AJC Exclusive: Changes coming to Braves’ broadcast team
The Braves will move Joe Simpson to mostly radio with Jeff Francoeur becoming lead TV analyst.
The easy reaction is that it was more than time for Simpson to move on. … Finish Reading
Today, the Braves made two big moves adding position players to the roster: Josh Donaldson and Brian McCann. A quick word about McCann as the majority of this post will be about Donaldson. If your expectation for the catcher … Finish Reading
If you’re new to the blog, you may not know that there is a Braves Journal Glossary. You can see the entire glossary here. We’ve made some new additions:
Outciarte – Nickname for Ender Inciarte. Ender is terrific at … Finish Reading
I like baseball. But like most baseball fans, I’m selective. I happen to like the game played on the field by two professional teams and managerial game strategy and the performance of humans under stress and the things that go … Finish Reading
Well, the weekend thread lasted a little longer. As mentioned, we’ve got some stuff planned for later in the offseason, but, once again, still just not much going on.
Sniter getting manager of the year is interesting. It tells me … Finish Reading
Not much going on, really, league-wide, so we shall wait for the Hot Stove to become lit.
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Which player that hasn’t gotten much play would you be excited about? Mitch Haniger, for … Finish Reading
One thing clearly apparent from the playoff series against the Dodgers is that the Braves bench has a long way to go to be playoff quality. While the Dodgers were at various times bringing the likes of Max Muncy, … Finish Reading
The Braves came into the season with a lot of uncertainty in the pen. From the 2017 squad, only these five pitchers logged more than 50 appearances: Jose Ramirez, Arodys Vizcaino, Jim Johnson, Sam Freeman, and … Finish Reading
There are lots of players from our system that will be eligible for Rule 5, but remember what is actually in play. Should a team claim one of our players, that team must carry that player on the 25-man roster … Finish Reading