Rawlings and SABR announced today their three finalists for this years Golden Gloves in the American League and National League. Three Braves find themselves on the list, Shortstop Dansby Swanson, Centerfielder Ronald Acuna Jr and Pitcher Max Fried.
By a vote of his peers, MVFree takes home not only Player of the Year, he was named the National Leagues outstanding player. Both awards are well deserved as Freeman crafted what is going to turn out to be a MVP season. And I don’t think the awards will stop here. He was snubbed though […]
To the surprise of absolutely no one, according to Dave O’Brien of the Athletic Acuña played with a bum wrist. how much he was effected? During the regular season he posted a wRC+ of 159 which fell in the postseason to 93.You could tell he wasn’t comfortable at the plate in the NLDS and NLCS. […]
Yes you read that headline correct, Minter will start the game against the Dodgers tonight. I’m not sure the thinking on this, but one scenario I suspect he’ll go at least a couple innings and then maybe let Kyle Wright chew up some innings and maybe get a bit of redemption from his start the […]
Major League Baseball announced the start times of both the ALDS and the NLDS today. We won’t get into the ALDS scheduling, because hey the have they Yankees in primetime. The Braves not so much, unless you live in England I guess? Once again the Braves are stuck with the early start times, 2p et. […]
Congrats to Marcell Ozuna who, for the second time this month nabbed the National League Play of the Week award! He hit .500 and had a slugging percentage of .923 over the last week of the season. He was in fine form over the weekend as well, belting his National League leading 18th homerun and […]