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Staten Island Advance
Mets' Wilmer Flores shut down with bothersome wristhas not played since Sept. 10, when he injured his wrist in a home-plate collis
Mets' Wilmer Flores shut down with bothersome wrist
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
has not played since Sept. 10, when he injured his wrist in a home-plate collision with Atlanta Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski at Turner Field. Flores was officially diagnosed with a bone bruise and received two cortisone injections in... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Wilmer Flores Done For Season?hasn’t seen action since Sept. 10 because of a right wrist injury he suffered i
Wilmer Flores Done For Season?
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 5 days ago
hasn’t seen action since Sept. 10 because of a right wrist injury he suffered in a collision with Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski, and Flores isn’t sure if he’ll be able to return this season. Flores, who has a right bone bruise, has... Read more
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Kenosha News
Picking through podcastswho are identified as “Littles.” In surveying Podcast Land, I have learned a f
Picking through podcasts
Kenosha News / Posted 9 days ago
who are identified as “Littles.” In surveying Podcast Land, I have learned a few things. Such as ... — A.J. Pierzynski liked catching former Kenosha Twins. The veteran backstop told Ed Randall on the excellent “Talking... Read more
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ajc.com
A.J. Pierzynski placed on Braves 60-day DL to open a roster spothis contract selected from Gwinnett. To create spots on the 40-man roster for R
A.J. Pierzynski placed on Braves 60-day DL to open a roster spot
ajc.com / Posted 13 days ago
his contract selected from Gwinnett. To create spots on the 40-man roster for Ruiz and Bonifacio, the Braves moved catcher A.J. Pierzynski (hamstring strain) and pitcher Rob Whalen (shoulder fatigue) from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day... Read more
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KTVN Reno
deGrom to rejoin Mets rotation Sunday; Duda also returninggot to hit for him, we got to hit for him." Infielder Wimer Flores, out since
deGrom to rejoin Mets rotation Sunday; Duda also returning
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
got to hit for him, we got to hit for him." Infielder Wimer Flores, out since a home-plate collision with Atlanta catcher A.J. Pierzynski Sept. 10, said he had an injection of painkiller in his right wrist Thursday and could return soon. "It... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
deGrom to rejoin Mets rotation Sunday; Duda also returninggot to hit for him, we got to hit for him." Infielder Wimer Flores, out since
deGrom to rejoin Mets rotation Sunday; Duda also returning
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
got to hit for him, we got to hit for him." Infielder Wimer Flores, out since a home-plate collision with Atlanta catcher A.J. Pierzynski Sept. 10, said he had an injection of painkiller in his right wrist Thursday and could return soon. "It... Read more
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New York Post
Travis d’Arnaud’s starting job in jeopardy after Collins benchingThursday in New York. The infielder missed a fourth straight game, following h
Travis d’Arnaud’s starting job in jeopardy after Collins benching
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
Thursday in New York. The infielder missed a fourth straight game, following his Saturday collision at the plate with A.J. Pierzynski. Flores’ neck was initially the issue, but after Wednesday’s game he revealed the wrist soreness has... Read more
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ajc.com
Anthony Recker away from Braves after birth of second childalready had a third catcher, Blake Lalli, on the active roster. Lalli was broug
Anthony Recker away from Braves after birth of second child
ajc.com / Posted 16 days ago
already had a third catcher, Blake Lalli, on the active roster. Lalli was brought up from Triple-A after veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski was placed on the disabled list Sunday for the second time in a month with a strained hamstring. Lalli... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Montero struggles with command as Mets fall to Nationalsafternoon but his neck remained sore. Flores was injured Saturday after a home
Montero struggles with command as Mets fall to Nationals
Lake Placid News / Posted 17 days ago
afternoon but his neck remained sore. Flores was injured Saturday after a home plate collision with Atlanta Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski. Nationals: Manager Dusty Baker is optimistic that RHP Joe Ross (shoulder inflammation) will soon be... Read more
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NBC New York
Mets Fall to Nationals, 8afternoon but his neck remained sore. Flores was injured Saturday after a home
