Recent News about Brian McCann
by Harper Cornell April 14, 2011
The Rally Foundation and Brian McCann invite you join the “McCann 16 Home Run Challenge” by donating $1.60, $16, or $160 for each home run Brian hits in 2011. In 2010, $43,337.55 was raised, and Brain is hoping to double that number this year with your help. Visit Brian’s web site, www.brian-mccann.com to learn more.
by Harper Cornell April 10, 2011
As the Braves prepare for the 2011 season, Brian McCann has sharpened his focus and is ready to lead his team to another playoff run. To see the full article profiling McCann, click here.
|Birthdate:||February 20, 1984|
After joining the Braves in 2005, McCann started his career as a personal catcher to John Smoltz. His prowess at the plate, both offensive and defensive, has helped him earn All Star honors five times, along with 2010 All Star Game MVP honors.
|MVP of the 2010 All-Star game|
|The first Braves player in franchise history to hit a home run in his first playoff at-bat on October 6, 2005|
|Led all Major League catchers in homers, and his RBI total was matched only by Jorge Posada and Victor Martinez|
|Played in the 2006, 2007, and 2008 MLB All-Star Game|