Tagged: ‘Lucas Sims’

Atlanta Braves Morning Chop: News and More
March 6th, 2017 at 11:44 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's an off-day for the Braves after a rough Spring week while a few of their players are now off to do their World Baseball Classic thing.  So here's a few newsby bits to fill our space and time until baseball returns. Several Atlanta Braves items of interest this morning: Local Opportunity Join...

February 14th, 2017 at 8:11 AM
***PHOTO1*** TODAY IS THE DAY when Atlanta Braves Pitchers and Catchers are set to report in!  Hibernation is over!  Baseball is back! It is time.  Members of the 2017 Atlanta Braves at all levels are checking in at Walt Disney World this morning. Lots of handshakes, hugs, and back slaps.  Physicals will be...

Atlanta Braves Have High Hopes for Young Pitching Prospect J.R. Graham
October 25th, 2013 at 9:46 AM
Atlanta Braves pitching prospect J. R. Graham, a starter who ranks second behind only Lucas Sims among the organization's top young talent, is progressing nicely through rehabilitation and should be ready to compete for a job on their rotation in the spring. The 23 year-old Graham injured his right throwing shoulder...

Atlanta Braves 2012 Draftees Named Minor Leaguers of the Year
October 1st, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Many people may not have heard of Josh Elander or Lucas Sims yet, save those who follow the Atlanta Braves farm system closer than your average fan. For those of you who have, it will come as no surprise that Elander and Sims were named Minor Leaguers of the Year. Sims...

Atlanta Braves Take Lucas Sims with First Round Pick
June 4th, 2012 at 10:00 PM
Imagine that. The Atlanta Braves drafted another pitcher in the first round of the 2012 First Year Player Draft. The Bravos selected right-handed pitcher Lucas Sims from Brookwood High School in Snellville, Ga., with the 21st overall pick in the first round. Sims, yet another homegrown Georgia boy, stands 6 feet 1...