ATLANTA FIREBIRDS
NEWS
05/23/2022
Monday, May 9th , 2022
Raimel Tapia hits 2 home runs against the Washington Nationals, going 2-4 with 4 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, April 20th , 2022
Raimel Tapia goes 4-4 against the New York Mets, with 1 RBI and 0 runs scored.
Sunday, April 17th , 2022
Brandon Drury goes 4-4 against the Philadelphia Phillies, with 0 RBI and 0 runs scored.
Sunday, April 10th , 2022
Raimel Tapia sets the NL regular season extra-inning game record for triples with 2.
Raimel Tapia goes 4-6 against the Philadelphia Phillies, with 1 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Don Jones goes 4-4 against the Philadelphia Phillies, with 1 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Saturday, April 9th , 2022
Jim Bowers goes 4-4 against the Philadelphia Phillies, with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Friday, April 8th , 2022
Don Jones goes 4-4 against the Philadelphia Phillies, with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Monday, April 4th , 2022
Jim Bowers goes 4-5 against the Arizona Diamondbacks, with 1 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, April 3rd , 2022
Wilfredo Gimenez hits 2 home runs against the Colorado Rockies, going 3-4 with 5 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, November 14th , 2021
C Tanner Norton honored: Finished 3rd in 2021 MLB NL Comeback Player Award voting.
Sunday, October 31st , 2021
The Atlanta Firebirds have announced that they set their team focus from 'Win Now!' to 'Rebuilding'
Sunday, October 10th , 2021
RF Joe McGrath honored: Wins the 2021 CAR Most Valuable Player Award.
Wednesday, October 6th , 2021
SP Ben Wells honored: Wins the 2021 IL Outstanding Pitcher Award.
Tuesday, October 5th , 2021
RP Kyle T. Smith honored: Finished 2nd in 2021 SL Outstanding Pitcher Award voting.
Tuesday, September 21st , 2021
Raimel Tapia goes 4-5 against the Washington Nationals, with 1 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Tuesday, September 7th , 2021
Raimel Tapia drives in 6 runs against the Philadelphia Phillies, going 3-5 with 1 HR.
Micah Johnson goes 4-5 against the Philadelphia Phillies, with 3 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Sunday, August 29th , 2021
Brandon Drury goes 4-4 against the Colorado Rockies, with 2 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Aaron Altherr hits 2 home runs against the Colorado Rockies, going 2-4 with 5 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Friday, August 20th , 2021
Tanner Norton goes 4-5 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Friday, August 6th , 2021
Raimel Tapia hits 2 home runs against the New York Mets, going 3-4 with 5 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Friday, July 23rd , 2021
Don Jones goes 4-5 against the Washington Nationals, with 0 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, July 11th , 2021
RP Les Hampson was selected to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
C Tanner Norton was selected to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
SP Jamie Monroe (ATL-AAA) was selected to the MLB All-Star Futures Game.
Thursday, July 8th , 2021
Raimel Tapia hits 2 home runs against the Milwaukee Brewers, going 2-4 with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Don Jones hits 2 home runs against the Milwaukee Brewers, going 2-4 with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Tuesday, June 29th , 2021
Brandon Drury hits 2 home runs against the Vancouver Aurora, going 4-4 with 4 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Brandon Drury goes 4-4 against the Vancouver Aurora, with 4 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, June 9th , 2021
Derek Dietrich hits 2 home runs against the Washington Nationals, going 2-4 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Don Jones hits 2 home runs against the Washington Nationals, going 3-5 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, June 6th , 2021
Raimel Tapia goes 4-5 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, with 0 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Saturday, June 5th , 2021
Jake Lamb hits 2 home runs against the Pittsburgh Pirates, going 2-3 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Tuesday, June 1st , 2021
SS Gilbert Lara honored: Wins the MLB NL Batter of the Month Award.
SS Gilbert Lara honored: Wins the MLB NL Rookie of the Month Award.
Tuesday, May 25th , 2021
Micah Johnson goes 4-4 against the St. Louis Cardinals, with 4 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Monday, May 24th , 2021
The Atlanta Firebirds have announced that they set their team focus from 'Win Now!' to 'Rebuilding'
Friday, May 21st , 2021
Tanner Norton sets the ATL regular season extra-inning game record for bases on balls with 4.
