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  1. New Atlanta Braves GM Must replant the cropRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Tomahawk Take

    ... down. The lack of can't miss prospects such as Jason Heyward , Freddie Freeman , Julio Teheran , Mike Minor , Craig Kimbrel , and others is extremely prevalent in the system. Not to mention that our #1 prospect Lucas Sims , #5 prospect Mauricio ...


  2. A Look back at my 2014 Bold Predictions: National League EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | FakeTeams

    ... from profiling and ranking players all season long. Now that I own him in the Tout Wars mixed auction league, Craig Kimbrel puts up his worst season as a big leaguer, blowing 8 saves and losing his job in July, and the Braves finish the season in ...


  3. Atlanta Braves: Top 5 Offseason Team NeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Rant Sports

    ... a replacement. They will not improve on offense with a bat like his in the lineup. A fresh face is needed. Craig Kimbrel had a disappointing season by the standards he has set, but he still was one of the best closers in baseball. The bridge to get ...


  4. Anthony Varvaro proves himself once more under difficult circumstancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 |

    ... High School and St. John's University turned in his second quality season as a setup man for Braves closer Craig Kimbrel. Which is the longhand way of saying the blue-collar Varvaro has become the type of consistent performer any manager would like ...


  5. Through adversity Neshek and Rosenthal remain strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... innings. Despite struggling with control issues all season, Rosenthal compiled 45 saves, second only to Craig Kimbrel of the Atlanta Braves. Now, Rosenthal says he's ready for the pressure of postseason baseball, something he showed by going 3-for-3 ...


  6. Braves shake up operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Business Journal

    ... . He was instrumental in the drafting of Adam Wainwright , Brian McCann , Jason Heyward , Freddie Freeman and Craig Kimbrel . Bridges has been a member of the Braves organization since 2008 and has been a scout, supervisor and cross checker in ...


  7. Braves solidify numerous front office positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Atlanta Braves

    ... the assistant director of player development. Bridges, who is credited with signing Alex Wood , Mike Minor and Craig Kimbrel , has been promoted to scouting director, a role that will allow him to work under the guidance of Clark. The Braves also ...


  8. Amidst GM search, Braves start reshaping front officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Atlanta Braves

    ... himself as one of Atlanta's most respected scouts. Some of the top players he has signed are Mike Minor , Craig Kimbrel and Alex Wood . The Braves are also expected to announce later this week that Dave Trembley will be rejoining the organization to ...


  9. MLB hot stove: Braves make front office changes to re-build minor league systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 |

    ... formula has not been as potent lately. Since a bumper crop of rookies in 2010 and 2011 with Jason Heyward, Craig Kimbrel, Freddie Freeman, Julio Teheran and Jonny Venters, the pipeline has slowed. The Braves' farm system ranked 24th in baseball ...


  10. Braves promote Brian Bridges, rehire Roy Clark. PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Talking Chop

    ... draft choices out of the region. His notable signings, inter alia, include Jason Heyward, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel, and Alex Wood. But that's not all the good news! Atlanta is also bringing back Roy Clark to head player development. Clark had done ...


  11. Are Phillies Fans The Funniest Fanbase In Baseball?Read the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | MTV

    Philadelphia is known for a lot of things - the Liberty Bell, the cheesesteak, the hilarious TV show that isn't actually filmed there - and, of course, its sports fans, who have a reputation for getting a littleum passionate . For example, during a game against Atlanta last Saturday, Phillies fans joined together to mock the bird-like stance of Braves closing pitcher Craig Kimbrel in the final inning: As MLB's Cut4 blog put it , there's "a new workout craze coming out of Philadelphia called The Kimbrel.


  12. Atlanta Braves Craig Kimbrel's Cleats Sell For A Whopping AmountRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Tomahawk Take

    Sep 3, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Craig Kimbrel pitches in the ninth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Turner Field. The Braves won 7-4.


  13. Chicago Cubs Fact Pack, September 30thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Sports Media 101

    ... Closer, Aroldis Chapman struck out 85 of the first 239 batters he faced this season. Atlanta Braves Closer, Craig Kimbrel struck out 94 of the first 239 batters he faced this season. Chicago Cubs shortstop, Javier Baez struck out in 95 of his first ...


  14. PHILLIES: Fans Make Fun of Atlanta's Craig KimbrelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | 95.5 3WS

    Philadelphia Phillies fans mock Craig Kimbrel's wind-up from behind home plate as Philly plays the Atlanta Braves. Craig Kimbrel stretch to get the sign.


  15. Braves daily news digest: 9/30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Talking Chop

    ... and loyal souls still watching the Braves on Saturday night, then you were "treated" to Phillie Phans mocking Craig Kimbrel's stance as he was in the midst of a high-leverage save situation. The attempt failed because Kimbrel rarely ever breaks from ...


  16. Atlanta Braves Afternoon Chop 'the day after'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Tomahawk Take

    ... the lead stand for a 2-1 win at Citizens Bank Park that gave the Braves their only series win of September. Craig Kimbrel converted his 26th consecutive save opportunity by striking out the last three batters after a leadoff single in the ninth ...


  17. Braves look toward busy offseason to get back in gearRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Atlanta Braves

    ... members. Having received long-term commitments, Freddie Freeman , Andrelton Simmons , Julio Teheran and Craig Kimbrel know they will be in a Braves uniform for the foreseeable future. Who will surround them remains to be determined. Outfield: The ...


  18. Playoff aspirations not reached in disappointing seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Atlanta Braves

    ... Runs Saved and last year's leader, Andrelton Simmons , enjoyed a second straight top-three finish ... Craig Kimbrel became the first pitcher in Major League history to notch at least 40 saves in each of his first four full seasons. Kimbrel also What ...


  19. Braves finish 2014 with win over PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Robesonian

    ... innings before handing off to Luis Avilan (4-1), who picked up the win with two shutout innings in relief. Craig Kimbrel notched his 47th save. "They gave me a chance so I thought I might as well show what I could do," Russell said. "I've always had ...


  20. Braves Daily News Digest: 9/29Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Talking Chop

    ... season, with 173. His brother Justin was only three behind him with 170. There's no doubting the fact that Craig Kimbrel is one of the most dominant closers in the game right now. You also can't fight around the fact that his unique pre-pitch stance ...