Atlanta Braves 2021 Postseason Single-Game Tickets will go on sale THIS Friday, October 1 at 10 a.m.
Braves Insiders will have a presale opportunity on Thursday, September 30
ATLANTA (September 29, 2021) – Single-game tickets for potential National League Division Series and National League Championship Series games at Truist Park will go on sale this Friday, October 1 at 10 a.m. ET to the general public. Braves Insiders will have early access with a presale beginning on Thursday,
Atlanta Braves name Bob Burkhardt the 2021 Walter Banks Hospitality Award Recipient
Burkhardt becomes the fifth recipient of this prestigious staff award
ATLANTA (September 28, 2021) – Walter Banks and the Atlanta Braves have named Bob Burkhardt the 2021 Walter Banks Hospitality Award recipient. The award is given annually to a staff member who exemplifies extraordinary guest service in the mold of longtime Braves employee Walter Banks, who has been with the
Atlanta Braves announce 2022 and 2023 dates for their Ralph Garr-Bill Lucas HBCU Baseball Classic presented by Truist
The annual three-game series will feature Grambling State University and Florida A&M University at Coolray Field
ATLANTA (August 27, 2021) – The Atlanta Braves announced the return of their annual weekend series between two historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) baseball programs, the Ralph Garr-Bill Lucas HBCU Baseball Classic presented by Truist. The best-of-three series will be played at Coolray Field, home of the Braves’ Triple-A
Atlanta Braves become first MLB team to sign NIL deals with student athletes
UGA gymnast Rachel Baumann and Georgia Tech quarterback Jordan Yates become first two 'Braves Athletes'
ATLANTA (August 23, 2021) – The Atlanta Braves today announced the signing of NIL contracts with two local student-athletes, University of Georgia gymnast Rachel Baumann and Georgia Tech quarterback Jordan Yates. With this signing, the Braves become the first Major League Baseball team to officially partner with student-athletes since the
Braves sign Travis d'Arnaud
Catcher signs a two-year deal with a club option for ‘24
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Braves today signed C Travis d’Arnaud to a two-year contract worth $16 million. D’Arnaud will make $8 million in each year of the deal, which includes a $8 million club option for 2024 with no buyout.
D’Arnaud, 32, won the Silver Slugger Award in 2020 after
Atlanta Braves announce Phil Niekro Night, Tuesday, August 24
Evening will celebrate the legendary knuckleballer’s legacy and honor his impact on and off the field
ATLANTA (August 9, 2021) – The Atlanta Braves will observe Phil Niekro Night as the team battles the New York Yankees at Truist Park on Tuesday, August 24. The evening will celebrate the life and legacy of Hall of Famer Phil Niekro and highlight his passion to end child abuse
Atlanta Braves and Major League Baseball announce Legacy projects to support community-based programs and youth efforts in Atlanta
$3 million initiative will further youth baseball & softball efforts, promote diversity in the sport, and serve community veterans; projects to be unveiled week of July 26, ahead of Hank Aaron Weekend presented by Delta Air Lines
ATLANTA (July 22, 2021) -- The Atlanta Braves and Major League Baseball (MLB) are partnering to enrich the Atlanta community and increase access to youth baseball and softball programs with a focus on promoting diversity. Approximately $3 million donated by The Atlanta Braves Foundation and MLB’s Legacy Fund will support
Braves acquire OF Joc Pederson
Atlanta gets former All-Star from Chicago
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Braves tonight acquired OF Joc Pederson from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for 1B Bryce Ball.
