Category Archives: Gwinnett Braves

Ex-Hot Rods hurler gets win in first MLB start

Former Bowling Green Hot Rods pitcher German Marquez earned his first major-league win in his first MLB start Wednesday. Marquez previously made three relief appearances for the Rockies, making his MLB debut two weeks ago, but Colorado called on him … Continue reading

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Maddox, Helsley named MWL players of the week

West Michigan Whitecaps first baseman Will Maddox and Peoria Chiefs right-hander Ryan Helsley respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of April 18-24. Although he drove in only two runs during … Continue reading

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Ex-South Bend pitcher hurls seven no-hit innings

Former South Bend Silver Hawks pitcher Aaron Blair struck out 10 batters in seven no-hit innings Tuesday for the Gwinnett Braves, Atlanta’s Triple-A affiliate in the International League. Blair was removed from the game after the 7th inning, and Gwinnett’s no-hit … Continue reading

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