2014 Minor League Keeper Thoughts: Atlanta Braves
The prospect staff at Fake Teams continues their fantasy prospect rankings and system reviews with an in-depth look at the Atlanta Braves The prospect staff here at Fake Teams will be taking an in-depth look at each major league organization, including our top 10 fantasy prospects, an overview of the organization's minor league system as a whole ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Jarrod Saltalamacchia signing: Marlins batting lineup optimization
The Miami Marlins have to incorporate a new piece in free agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia into the fold.
MLB Power Rankings: Who Makes New Top 10 After Wave of Offseason Moves?
In what can only be described as MLB 's version of Black Friday, Tuesday was a day full of activity across the sport.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Brew Crew Ball
Brew Crew Blasts #9: The Carlos Gomez Incident
You may not remember most of the home runs on this list, but odds are you'll have no problem recalling this one.
Making the case for the Braves to acquire Jeff Samardzija
The Braves could roll with Kris Medlen , Mike Minor , Julio Teheran , Brandon Beachy , Alex Wood and perhaps David Hale next season and be fine.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Considered an afterthought in the Justin Upton trade, Johnson finished 2nd for the NL batting title with a .321 average, and he was one of the few consistent offensive contributors to the NL East title run.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Call to the Pen
Atlanta Braves: 2013 Season in Review
The 2013 Atlanta Braves won 96 games, Nintey-six wins is nothing to scoff at, but their fans fell the disappointment.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Evan Gattis Will Replace a Franchise Cornerstone, Here is What to Expect
With Brian McCann officially gone, Evan Gattis will likely step into every day duties as the team's starting catcher.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Projecting What MLB's Young Superstars Will Be Paid in First Multi-Year Deals
More and more these days in the MLB , teams are opting to give their young stars multi-year deals to buy out their arbitration years before negotiating mega deals prior to their hitting free agency.
The Fantasy Top 5 for 2014: Atlanta Braves
The Fantasy Top 5 continues today with the top 5 fantasy players on the Atlanta Braves.
Lineup Turnover: Part of the Game
Lineup turnover. It is unfortunately a part of the game today. We're in an age of specialization; an age of arbitration; an age of free agency.
McCann Signs With The Yankees - Epilogue
Former Braves catcher Brian McCann is smiling today after signing a deal with the Yankees Photo Credit: Kevin Liles-USA TODAY Sports Saturday Brian McCann officially left Atlanta to wear Yankee pinstripes and Braves fans on Twitter were in a state of shock.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Sports Media 101
Freddie Freeman Ready to Become Clubhouse Leader
Braves 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Atlanta Braves as a part of Sports Media 101 .
Mon Nov 18, 2013
A New Home and a New Identity: 2017 Baseball in Georgia
The Atlanta Braves announced last week that they are building a new baseball stadium, which will open in 2017.
Nationals Pitching Report: Getting to the Bottom of Tanner Roark's Big Fly Rate
Tanner Roark emerged on the scene in the second half of 2013, showing an impressive display of poise and performance on the way to a sterling 2.41 FIP.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Simba Effect
How the Platinum Gloved Andrelton Simmons has completely transformed the Braves' defense.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
National League MVP: How Goldschmidt came second
This afternoon, Paul Goldschmidt became the highest-ranked Diamondback ever in MVP voting, finishing second to Andrew McCutchen.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Smart money: Dodgers expand investment in scouting
Dodger General Manager Ned Colletti announced today that the team has hired Roy Clark as a National Crosschecker.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
5 Reasons for Atlanta Braves Fans to Be Thankful Heading into 2014
The Atlanta Braves were once again the cream of the NL East crop in 2013. They won the division by an astounding 10 games over the Washington Nationals .
2013 SBN Winter Meetings Sim, in which I tried not to ruin the Braves
Last week, I had the opportunity to play the part of Frank Wren over at Royals Review, SB Nation's excellent Kansas City Royals blog, where one of their contributors, Royals Retro, coordinated the second annual SB Nation Winter Meetings sim.