Pederson, 29, batted .230 (59-for-256) with 11 home runs and a .718 OPS in 73 games for the Cubs this season. The 6-foot-1, 220-pound native of Palo Alto, Calif., signed
Atlanta Braves announce the 2021 Hank Aaron Weekend presented by Delta Air Lines July 30 – August 1
Weekend will celebrate Hank Aaron’s legacy of furthering the spirit of equity and positive social change as a player, philanthropist, front office executive, and businessman
ATLANTA (June 7, 2021) – The Atlanta Braves will celebrate Hank Aaron Weekend presented by Delta Air Lines when the team comes home to face the Milwaukee Brewers, July 30 – Aug. 1. The 2021 Hank Aaron Weekend will showcase the standard of excellence Aaron established through his on- and
Atlanta Braves and Major League Baseball Partner with The Warrior Alliance to Establish Community Veteran Facility at The Battery Atlanta
The Warrior Alliance Home Base at The Battery Atlanta set to open in July 2021
ATLANTA (May 27, 2021) – The Atlanta Braves, through the Atlanta Braves Foundation and with the support of Major League Baseball’s Legacy Fund, are partnering with The Warrior Alliance (TWA) to establish a community veteran facility at The Battery Atlanta. The new facility, named “The Warrior Alliance Home Base at
Atlanta Braves partner with Georgia High School Association to host 5A, 6A and 7A Baseball Championship Games at Truist Park
The partnership is a part of the team’s ongoing initiatives to help grow youth baseball in the state
ATLANTA (May 14, 2021) – The Atlanta Braves have partnered with the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) to host the second annual GHSA 5A, 6A, and 7A Baseball State Championships at Truist Park. Designed to showcase baseball talent in the Southeast, the championships are an extension of the organization’s efforts
The Atlanta Braves to host fans at Truist Park in 2021
Ballpark will open with 33% capacity
ATLANTA -- When the Atlanta Braves take the field for their home opener on Friday, April 9 against the Philadelphia Phillies, they will welcome fans back for the first time since October 2019. The team will open Truist Park with a 33% capacity and due to evolving changes, capacity will
Atlanta Braves to host annual Ralph Garr-Bill Lucas HBCU Baseball Classic presented by Truist
The inaugural event will feature a three-game series between Grambling State University and Florida A&M University March 12 – 14 at Coolray Field
ATLANTA (February 16, 2021) – The Atlanta Braves will host an annual weekend series between two historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) baseball programs while honoring two Braves greats and HBCU graduates with the Ralph Garr-Bill Lucas HBCU Baseball Classic presented by Truist. The inaugural series will take place Friday,
Braves sign OF Marcell Ozuna
Atlanta brings outfielder back on a four-year deal
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Braves today signed OF Marcell Ozuna to a four-year contract worth $64 million. The deal includes a fifth-year club option at $16 million or a $1 million buyout, guaranteeing Ozuna $65 million.
Ozuna, 30, hit 18 home runs and drove in 56 runs to lead the
Atlanta Braves announce the Henry Aaron Fellowship
A year-long fellowship to develop the next generation of diverse business leadership in baseball
ATLANTA (February 5, 2021) – The Atlanta Braves announced the creation of their new, year-long executive leadership program, the Henry Aaron Fellowship. The fellowship is part of the team’s continued efforts to widen the talent pool of future diverse industry leaders and build on the legacy of trailblazers like Hank
Braves hire Chipper Jones for part-time role on Major League coaching staff
Hall of Famer will be the Major League hitting consultant
ATLANTA – The Braves today added Hall of Famer Chipper Jones to the club’s major league coaching staff as a major league hitting consultant. Jones will work in a part-time capacity.
Jones, 48, spent his entire 19-year major league career with Atlanta, and was elected to the National Baseball Hall
Atlanta Braves announce the formation of the Henry Louis Aaron Fund with $2 million donation
Atlanta Braves pledge $1 million and Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association together add a combined $1 million to help grow diversity in baseball
ATLANTA (January 27, 2021) – Yesterday, during their memorial service for Hank Aaron, the Atlanta Braves announced the formation of The Henry Louis Aaron Fund, which will live inside the Atlanta Braves Foundation, and seeded an initial $1 million. Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association added
Braves icon Hank Aaron passes away
The Hall of Famer and philanthropist was 86
ATLANTA – It is with great sadness we share the passing of our home run king, Hank Aaron, who passed away peacefully in his sleep. He was 86.