Friday, May 7th , 2021
Gilbert Lara goes 4-4 against the New York Mets, with 3 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Carlos Santana hits 2 home runs against the New York Mets, going 2-5 with 4 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Wednesday, April 28th , 2021
Raimel Tapia goes 4-5 against the Cincinnati Reds, with 1 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Monday, April 26th , 2021
Raimel Tapia goes 4-6 against the Cincinnati Reds, with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, November 11th , 2020
SP Tim Cooney honored: Finished 3rd in 2020 MLB NL Cy Young Award voting.
Friday, November 6th , 2020
2B Jose Peraza honored: Wins the 2020 MLB NL Gold Glove Award at 2B.
Thursday, October 29th , 2020
RF Stephen Piscotty has met the vesting criteria in his contract.
RF Stephen Piscotty has exercised his contract opt-out.
Wednesday, October 7th , 2020
SP Odalvi Javier honored: Wins the 2020 SAL SAL Outstanding Pitcher Award.
Monday, October 5th , 2020
LF Noel McDonald honored: Wins the 2020 CAR CAR Most Valuable Player Award.
RF Joe McGrath honored: Finished 3rd in 2020 CAR CAR Most Valuable Player Award voting.
Saturday, September 5th , 2020
Raimel Tapia goes 4-5 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, with 1 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Freddie Freeman hits 2 home runs against the Pittsburgh Pirates, going 2-4 with 6 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Monday, August 3rd , 2020
1B Freddie Freeman honored: Wins the MLB NL Player of the Week Award.
Tuesday, July 28th , 2020
Freddie Freeman hits 2 home runs against the Cincinnati Reds, going 2-4 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, July 8th , 2020
Stephen Piscotty goes 4-5 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, with 0 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Alex Verdugo goes 4-5 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, with 1 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Monday, July 6th , 2020
Ender Inciarte goes 4-4 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, with 0 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Wednesday, June 24th , 2020
Freddie Freeman hits 2 home runs against the Philadelphia Phillies, going 2-3 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, May 27th , 2020
Tanner Norton hits 2 home runs against the St. Louis Cardinals, going 3-4 with 4 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Friday, May 15th , 2020
Mitch Keller was suspended 4 games after ejection following a brawl.
Saturday, May 9th , 2020
Jake Lamb hits 2 home runs against the Miami Marlins, going 2-3 with 4 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Tuesday, April 28th , 2020
Jake Lamb hits 2 home runs against the Cincinnati Reds, going 2-5 with 4 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Monday, April 13th , 2020
Stephen Piscotty hits 2 home runs against the New York Mets, going 2-3 with 2 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Wednesday, April 8th , 2020
Tanner Norton goes 4-5 against the San Diego Padres, with 2 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Monday, April 6th , 2020
RF Stephen Piscotty honored: Wins the MLB NL Player of the Week Award.
Tuesday, March 31st , 2020
Stephen Piscotty hits 2 home runs against the San Diego Padres, going 2-4 with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, November 6th , 2019
SP Kendall Graveman honored: Wins the 2019 MLB NL Gold Glove Award at P.
C Tanner Norton honored: Wins the 2019 MLB NL Gold Glove Award at C.
2B Jose Peraza honored: Wins the 2019 MLB NL Gold Glove Award at 2B.
RF Stephen Piscotty honored: Wins the 2019 MLB NL Gold Glove Award at RF.
Tuesday, October 8th , 2019
2B Kevin Josephina honored: Finished 2nd in 2019 CAR CAR Most Valuable Player Award voting.
Friday, September 20th , 2019
Raimel Tapia hits 2 home runs against the San Francisco Giants, going 4-5 with 5 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Raimel Tapia goes 4-5 against the San Francisco Giants, with 5 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Thursday, September 19th , 2019
Ender Inciarte goes 4-4 against the Philadelphia Phillies, with 1 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Monday, September 16th , 2019
LF Raimel Tapia honored: Wins the MLB NL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, September 15th , 2019
Raimel Tapia goes 4-5 against the Washington Nationals, with 1 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Friday, August 23rd , 2019
Freddie Freeman hits 2 home runs against the New York Mets, going 2-4 with 4 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Tuesday, August 20th , 2019
Tim Cooney pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Miami Marlins with 9 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tanner Norton hits 2 home runs against the Miami Marlins, going 3-4 with 5 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Tuesday, August 13th , 2019
Tanner Norton hits 2 home runs against the New York Mets, going 2-3 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Tuesday, August 6th , 2019
Jake Lamb hits 2 home runs against the Minnesota Twins, going 2-3 with 4 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Friday, August 2nd , 2019
Jake Lamb goes 4-4 against the Cincinnati Reds, with 0 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Monday, July 29th , 2019
Jake Lamb hits 2 home runs against the Washington Nationals, going 2-2 with 2 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Monday, July 22nd , 2019
1B Freddie Freeman honored: Wins the MLB NL Player of the Week Award.
