Tim Hudson RUMORS & NEWS

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    John Shea @JohnSheaHey

    Tim Hudson said he's fit to start Thursday after throwing all pitches in bullpen session today. Said didn't even think about hip. #SFGiants

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    Henry Schulman @hankschulman

    BREAKING: Hudson's start tomorrow to be skipped due to hip sprain. #sfgiants

  • Giants, Tim Hudson in agreement on two-year contract

    CSN Bay Area "Tim Hudson leads all active major league pitchers with 205 career victories. Count on his next one coming in a Giants uniform. The Giants wanted three attributes as they shopped for their rotation: experience, durability and the willingness to put pen to contract. They convinced Hudson to make..." November 19

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    David O'Brien @ajcbraves

    Hudson on #Braves: "It was tough leaving. The fans there supported me and my family like crazy. And some of the best teammates in the world"

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    Ken Rosenthal @Ken_Rosenthal

    Source: #SFGiants, Tim Hudson close on two-year, $23 million contract. Still language to be resolved. First reported @JohnAllenKCNBC

  • Sources: SF Giants target Tim Hudson willing to move west

    San Francisco Chronicle "One of the Giants’ chief pitching targets is Tim Hudson. Two potential obstacles to signing him appear to be non-issues now. First, sources said, the Alabama native and Georgia resident is willing to move across the country again to pitch for the right team. Second, the Braves apparently offered..." November 12

  • How much should the Braves want Tim Hudson?

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "What’s the right price for another year of Tim Hudson’s services? He made $9 million in 2013, which was a reasonable-but-not-lavish salary for a starting pitcher of his pedigree. But now he’s a starting pitcher who will turn 39 in July and who’s coming off a broken ankle. He's also a free..." November 08

  • Braves want Tim Hudson back, won't make qualifying offer

    CBSSports.com "The Braves have expressed an interest in bringing back recuperating veteran starter Tim Hudson, sources confirm. The Braves probably don't see him as a staff ace anymore, but he is a beloved leader of a rather young clubhouse. Hudson, 38, received a one-year offer from the Braves and also..." November 04

  • Royals interested in Tim Hudson

    Royals Review "It's time for some Monday afternoon free agency rumors; the Kansas City Royals are apparently pursuing free agent starting pitcher Tim Hudson, reports Mark Bowman of MLB.com. Bowman writes that the Royals and the Cleveland Indians have shown the most interest in the starting pitcher, although..." November 04

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    David O'Brien @ajcbraves

    #Braves Wren indicated interest in re-signing Tim Hudson

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    MLB Network Radio @MLBNetworkRadio

    Hudson on being ready for spring training: "We're looking at being totally healed from this thing at the end of Nov or beginning of Dec."

  • Braves' Tim Hudson suffers broken ankle in collision

    MLB.com "Instead of celebrating what had the makings to be one of Tim Hudson's finest starts this season the Braves experienced the nightmare of seeing Hudson carted off the field with a right ankle fracture. The Braves tweeted after the game that Hudson will have surgery in Atlanta when the swelling in..." July 25

  • Gonzalez understands Hudson’s frustration

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Tim Hudson didn’t appreciate being taken out of Saturday’s game after 5 2/3 innings and blew off some steam in his post-game interview about it. Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez said Sunday morning he would have preferred Hudson didn’t voice his displeasure through the media, but he didn’t have any..." July 01

  • Braves' Hudson withstanding the test of time

    MLB.com "The 37-year-old righty sat in an empty family waiting room of an equally empty Turner Field, a full five hours before Saturday's game against the Giants. He was here to discuss his remarkable longevity in a game that is often punctuated by one-hit wonders, would-be stars that fizzled before..." June 18

  • Hudson wins 200th game, and homers too

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Apparently, the man just wanted a little drama. Tim Hudson came up short his first two attempts at 200 wins, both on the road, but his third try Tuesday night at Turner Field played out like one long tribute to the many facets of Hudson’s game. He dominated the Nationals in an 8-1 victory..." May 01

