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The Braves added a lot of speed with their latest roster move.

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BRAVES NEWS

Braves claim Billy Hamilton off waivers from Royals

The Braves made an interesting addition to their bench on Monday, claiming Royals outfielder Billy Hamilton as the club looks to replenish the depth that has been tested in recent weeks. Hamilton will not add much with the bat, but is an elite defender and base runner.

Braves to extend protective netting to foul poles at SunTrust Park

The Braves chose a random off-day in August to announce their intentions to extend protective netting along each of the foul lines at SunTrust Park by the end of September. The club joins a collection of others who have already implemented extended netting around baseball.

Braves announce 2020 Spring Training schedule

The Braves will unveil their new Spring Training facility on February 22 in North Port. Their complete spring training schedule and 2020 season schedule can be found here.

A first look at Stripers Ian Anderson, Drew Waters, Cristian Pache, and Tucker Davidson

Our own Matt Powers laid eyes on each of the four newest Stripers additions, and shares his thoughts on each player here. Matt is among the best prospect follows you will find, so be sure to take a look.

MLB NEWS

Carrasco returns to hill after leukemia diagnosis

Even if just in a minor league game, Cookie is a welcome sight on the mound.

No TJ for Sale, but likely done for ‘19

One of the most dominant arms in baseball is unlikely to throw another pitch this season.