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ATL All Day Feb 23, 2017

Atlanta Braves: Reds Dispute Brandon Phillips Trade Story

The Atlanta Braves acquired Brandon Phillips on their second trade attempt with the Reds though the Reds and Phillips disagree exactly how he got here. The Atlanta Braves have their starting second baseman this season in Brandon Phillips. Phillips is in his final year of an overpaid contract that the Reds will still be paying […] Atlanta Braves: Reds Dispute Brandon Phillips Trade Story - ATL All Day - ATL All Day - An Atlanta Sports Site - Falcons, Braves, Hawks, Dream, Georgia Bulldogs, Georgia State Panthers, Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and More
Tomahawk Take Feb 23, 2017

Atlanta Braves News: The Morning Chop, Brandon Phillips Fitting In Nicely, Aaron Blair’s New Pitch?

Atlanta Braves Blair hoping slider will propel him into rotation Tomahawk Take Editor’s Note: So this is interesting!  We learn so much within the first week of Spring Training.  Last season, Blair struggled with an “out-pitch” meaning when getting ahead of hitters, he was struggling because everything he threw, hitters could touch.   That leads to […] Atlanta Braves News: The Morning Chop, Brandon Phillips Fitting In Nicely, Aaron Blair’s New Pitch? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Outside Pitch Feb 22, 2017

Brandon Phillips already bringing leadership, flair to Atlanta Braves camp

Say what you will about the 2017 iteration of the Atlanta Braves but they will be a fun club to watch. A large part of that is the team’s influx of interesting veterans including Bartolo Colon, R.A. Dickey, and, of course, DatDudeBP, Brandon Phillips. Phillips, a two-sport standout at nearby Redan High School in Stone […] The post Brandon Phillips already bringing leadership, flair to Atlanta Braves camp appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
Tomahawk Take Feb 22, 2017

Atlanta Braves Lineup: Who Hits in the 2 Hole? Dansby or DatDude?

We’ve seen the projected, possible lineup constructions. Dansby Swanson is penciled in for the 2 spot, but there are those who think new addition Brandon Phillips should be given the task. The Scenario I engaged in some really good discussion the other day over a simple question about the Atlanta Braves lineup. Who hits in […] Atlanta Braves Lineup: Who Hits in the 2 Hole? Dansby or DatDude? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Daily Commercial Feb 20, 2017
Braves' Phillips happy to be traded back home

Braves' Phillips happy to be traded back home

KISSIMMEE — Brandon Phillips was struck by the oddity of being traded to a team that includes 43-year-old pitcher Bartolo Colon."It's crazy
FOX Sports Feb 20, 2017
Chopcast: Braves 2B Brandon Phillips discusses trade, homecoming

Chopcast: Braves 2B Brandon Phillips discusses trade, homecoming

In a Chopcast exclusive, Brandon Phillips opens up on the trade and his hometown.
Cincinnati.com Feb 20, 2017
Brandon Phillips thanks Reds, fans on Instagram

Brandon Phillips thanks Reds, fans on Instagram

Brandon Phillips thanked Reds country, coaches, staff, former teammates, the city of Cincinnati and his fans in an Instagram post.         
Cincinnati.com Feb 19, 2017
Reds, Brandon Phillips have different versions of trade talks

Reds, Brandon Phillips have different versions of trade talks

Brandon Phillips claims he didn't reject or even know about an earlier trade between the Red and Braves.         
MLB Trade Rumors Feb 18, 2017

Brandon Phillips Discusses Braves-Reds Trade

Contrary to a report from last month, newly acquired Braves second baseman Brandon Phillips insisted Friday that he did not block Atlanta’s initial attempt to land him from the Reds in November. “I didn’t say no to [the] trade,” Phillips told Mark Bowman of MLB.com. “I didn’t really know what was going on. When I…
TalkingChop Feb 18, 2017
Atlanta Braves podcast roundup (Feb 12-18)

Atlanta Braves podcast roundup (Feb 12-18)

Talking Chop Podcast Episode 51: Breaking down the Brandon Phillips trade Brad and Carlos spend a majority of the show breaking down the Braves trade for Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips. We give our thoughts on Phillips as a player at this point in his career, the outlook for 2B now without Sean Rodriguez for a while and some possible ramifications for Ozzie Albies. We also touch on Baseball America's Top 100 list, which features eight different Braves prospects. The Road to Atlanta Episode 7 - A look back at the trades that rebuilt the Braves farm system In this, the 7th episode of...
Sacramento Bee Feb 17, 2017

Braves' Phillips happy to be traded back home

Brandon Phillips was struck by the oddity of being traded to a team that includes 43-year-old pitcher Bartolo Colon. "It's crazy being on he same team with the guy I …
Boston Herald Feb 17, 2017
Braves' Phillips happy to be traded back home

Braves' Phillips happy to be traded back home

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Brandon Phillips was struck by the oddity of being traded to a team that includes 43-year-old pitcher Bartolo Colon.Its crazy being on he same team with the guy I got traded for, the new Atlanta Braves second baseman said Friday after his first spring training workout. I think were the only two players who played with the Expos that are still playing now.Actually Phillips, now 35, never made it up to the Montreal Expos, who became the Washington Nationals in 2005. On June 7, 2002, the Expos traded Phillips, Grady Sizemore, Cliff Lee and Lee Stevens to Cleveland for Colon...
Tomahawk Take Feb 17, 2017

Atlanta Braves Have Phillips, But Bench Questions Remain

The Atlanta Braves recovered very nicely to the loss of Sean Rodriguez in getting Brandon Phillips from the Reds.  But that likely won’t be the end of that chapter as the Braves continue to sort out the fallout. Sean Rodriguez was definitely going to be interesting to watch in 2017 to see if he could […] Atlanta Braves Have Phillips, But Bench Questions Remain - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ATL All Day Feb 17, 2017

Atlanta Braves: Top Stories of Spring Training

The Atlanta Braves have begun to report for Spring Training with the season getting closer here are the top stories so far from Braves’ camp. The biggest story line of the Atlanta Braves Spring Training so far has been the addition of Brandon Phillips. The Braves went out and added Phillips for next to nothing […] Atlanta Braves: Top Stories of Spring Training - ATL All Day - ATL All Day - An Atlanta Sports Site - Falcons, Braves, Hawks, Dream, Georgia Bulldogs, Georgia State Panthers, Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and More
Sacramento Bee Feb 16, 2017

Shortstop Zack Cozart one of Reds' last remaining holdovers

Shortstop Zack Cozart expected to be manning the middle of the Cincinnati Reds' infield with veteran Brandon Phillips for the sixth straight season. Instead, the second baseman has been traded, …

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