  • Hudson named Opening Day starter

    MLB.com "Kris Medlen might have already established himself as the rotation’s ace. But as the Braves approach what has the potential to be a memorable season, they have decided to give their veteran Tim Hudson the honor of being their Opening Day starter. Manager Fredi Gonzalez announced Thursday..." March 21

  • Signs point to Hudson for Opening Day start

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "We should know the Braves’ Opening Day starter soon. Very soon. Either manager Fredi Gonzalez will just announce it in next day or two, or when the Braves announce pitching plans for the next several days it’ll become pretty obvious how the rotation will look to open the season. For me, all signs..." March 21

  • Braves' Hudson pleased with work, if not results

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "To be 37 years old, 15 months removed from major back surgery and a few years after reconstructive elbow surgery, and to throw 79 pitches on March 4 without any worries, says much about the enduring ability of Tim Hudson and his current physical state. He wasn’t too pleased with the results:..." March 05

  • Atlanta Braves Announce Spring Training Rotation; Who Will Start Opening Day?

    Talking Chop "The Atlanta Braves official Twitter feed announced the Spring Training rotation of Fredi Gonzalez this afternoon: This includes Tim Hudson receiving the start for the first Spring Training game this Friday. Counting forward every five days from that first Spring game to opening day at Turner..." February 19

  • Hudson plans to make the most of 2013 season

    MLB.com "All of this seemed ridiculously improbable when Tim Hudson graduated from high school with the reality that his only chance to play baseball at the next level was being offered by Chattahoochee Valley Community College in his hometown, Phenix City, Ala. Those who understood the heart and..." February 13

  • Braves Pitcher Tim Hudson Isn't Happy With PED Usage

    Talking Chop "Tim Hudson is one of the more respected players around Major League Baseball. With the recent news of Alex Rodriguez, Gio Gonzalez and other MLB stars being linked to performance enhancing drugs (again), Hudson had some things to say in a recent radio segment on MLB Network Radio. "Well, I'm..." February 03

  • Braves 2012 Player Review: Tim Hudson

    Talking Chop "After completing his eighth season for the Braves, it's easy to gloss over Tim Hudson's base stats, and simply think "good 'ol reliable Huddy." And it's not entirely wrong either, because according to his base stats, Tim Hudson looked like more of the usual solid work he had given to the Braves..." November 05

  • Hudson hopes for extension, wants to finish as Brave

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "He's Southern through and through, and Braves pitcher Tim Hudson would like to keep it here for the rest of his career. The Braves are expected to pick up a $9 million team option on Hudson's contract for 2013, relatively inexpensive for a pitcher of his pedigree. But at age 37, it's uncertain..." October 16

  • Hudson wins duel, Braves close in on playoff berth

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "It was the Phillies who finished off the Braves last year, sweeping them on the last weekend of the season to end the Braves' 10-20 slide and give St. Louis the wild-card berth on the final day of the season. Still, the Braves' satisfaction in taking two of three from the Phillies this weekend..." September 24

  • Hudson Wins 16th, Braves Earn One-Run Victory Over Phillies

    Talking Chop "Tim Hudson had one of his best games of the year, besting Cliff Lee in the finale of their three-game series with Phillies by allowing just two hits and pitching into the eighth inning. He earned his 16th win of the season in the process, helping the Braves earn a 2-1 victory. Atlanta struck..." September 23

  • Chipper, Hudson deliver in Braves win over Astros

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Chipper Jones sure isn't hitting like this is his final season. The Braves third baseman had a two-run double in the third inning to spark a 4-1 victory over the Astros on Friday night. Jones has has hit safely in 27 of the past 31 games. During the stretch, which began June 19, Jones has a..." August 04

  • Hudson bows up as Braves beat Marlins 4-3

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "On a night when neither veteran pitcher had his best stuff in the early innings, Tim Hudson did what he often does. He persevered and got better as the night wore on, retiring the last 16 batters he faced. Hudson gave up three runs in the first two innings and nothing over the next five in a..." July 25

