Atlanta Braves Spring Training: Notes from Game 2

Game 2 of the Atlanta Braves spring training season was a matchup between the Braves and the Tigers. Bryse Wilson got the start with Ronald Acuña Jr., Ozzie Albies, and Freddie Freeman starting for a 2nd straight day. Braves Spring Training: Bryse Wilson working on off-speed It looks like Rick Kranitz and the Braves will … Continue reading “Atlanta Braves Spring Training: Notes from Game 2”

Atlanta Braves Starting Pitchers: A Bottlenecking Problem

During the rebuild, the Braves chose a path and stuck to their “guns”, as trade after trade, and draft pick after draft pick, starting pitchers with high ceilings were collected. For many Braves fans, it became comical the amount of gathered riches over a 3 year period, and some openly questioned the strategy as pitchers … Continue reading “Atlanta Braves Starting Pitchers: A Bottlenecking Problem”

Atlanta Braves Top Prospects by Braves Journal, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1.

In case you missed the first 6 installments of our Atlanta Braves Prospects Lists, you can find them here: Braves Journal’s Top 30 Prospects: Just Missed Braves Journal’s Top 30 Prospect, 30-26 Braves Journal’s Top 30 Prospects, 25-21 Braves Journal’s Top 30 Prospects, 20-16 Braves Journal’s Top 30 Prospects, 15-11 Braves Journal’s Top 30 Prospects, … Continue reading “Atlanta Braves Top Prospects by Braves Journal, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1.”

2019 Atlanta Braves Player Review: Bryse Wilson

July 3rd, 2019. The only start for the MLB club that Bryse Wilson showed his potential. 59 of his 87 pitches were fastballs, averaging 95.2 and topping out at 97. The difference in this start than his other appearances in 2020? He could locate his fastball. And no, I’m not implying that Bryse Wilson has … Continue reading “2019 Atlanta Braves Player Review: Bryse Wilson”

Updated Atlanta Braves Payroll and Roster Needs

In what has been a stunning beginning to the 2019-20 offseason the Atlanta Braves have been the most active team on the market, signing: Tyler Flowers, 4MM for 2020 Nick Markakis, 4MM for 2020 Darren O’Day, 2.25 in 2020 and club option for 3.5 in 2021 Will Smith, 3/39MM with 2023 club option for 13MM … Continue reading “Updated Atlanta Braves Payroll and Roster Needs”

Braves Trade Ideas: Less Prospects, Bigger Bags of $, Part 2

Intro of the series can be found here. Part 1 of the series can be found here. After a short series where the boys get swept by one of the worst teams in MLB, it’s easy to get discouraged but let me get a little bit cliche real quick: If someone were to have told … Continue reading “Braves Trade Ideas: Less Prospects, Bigger Bags of $, Part 2”

Ryan’s 2019 Braves Midseason Top 30 Prospects

We heard from Snowshine yesterday on his top-30 prospects in the Braves system and now it’s my turn. Our top-10 looks quite similar (with one exception) but ranking 11-30 is a guessing game of evaluating talent that isn’t fully developed yet and that’s what makes it so dadgum fun! Enough talk, let’s get to the … Continue reading “Ryan’s 2019 Braves Midseason Top 30 Prospects”

Snowshine’s Top-30 Atlanta Braves Prospects

Our Atlanta Braves kicked some serious butt in the first half and do not look to be slowing down. With one of the best systems in baseball, and a trade deadline coming of which they’ll no doubt be active, there’s a lot to look forward to in the 2nd half. However, if you still need … Continue reading “Snowshine’s Top-30 Atlanta Braves Prospects”