Atlanta Braves Announce 2013 Schedule

ATLANTA - JULY 6: Members of the Atlanta Braves celebrate after the game against the Colorado Rockies at Turner Field on July 6, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

The Braves and Twins will meet in Atlanta for the first time since the 1991 World Series.

The Atlanta Braves will start and end their 2013 campaign with series against NL East rival Philadelphia, as the 2013 MLB schedule was announced on Wednesday. In addition, Atlanta will open the season at Turner Field for only the third time in nine years.

2013 will also be the first Opening Day since 1995 that the Braves will be without retiring All-Star Chipper Jones. Coincidentally, Atlanta will travel to Kansas City, the one park Jones had never played in until the 2012 All-Star Game, and also welcome the Minnesota Twins back to Atlanta for the first time since the 1991 World Series. The Twins have never played at Turner Field, which opened in 1996.

Houston's move from the NL Central to the AL West will allow for Interleague games to be played throughout the year between the two 15-team leagues. Atlanta will host K.C. and also travel to Kauffman Stadium, and play two two-game series both at and at home against Toronto in May. Also on the docket for Interleague play will be the Tigers and White Sox.

For a complete look at the 2013 Braves schedule, click here.

For more on the Atlanta Braves, be sure to check out Talking Chop and Baseball Nation.

Check out the SB Nation Channel on YouTube

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Atlanta

You must be a member of SB Nation Atlanta to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Atlanta. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Atlanta

You must be a member of SB Nation Atlanta to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Atlanta. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.