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Can Atlanta Braves catcher Tyler Flowers have another 2016?
April 17th, 2017 at 3:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Sunday, Braves catcher Flowers left the game with a hamstring injury. But despite a little hammy issue, if Flowers continues on this trajectory, well, he could have another 2016. In 2016, Tyler Flowers had a career year at the plate in which he slashed .270/.357/.420. He had never hit north of...

Atlanta Braves Writers Predicts Awards Season
March 29th, 2017 at 10:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** Our season-long projections continue today with our guesses for the major individual awards for 2017. The other day, we presented our guesses for the outcome of the major league season.  Today it's the awards part of the programâ?¦ and we do feel like the Atlanta Braves have a good shot at...

Atlanta Braves Morning Chop: Notes From the League
February 15th, 2017 at 10:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** It didn't take very long for drama to start unfolding in Florida and Arizona.  With most teams now with pitchers and catchers in camp, here's some headlines of note. CARDINALS - The St. Louis Cardinals were sufficiently confident of their pitching depth during the off-season that they opted to trade Jaime...

Atlanta Braves Catching: A Wieters Namedrop and Framing; is it the New WAR?
February 13th, 2017 at 4:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** Atlanta Braves GM, John Coppolella, was on MLB Radio today, and he uttered the name Matt Wieters. He also shot down the thought of bringing Wieters to SunTrust Park â?¦ Or did he? Also, what's the obsession with 'framing'? First thing's first. Matt Wieters is not going to be with the...

Atlanta Braves Start Second Half by Visiting Chicago White Sox: Series Preview and Schedule
July 19th, 2013 at 3:51 PM
The Atlanta Braves kick off their second half by traveling to U.S. Cellular Field for a three-game set with the Chicago White Sox. The Braves, despite their essentially .500 stretch since a 13-2 start, enter with a six-game lead in the National League East, the biggest division lead in baseball. The White...