THE BRAVES ARE PLAYING A BASEBALL GAME TODAY!
I AM HAVING DIFFICULTY CONTROLLING THE VOLUME OF MY VOICE!… Finish Reading
There are other headlines one could write about this rule change, but that was the one that seemed appropriate. Here you go:
1. A runner attempting to score may not deviate from his direct pathway to the plate in order
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The former Future All Star/Next Andruw Jones/Suspended for PEDs/Home Run in his First AB/F@%*ing Success/Traded to and Released by the LAstros, was the 25th man on the roster last season. It was presumed he would be released or traded … Finish Reading
You just can’t oversell Mike Minor. In addition to being an outstanding product of that fine private university up Nashville way; in addition to providing the Braves with a “true #1” anchor to their rotation; in addition to making all … Finish Reading
Not that I think there should be a limit on the Andrelton love, but that thread was getting a little long. So here’s a new thread about Ryan Doumit.
Ryan Doumit came up as a catcher in the Pirates organization. … Finish Reading
Andrelton Simmons is the best defensive player in baseball. He’s the first Brave to win that title by acclamation since the heyday of Andruw Jones, and in related news, Braves pitchers allowed fewer runs per game — 3.38 — … Finish Reading
I asked Alex if I could have the Mat Gamel write up. I love marginal players like this. They amuse me. They open themselves up to a bit more than a straight “what to expect from them statistically” bit. … Finish Reading
What exactly is left to say about The Kraken? Craig Kimbrel is absurdly good at his job. Just stupid good. Craig Kimbrel is about to get really expensive. At some point in either the very near, or not quite very … Finish Reading
Last winter, the Braves and Angels made a challenge trade of promising pitchers with injury issues. The Braves got the better end of the trade (Tommy Hanson, sent to Anaheim in the deal, made 13 mostly-ineffective starts and … Finish Reading