Braves AJC beat writer Dave O’Brien and Macon Telegraph writer Bill Shanks are reporting that there is a new and improved attitude at the Braves spring camp. There’s newly acquired veterans like Jonny Gomes and A.J. Pierzynski, who are supposedly sprinkling magic words that are energizing the formerly dead locker room.
I’m sorry but it is easy to be skeptical about such talk. Every spring training brings glowing words that somehow make everything seem wonderful. I don’t recall any gloom and doom coming out of last year’s spring, do you?
Admittedly, change can be good. The Braves were sorely … Read the rest