Mets Fall to Nationals, 8
NBC New York / Posted 17 days ago
afternoon but his neck remained sore. Flores was injured Saturday after a home plate collision with Atlanta Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski. Nationals: Manager Dusty Baker is optimistic that RHP Joe Ross (shoulder inflammation) will soon be... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Latos exits with injury as Nationals beat Metsafternoon but his neck remained sore. Flores was injured Saturday after a home
Latos exits with injury as Nationals beat Mets
Brandon Sun / Posted 17 days ago
afternoon but his neck remained sore. Flores was injured Saturday after a home plate collision with Atlanta Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski. Nationals: Manager Dusty Baker is optimistic that RHP Joe Ross (shoulder inflammation) will soon be... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
TransactionsDL. Designated LHP Michael Roth for assignment. National League [Article cont
Transactions
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 18 days ago
DL. Designated LHP Michael Roth for assignment. National League [Article continues below] ATLANTA BRAVES -- Placed C A.J. Pierzynski on the 15-day DL. COLLEGE BIG 12 CONFERENCE -- Announced the two-person video replay crew that worked the... Read more
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The Star
Lalli gets another taste of big leagues with Atlantato the majors since beginning his pro baseball career in 2006. Lalli’s contract
Lalli gets another taste of big leagues with Atlanta
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
to the majors since beginning his pro baseball career in 2006. Lalli’s contract was selected by the Braves with catcher A.J. Pierzynski heading to the disabled list. The Gibsonia, Pa., native helped AAA Gwinnett to the Governor’s Cup... Read more
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New York Post
Yoenis Cespedes has golden explanation for ignoring mediaFlores was thrown out at home and injured in the process with an ill-advised he
Yoenis Cespedes has golden explanation for ignoring media
New York Post / Posted 18 days ago
Flores was thrown out at home and injured in the process with an ill-advised headfirst dive into Atlanta catcher A.J. Pierzynski. If the Mets had suffered a hangover Sunday from that loss, it would have been disastrous, but Cespedes and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Braves blow scoring chance in 4th, lose at home againthrow again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a
Braves blow scoring chance in 4th, lose at home again
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
throw again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a mound either Monday or Tuesday. Braves: C A.J. Pierzynski was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. Pierzynski, 39, wouldn't say after... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Lugo frustrates Braves as N.Y. wins 10-3throw again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a
Lugo frustrates Braves as N.Y. wins 10-3
Savannah Morning News / Posted 18 days ago
throw again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a mound either Monday or Tuesday. Braves: C A.J. Pierzynski was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. Pierzynski, 39, wouldn’t say after... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Minor MLB Transactions:Braves have selected the contract of catcher Blake Lalli from Triple-A, the tea
Minor MLB Transactions:
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 18 days ago
Braves have selected the contract of catcher Blake Lalli from Triple-A, the team announced. Lalli will replace A.J. Pierzynski, who hit the 15-day disabled list earlier today. Lalli, who has 22 big league games under his belt, will be... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Yoenis Cespedes, Seth Lugo lead Mets past Bravesthrow again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a
Yoenis Cespedes, Seth Lugo lead Mets past Braves
The Middletown Press / Posted 18 days ago
throw again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a mound either Monday or Tuesday. Braves: C A.J. Pierzynski was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. Pierzynski, 39, wouldn’t say after... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Braves blow scoring chance in 4th, lose at home againthrow again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a
Braves blow scoring chance in 4th, lose at home again
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 days ago
throw again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a mound either Monday or Tuesday. Braves: C A.J. Pierzynski was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. Pierzynski, 39, wouldn't say after... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Braves blow scoring chance in 4th, lose at home againthrow again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a
Braves blow scoring chance in 4th, lose at home again
Brandon Sun / Posted 18 days ago
