The Atlanta Braves opened an eight game road trip with a loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-4 last night in LA.
The Rome Braves fell to the West Virginia Power 4-3 in 10 innings to close out a four game series between the teams (and a seven game homestand) last night at State Mutual Stadium.
The Atlanta Braves closed out an 11-game homestand with 2-0 shut out victory over the San Diego Padres yesterday afternoon at Turner Field.
The Rome Braves beat the West Virginia Power 5-1 last night in game three of a four game series at State Mutual Stadium.
Cooperstown, New York was transformed into Braves Country yesterday as former Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox and former Braves pitchers Tom Glavine and Greg Maddux were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Fellow inductees Joe Torre and Tony LaRussa have ties to the Braves, as each has played for, and Torre has managed, the Braves. Frank Thomas, who was inducted into the Hall for his success with the Chicago White Sox, is a native of Columbus, Georgia.