October 03, 2011
I think we should call the Braves' relievers the Wagner Boys. In his one season in Atlanta, closer Billy Wagner helped develop Craig Kimbrel, Jonny Venters and Eric O'Flaherty into the nastiest bullpen in baseball,...
September 12, 2011 | BEN REITER
The Braves' three-headed relief monster—two parts lefty, one part Rookie of the Year front-runner, 100% filthy—has made life historically brutish and short for hitters. Now all the trio needs is a worthy nickname
October 04, 2010 | Michael Bamberger
His fastball still hums, his competitiveness still burns. But Billy Wagner, one of the best closers the game has ever seen, insists this is his last season. No wonder the Braves' desperate chase for a playoff spot is...
April 05, 2010 | ALBERT CHEN
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September 07, 2009 | JON HEYMAN
The forecast for this winter? A flurry of trades that could include some of the biggest stars in the game