Anibal Sanchez's 17-K Game Trumped Even Randy Johnson's 1992 "Hammer…

If we can indulge in a brief moment of Welcome Back, Baseball — still early enough in the season, right? — it’s a joy to watch a sport that puts the ball in the hands of the defense. Virtually any other sport you care to name turns a defensive player into an offensive player as soon as he takes possession of the… » 4/27/13 3:43pm 4/27/13 3:43pm

Ben Sheets Will Pitch Tomorrow, Then Never Again

Today, Ben Sheets announced that he will start for the Braves tomorrow against the Pirates, and then retire. Tomorrow will mark Sheets's fifthninth start for the Braves this season after missing nearly two calendar years with a torn flexor in his pitching elbow. » 10/02/12 6:25pm 10/02/12 6:25pm

Ben Sheets Will Return To The Majors This Sunday

Heading into this season, it looked like the Atlanta Braves were in possession of a stacked starting rotation. A trio of dynamic young arms—Tommy Hanson, Brandon Beachy, and Mike Minor—were set to team up with proven veterans Tim Hudson and Jair Jurrjens. What's more, the Braves had prospects like Randall Delgado,… » 7/11/12 11:35am 7/11/12 11:35am