Medlen Injury News Like Death Watch

Awaiting the news on Atlanta Braves starter Kris Medlen‘s arm health feels like we’re waiting around on a death watch.  That sounds overly dramatic, but if Medlen is out for the season, it will be a huge blow to the Braves’ chances in 2014. Medlen was a rock in the Braves rotation last season and […]

Brave Outlast Dodgers 4-3 to Even Series

It felt like a repeat of game 1 when the Los Angeles Dodgers jumped on the Atlanta Braves early.  Again, it was Hanley Ramirez who came through for LA.  He doubled to deep right field in the 1st inning off Braves starter, Mike Minor. Mark Ellis scored to make it 1-0 in favor of the […]

Braves Need Major Minor Tonight

Game 1 of the NLDS started with a bang for the Atlanta Braves but things quickly changed after Medlen struck out the side in the top of the first.  The Braves knew it was going to be a tough task to take down Clayton Kershaw, and that ended up being an understatement.  After Kershaw toed […]

Braves Riding Young Guns

With the Braves cruising to a National League Eastern Division championship behind one of the youngest rotations in the game, the future could not look any brighter for the franchise.  Even the most casual of baseball fans around Atlanta have some knowledge of the team’s run through the ’90s, led by the “Big 3″. However, […]

Minor McCann and Freeman Big as Braves Paste Rockies

The Atlanta Braves had a 6 + run inning for the 3rd straight night against the Rockies on Wednesday.  The hot offense led the Braves to a 9-0 win, and gives them a chance to sweep the 4-game series tomorrow night.  The win for the Braves was their 6th straight. Enough cannot be said about […]

Minor Pitches and Hits Braves Past Cardinals

The Atlanta Braves looked sharp in game 1 of a big series with the St. Louis Cardinals, who own the best record in baseball.  Atlanta played a great well-rounded game as they cruised to a 4-1 victory on Friday night before a sellout crowd at Turner Field. Enough cannot be said about Braves starter, Mike […]

Wright Powers Mets Past Braves

The Atlanta Braves lost the rubber match of the 5 game series with the New York Mets 4-3, on Thursday night.  The Mets were led by David Wright, as he homered twice in the game off of Braves starter, Mike Minor. Before Thursday’s start, Mike Minor had owned NL teams in his last 18 starts.  […]

Fredi Gonzalez Makes Minor Adjustment

Atlanta Braves starter Mike Minor had another solid outing Thursday night against the Toronto Blue Jays.  The big left-hander gave up only two earned runs in seven innings.  Minor struck out five and displayed great control by not allowing a walk. Minor could have gotten through his outing without giving up a run.  The normally […]

Mike Minor Q&A, Braves Nouveau Ace

Braves starter Mike Minor is off to a great start with a 6-2 record and a 2.47 ERA so far this season.  Minor also has the fourth best ERA in Major League Baseball since the 2012 All-Star break. Minor has arguably become the Braves ace, and along with Kris Medlen and Julio Teheran gives the […]

Braves Fantasy Baseball Report

Fans of the Atlanta Braves have certainly enjoyed the first month and a half of the season, as they have been one of the top teams in baseball. Perhaps the only people more excited about the team’s start are those who own some of the red-hot players on the Braves in fantasy leagues. Here’s a […]