The 20 worst A-Braves players: #1 Andres Thomas

It was difficult omitting Corky Miller, who had 5 hits as B-Mac's back-up in 2008 and batted .138 in 87 AB's as a Brave. But how do you exclude Andres Thomas, the 7th SS to make our register? (Go here for the complete list.) Stat awareness works for and against Andres, a Brave from 1985-90. I... Continue Reading →

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The 20 worst A-Braves players: #2 Deron Johnson

Three years before coming to Atlanta, Deron Johnson slugged 32 homers and drove in 130 for the Reds. Three years after leaving the ATL, Johnson, then with the Phils, clubbed 34 HR. Johnson hit a punchless .208 in 1968, his only season as a Brave. He supplied none of the power expected from a 1B, finishing... Continue Reading →

The 20 worst A-Braves, non-pitchers: #20 ‘Gainesville’s own’ Jody Davis

(in no particular order)  I attended high school in Gainesville, which has its charms, assuming you can get past the smell of dead chickens. There aren't many famous people from there, save for Georgia's current governor and Howard Stern's favorite Klansman, Daniel Carver. So Jody Davis was a pretty big deal. The ginger-haired catcher was the... Continue Reading →

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