Sounding Off: Heyward's defense
Jason Heyward , already a Gold Glove winner, has been spectacular in right field so far this season. What makes him so good defensively? Jerome Jurenovich and Brian Jordan have their say.
Operation shutdown: Padres' Ross done for season
to the Blue Jays on seven hits and six walks. Ouch. News & notes Braves OF Jason Heyward (thumb) missed his fourth straight game Monday against the Pirates. Heyward 's return is still TBD, and might not happen at all. Angels SP Matt Shoemaker
Final countdown: Ellsbury's return uncertain
enough to catch this week. Gattis is still dealing with a kidney stone, so his playing time could be inconsistent. OF Jason Heyward is still day to day with a swollen thumb, and SP Mike Minor is probably done for the season after leaving Saturday's
Heyward and Morosi talk NLDS
Jon Paul Morosi and Jason Heyward chat about his return from a broken jaw, the Braves' NLDS matchup with the Dodgers and more.
Giancarlo Stanton visits teammates for first time since injury
on purpose. Braves right fielder Jason Heyward , who suffered a broken jaw on a ..... better sleep," Stanton said of Heyward . "That was helpful." To this ..... be protecting his face much like Heyward does. "I've wondered about that
Three Cuts: Strasburg overpowering as Braves fall to Nats
so many others. With 382 at-bats, Jason Heyward has been the most frequent leadoff hitter ..... the most accomplished option too. But Heyward is best suited as a run producer, so ..... Tuesday, or the Braves may turn back to Heyward .
Strasburg shuts down Braves, puts Nats on verge of NL East title
fifth-inning trouble caused in part by his throwing error. Jason Heyward led off with a single to right and moved on third on Strasburg's wild pickoff throw to first base. Heyward was stranded on third as Strasburg recorded three straight
Hot in Cleveland: Carrasco dominates again for Tribe
will be able to play this weekend; Simmons left Wednesday's game with the injury. In other Braves' news, OF Jason Heyward is day to day with a thumb injury, and C Evan Gattis (kidney stone) is aiming for a return on Friday. Dodgers SS
Doug Fister tosses 7 scoreless innings to lead Nats over Braves
Atlanta's Freddie Freeman singled off Matt Thornton to score pinch-runner Jose Constanza in the eighth, sending Jason Heyward to third. Craig Stammen came on and retired Justin Upton to end the inning. Protecting a 1-0 lead, Fister sandwiched
Kris Bryant named Minor League Player of the Year -- nobody's surprised
handful of the winners from the past decade (you might recognize some names): Byron Buxton, Wil Myers, Mike Trout, Jason Heyward , Jay Bruce, Alex Gordon, Delmon Young. Bryant joins Gordon as the only two players to win College POY and Mino-League