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
It was gut wrenching. Your heart sank. You couldn’t sleep. You didn’t sleep well. You thought about the “would haves” the “could haves,” but ultimately you knew there was nothing you could do. The decision had been made and it … Continue reading Falcons Fans, It’s Okay to Hurt
The NFC Champion Atlanta Falcons (11-5; not including playoffs) will be taking on the AFC Champion New England Patriots (14-2) in Super Bowl LI (51) on Sunday, February 5th at NRG Stadium in Houston, TX on Fox at roughly 6:30pm … Continue reading Why the Falcons are Going to Win the Super Bowl
You’ve heard it all week. You’ve heard it all postseason. You’ve heard it since Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons fell to the Arizona Cardinals in the NFC Wild Card Matchup in 2009 by a score of 30-24. Matt Ryan, … Continue reading Matt Ryan’s Playoff Record Means Less Than You Think
Atlanta, you have some awful sports fans. I mean awful. I mean despicable. I mean just the worst. No, there isn’t a set-up to something bigger and brighter. You have some awful fans. Not every fan. Not even most fans. … Continue reading Atlanta, Let’s Change Perception. It Starts With You.
Atlanta Braves GM John Coppolella went 61 days without making a trade before swinging a deal with the Seattle Mariners to net 2014 first-round pick Alex Jackson for pitching prospects Rob Whalen and Max Povse. Just three days later, Coppolella … Continue reading Why Jaime Garcia and Why Now?
The Georgia Bulldogs are halfway through their regular season, and they are already doing better than what I originally thought they would do. That being said, they are 4-2 overall and 2-2 in the SEC. Georgia was predicted to come … Continue reading UGA Mid-Season Update