Touki Toussaint

ATLANTA | Acuna hits a pair of leadoff homers, Braves sweep Marlins

ATLANTA — Ronald Acuna Jr. pulled off one of the rarest feats in baseball history, hitting leadoff homers in both games of a doubleheader to lead the first-place Atlanta Braves to a sweep of the Miami Marlins on Monday. The 20-year-old rookie hit an opposite-field drive into the Braves’ bullpen in Game 1 , powering … Continue reading ATLANTA | Acuna hits a pair of leadoff homers, Braves sweep Marlins

WASHINGTON  | Futures Game a showcase of potential Machado trade chips

WASHINGTON  — Touki Toussaint was about to settle down for his pregame nap when Atlanta Braves director of player development Dom Chiti called. “When I saw his name pop up, I did kind of get nervous,” Toussaint said. “You see that name pop up, you’re like, ‘Oh, snap.’” Chiti was calling earlier this weekend to … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | Futures Game a showcase of potential Machado trade chips