The Braves are not going to sign Bryce Harper or Manny Machado. Nor should they. Liberty is always going to … Continue reading If Rowland was #Braves GM …
Some ideas on what the Braves should do this offseason, in order of priority. Dump Fat Gimp. I suspect a … Continue reading If Rowland was #Braves GM
For one season each of 40somethings R.A. Dickey and Bartolo Colon, Coppy shelled out $20 mil. Plus another $12 million … Continue reading Coppy’s folly
We were told that, despite their plus offense, the Braves didn’t want Wellington Castillo or a rehabbing Wilson Ramos because … Continue reading Another body doesn’t equal depth for #Braves
In 1980, the Braves accomplished something they hadn’t done since 1974, winning more games than they lost. Offense wasn’t a … Continue reading The better comparison for 2017 #Braves and their over-40 rotation duo: 1981
The two free agents I hoped the Braves would target are no longer options. Martin Prado re-signed with the Marlins … Continue reading Two #Braves FA targets off the table
It’s often forgotten that, had then-Rangers owner Tom Hicks not lost leave of his senses, Alex Rodriguez would’ve probably become … Continue reading What if A-Rod had signed with the #Braves?
Buster Olney suggested last week that the Braves might pounce on one of the remaining free agents if the price … Continue reading #Braves could sign Cespedes. Should they?
We weren’t advocating for the Braves to re-sign Aaron Harang. But we don’t know anything. That won’t stop up from … Continue reading Thursday night quarterback
Southpaw James Russell struggled mightily against the Yankees last night, nearly giving up the cycle to LH batters and six runs … Continue reading Ten million not well spent
For $19 million more than they’ll pay 31-year-old Nick Markakis, the Braves could have signed Yoan Moncada, the 19-year-old Cuban … Continue reading Markakis or Moncada?
More than 200 scouts attended workout for Hector Olivera last week in DR. SFG, SD, TX, ATL, NYY among teams … Continue reading #Braves pursuing Cuban star (not that one)
The Japanese outfielder the Braves reportedly wanted signed with the Giants Friday. So why not sign the best Japanese outfielder … Continue reading Sign Ichiro!
Congrats, B.J. You’re no longer the worst hitter on the Braves. Newly signed Alberto Callaspo, the presumptive favorite to be … Continue reading Newest #Brave is the Venezuelan Lockhart
Assuming Justin Upton is traded … B.J. Upton $14.45 mil Dan Uggla $13.2 mil Nick Markakis $11 mil Continue reading The three highest-paid #Braves
Nick Markakis 2013: .271 BA, 10 HR, 59 RBI, .329 OBP, .356 Slugging B.J. Surhoff 2001: .271 BA, 10 HR, … Continue reading B.J. Surhoff redux?
Justin Upton will be leaving, it’s just a matter of when. And Evan Gattis is not an outfielder, nor is … Continue reading A risk the #Braves should take
Minor league depth, or this year’s Aaron Harang? Worth a flier, considering Roger McDowell’s track record, but based on his … Continue reading #Braves sign Chien Ming-Wang
According to Bowman, the Braves are interested in signing Aaron Harang, late of the Reds, Padres, Dodgers, Mariners and Mets. … Continue reading Is Aaron Harang less mediocre than Freddy Garcia?
During the Braves series in Kansas City last season, Fredi mentioned that the team had once attempted to trade for … Continue reading Braves have shown interest in Ervin Santana before