throw again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a mound either Monday or Tuesday. Braves: C A.J. Pierzynski was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. Pierzynski, 39, wouldn't say after... Read more
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TSN
Cespedes, Lugo lead Mets over Bravesthrow again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a
Cespedes, Lugo lead Mets over Braves
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
throw again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a mound either Monday or Tuesday. Braves: C A.J. Pierzynski was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. Pierzynski, 39, wouldn't say after... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Cespedes, Lugo lead Mets to 10-3 win over Bravesthrow again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a
Cespedes, Lugo lead Mets to 10-3 win over Braves
Brandon Sun / Posted 18 days ago
throw again on Monday. ... RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm soreness) will throw off a mound either Monday or Tuesday. Braves: C A.J. Pierzynski was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. Pierzynski, 39, wouldn't say after... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Pierzynski goes on DL; future with Braves still uncertainATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves have placed catcher A.J. Pierzynski on the 15-day
Pierzynski goes on DL; future with Braves still uncertain
Brandon Sun / Posted 19 days ago
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves have placed catcher A.J. Pierzynski on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. Pierzynski, 39, wouldn't say after Saturday night's 10-inning victory over the Mets if he's played his last game. "I don't... Read more
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ajc.com
A.J. Pierzynski made big impact on Braves these past two seasonshome in Florida for two weeks to rehab and decide if he wants to be activated f
A.J. Pierzynski made big impact on Braves these past two seasons
ajc.com / Posted 19 days ago
home in Florida for two weeks to rehab and decide if he wants to be activated for the season’s final week. Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski may have played his final game Saturday. He was placed on the 15-day DL Sunday and is expected to retire.... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Hills pitches seven perfect innings to lead Dodgers over Marlinsled off the 10th with a single, advanced to second on a wild pitch by Erik Goed
Hills pitches seven perfect innings to lead Dodgers over Marlins
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
led off the 10th with a single, advanced to second on a wild pitch by Erik Goeddel (1-1) and moved to third on A.J. Pierzynski�s single. After Goeddel struck out pinch hitter Tyler Flowers, Ty Kelly replaced Curtis Granderson in the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Braves 4, Mets 3, 10 inningsATLANTA (AP) - Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski wouldn't say if he has immediate
Braves 4, Mets 3, 10 innings
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 19 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) - Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski wouldn't say if he has immediate plans to retire after 16 full seasons in the major leagues. "I don't know the answer to that question," he said. "It's been discussed, obviously, but I don't... Read more
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CBS Sports
Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski doesn't retire, despite how it looksHere's a nice, confusing story to cap off your Saturday night. Braves catcher
Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski doesn't retire, despite how it looks
CBS Sports / Posted 19 days ago
Here's a nice, confusing story to cap off your Saturday night. Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski caused a ruckus by hugging teammates, apparently passing out cigars, and playing coy about retirement following Atlanta's victory against the Mets. The... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Mets' 6-game winning streak ends with walk-off loss to Bravesbottom of the 10th, Erik Goeddel gave up a leadoff single to Dansby Swanson, wh
Mets' 6-game winning streak ends with walk-off loss to Braves
Staten Island Advance / Posted 19 days ago
bottom of the 10th, Erik Goeddel gave up a leadoff single to Dansby Swanson, who then advanced to second on a wild pitch. A.J. Pierzynski followed with another base hit to give the Braves runners on the corners with no outs. Goeddel struck out... Read more
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ajc.com
Garcia gives Braves a walk-off win over Mets in 10 inningsconsecutive multi-hit games and gave the Braves a prime opportunity to end a fo
Garcia gives Braves a walk-off win over Mets in 10 innings
ajc.com / Posted 19 days ago
