Like the Max Fried article that was published Friday, it’s time to take a look at another young pitcher in the Braves organization who is struggling for his team when you glance at his ERA. The man I’m talking about … Continue reading Toussaint’s Star Fading?
Here was Max Fried’s line from his 2016 campaign at Low-A Rome. W L ERA GS IP H ER HR BB IBB SO HBP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W 8 7 3.93 20 103 87 45 10 47 0 … Continue reading What’s Bugging Max Fried?
With the announcement that Freddie Freeman plans to try out the position of third base to keep Matt Adams in the lineup when the All-Star returns from the disabled list, many raised an eyebrow and wondered if he could do … Continue reading Chipper Discusses Freeman’s Possible Move
How much trade value would a guy have who has been absolutely incredible for 28 games in Freddie Freeman’s absence? I’m talking about Matt Adams and I don’t quite know what the answer is. I know that for a guy … Continue reading Creating Package for Adams
Brandon Phillips had two walk-off hits for the Braves over the weekend. On the season, the veteran second baseman is slashing .304/.348/.43 on the season with four home runs, a .778 OPS, and a 104 OPS+. That means he’s been slightly … Continue reading Would Brandon Phillips Hold Trade Interest?
Ah, yes. Atlanta Braves fans across the globe learned last week that the Braves were making left-handed pitcher Jaime Garcia available as the team gets closer to the trade deadline and further away from playoff contention. None of this can … Continue reading Identifying Garcia’s Market
Last season, it looked like Julio Teheran had finally turned the corner. The perpetual Braves top prospect had already put up one great season, posting a 2.89 ERA in 33 starts in 2014 but he took a big step back … Continue reading The Great Squeeze: Julio Teheran
The Atlanta Braves franchise has retired 10 numbers in its incredible 141 years in baseball. As interesting as that list, six of those 10 numbers played with the Braves in the 1990’s. It makes one wonder if the reason the … Continue reading Numbers Braves Should Retire
With the Atlanta Braves struggling through the first month of the season and now every Braves fan across the globe wants Atlanta to bring up the prospects. That’s a fine thing to think and I’d be lying if I didn’t … Continue reading “Call Up the Kids!” – But Don’t Really
Be careful, Braves fans. I know that Braves Country is excited to see 23-year-old shortstop Dansby Swanson in his first, full big-league season, but I caution your hopes. No, this has nothing to do with Swanson’s paltry .150/.225/.220 line entering … Continue reading Dansby Swanson Comparison