• by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Angels claim OF Todd Cunningham

    Outfielder Todd Cunningham was claimed off waivers by the Angels on Friday, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.A second-round pick by Atlanta in 2010, he hit just .261/.325/.337 in 97 games with Triple-A Gwinnett this season and disappointed further in a 39-game look with the big club. It's hard to imagine Cunningham will push for anything more than a reserve role in spring training, if he even survives Rule 5 roster cuts.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Braves send down LF Todd Cunningham, INF Daniel Castro

    The Braves have demoted left fielder Todd Cunningham and middle infielder Daniel Castro to Triple-A Gwinnett to make room on the roster for newcomers Nick Swisher and Michael Bourn. Cunningham had just been brought up Friday. Castro managed nine hits in 30 at-bats in his short stint with the team.

  • by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

    Braves recall OF Todd Cunningham for Friday's game

    The Braves recalled outfielder Todd Cunningham from Triple-A prior to Friday's game against the Marlins, per the Atlanta Journal Constitution. Cunningham saw 26 games of action with the Braves earlier this season, batting .239 with four doubles and four RBI in 71 at-bats.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Braves bring up OF Todd Cunningham

    The Braves have recalled outfielder Todd Cunningham from Triple-A Gwinnett, who is in the lineup Friday night against Miami. Cunningham earned 71 at-bats earlier in the year for Atlanta and posted a .239/.299/.296 slash line.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Braves option Todd Cunningham, recall Sugar Ray Marimon

    The Braves optioned outfielder Todd Cunningham to Triple-A Gwinnett on Monday. To take his spot on the roster, reliever Sugar Ray Marimon was recalled from Gwinnett. Cunningham hit .239 with four doubles, four RBI, nine runs and two stolen bases in 26 games for Atlanta. Marimon has a 6.14 ERA in four relief appearances this season for Atlanta.

  • by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

    Braves OF Todd Cunningham gets three hits in loss on Tuesday

    Braves outfielder Todd Cunningham and three hits, including a two-run double in the 7-6 loss to the Diamondbacks on Tuesday. Cunningham's two-bagger came as part of a five-run sixth inning, but it wasn't enough as Arizona was able to rally back for the win. Cunningham, who was starting in center field for the injured Cameron Maybin, has just three hits in 19 at-bats over his last six games.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Todd Cunningham gets call for Braves in left

    Todd Cunningham is in the Braves' starting lineup in left field for Saturday's game. Cunningham gets his tenth start of the season in left. It's also his tenth start in the last 15 games. He will bat sixth in the order.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Braves LF Todd Cunningham gets nod over Gomes on Thursday

    Braves left fielder Todd Cunningham will bat seventh and play left field in Thursday's game at San Francisco, reports the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Cunningham gets the start over Jonny Gomes. It his first start since May 24. Cunningham will go against right-handed pitcher Chris Heston, who he has never faced in his career. Cunningham is hitting .077 with one RBI in his last three starts. The Braves are the underdogs (+135) at San Francisco on Thursday.

  • by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

    Braves' A.J. Pierzynski, Todd Cunningham out of lineup Thursday

    Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski and left fielder Todd Cunningham are getting a rest and are being held out of the lineup on Thursday against the Brewers. Pierzynski had been behind the plate each of the last four games, but has struggled with the bat. He's hitting .185 (5 for 27) over his last seven games. He'll cede Thursday's start to rookie Christian Bethancourt. Cunningham has been on a tear since being called up last week. In his first five games this season, the 26-year-old rookie is 9 for 19 with a pair of doubles. Nevertheless, he'll sit on Thursday with Jonny Gomes making the start in left while batting fifth.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Braves LF Todd Cunningham follows fine debut in style

    Braves newcomer Todd Cunningham has slipped. He was 3-for-4 with two runs Friday night in his 2015 debut. He was 3-for-4 with just one run Saturday in Miami. But it can be presumed he will take that .750 batting average. Cunningham singled and scored in the second and added two more hits in the victory.