Braves Blogs

Braves Liquidate Cameron Maybin

The Braves liquidated the asset known as Cameron Maybin and his $8 million/year paycheck for a couple pitching prospects.  The Braves need more pitching prospects like Charlie Sheen needs another ... Read More »

MLB/Braves Need Salary Cap to End Foolishness

If Major League Baseball had a salary cap like the NFL, all this foolishness with teams like the Braves tanking wouldn't happen.  A minimum and maximum salary cap to protect the fans on both ends is ... Read More »

Assessing Freeman Trade Rumor

There are rumors exploding around the internet that the Braves are shopping everybody that is owed money.  That would include Nick Markakis, Julio Teheran, Cameron Maybin and yes, Freddie ... Read More »

Craig Kimbrel Traded Again

Former Braves stud closer Craig Kimbrel is on the move again.  The Padres traded Kimbrel to the Boston Red Sox for 4 players. “With the history and the fans in Boston, the atmosphere is always ... Read More »

Andrelton Simmons Trade Fallout

We are in mid November, so four and a half months until Braves Opening Day.  A lot can happen between now and then, but I'm curious how the heck the Braves plan on selling tickets in 2016. When I ... Read More »

Braves Stuck in the Middle

The Atlanta Braves are a surprising team so far this season, hanging around the .500 mark and avoiding long losing streaks.  Being at the .500 mark isn't enough to pound your chest and let off primal ... Read More »

The New Uggla and B.J. Upton?

The Braves are 13 games into this mostly feel good season and despite many positives, there are a few negatives.  Three players in particular are performing at B.J. Upton and Dan Uggla ... Read More »

Braves Have Sugar Blues

The Braves lost to the Blue Jays 6-5 in 10 innings Saturday afternoon when reliever Sugar Ray Marimon gave up a long home run to DH Josh Donaldson.  It didn't take long for Donaldson to size up ... Read More »

Alex Wood Concerns?

Braves starter Alex Wood hasn't been sharp so far this season, walking 6 batters in 11 innings, while registering a 3.86 ERA.  He struggled Sunday against the Mets, giving up 8 hits and 3 walks in 6.2 ... Read More »

Braves Valiant in Defeat

The Atlanta Braves had their winning streak snapped today, but they were still valiant in defeat.  Three times they came back from a deficit to tie the Mets,  only to see New York push across a run in ... Read More »