Encouraging news on Hanson

DOB reports: #Braves RH Tommy Hanson’s 20-pitch bullpen session went well. He’ll probably do another in 2 days, then face … More

A slither of good news

I remain convinced Tommy Hanson will be back pitching effectively come October. “I think I’m ready to get off the … More


It’s good the Braves have pitching depth, because they’re going to be without sore-shouldered Tommy Hanson longer than anticipated. His … More

Batting third, Jason Heyward

Interesting that Bobby batted Heyward third today in a line-up featuring every regular with the exception of Chipper and Glaus. … More

Listen and learn

I picked up an interesting nugget from local talk radio today. J.A. Happ won the Sporting News NL Rookie of the … More

Just saying….

First season with more than a cup o’ joe in the Bigs: Tommy Hanson, 10-3, 2.65 Tom Glavine, 7-17, 4.56 … More

More Tommy

Hanson is better than Maddux, Smoltz, Glavine, Avery or Halladay. At least he’s fared better than any of them did … More

Hanson in perspective

Already an ace: Hanson has made five major league starts and gone 4-0 with an 0.78 ERA in the past … More

Medlen to the rescue?

Turns out the Braves are going to use Kris Medlen in relief, Today, in the G-Braves’ opener, Medlen retired all … More