The Braves make a trade with the Dodgers for Johnson.

Yesterday evening the Atlanta Braves traded with the Los Angeles Dodgers for utility player Micah Johnson. The Braves traded with the Dodgers for a player to be named later or cash considerations. The Braves were looking to add more depth and speed to their outfielder position since earlier this week they traded Mallex Smith to… Read More The Braves make a trade with the Dodgers for Johnson.

Why Freddie Freeman playing for the Canadian team in WBC is quite honorable.

When I heard  the  news earlier this week that Freddie Freeman of the Atlanta Braves would be playing for the Canadian team in the World Baseball Classic, I was a bit surprised. I am a huge fan  of Freeman as I have tried to make it very clear in almost every Braves article I have… Read More Why Freddie Freeman playing for the Canadian team in WBC is quite honorable.

The Braves trade Mallex Smith and Shae Simmons to the Mariners

The Atlanta Braves are not the only team in MLB making trades. Jerry Dipoto, the General Manager of the Seattle Mariners,  has been very active as well. Without going into details of the Mariners trades this off season, I will keep this primarily focused on the Braves. The Braves traded away outfielder Mallex Smith and… Read More The Braves trade Mallex Smith and Shae Simmons to the Mariners

Would you rather have Chris Archer or Jose Quintana in Atlanta?

Before you answer the question above with both, neither are coming to the Braves today. I might want to repharse that statement if John Hart and John Coppolla decide to sign either one in the next few hours. It’s possible, but so is the likely hood of finding $200 in my back pocket accidentally.  The… Read More Would you rather have Chris Archer or Jose Quintana in Atlanta?

Possible reasons veteran players do not want to play for the Braves

Maybe I should have called this article why doesn’t Brandon Phillips want to play in Atlanta. When I first read the article saying Brandon Phiilips of the Cincinatti Reds blocked a possible trade to Atlanta in October of 2016, I was almost appauled. How can an aging player who still has a few good seasons… Read More Possible reasons veteran players do not want to play for the Braves