Tuesday, July 16th , 2019
Jose Peraza goes 4-6 against the Milwaukee Brewers, with 0 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Freddie Freeman drives in 6 runs against the Milwaukee Brewers, going 2-4 with 1 HR.
Sunday, July 7th , 2019
SP Tim Cooney was selected to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
C Tanner Norton was selected to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
1B Freddie Freeman was selected to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
LF Raimel Tapia was selected to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
Saturday, June 29th , 2019
Freddie Freeman hits 2 home runs against the New York Mets, going 2-4 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Saturday, June 15th , 2019
Freddie Freeman goes 4-7 against the Philadelphia Phillies, with 4 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, June 12th , 2019
Raimel Tapia goes 5-5 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, with 3 RBI and 2 R.
Sunday, June 9th , 2019
Matt Smoral was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
Sunday, May 26th , 2019
Raimel Tapia hits 2 home runs against the St. Louis Cardinals, going 2-5 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Saturday, May 25th , 2019
Matt Wisler pitches a 3-hit shutout against the St. Louis Cardinals with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Tuesday, May 21st , 2019
Tanner Norton hits 2 home runs against the San Francisco Giants, going 2-3 with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Thursday, April 18th , 2019
Freddie Freeman goes 4-4 against the Arizona Diamondbacks, with 2 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Wednesday, April 10th , 2019
Didi Gregorius goes 4-6 against the Colorado Rockies, with 1 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Friday, April 5th , 2019
Freddie Freeman goes 4-5 against the Miami Marlins, with 1 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Thursday, November 8th , 2018
2B Jose Peraza honored: Wins the 2018 MLB NL Gold Glove Award at 2B.
Wednesday, October 31st , 2018
Received $2,433,750 in cash from the owner.
Sunday, October 7th , 2018
1B Don Jones honored: Finished 2nd in 2018 CAR CAR Most Valuable Player Award voting.
Saturday, October 6th , 2018
SP Carlos Salazar honored: Finished 2nd in 2018 CAR CAR Outstanding Pitcher Award voting.
Tuesday, September 25th , 2018
Taylor Jordan pitches a NO-HITTER against the New York Mets with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, September 8th , 2018
Jake Lamb hits 2 home runs against the Arizona Diamondbacks, going 3-5 with 4 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, September 5th , 2018
Freddie Freeman hits 2 home runs against the Boston Red Sox, going 2-4 with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, August 12th , 2018
Jake Lamb goes 4-5 against the Milwaukee Brewers, with 5 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Tuesday, July 31st , 2018
Matt Wisler pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Miami Marlins with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Sunday, July 29th , 2018
Ender Inciarte got suspended 2 games after ejection following arguing a strike call.
Saturday, July 28th , 2018
Jose Peraza goes 4-4 against the Los Angeles Dodgers, with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, July 22nd , 2018
Freddie Freeman hits 2 home runs against the Washington Nationals, going 2-5 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, July 15th , 2018
SP Jordan Jankowski was selected to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
SP Matt Wisler was selected to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
RP Andrew McKirahan was selected to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
Saturday, July 14th , 2018
Matt Kemp goes 4-4 against the Arizona Diamondbacks, with 3 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Friday, July 13th , 2018
Jordan Jankowski pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Arizona Diamondbacks with 11 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Thursday, July 5th , 2018
Jake Lamb hits 2 home runs against the Milwaukee Brewers, going 3-5 with 4 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, July 4th , 2018
Tyler Moore hits 2 home runs against the New York Yankees, going 2-4 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Friday, June 22nd , 2018
Ender Inciarte goes 4-4 against the Baltimore Orioles, with 4 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Wednesday, June 20th , 2018
Jake Lamb goes 4-5 against the Toronto Blue Jays, with 0 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Tuesday, June 19th , 2018
Tyler Moore hits 2 home runs against the Toronto Blue Jays, going 3-4 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, June 6th , 2018
Wilfredo Gimenez goes 4-4 against the San Diego Padres, with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, June 3rd , 2018
Didi Gregorius goes 4-4 against the Washington Nationals, with 1 RBI and 0 runs scored.
