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Todd Cunningham | Outfielder

Team: Atlanta Braves
Age / DOB:  (26) / 3/20/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 205
Bats / Throws: Switch / Right
Contract: view contract details

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Braves optioned OF Todd Cunningham to Triple-A Gwinnett.
Cunningham has hit .239/.299/.296 in 77 plate appearances this season at the major league level. The 26-year-old outfielder will probably be up and down all summer. Jun 15 - 3:02 PM

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Todd Cunningham went 3-for-4 with a two-run double, but the Braves dropped Tuesday's game to the Diamondbacks.

Cunningham capped off a five-run sixth inning with a two-run double, giving the Braves a temporary 6-4 lead. The 26-year-old had been held hitless over 19 plate appearances in his previous six games. He's batting only .277/.333/.362 on the year and doesn't have fantasy relevance at the moment.
Jun 3 - 1:05 AM

Todd Cunningham delivered a go-ahead RBI single in a 5-3 win over the Marlins on Friday night.

After Giancarlo Stanton tied the game with a long solo homer in the bottom of the seventh inning, Cunningham lined a single up the middle in the top of the eighth to put the Braves right back in front. It was the first RBI of his career. Cunningham, who was just called up from Triple-A Gwinnett on Thursday, went 3-for-4 on the night with two runs scored and also stole his first base. He figures to share playing time with Jonny Gomes in left field for now, but he's not a consideration in mixed fantasy leagues.
May 15 - 11:12 PM

Braves recalled OF Todd Cunningham from Triple-A Gwinnett.

The move was made prior to Thursday's game. Cunningham, 26, was batting .286/.356/.352 across 30 games in Triple-A this season and will provide some outfield depth.
May 15 - 6:24 PM

Braves optioned OF Todd Cunningham to Triple-A Gwinnett.

Cunningham was in a battle down to the final days of camp to earn a reserve outfielder role, but ultimately lost out. The 26-year-old hit an impressive .333/.446/.378 with six RBI and a pair of steals in 45 Grapefruit League at-bats.
Apr 4 - 1:24 PM

Todd Cunningham was scratched from Monday's Grapefruit League game due to a sore foot.

Cunningham fouled a ball off his foot on Sunday. He's expected to return to action Tuesday against the Mets and could maybe challenge for an Opening Day roster spot if he hits well in Grapefruit League play.
Mar 9 - 4:02 PM

Todd Cunningham went 2-for-3 with two walks and two runs scored Saturday against the Mets.

Recent pickups Eury Perez and Eric Young Jr. appear to be the favorites to step in for Melvin Upton Jr. in center field, but Cunningham will have a chance to make his case. The soon-to-be 26-year-old hit .287/.347/.406 with eight homers and 19 steals in Triple-A last season.
Mar 7 - 5:32 PM

Todd Cunningham has been taking some ground balls at second base this spring.

Cunningham has never played the infield during his pro career, but the Braves are trying to increase his versatility. The 24-year-old is expected to begin the season at Triple-A.
Mon, Feb 24, 2014 07:40:00 PM

Braves optioned OF Todd Cunningham to Triple-A Gwinnett.

The move clears a spot for Dan Uggla's return from the disabled list. Cunningham is 2-for-8 in eight games with the Braves this season.
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 02:28:00 PM

Braves recalled OF Todd Cunningham from Triple-A Gwinnett.

Cunningham will serve as an extra outfielder with Jason Heyward on the disabled list. The 24-year-old is batting .333 (2-for-6) in six games with the Braves this season.
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 04:48:00 PM

Braves optioned OF Todd Cunningham to Triple-A Gwinnett.

Cunningham had two hits in six at-bats over his two weeks with the big club. He'll return to a .279/.357/.352 batting line at Triple-A.
Sun, Aug 11, 2013 08:43:00 AM

Braves purchased the contract of OF Todd Cunningham from Triple-A Gwinnett.

Cunningham will replace the injured Reed Johnson (Achilles) on the active roster. The 24-year-old was batting .279/.357/.352 with two home runs, 30 RBI, and 18 stolen bases over 99 games in Triple-A this season.
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 08:36:00 AM

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