Atlanta Will Demolish Turner Field After The Braves Leave

The Braves' move to Cobb County is no done deal. No contract has been signed, no financing secured for a new stadium. But Braves VP of business ops Mike Plant says he's "100 percent certain it will happen," and Atlanta's mayor is behaving like it, promising to tear down Turner Field rather than let it sit vacant. » 11/12/13 5:32pm 11/12/13 5:32pm

Braves Announce Plans To Leave Atlanta For Cobb County [Updates]

As first reported by the Marietta Daily Journal, the Atlanta Braves will announce their intention to leave the 16-year-old Turner Field for a new stadium in Cobb County, Georgia, when their stadium lease expires after the 2016 season. » 11/11/13 9:20am 11/11/13 9:20am

Lifelong Braves Fan Fell 85 Feet To His Death In Players' Parking Lot

More details have emerged in the death of a Braves fan who fell from the upper level of Turner Field last night, the third fatal fall at an Atlanta stadium in five years. » 8/13/13 10:46am 8/13/13 10:46am

Fan Dies From Upper-Deck Fall At Turner Field

A man is in critical condition (update: police have since confirmed the man died) after he fell "at least 30 feet" from the upper deck at Turner Field tonight. Details are sparse, but according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the man was transported to the hospital around 9:00 p.m. » 8/12/13 9:40pm 8/12/13 9:40pm

USA Today Just Couldn't Wait To Troll Braves Fans And Everyone Else…

Like the call that handed the Seahawks the win over the Packers two Mondays ago, the ruling in the Braves-Cardinals death match was complex enough to trip up the layman. The call on Golden Tate's "touchdown" could, if you squinted, have been justified based on a slippery understanding of the concept of the… » 10/06/12 9:15am 10/06/12 9:15am

Braves Fans Attack Umpires With Garbage After Worst Infield Fly Call…

Havoc broke loose in the eighth inning of tonight's Cardinals-Braves wild card game after a late—and terrible—infield fly call on a popup to left field that St. Louis couldn't corral. » 10/05/12 8:14pm 10/05/12 8:14pm

Atlanta Braves Fans Are Filthier Than The Guys Using The John In Penn…

"Only about two-thirds of the men observed washed their hands after using the restroom at Turner Field — the lowest rate for any of the locations cited in the observational study and survey on the hand-washing habits of Americans." » 9/15/10 3:00pm 9/15/10 3:00pm

Why Your Stadium Sucks: Turner Field

This is a weekly feature in which I (and maybe you, too, readers) detail the various reasons for hating your ballpark. This week: The Atlanta Braves' Turner Field. Photo by Charlie Morn. » 9/25/09 4:30pm 9/25/09 4:30pm