by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
Braves release Dusty Hughes
The Braves have released pitcher Dusty Hughes, the club announced Friday. Hughes allowed 11 runs (nine earned) in 12 innings for Triple-A Gwinnett. He last appeared in the majors in 2011 for Minnesota.
by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com
Braves chop down roster
The Atlanta Braves announced their latest wave of cuts Friday and moved the following players to their minor-league camp: Joe Terdoslavich, Christian Bethancourt, Ernesto Mejia, Dusty Hughes and Adam Russell. "We're going to see [Terdoslavich] at Turner Field, and the same thing with Bethancourt," Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez told MLB.com. "It's just a matter of them letting us know when they are ready."