The Braves Rebuild: Outgoing vs. Incoming Value, Part 1: 2014-15 Braves Offseason

The Braves Rebuild, 2014-15 Braves Offseason, orchestrated by John Coppolella with John Hart as his puppet, was absolute bonkers. Never before had Braves fans (or, maybe even the entire MLB) seen such rapid fire transactions and mass hysteria via trades/signings … Finish Reading

Atlanta Braves Spring Training: Notes From Games 3 and 4

After 4 games into the Atlanta Braves Spring Training, the team is 2-2 and as a fan, you should not care in the slightest. Let’s be clear on the purpose of practice games. They’re practice.

In practice, scores don’t matter. … Finish Reading

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 … Finish Reading

Odds on the Braves Postseason 25-man: Pitching

“I’m not a smart man. But I do know what love is…” ~Gump

I just needed to get that out of the way as this might be a guess, but it’s an educated one based on studying patterns these past … Finish Reading

Braves Trade Ideas: Less Prospects, Bigger Bags of $

Yesterday, I scoured the fence-straddling teams for players that they might consider parting ways with in a “you help me, I help you” type of trade. Today, I’ll take a look at one of those teams and grab 2 guys … Finish Reading