The Atlanta Braves were blanked by the San Francisco Giants 7-0 in the opener of a four game series in San Francisco on Thursday night.
Darlington Head of School Brent Bell announced on Thursday that longtime physical education teacher and coach Tommy Atha will take on the additional role of associate athletic director, effective July 1st, according to a release from Darlington School.
The Rome Braves’ series opener with the Hickory Crawdads was suspended due to rain on Thursday night in Hickory, North Carolina. It will be completed tonight beginning at 7 pm. The teams will play a doubleheader on Saturday.
The Atlanta Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in the series finale between the teams at Dodger Stadium in LA on Wednesday night, allowing the Braves to avoid being swept by the Dodgers in the three-game set.
The Atlanta Braves have acquired third baseman Juan Uribe in a six-player trade with the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Braves also received pitcher Chris Withrow in the trade, which sent infielder Alberto Callaspo, pitchers Eric Stults and Ian Thomas, and minor league pitcher Juan Jaime to LA.