Braves First Week as Defending Champions

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Saying that the opening week of the 2022 Atlanta Braves season has been a roller coaster is like saying that the sky is blue. It’s simple fact. On the one hand, multiple offensive components have shredded opposing pitching. On the other, multiple holes have appeared within the Braves starting pitching. It would be foolhardy to […] READ MORE


The Atlanta Braves Trade Options

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Trade season is kind of like spring for baseball fans. If your team has life in the playoff race, then it becomes very interesting. If not, then there’s always the promise of rebirth next year. For fans of the Atlanta Braves, it’s somewhere in the middle right now. The team is playing better than they […] READ MORE


Atlanta Braves Sign Drew Smyly

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The Atlanta Braves have signed left-handed pitcher Drew Smyly to a one-year contract worth $11 million. The 31-year-old posted an 0-1 record with a 3.42 ERA in five starts and two relief appearances last season for the San Francisco Giants. In his seven-year career, Smyly has a 35-35 record, 4.13 ERA, 101 ERA+, and has […] READ MORE



Kyle Nicolas 2020 MLB Draft Profile

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Kyle Nicolas should join a list of Ball State players drafted that includes Zach Plesac, who was taken in 2016, and Drey Jameson who was taken 34th overall in 2019. The school has produced several major leaguers in recent years despite not being a major program. Plesac pitched in 2019 and outfielder Jeremy Hazelbaker was […] READ MORE


Atlanta Braves to Pursue Trade for Nolan Arenado if Josh Donaldson Doesn’t Re-Sign

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While the Atlanta Braves search for a third baseman continues, a new name has surfaced that has excited many around Braves Country. Reports have indicated that the Braves have “inquired” with the Colorado Rockies about trading for superstar third baseman Nolan Arenado. However, they aren’t expected to “aggressively” pursue him unless they do not re-sign third […] READ MORE


Assessing Trade Value of Toronto Blue Jay Eric Sogard

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As the trade deadline is fast approaching, the Toronto Blue Jays are looking to trade veterans to help their rebuild.  Looking at the veterans on the team, there are a few that have value to move within the next couple of days. One of those veterans that could be moved is Eric Sogard.  After having […] READ MORE