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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
Cole Hamels on Phillies last year: "Our hitting sucked"
Cole Hamels can sometimes be guarded after games, speaking in looping sentences that leaves an interview transcriber dazed after re-listening to his answers.
My New York Mets Christmas List
Sign Bartolo Colon to eat up those innings. The A's aren't willing to pay. And if he pitches as well as he has the past couple years in the AL West, then he is sure to produce in the NL East.
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
That Balls Outta Here
Why 2013 Was Not (Entirely) Ruben Amaro's FaultBut Why 2014 Might Be - Part One
The 2013 season was a failure for the Phillies. There's no other way to classify a season that saw them finish in fourth place in the National League East with a 73-89 record.
Teddy Never Wins
Robinson Cano Possibly A National?
These past 24 hours have been crazy on the trade front. The Nationals acquiring, or stealing as many would like to put it, Doug Fister from the Tigers, as well as a number of other trades going on around the league.
The Morning Call
Sandberg headlines guest list for Phillies winter banquet
Ryne Sandberg will return to the Lehigh Valley next month as the guest of honor for the 2014 Phillies Winter Caravan Banquet at the Sands Events Center in Bethlehem.
Counter Move or not?
I'm sure by now most of us have heard the news. Either through one of the media outlets or a friend at the coffee machine.
Minor League Ball
Rule 5 Targets - Atlanta Braves
With the Rule 5 draft coming up, lets take a look at players left off their respective 40-man rosters and are eligible for the draft.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Acquiring Doug Fister Gives Nationals Big Boost in Quest for 2014 NL Pennant
In Stephen Strasburg, Gio Gonzalez and Jordan Zimmermann, the Washington Nationals already had the makings of a terrific starting rotation.
Nationals Sign Fister: Worry for the Atlanta Braves?
Oct 16, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Doug Fister throws against the Boston Red Sox in game four of the American League Championship Series baseball game at Comerica Park.
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.
Amazin' Ten of 2013: #4 - April 19
When the 2013 New York Mets season began, Matt Harvey was the team's #2 starter, missing out on the top spot to the more-established Jonathon Niese .
Morning Chop: Atlanta Braves News 12/2
The Braves are doing their part for "Cyber Monday" by putting spring training tickets on sale on their website starting at 10 a.m. Monday morning.
Minor League Ball
Melotticus' Top 20 AL East Rankings
The hot stove keeps on roaring and as such, the top prospect lists are all the rage.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Editorial: Taxpayers should have role in approving new ballparks
The Issue: The Atlanta Braves will soon move from a 17-year old stadium to a facility being built in a nearby suburb.
Twins, Phil Hughes agree to three-year, $24 million deal
Hughes would have been a good fit for the Mets, as he's a flyball pitcher who might have thrived at Citi Field and in the big ballparks in the National League East.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Evil NL East Road Trip
An average baseball fan would look at the dbacks 81-81 record and laugh even thinking they had a shot at the postseason.
MLB Rumors: Latest on Robinson Cano, Mike Napoli and More Buzz
The free-agent market remains a hotbed of activity. Teams around Major League Baseball are searching for the right players to fill roster voids, but it always comes down to getting the best value possible, which means some situations drag out for awhile.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Washington Nationals: 5 Things Fans Should Be Thankful For
After a very disappointing 86 win season that saw them finish far behind the Atlanta Braves and flounder below .500 for most of the year, it's easier than one would think to find positives for the Washington Nationals .