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Mike Minor leaves start after one inning with shoulder discomfort

Braves left-hander Mike Minor left Saturday night's start against the Mets (GameTracker) after one inning with left shoulder discomfort, the team announced. He is heading for further evaluation. Minor, 26, missed spring training and the first few weeks of the season with shoulder inflammation.
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Braves Injury Update: Mike Minor exits with shoulder discomfort

Braves left-hander Mike Minor left Saturday night's start against the New York Mets after one inning with left shoulder discomfort, per Mark Bowman of He was relieved by David Hale.Minor's spring training began late due to illness, and he was shut down in mid-February with shoulder issues, coming off the DL on  May 2. Prior to Saturday's start, Minor was...
Via MLB Injury News
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Minor leaves start with shoulder discomfort

With the Braves fading down the stretch it appears the season of left handed starter Mike Minor will come to a close following just one inning of work on Saturday. Minor got a late start to the season after dealing with tendinitis in his throwing shoulder and then struggled for much of the season. Lately he began to look like the pitcher that impressed the Braves a year ago. Now...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Roundup: I Believe in Mike Minor

Mike Minor still knows how to pitch. Prior to yesterday’s game his statistics suggested otherwise (4.90 ERA and 1.48 WHIP). In early August the Braves skipped his start so he could “clear his mind.” Yesterday he looked like the pitcher he was last year. The changeup had good break to it. The curveball was a true bat misser (partly because the Mets hitters were not picking it...
Via Baseball Professor
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Braves are wearing down on west coast trip

The Atlanta Braves are struggling through a handful of games on the West Coast, losing seven straight in a stretch of games that has dropped Atlanta to three games behind the Washington Nationals and has left fans and analysts alike wondering if this team plans to bounce back any time soon. Atlanta’s struggles through the past seven games boils down to poor pitching combined with...
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Top-10 MLB Buy Low & Sell High: Atlanta Mike Minor, Tigers Rick Porcello

Each and every week FFLockerRoom will be here to give you the players that are underachieving or getting unlucky and therefore are buy low candidates as well as those overachieving that you should market for trade! These players will have an impact on most 2014 Fantasy Baseball rosters and transactions can make or break your season. Utilizing this list along with the FFLockerRoom 2014...
Via FF Locker Room
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Should Mike Minor Stay in Minors?

Should Atlanta Braves starter Mike Minor stay in the minors?  A friend of mine texted me yesterday and strongly suggested that David Hale should not be sent down to the minors or to the bullpen.  At first I thought he was crazy, but then I thought some more. Hale was outstanding yesterday, giving up only one run on two hits in eight strong innings against a very good Cincinnati...
Via Sports Blog Talk
April 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Minor Return Creates Problem

Mike Minor, Atlanta Braves starter, could be making his first 2014 start for the Braves next week.  Minor was sharp in his rehab start at the Braves Single-A Rome affiliate last Friday, giving up only one hit in five innings. The Braves have Minor scheduled to start this Friday for their AA Mississippi affiliate in his final tune-up before rejoining the big club.  If all goes well...
Via Sports Blog Talk
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Braves pitcher had procedure in extremely painful area

Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Minor apparently will have his spring training debut delayed by a week or two at least due to a urinary tract procedure he underwent in late December that led to shoulder soreness after the surgery prevented him from working out in in January. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has the cringe-inducing inside scoop […]The post Braves pitcher Mike Minor...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Braves’ glaring weakness

The Atlanta Braves have been cruising all season long. They have not taken their foot off the pedal, only to accelerate against their other National League East opponents. This club has a 14 game lead over the second place Washington Nationals and have the best record in baseball at 85-55. Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Minor throws in the first inning of a baseball game against the...
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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