  • Hudson pitches shutout and Uggla unloads on his former team

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Before Giancarlo Stanton became Miami's slugger du jour, Dan Uggla was good for 30-plus homers a year for the Marlins. On Tuesday, he reminded everyone in South Florida what kind of damage he could do. Uggla had four hits, two home runs and five RBIs, and Tim Hudson pitched a five-hit complete..." June 06

  • Braves win behind Hudson gem, Tampa Bay blunder

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Tim Hudson won a pitchers' duel with All-Star David Price and got support in the form of a home run from old pal David Ross. But the most important play in Sunday's 2-0 win against Tampa Bay turned out to be a baserunning mistake by the Rays, for which the Braves felt fortunate. With the bases..." May 21

  • Hudson's gem wasted in 1-0 loss to shifty Cubs

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Braves got a vintage Tim Hudson pitching performance Wednesday at Wrigley Field, but it went wasted in a 1-0 loss to the Cubs. They didn't hit a lot of balls hard against left-hander Paul Maholm. And on most occasions when they did, there was usually Cubs defender waiting to snag it...." May 10

  • Tim Hudson wins in return; Braves in 1st-place tie

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Braves didn't give Tim Hudson much run support in his first game off the disabled list, failing to take advantage of prime scoring opportunities. But they were up against Pittsburgh, and it doesn't take much to outscore these Pirates. Dan Uggla's bases-loaded walk in the fifth inning put..." April 30

  • Braves happy to get their "bulldog" Hudson back

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Tim Hudson might have spent a little more time bobbing and weaving – as he would say – than he wanted to Sunday against the Pirates, but he brought maturity, some stability, and a little of fire back to the Braves rotation. Making his first start since November back surgery, Hudson worked five..." April 30

  • Hudson strong at Gwinnett; Jurrjens on the way there

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "So much for easing his way back into the Braves' rotation. Tim Hudson took the mound Tuesday night in the final outing of his minor league rehabilitation stint in Gwinnett with a little more at stake. As the veteran gears up to come off the disabled list Sunday against the Pirates, the Braves..." April 25

  • Hudson nearing return; whither Delgado?

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "After pitching five good innings for Triple-A Gwinnett on Wednesday, Tim Hudson is expected to make one more rehab start before returning to the Braves rotation April 29th or 30th against Pittsburgh. It's been presumed that Randall Delgado would be sent down to Triple-A when Hudson returns, and..." April 20

  • Tim Hudson throws five strong innings in Gwinnett rehab

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Tim Hudson set out to work on his sharpness Wednesday night in Triple-A Gwinnett, and improve his results along the way. He accomplished both, allowing only one unearned run in five innings against the Norfolk Tides in the third start of four he's expected to make on a minor league rehabilitation..." April 19

  • Hudson to pitch next rehab Wednesday in Gwinnett

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Tim Hudson is scheduled to make two more appearances on his minor league rehabilitation assignment, both in Triple-A Gwinnett, and then hopes he'll be ready to be activated by the end of the Pirates series, April 29 or 30, or the following series against the Phillies, May 1-3. "I don't see why..." April 15

  • Hudson encouraged despite rocky results in rehab

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Chipper Jones made coming back from the disabled list look easy on Tuesday night – and inviting. Tim Hudson saw the impact the veteran third baseman had when he returned to the lineup in Houston, helping the Braves turn an 0-4 start into a series win, and Hudson wouldn't mind doing something..." April 13

  • Tim Hudson returns Monday

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Four months after back surgery, pitcher Tim Hudson makes his much-anticipated return to competition with a start Monday against the Mets. The Braves veteran is scheduled to pitch two innings, with Brandon Beachy taking over from there. "Things are good, man," said Hudson, 36. "The arm feels..." April 02

