Jason Heyward


The Cubs identified Shin-Soo Choo last year as a difference-maker who could be a good overpay, a left-handed hitter with on-base skills and lead-by-example traits.


ATLANTA (AP) Evan Gattis hit a tiebreaking homer, Jason Heyward added a two-run shot and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 5-2 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.


ATLANTA -- With a runner on second and first base open, the Cubs played it by the book and walked 


Unlike offensive metrics, there isn't one truly reliable way to measure the defensive efficiency of MLB players.

But the league is getting close.


From Comcast SportsNetPHOENIX (AP) -- Justin Upton is having a family reunion in Atlanta.Arizona traded its star right fielder to the Braves on Thursday in a seven-player deal that sent former All-