Stripers Spring Training Report: March 21

Tracking former and future Gwinnett Stripers in Atlanta Braves camp this spring

Austin Riley hit his first home run of Spring Training on Tuesday. (Will Fagan/Gwinnett Stripers)

By Peter Brooks | March 21, 2019 12:03 PM ET

Coming off a stretch where they won six of eight games from March 6-13, the Atlanta Braves struggled this week, losing six of their last seven. The Braves fell to the Miami Marlins 7-6 on Friday, lost to the Boston Red Sox 6-1 on Saturday, were defeated by the Detroit Tigers 3-2 and the Houston Astros 7-3 on Sunday, fell to the New York Yankees 7-4 on Monday, and were edged by the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Tuesday. They snapped their losing streak on Wednesday, defeating the Toronto Blue Jays 8-7.

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Los Stripers se transforman en "Xolos de Gwinnett" para cuatro juegos en 2019

Para celebrar la cultura hispana como parte de la iniciativa "Copa de la Diversión" de MiLB

March 18, 2019 2:29 PM ET

Como uno de los 72 equipos que participan en la iniciativa "Copa de la Diversión" La liga menor de Beisbol, los Gwinnett Stripers anunciaron hoy que se transformarán en los "Xolos de Gwinnett" para cuatro juegos en 2019.

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Stripers Transform Into "Xolos de Gwinnett" for Four Games in 2019

Team to celebrate Hispanic culture as part of MiLB's "Copa de la Diversión" initiative

By Dave Lezotte | March 18, 2019 2:20 PM ET

As one of 72 teams participating in Minor League Baseball's "Copa de la Diversión" initiative, the Gwinnett Stripers announced today that they will transform into the "Xolos de Gwinnett" for four games in 2019.

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Stripers Spring Training Report: March 14

Tracking former and future Gwinnett Stripers in Atlanta Braves camp this spring

Touki Toussaint has pitched 7.0 scoreless innings over his last two appearances. (Will Fagan/Gwinnett Stripers)

By Peter Brooks | March 14, 2019 11:57 AM ET

The Atlanta Braves continued their consistent play this spring and have won two of their last three games and six of their last eight. The Braves defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-2 on Monday, shut out the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 on Tuesday, and fell to the Washington Nationals 8-4 on Wednesday.

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Stripers Spring Training Report: March 11

Tracking former and future Gwinnett Stripers in Atlanta Braves camp this spring

Austin Riley went 2-for-3 on Saturday. (Will Fagan/Gwinnett Stripers)

By Peter Brooks | March 11, 2019 12:20 PM ET

Coming off their first day off of Spring Training on Thursday, the Atlanta Braves won two of their last three games, edging the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 on Friday, defeating the Detroit Tigers 6-4 on Saturday, and falling to the Miami Marlins 5-2 on Sunday.

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Stripers Spring Training Report: March 7

Tracking former and future Gwinnett Stripers in Atlanta Braves camp this spring

Touki Toussaint tossed three scoreless innings on Wednesday and struck out four. (Will Fagan/Gwinnett Stripers)

By Peter Brooks | March 7, 2019 12:26 PM ET

The Atlanta Braves continued their steady play this Spring Training going 2-2 in their last four games. The Braves fell to the Houston Astros 4-3 on Monday, lost 5-1 to the New York Yankees on Tuesday, and won both games on Wednesday defeating the Miami Marlins 4-0 and the Detroit Tigers 8-2.

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Stripers Spring Training Report: March 4

Tracking former and future Gwinnett Stripers in Atlanta Braves camp this spring

Sean Kazmar Jr. recorded his first multi-hit game of the spring on Friday. (Will Fagan/Gwinnett Stripers)

By Peter Brooks | March 4, 2019 12:38 PM ET

Coming off three straight Grapefruit League wins, the Atlanta Braves cooled off to go 2-2 in their last four games, falling to the Detroit Tigers 7-6 on Thursday, edging the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Friday, losing 7-4 to the Tigers on Saturday, and defeating the Miami Marlins 6-5 on Sunday.

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Stripers Spring Training Report: February 28

Tracking former and future Gwinnett Stripers in Atlanta Braves camp this Spring

2018 Stripers third baseman Austin Riley went 2-for-3 against the Mets on Tuesday. (Will Fagan/Gwinnett Stripers)

By Peter Brooks | February 28, 2019 12:16 PM ET

After losing their first two games of Spring Training, the Atlanta Braves have won their last three Grapefruit League games, defeating the Nationals 9-4 on Monday, edging the Mets 4-3 on Tuesday, and shutting out the Cardinals 4-0 on Wednesday.

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Gwinnett Stripers, Slow Pour Brewing Company Partner for "Slow Pour Brewing Taproom"

Partnership with Gwinnett County's first brewery extends through 2021

February 28, 2019 11:24 AM ET

The Gwinnett Stripers have partnered with Slow Pour Brewing Company of Lawrenceville to launch the new "Slow Pour Brewing Taproom" at Coolray Field. The three-year partnership through 2021 unites two Gwinnett icons: The Stripers, Triple-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves, and Slow Pour, the first brewery in Gwinnett County.

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Stripers Spring Training Report: February 25

Tracking former and future Gwinnett Stripers in Atlanta Braves camp this spring

2018 Stripers catcher Alex Jackson went 1-for-2 Saturday. (Will Fagan/Gwinnett Stripers)

By Peter Brooks | February 25, 2019 12:42 PM ET

On Saturday, as the Atlanta Braves officially kicked off the Spring Training season, many former and future Stripers players made their first appearances of the 2019 campaign. The Braves began the spring with a 4-3 loss to the New York Mets on Saturday and a 5-2 loss to the Houston Astros on Sunday.

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