Former Houston Astros outfielder Preston Tucker, now playing in the KBO, won a $30,000 car by hitting a home run. Here are the details.
Former Astros outfielder Michael Bourn made over $60 million in a long career. Bourn is now a Houston landlord doing right by his tenants.
Mike Hampton didn’t just point to money about why he signed the biggest for a pitcher in 2001. Hampton did it for his kids’ schooling.
Atlanta Braves legend Hank Aaron hit his 715th home run on April 8, 1974. Here’s what happened that fateful night in Atlanta.
A look back at the career and controversial comments of former MLB pitcher John Rocker and what he did after leaving baseball.
Baseball legend Hank Aaron hit his 714th home run on this day in 1974. How did the baseball world react to the milestone?
Brian Jordan, who played professionally for the Atlanta Braves and Atlanta Falcons, is always the forgotten two-sport athlete.
Nick Swisher was big for the New York Yankees during the team’s 2009 World Series run. What is Swisher up to now?
On this day 12 years ago, Boston Red Sox left fielder Manny Ramirez had four RBIs in the earliest Opening Day in MLB history.
Tom Brady isn’t the only star athlete who played for a different team at the end of his career. Here are some baseball stars who did the same.
The Braves procured one of the MLB players most responsible for keeping them from advancing in the postseason last year: Marcell Ozuna.
The Braves are coming off two straight 90-win seasons and NL East titles. They hoped to improve the team by signing free agent Cole Hamels.
Just who is that masked runner, known as The Freeze, who races fans between innings at Atlanta Braves baseball games?
Mike Soroka quietly produced one of the best rookie seasons for a starting pitcher in decades. Now it’s time for him to make the jump to elite.
Hank Aaron is one of the most legendary players in MLB history. His records have stood the test of time and are eye-popping even to this day.
Hank Aaron is one of the most beloved baseball players of all time. Everybody knows about his legendary career, but one stat is still surprising.
Ballparks are doing fun things to entice fans, and one is Bark at the Park. After all, fans love watching an MLB game with their dogs.
Did you know the first World Series went eight games? Here are seven more crazy facts about the MLB Playoffs.
It was a quiet move that flew under the radar, but Billy Hamilton’s skill set might be just what the Braves need to make a World Series run.
Few baseball players combine speed and power. The Braves Ronald Acuna is one of them, and he might join the elite 40-40 club in 2019.
The NL East was supposed to have four competitive teams, but the Atlanta Braves are running away with the division title. Here’s why.
What does starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel bring to the mound for the Atlanta Braves, and when will he debut? Let’s take a look.
Does the Braves’ Ronald Acuna Jr. have what it takes to become one of baseball’s greatest players ever? One stat indicates he does.
Attending an MLB game can be cheap, but the resale market can change things fast. Here are the 10 most expensive teams to see in 2017.
Fans might be annoyed by their tanking teams, but today’s clubs are no match for the 5 worst MLB teams in modern history.
MLB teams experience highs and lows, but when the lows last too long, people lose interest. Here are the 5 teams that nobody cares about anymore.
The Chicago Cubs are close to clinching the NL Central. Here are 5 teams that clinched their divisions earlier than anyone in modern MLB history.
5 MLB managers are in the hot seat and could be fired at the end of the 2016 season. Here are the need-to-know details about each situation.
Triple-digit wins doesn’t mean you’ll succeed in the postseason. Here are 5 MLB teams that won 100-plus games, and then fell flat in the playoffs.
While we were prepared for a bad Braves team, no one expected it would reach this level.
We don’t know if you noticed, but Star Wars is back. Yeah, we know — stop the presses. The latest film was a massive success, and proved, if nothing else, that this particular brand of science fiction storytelling is enduring in it’s popularity and reach. But sports fans have known that for years We’re, of …
In the MLB, having a dominant closer is a premium luxury, and here are the top 5 in the game today.
Based on Grantland’s use of the ‘Championship Probability Added,’ here’s a look at the five most influential plays in World Series history.
The Kansas City Royals and St. Louis Cardinals look on their way to the 2015 MLB playoffs. They try to avoid joining this infamous group of September chokers.
Here are 5 MLB pitchers whose Fantasy value is rising or falling after the trade deadline.
These ten MLB pitchers have gotten the highest percentage of batters to swing and miss in 2014. The best will surprise many fans.
Everyone loves diving catches, but statistics sometimes point to even better defensive performances. Here are MLB’s 7 best in 2014.
Data journalism website FiveThirtyEight has explored the best pairs of position players in any given season in MLB history. Who came out on top?
Shortstop is the most exciting position on a baseball team, and beyond Derek Jeter’s retirement, here are the five best players at the SS in 2014.
Here are seven MLB trade targets driving the rumor mill in 2014.