Category Archives: Braves Trades

Braves trade Chris Johnson to Indians for Bourn and Swisher

The Atlanta Braves made another big trade in what has been ten months of near-constant player movement. They sent infielder Chris Johnson to the Cleveland Indians in exchange for outfielder Michael Bourn and infielder/outfielder Nick Swisher. Atlanta also received about … Continue reading

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Braves trade Alex Wood and Jose Peraza to Dodgers

The Atlanta Braves completed the largest and most surprising trade they have made since the John Hart era started last October. Atlanta sent starting pitcher Alex Wood, infield prospect Jose Peraza, right-handed reliever Jim Johnson, left-handed reliever Luis Avilan and injured right-handed starter … Continue reading

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Braves trade Kelly Johnson and Juan Uribe to Mets

Last Friday night the Atlanta Braves completed a trade with their division rivals, the New York Mets, that sent veterans Kelly Johnson and Juan Uribe to Queens in exchange for two right-handed pitching prospects, Rob Whalen and John Gant. I … Continue reading

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Braves 2015 International Signings and Trades

Major League Baseball sets July 2 as the day when teams can begin to sign eligible international players. This mainly includes players from Latin America and the Caribbean. The Atlanta Braves agreed to sign two top hitting prospects this July … Continue reading

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Braves acquire Touki Toussaint from Diamondbacks

The Atlanta Braves can’t seem to go a month without making a trade. Three weeks after a trade with another N.L. West team (the Dodgers) the Braves went back to the Arizona Diamondbacks for a familiar-looking trade. Atlanta acquired right-handed … Continue reading

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Braves trade Callaspo to Dodgers for Uribe and Withrow

The Atlanta Braves have completed a trade with the Los Angeles Dodgers that will send infielder Alberto Callaspo and pitchers Eric Stults, Ian Thomas and Juan Jaime to L.A. for infielder Juan Uribe and pitcher Chris Withrow. The Braves took just two months into … Continue reading

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Ranking Braves offseason trades from best to worst

The Atlanta Braves 2014-15 offseason was a dizzying one. There was historical roster turnover thanks in large part to a dozen trades. It’s time to take a look at all of them, rank them, and assess the great ones through … Continue reading

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More Trades on the Horizon?

Several days ago Jeff Wren reported that the Yankees were sending a scout to Gwinnett to see the Braves top position player prospect, Jose Peraza. #Yankees redirect scout to Gwinnett to see #Braves Peraza. — Jeff Wren (@MLBGrapevine) April 14, … Continue reading

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Braves keep adding prospects and draft picks

Yesterday I wrote about the reasons for the shocking trade of Craig Kimbrel from the Atlanta Braves to the San Diego Padres. Today I’ll take a more detailed look at the players the Braves received in return. I’ll also examine another … Continue reading

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Braves trade Craig Kimbrel to Padres

While many people, including me and my family, were sitting down to Easter dinner, the Atlanta Braves were busy trading away one of their most popular players, closer Craig Kimbrel. The shock from this trade was immediate. It was a … Continue reading

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