Nine who got away

December 22, 2013 // 0 Comments

(originally posted 2012)  The Braves haven’t always been judicious about which prospects they dealt. Here’s 9 prospects the Braves traded away with little to [...]

The All-Bust Braves

December 17, 2013 // 3 Comments

A position-by-position list of the can’t-miss prospects who did: C: Tyler Houston. The second overall pick in the country was selected ahead of Frank Thomas, John [...]

Braves 2.016

July 16, 2013 // 0 Comments

No team has assembled more young  talent at the big league level than the Bravos, but a variety of missteps — including some questionable draft picks — has left [...]

Where’s Randall Delgado?

May 14, 2013 // 4 Comments

He’s at Reno, pitching horribly. Randall has 0 wins and a 9.09 ERA in 8 starts with a 1.933 WHIP. As for the other prospects shipped to Arizona: *Zeke Spruill has [...]

Who replaces Avilan?

April 16, 2013 // 4 Comments

Losing Luis hurts. But his injury doesn’t appear as bad as it looked — just a left hamstring strain, according to the great Jerome Jurenovich, though he’ll [...]

White Bear

October 27, 2012 // 6 Comments

#Braves LF/C hopeful Evan Gattis just hit another HR (4) for Aguilasin Venezuela. I’m told his teammatesthere call him “White Bear.” — David [...]

Filling the game-less days

July 10, 2012 // 17 Comments

Listened to a Baseball Prospectus podcast yesterday, and it was right good. BP is known for sabermetrics, I guess, but the hosts, Kevin Goldstein and Jason Parks, offered a [...]

Not all is lost

May 28, 2012 // 7 Comments

There was some good news Sunday: JJ was dominant for the Buford Braves, tossing eight scoreless innings, walking none and striking out five. Don’t know what his [...]

Meet your new LF prospect

April 25, 2012 // 7 Comments

The Braves have moved late-blooming catcher Evan Gattis to LF, and the 25-year-old slugger responded Tuesday with two long homers in his first game as an outfielder, driving [...]
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