For the first time in awhile, it looks as if the Braves drafted some bona fide big league talent. For … Continue reading Digging deep for #Braves bright spots
I’m not going to try and explain the international signing process, which has spurred a flurry of transactions involving the … Continue reading KLaw: #Braves have ‘handshake agreement’ with ‘the next elite prospect’
Mike Foltynewicz takes the mound tonight, his second start since his demotion. He was awful in his first start, and … Continue reading #Braves Farm Report: Second look edition
For years we’ve been clamoring for the Braves to add speed. Since Rafael Furcal stole 46 bases in 2005 only … Continue reading #Braves Farm Report: Speed to burn
Their top two starters are struggling. The bullpen is imploding. And A.J. Pierzynski isn’t going to hit .400 all season … Continue reading Hard to find silver linings for #Braves
Gwinnett Braves Player IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA Mike Foltynewicz (L, 0-2) 8.0 3 1 1 1 … Continue reading A line score worth savoring
Mallex Smith, the speedy CF prospect acquired in the Justin Upton trade, is having no problems adjusting to Double-A pitching. … Continue reading Down on the farm
(originally posted 2012) The Braves haven’t always been judicious about which prospects they dealt. Here’s 9 prospects the Braves traded … Continue reading Nine who got away
No team has assembled more young talent at the big league level than the Bravos, but a variety of missteps … Continue reading Braves 2.016
He’s at Reno, pitching horribly. Randall has 0 wins and a 9.09 ERA in 8 starts with a 1.933 WHIP. … Continue reading Where’s Randall Delgado?
Losing Luis hurts. But his injury doesn’t appear as bad as it looked — just a left hamstring strain, according … Continue reading Who replaces Avilan?
June, when Brandon Beachy is expected to return to full health, may not come fast enough for the Braves, who … Continue reading Teheran, Delgado inspiring little confidence
#Braves LF/C hopeful Evan Gattis just hit another HR (4) for Aguilasin Venezuela. I’m told his teammatesthere call him “White … Continue reading White Bear
The Braves top prospect isn’t all the way back, but there’s signs of progress. On Aug. 14 he pitched 8 … Continue reading Julio Teheran returning to form?
Randall Delgado may well be the Braves’ best pitching prospect. Julio Teheran failed to pitch past the 4th inning for … Continue reading One more reason not to trade Randall Delgado, and the deal I would offer
Listened to a Baseball Prospectus podcast yesterday, and it was right good. BP is known for sabermetrics, I guess, but the … Continue reading Filling the game-less days
Baseball America reports on a 17-year-old southpaw off to a promising start in the minors: • Luis Merejo, lhp, Braves: When we … Continue reading Tomorrow’s prospect today
Bowman writes that a trade for Milwaukee’s ace is a very real possibility, with the Braves then signing Greinke, whose … Continue reading Zack Greinke to the Braves?
This qualifies as a pleasant surprise — according to Buster Olney, the Braves are making a serious push to land … Continue reading Braves pursuing top Cuban prospect
Last year’s #1 draft pick, Sean Gilmartin — 3.16 ERA, 1.156 WHIP, 6.8 K/9, 2.1 BB/9 at Mississippi — has … Continue reading A sign of the Braves’ shifting philosophy?