Saturday, May 26th , 2018
Wilfredo Gimenez hits 2 home runs against the Boston Red Sox, going 3-3 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Thursday, May 17th , 2018
Ender Inciarte goes 4-5 against the Chicago Cubs, with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, May 13th , 2018
Wilfredo Gimenez drives in 7 runs against the Miami Marlins, going 3-4 with 1 HR.
Friday, May 4th , 2018
Freddie Freeman goes 4-4 against the San Francisco Giants, with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, April 15th , 2018
Jose Peraza goes 4-5 against the Chicago Cubs, with 2 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Saturday, April 14th , 2018
Andrew Susac goes 4-5 against the Chicago Cubs, with 2 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Sunday, April 8th , 2018
Ender Inciarte hits 2 home runs against the Colorado Rockies, going 2-4 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, April 4th , 2018
Jake Lamb hits 2 home runs against the Washington Nationals, going 2-4 with 4 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Wednesday, November 8th , 2017
SP Kendall Graveman honored: Finished 3rd in 2017 MLB NL Rookie of the Year Award voting.
Sunday, November 5th , 2017
2B Jose Peraza honored: Wins the 2017 MLB NL Gold Glove Award at 2B.
Saturday, October 7th , 2017
SP Zach Quintana honored: Finished 2nd in 2017 CAR CAR Outstanding Pitcher Award voting.
Friday, September 29th , 2017
Jake Lamb goes 4-5 against the Miami Marlins, with 0 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Tuesday, September 26th , 2017
SP Yeralf Torres honored: Finished 3rd in 2017 APP APP Most Valuable Player Award voting.
Monday, September 25th , 2017
SP Yeralf Torres honored: Finished 2nd in 2017 APP APP Outstanding Pitcher Award voting.
RP Garrett Fulenchek honored: Finished 3rd in 2017 APP APP Outstanding Pitcher Award voting.
Saturday, September 16th , 2017
Clint Coulter hits 2 home runs against the New York Mets, going 2-5 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Friday, September 15th , 2017
Clint Coulter hits 2 home runs against the New York Mets, going 2-2 with 3 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Wednesday, August 30th , 2017
Matt Kemp hits 2 home runs against the Philadelphia Phillies, going 2-4 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Tuesday, August 29th , 2017
Jorge Polanco goes 4-4 against the Philadelphia Phillies, with 0 RBI and 0 runs scored.
Wednesday, August 16th , 2017
Justin O'Conner hits 2 home runs against the Colorado Rockies, going 2-4 with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Tuesday, August 15th , 2017
Clint Coulter hits 2 home runs against the Colorado Rockies, going 2-5 with 5 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Thursday, July 20th , 2017
Jose Peraza goes 4-5 against the Los Angeles Dodgers, with 0 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Jorge Polanco goes 4-4 against the Los Angeles Dodgers, with 0 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Sunday, July 9th , 2017
SP Jordan Jankowski was selected to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
Tuesday, June 27th , 2017
Jose Peraza goes 4-5 against the San Diego Padres, with 1 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Friday, May 12th , 2017
Jordan Jankowski pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Miami Marlins with 8 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Jose Peraza goes 0-5 against the Miami Marlins, ending his hitting streak at 31 games.
Tuesday, May 9th , 2017
Jose Peraza goes 1-3 against the Houston Astros, extending his hitting streak to 30 games!
Monday, May 8th , 2017
2B Jose Peraza honored: Wins the MLB NL Player of the Week Award.
Wednesday, May 3rd , 2017
Jose Peraza goes 1-3 against the New York Mets, extending his hitting streak to 25 games!
Friday, April 28th , 2017
Jose Peraza goes 1-4 against the Milwaukee Brewers, extending his hitting streak to 20 games!
Thursday, April 20th , 2017
Matt Wisler pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Washington Nationals with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, April 17th , 2017
Freddie Freeman sets the ATL regular season game record for doubles with 3.
Freddie Freeman goes 4-4 against the San Diego Padres, with 0 RBI and 0 runs scored.
Saturday, April 15th , 2017
Jose Peraza goes 5-5 against the San Diego Padres, with 0 RBI and 3 R.
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