• Braves Exercise Tyler Flowers’ Option, Decline R.A. Dickey’s Option

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Braves announced on Monday that they’ve exercised their $4MM club option on catcher Tyler Flowers and declined their $8MM club option over R.A. Dickey in favor of a $500K buyout. Dickey will receive that $500K payout even if he decides to retire, MLB.com’s Mark Bowman tweets. Atlanta also..." October 23

  • Braves knuckleballer R.A. Dickey hints at retirement after beating Nationals

    CBS Sports "Thursday night, veteran knuckleballer R.A. Dickey twirled a gem against the Nationals, holding them to two runs in eight innings. The Braves held on to win the series finale against Washington (ATL 3, WAS 2). The win improved Dickey to 10-10 with a 4.32 ERA in 183 1/3 innings this season. And,..." September 22

  • R.A. Dickey disappointed with performance to date

    MLB.com "R.A. Dickey was on the wrong side of a questionable call and the replay review that followed during the sixth inning of Saturday's 6-5, 12-inning win over the Reds. But the Braves' knuckleballer holds himself accountable for the development of that four-run frame and many of the other struggles he..." June 05