Newest Brave Gets Warm Welcome

BY foxsports • July 16, 2010

By Bill Shanks

July 16 ,2010

If Alex Gonzalez had any doubt he would be welcomed in his new clubhouse, that fear was alleviated when he got to Turner Field.

Gonzalez got a standing ovation from his new teammates when he walked through the door around 4 pm Thursday afternoon.

Obviously, it was an indication the Braves players are happy with the acquisition the team made Wednesday when Gonzalez replaced Yunel Escobar as the Atlanta shortstop.

Gonzalez went 1-3 in Thursday