Braves Country Caravan, presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors, sets out on tour of Southeast

Details announced for January 31 visit to Douglasville, and Athens, Ga.

ATLANTA - With the 2015 Major League Baseball season quickly approaching, the Atlanta Braves are setting out into Braves Country for their annual caravan, presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors. The caravan will make stops throughout the Southeast starting on Tuesday, January 20, and concluding on Saturday, January 31.

The Braves Country Caravan gives fans the opportunity to interact with Braves players, coaches and broadcasters before the new season kicks off in April. Caravan stops will include autograph sessions at Academy Sports + Outdoors stores, community appearances, and private events with A List Members.

For more information about the Braves Country Caravan, visit

Saturday, January 31 - Douglasville, and Athens, Ga.
Scheduled to appear: Freddie Freeman, Shelby Miller, Lucas Sims (Athens only)***

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Douglasville Academy Sports + Outdoors autograph signing
The FOX Sports South Girls, Canicka and Morgan, will be in Douglasville and Athens to play interactive games with fans for prizes including tickets to an upcoming Braves game.

(Please note: interviews will take place from 10:15-10:30 a.m. - this event is open to the public).  
7200 Concourse Parkway
Douglasville, GA 30134

3-4:30 p.m. Athens Academy Sports + Outdoors autograph signing
(Please note: interviews will take place from 2:45-3 p.m. - this event is open to the public).  

3505 Atlanta Highway
Athens, GA 30606

***Appearances subject to change