The Braves have had three lousy seasons in a row. They have been in rebuild mode the past two, yet they have remained defiant, adamant before each season that they can compete.
Will the Braves contend in 2017? Or will the spring chest beating fall flat again?
“I don’t think anybody came in with the idea that we were going to blow this thing up,” John Hart said. “We held onto our core guys. We never discussed them. These are our core guys. We’re not looking to run up the white flag and not compete. We’re going in with the … Read the rest