ESPN.com: MLB – New Braves aren’t necessarily improved Or maybe they are. Or maybe they’re just about as good as last year? What people forget is that the Braves went 101-59 last year… Rob does mention the improvements of Furcal and Giles, but fails to point out that Giles actually getting to play is an … Continue reading “Rob Neyer — ESPN.com”
ESPN.com: MLB – Braves righty prospect Adam Wainwright Ah, young pitchers. Wainwright seems to have made the first of the two big jumps — A+ ball to AA — in fine shape. If he stays healthy, he could be great. But you know young pitchers. (Via No Pepper.)
Baseball Prospectus – Under The Knife: Technically Speaking I haven’t seen this on AJC, not that I’ve looked that closely, and you can’t read it unless you have BP Premium, but Will Carroll says that Darren Holmes will be back, without a rehab assignment, this weekend.
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ESPN.com – MLB – Recap – Braves at Dodgers – 05/12/2003 John Smoltz must be wondering if the Braves hitters don’t want him to pile up saves. The game was 4-4 entering the ninth when the Braves scored seven runs, four off of Eric Gagne of all people, capped by Javy Lopez’s three-run homer — … Continue reading “Atlanta 11, Los Angeles 4”