consecutive multi-hit games and gave the Braves a prime opportunity to end a four-game skid. They didn’t waste it, and gave A.J. Pierzynski a memorable send-off if this was the last start of his career. Pierzynski’s single put runners on the... Read more
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19d
New York Post
Mets fall out of wild-card spot as win streak comes to a haltThursday. Dansby Swanson singled to lead off the 10th and took second when Eri
Mets fall out of wild-card spot as win streak comes to a halt
New York Post / Posted 19 days ago
Thursday. Dansby Swanson singled to lead off the 10th and took second when Erik Goeddel sailed a pitch to the backstop. A.J. Pierzynski’s single put runners on the corners with nobody out. Goeddel and Smoker then combined to get two outs before... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Torrid Mets erase 4-run deficit en route to 6-4 win over Bravesgiving Atlanta runners on the corners with no outs. Left-hander Josh Smoker was
Torrid Mets erase 4-run deficit en route to 6-4 win over Braves
Staten Island Advance / Posted 20 days ago
giving Atlanta runners on the corners with no outs. Left-hander Josh Smoker was subsequently brought to face pinch-hitter A.J. Pierzynski, who struck out swinging on a 96-mph fastball. Smoker then escaped the jam unscathed by inducing a 3-6-3... Read more
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ajc.com
Braves rally but fall to NatsNationals closer Mark Melancon gave up a lead-off double to Flowers and Swanson
Braves rally but fall to Nats
ajc.com / Posted 23 days ago
Nationals closer Mark Melancon gave up a lead-off double to Flowers and Swanson hit an RBI single before pinch hitter A.J. Pierzynski grounded into a double play to end the game. The Braves came back after Perez blew a 4-1 lead by giving up... Read more
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ajc.com
Scherzer, Nats end Braves’ streak at sixand Peterson hit into a fielder’s choice to score Markakis. Scherzer struck out
Scherzer, Nats end Braves’ streak at six
ajc.com / Posted 24 days ago
and Peterson hit into a fielder’s choice to score Markakis. Scherzer struck out Gordon Beckham and, after pinch hitter A.J. Pierzynski singled, retired Ender Inciarte to leave two runners on base. The Braves had another chance to score in the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dale Torborg's journey: From baseball to pro wrestling and backwalked up, gigantic, and was like, 'Hey, where's so-and-so? I'm looking for him
Dale Torborg's journey: From baseball to pro wrestling and back
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
walked up, gigantic, and was like, 'Hey, where's so-and-so? I'm looking for him.' Everyone's like, 'What the heck?' " said A.J. Pierzynski, a then-young catcher who was on that bus. "Dale's like, 'I just want to make sure it wasn't on purpose.' He... Read more
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CBS Sports
Giants-Cubs preview - Sep. 3, 2016for the Giants from 1999 to 2003 before he and left-hander Francisco Liriano we
Giants-Cubs preview - Sep. 3, 2016
CBS Sports / Posted 26 days ago
for the Giants from 1999 to 2003 before he and left-hander Francisco Liriano were traded to the Minnesota Twins for catcher A.J. Pierzynski and cash in 2003. "It made everything a lot more comfortable, a lot easier to come back here, a little less... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Joe Nathan returns to Giants nearly 13 years after tradeafter struggling in the 2003 playoffs, Nathan was dealt along with left-hander
Joe Nathan returns to Giants nearly 13 years after trade
The Record Searchlight / Posted 27 days ago
after struggling in the 2003 playoffs, Nathan was dealt along with left-hander Francisco Liriano to Minnesota for catcher A.J. Pierzynski. It turned out to a one-sided deal, as Nathan became one of the top closers in the game with 377 saves and... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Joe Nathan returns to Giants nearly 13 years after tradeafter struggling in the 2003 playoffs, Nathan was dealt along with left-hander
Joe Nathan returns to Giants nearly 13 years after trade
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 27 days ago
after struggling in the 2003 playoffs, Nathan was dealt along with left-hander Francisco Liriano to Minnesota for catcher A.J. Pierzynski. It turned out to a one-sided deal, as Nathan became one of the top closers in the game with 377 saves and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Joe Nathan returns to Giants nearly 13 years after tradeafter struggling in the 2003 playoffs, Nathan was dealt along with left-hander
Joe Nathan returns to Giants nearly 13 years after trade
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 27 days ago
after struggling in the 2003 playoffs, Nathan was dealt along with left-hander Francisco Liriano to Minnesota for catcher A.J. Pierzynski. It turned out to a one-sided deal, as Nathan became one of the top closers in the game with 377 saves and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Joe Nathan returns to Giants nearly 13 years after tradeafter struggling in the 2003 playoffs, Nathan was dealt along with left-hander
