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Mississippi Braves All-Decade Team - Outfielders

Acuña Jr., Demeritte, Smith, Waters lead group of memorable outfielders this decade
December 25, 2019

PEARL, MS - As the decade comes to a close later this month, the Mississippi Braves are announcing their All-Decade squad from 2010 to 2019. The criteria for being named to the team are production while playing in Mississippi - weighed equally to results in major league baseball. The players

Braves acquire Gohara in four-player deal

Mariners' Burrows also headed to Atlanta for Smith, righty Simmons
January 11, 2017

The Braves acquired Mariners No. 5 prospect Luiz Gohara and No. 25 prospect Thomas Burrows in a four-player deal on Wednesday, the team announced.Seattle received 23-year-old outfielder Mallex Smith and 26-year-old right-handed pitcher Shea Simmons in return, although Smith was then traded to Tampa Bay in another four-player swap shortly

Braves' cunning Smith learns on basepaths

Atlanta's No. 11 prospect nears Majors after leading Minors in steals
March 8, 2016

When Mallex Smith is between the bases, he tells himself two things."Get a good jump. Can't be scared," he repeats.As Smith takes his first step away from the bag, the fear shifts to those with mitts."You see the other team start to panic a little bit," said John Moses, the