Nick Markakis

Nick Markakis

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/210 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Glen Cove, New York
College: Young Harris (GA) JC
Draft: 2003 1st round (7th pick) by the
  • NBC Sports

    Braves call up top prospect Grissom, bring back RHP Yates

    The Atlanta Braves called up prized prospect Vaughn Grissom to play second base Wednesday and brought back former Padres closer Kirby Yates from a rehab assignment - nearly two years after he last pitched in the big leagues.

  • New York City News

    Red Sox, Braves look for improved pitching performances

    Wright went 4-0 in five starts in July with a 2.64 ERA but lost his first outing in August. He gave up six runs and seven hits in six innings of a 6-4 loss at the New York Mets on Thursday. The six earned runs matched his season high, and he allowed four home runs for the first time in his major league career.


    Braves release ex-Yankees prospect, N.J. native

    Mike Ford is on the move. Again. Rotoworld reports the Atlanta Braves released the first baseman on Wednesday.