1/7/2014 3:01 P.M. ET
The 2014 Atlanta Braves Country Caravan, Presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors, Rolls in to the New Year January 21 - February 1
Southeastern tour planned with community visits, meet and greets and autograph sessions with coaches, players and broadcasters
By / MLB.com
ATLANTA - As baseball fans wait in anticipation of the 2014 Major League Baseball season, the Atlanta Braves Country Caravan, presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors, will make its way through the Southeast January 21 - February 1. With coaches, players, broadcasters and front office staff in tow, the Braves Country Caravan will travel thousands of miles throughout Braves Country to meet and greet with fans prior to heading south for Spring Training in Orlando, FL.
The fan-centric Braves Country Caravan provides up-close opportunities for fans to engage with their favorite Braves players to create lasting memories in each of its stops. Throughout the planned visits, the Caravan will make community appearances, as well as host free public autograph signings at Academy Sports + Outdoors stores.
"Every New Year brings fresh beginnings and the excitement of the upcoming baseball season. As we make our way around the Southeast during our Braves Country Caravan, each stop builds enthusiasm as we have the opportunity to meet with our fan base in their hometowns," said Atlanta Braves President John Schuerholz. "This is our special way of connecting with Braves fans on a personal level, and to thank them for their loyalty and support heading into 2014."
Below is a list of tour dates and planned Braves Country Caravan stops. A full lineup of scheduled appearances and participants will be announced at a later date. For a list of details in each market, please visit www.braves.com/caravan.
2014 Braves Country Caravan Tour Schedule:
Tuesday, January 21 - Atlanta and Newnan, GA
Wednesday, January 22 - Atlanta, GA and Greenville, SC
Thursday, January 23 - Metro Atlanta Area, GA
Friday, January 24 - Gwinnett, GA
Saturday, January 25 - Nashville, TN
Sunday, January 26 -Huntsville, AL
Monday, January 27 - Aiken, SC and Augusta, GA
Tuesday, January 28 - Atlanta, GA
Wednesday, January 29 - Birmingham, AL
Thursday, January 30 - Chattanooga, TN
Friday, January 31 - Macon, GA
Saturday, February 1 - Metro Atlanta Area, GA
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