ATLANTA (AP) — Braves general manager Frank Wren says it could be difficult for the team to trade for a starting pitcher to replace Tim Hudson. Wren says the Braves have sufficient depth to withstand Hudson's loss without a trade, but he's "willing to pay" for a pitcher who could help them win the World Series.
ATLANTA (AP) — St. Louis left-hander John Gast is expected to be ready to pitch in eight to 12 months following season-ending surgery on his left shoulder. Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak said yesterday that the team will evaluate his rehabilitation in the next few weeks.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Tony Gonzalez has found the perfect solution to keep both his family and the Atlanta Falcons happy. Gonzalez put off his retirement to return for a fifth year with the Falcons. The team agreed to let him miss part of training camp to spend time with his family in California.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Cam Newton says just one word is on his mind as the Panthers open training camp: Win. Sure, Newton is aware of the hefty deal that could await him after the season. But Carolina's franchise signal caller says a big contract isn't what motivates him entering year three.
Created: Sat, 27 Jul 2013 06:15:07 EST
Updated: Sat, 27 Jul 2013 06:15:07 EST