Braves trading closer Craig Kimbrel to the Padres, including me:
And even Chipper Jones asks fans to stay positive:
Here are a few of my photos from over the years:
Craig Kimbrel of the Atlanta Braves visits Academy Sports in Spartanburg, S.C., as part of the 2011 Braves Caravan, Feb. 3, 2011.
Spring Training, 2009.
Spring Training, 2009.
Myrtle Beach Pelicans, 2009.
And finally Craig himself chimed in on Twitter today:
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.
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 . . .
- Newsday: Yankees introduce Brian McCann
- Daily News: Brian McCann introduced as Yankees catcher
- Bleacher Report: Why McCann and the Yankees Are the Perfect Fit
- USA Today: Brian McCann, Yankees complete $85M, 5-year contract
- McCann in pinstripes photo gallery