Thu, 11 Oct 2007 10:38:37 -0700
Updating a previous report, ESPNews reports Atlanta Braves general manager John Schuerholz has been promoted to president.
Thu, 11 Oct 2007 08:59:18 -0700
ESPNews reports Atlanta Braves general manager John Schuerholz is stepping down, according to reports.
Thu, 11 Oct 2007 01:04:22 -0700
Morris News Service's Brian Costa reports the Atlanta Braves intend on making starting pitching improvements a priority for the 2008 season. "Starting pitching improvement is something that we need to work on, and we intend to," general manager John Schuerholz said. "I can't make any guarantees. But we know we have to fix that. That's going to be clearly our key focus this offseason."
Mon, 16 Apr 2007 09:01:27 -0700
Updating a previous report, Mark Bowman, of Braves.MLB.com, reports Atlanta Braves 3B Willy Aybar (hand) was suspended for three games after failing to show up for the Saturday, April 14, and Sunday, April 15, games with the Florida Marlins. "He violated team policy," general manager John Schuerholz said. "We're aware of where he is now, but he wasn't where he was supposed to be."
Fri, 16 Feb 2007 00:38:30 -0800
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's David O'Brien reports Atlanta Braves RP Rafael Soriano had visa problems in the Dominican Republic and is expected to report the week of Feb. 19, according to general manager John Schuerholz. Manager Bobby Cox said he could miss a week of workouts.
Fri, 15 Dec 2006 00:16:35 -0800
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's David O'Brien reports the Atlanta Braves hired Tony DeMacio as a special assistant to general manager John Schuerholz and a scout.
Tue, 28 Nov 2006 23:52:50 -0800
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's David O'Brien reports the Atlanta Braves still have interest in free-agent SP Tom Glavine (Mets), but no formal offer has been made. Braves general manager John Schuerholz scoffed at rumors Glavine had been offered an $8-million deal to rejoin his former team.
Wed, 22 Nov 2006 10:21:44 -0800
Michael Morrissey, of the New York Post, reports Atlanta Braves general manager John Schuerholz is not expected to include a no-trade clause if the team engages free-agent SP Tom Glavine in any contract negotiations. "That's our general philosophy," Schuerholz said. "And we have had Hall of Fame players. Let me repeat: We have had Hall of Fame-caliber players on this team, on this roster, over the 15 years that I've been here. And we've never given out any no-trade clauses." Glavine is expected to require a no-trade clause be included in any contract he signs, which would make his re-signing with the New York Mets more likely.
Wed, 22 Nov 2006 00:57:20 -0800
The New York Post's Michael Morrissey reports free-agent SP Tom Glavine (Mets) has had shaky relations with Atlanta Braves general manager John Schuerholz in years past, which may hinder a return to the team for 2007. The Braves are thought to be interested in Glavine, as are the Mets at a lower salary.
Wed, 18 Oct 2006 23:32:52 -0700
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Tim Tucker reports Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig is not worried that the sale of the Atlanta Braves from Time-Warner to Liberty Media is taking a long period of time. "The Braves are being very well run by team president Terry McGuirk, general manager John Schuerholz and manager Bobby Cox. The fact that Time Warner does want to sell the club and we seem to be moving toward a resolution — of all the things I have to worry about today, that isn't one of them," Selig said.