First glimpse of new-look Braves; Players and staff available for media interviews; Video feed will be provided for select games during the spring training season
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Feb. 18, 2015) – The Atlanta Braves begin their 2015 spring training games Wednesday, March 4 at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort. Newcomers Nick Markakis (OF), Shelby Miller (RHP) and AJ Pierzynski (C), along with Baseball Operations Director John Hart (Winter Park), are among the new faces on the roster this spring. The Braves begin their 18th spring training season at Champion Stadium.
Video from three Atlanta Braves spring training games will be provided for media use by Disney Sports this spring. Each video feed will include game highlights and player interviews, and will be made available for download via a Relay link and at www.DisneySportsNews.com. The list of games includes:
|Wed., March 4||1:05 p.m.||New York Mets||Link provided day of game|
|Friday, March 6||1:05 p.m.||Washington Nationals||Link provided day of game|
|Friday, March 13||1:05 p.m.||Detroit Tigers||Link provided day of game|
NOTE: Media are allowed to view and shoot workouts, and interview players during designated media interview times. For additional information and to apply for media credentials, please contact Adrienne Midgley in the Braves Media Relations Department at Adrienne.Midgley@braves.com.
First home game │ Wednesday, March 4