  • Tim Hudson cleared for full-on mound work

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "His checkup went so well Tuesday, Tim Hudson joked that his doctor told him he kicked back surgery's butt. The veteran Braves pitcher was in good spirits Wednesday before heading to the field for his first full bullpen session since having lumbar spine-fusion surgery 3-1/2 months ago. "It..." March 15

  • Braves' Hudson optimistic for May 1 return "at latest"

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Tim Hudson has his next doctor's appointment Tuesday, after which the veteran Braves pitcher hopes he's cleared to start throwing from the mound at full effort. He's 3-1/2 months into recovery from Nov. 28 lumbar spine-fusion surgery, and the 36-year-old is upbeat and optimistic about joining..." March 12

  • Braves' Hanson bangs head in one-car accident

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Tommy Hanson and the Braves got a scare Monday morning when the pitcher drove off the road in a one-car accident that left him with a possible concussion. The Braves were awaiting test results. The incident occurred at about 7 a.m., three hours before the Braves' first spring-training workout..." February 21

  • Jurrjens, Hudson: worried to optimistic in 2-1/2 months

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "It was early December, and Jair Jurrjens wondered if his balky knee would hold up and whether he'd be traded. Fellow Braves pitcher Tim Hudson wondered which would feel normal again — his back or his stomach. A surgeon went through Hudson's abdomen to perform lumbar spine fusion Nov. 28. Two..." February 20

  • Hudson has sights set on May return to Braves

    MLB.com "Nearly three months after being forced to undergo a back surgery he had long attempted to avoid, Braves pitcher Tim Hudson has reported to Spring Training feeling a sense of relief that had not been present for much of the past decade. "I definitely feel like I'm getting around a lot better,"..." February 19

  • Tim Hudson has back surgery, should be ready for spring

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Braves pitcher Tim Hudson had back surgery for a herniated disc on Monday, and doctors said the 36-year-old right-hander should be fully recovered for spring training. His back bothered him to varying degrees for the past two seasons, but surgery was necessitated only after the pain increased..." November 29

  • Hudson eager to take mound for Wednesday's finale

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Four losses in a row have the Braves down to their final game of the season for a shot at making the playoffs, this after leading the wild card by 8 ½ games three weeks ago. But their ace Tim Hudson will take the mound at Turner Field on Wednesday night against the Phillies confident. "I'm..." September 28

  • Hudson's fine after being treated for dehydration

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "When Tim Hudson entered the clubhouse Sunday morning, Braves backup catcher David Ross applauded, smiled and said, "He's alive!" Hudson was alive and well, but looked as if he hadn't slept. For good reason. The Braves pitcher left Friday's win against Washington in the sixth inning after..." September 25

  • Hudson, Jones lead Braves past Mets 1-0

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Tim Hudson found the difference he needed by slightly adjusting his delivery. By nudging his heel closer to the rubber, the Atlanta ace found the edge he was missing in three of his previous four starts. "It was like night and day," he said after pitching the Braves past the New York Mets..." September 18

  • Nationals vs. Braves: Tim Hudson extends his domination of Washington

    Washington Post "On the first day of the last month of the season, Manager Davey Johnson was asked what he wants from the Washington Nationals over the rest of the year. He did not talk about developing players, staying healthy or playing for pride. He chose instead to offer a spare directive. "Swing the bat..." September 02

  • Tim Hudson, Atlanta Braves blank Arizona Diamondbacks

    Arizona Republic "His manager was sending runners all day, trying his darnedest to light a spark for an offense in desperate need of one, and so when the Diamondbacks' Kelly Johnson saw Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman giving chase to a pop foul, his back to the infield, Johnson figured it was as good a time as..." August 22

  • Hudson and Ross battery "split up"

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "September is rapidly approaching and Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez stuck to his plan of splitting up the Tim Hudson-David Ross battery combination for the stretch run. McCann caught Hudson in a 5-4 win over the Giants on Wednesday. Ross started Saturday night, catching Brandon Beachy, when..." August 21