How Do the Braves Treat Their Pitchers? Part Three, Game Thread, June 1 (by Sansho1)

Thanks to this rather amazing database, we’re able to see all professional baseball players (majors and minors) who have had elbow ligament replacement surgery, all the way back to 1974 and Thomas Edward John himself. To see if any … Finish Reading

How Do the Braves Treat Their Pitchers? Part Two, Game Thread, May 26 (by Sansho1)

Some real talent began arriving in 2009, however, and reliable (if largely unspectacular) rotations and deep, hard-throwing bullpens have been more or less the order of the day ever since. McDowell’s job security has seemed only to grow with each … Finish Reading

How Do the Braves Treat Their Pitchers? Part One, Game Thread, May 24 (by sansho1)

Note from Alex: apropos of our discussion of all the Tommy John surgeries lately, sansho1, JonathanF, and I started looking at some of the data and the recent history of the Braves’ staffs. We’ll publish a few pieces looking at Finish Reading