Joe Nathan returns to Giants nearly 13 years after trade
Brandon Sun / Posted 27 days ago
after struggling in the 2003 playoffs, Nathan was dealt along with left-hander Francisco Liriano to Minnesota for catcher A.J. Pierzynski. It turned out to a one-sided deal, as Nathan became one of the top closers in the game with 377 saves and... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Giants Promote Joe Nathansuccess, as the Giants traded him with Francisco Liriano and Boof Bonser in lat
Giants Promote Joe Nathan
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 27 days ago
success, as the Giants traded him with Francisco Liriano and Boof Bonser in late 2003 in a famously lopsided deal for A.J. Pierzynski. In Minnesota, Nathan became one of the game’s top closers, racking up 260 saves between 2004 and 2011 before... Read more
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Philly.com
Phillies give up 4 runs in ninth in loss to Bravesby walking the next two batters. Pitching coach Bob McClure visited the mound a
Phillies give up 4 runs in ninth in loss to Braves
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
by walking the next two batters. Pitching coach Bob McClure visited the mound and Mariot buckled down. Pinch-hitter A.J. Pierzynski hit a sharp line drive to right field and the stadium held its breath until the ball landed in Aaron... Read more
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ajc.com
Braves activate Pierzynski, Withrow from DLThe Braves activated catcher A.J. Pierzynski and right-hander reliever Chris Wi
Braves activate Pierzynski, Withrow from DL
ajc.com / Posted 29 days ago
The Braves activated catcher A.J. Pierzynski and right-hander reliever Chris Withrow from the 15-day disabled list on Thursday, the first day of expanded rosters for Major League Baseball. Pierzynski went on the DL Aug. 17 with a strained left... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Padres-Braves previewwhen rosters are allowed to expand Thursday. Atlanta manager Brian Snitker said
Padres-Braves preview
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 29 days ago
when rosters are allowed to expand Thursday. Atlanta manager Brian Snitker said the Braves likely will activate catcher A.J. Pierzynski (hamstring) and reliever Chris Withrow (elbow) from the disabled list, but they aren't likely to raid the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Paul Clemens has early exit as Padres fall to Braves 8-1only a small number of moves on Thursday when rosters can be expanded. Braves
Paul Clemens has early exit as Padres fall to Braves 8-1
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 29 days ago
only a small number of moves on Thursday when rosters can be expanded. Braves interim manager Brian Snitker said catcher A.J. Pierzynski (left hamstring strain) and RHP Chris Withrow (right elbow inflammation) are expected to come off the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Paul Clemens has early exit as Padres fall to Braves 8only a small number of moves on Thursday when rosters can be expanded. Braves
Paul Clemens has early exit as Padres fall to Braves 8
Brandon Sun / Posted 29 days ago
only a small number of moves on Thursday when rosters can be expanded. Braves interim manager Brian Snitker said catcher A.J. Pierzynski (left hamstring strain) and RHP Chris Withrow (right elbow inflammation) are expected to come off the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Wisler whiffs 10, Braves top Padres to get out of MLB cellaronly a small number of moves on Thursday when rosters can be expanded. Braves
Wisler whiffs 10, Braves top Padres to get out of MLB cellar
The Record Searchlight / Posted 29 days ago
only a small number of moves on Thursday when rosters can be expanded. Braves interim manager Brian Snitker said catcher A.J. Pierzynski (left hamstring strain) and RHP Chris Withrow (right elbow inflammation) are expected to come off the... Read more
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29d
Brandon Sun
Wisler whiffs 10, Braves top Padres to get out of MLB cellaronly a small number of moves on Thursday when rosters can be expanded. Braves
Wisler whiffs 10, Braves top Padres to get out of MLB cellar
Brandon Sun / Posted 29 days ago
only a small number of moves on Thursday when rosters can be expanded. Braves interim manager Brian Snitker said catcher A.J. Pierzynski (left hamstring strain) and RHP Chris Withrow (right elbow inflammation) are expected to come off the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
TRANSACTIONSto Round Rock (PCL) and RHP Colby Lewis to Frisco (TL) for rehab assignments.
TRANSACTIONS
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 1 months ago
to Round Rock (PCL) and RHP Colby Lewis to Frisco (TL) for rehab assignments. National League ATLANTA BRAVES -- Sent C. A.J. Pierzynski to the GCL Braves for a rehab assignment. LOS ANGELES DODGERS -- Placed LHPs Brett Anderson and Scott Kazmir... Read more
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