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Atlanta Braves 2017 World Baseball Classic tracker

Atlanta Braves 2017 World Baseball Classic tracker

Which Atlanta Braves players are participating in the 2017 World Baseball Classic? Rosters for the 2017 World Baseball Classic are starting to form and the tournament will be held at various locations with play beginning on March 6. The Atlanta Braves have several players that have already committed to participate. We will continue to update this list as more players commit. Pool B Australia - Steve Kent Pool C Canada - Andrew Albers, Freddie Freeman Colombia - Julio Teheran Pool D Mexico - Jaime Garcia Venezuela - Ender Inciarte If you see anyone missing from the list, please let us know...
TalkingChop Jan 19, 2017
Freddie Freeman, Ender Inciarte land on ESPN Top 10 lists

Freddie Freeman, Ender Inciarte land on ESPN Top 10 lists

Buster Olney ranks the leagues’ top position players and several Atlanta Braves show up With spring training just around the corner, eyes are starting to shift to the 2017 regular season. With that, previews and projections have started to be released. ESPN.com’s Buster Olney just completed a Top 10 position by position ranking that includes several Braves players for next season. The biggest winner on the list was Freddie Freeman who tops the list of major league first baseman. Freeman had a monster season in 2016 and appears primed to carry that into 2017 as well. "He was a...
Braves Journal Jan 17, 2017

Where Do We Go From Here? — In Summary (by Rusty S.)

As an overview of the position players, here’s a brief summary of my findings and opinions from the “Where Do We Go From Here” series. The hard truth is that the Braves had only 2 position players (Freddie Freeman and Ender Inciarte) register above 2.0 WAR in 2016. Worse, there are 4 incumbent position players […]
TalkingChop Jan 16, 2017
Atlanta Braves news and links: Freeman, Fried, and previews

Atlanta Braves news and links: Freeman, Fried, and previews

We’ve got news on Max Fried, Freddie Freeman, and a couple of previews for you today. BRAVES NEWS 2017 will be important year for Max Fried For all the talk that we’ve had about prospects, one prospect who could take major strides this year is Max Fried. Health has always been a concern since he made his arrival into the Braves’ organization, but he could be looking at his first full year of being totally healthy in 2017. If that’s the case, then this could be a big year in his development, as Mark Bowman points out. Fried reinvigorated his prospect status with the strong second...
TalkingChop Jan 14, 2017
Atlanta Braves podcast roundup (Jan 8-14)

Atlanta Braves podcast roundup (Jan 8-14)

Talking Chop Podcast Episode 47: Infield rumors, Freddie Freeman's status among first basemen and more Brad and Carlos discuss Freddie Freeman's status among other MLB first baseman, talk a little bit about Matt Wisler and then jump into all the infield rumors that hit this week. To round out the show we take a few listener questions. Around The Big Leagues with Grant McAuley 1/10/17 Around The Big Leagues - Braves Top 30 Prospects Chat (1-10) Grant McAuley is joined by Zach Dillard of Fox Sports South for the finale of a three part series discussing the Atlanta Braves' Top 30 prospects...
CBS Local Jan 13, 2017
McAuley’s 2017 Braves Preview Series: The Infield

McAuley’s 2017 Braves Preview Series: The Infield

Grant McAuley begins his 2017 Atlanta Braves Positional Preview Series with a look at the infield, led by Freddie Freeman and Dansby Swanson.
ATL All Day Jan 11, 2017

Atlanta Braves: Freddie Freeman to Play in World Baseball Classic?

The Atlanta Braves’ first baseman Freddie Freeman may play for Canada in the World Baseball Classic The Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman is getting close to commitment to play for Canada in the World Baseball Classic. While most fans never like to see their team’s best player risk injury in a game that doesn’t […] Atlanta Braves: Freddie Freeman to Play in World Baseball Classic? - 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
TalkingChop Jan 11, 2017
Atlanta Braves news and links: Freddie Freeman likely to rep Canada at WBC

Atlanta Braves news and links: Freddie Freeman likely to rep Canada at WBC

There have been further developments that seem to indicate that Freddie Freeman will be donning red-and-white once the World Baseball Classic rolls around. BRAVES NEWS USA Today takes a quick look at the Braves roster The Braves may not be done adding to their roster at the moment, but we’re still getting closer to the season starting, which means that it’s time for publications to start taking stock of how rosters are looking so far. USA Today decided to take a look at the Braves’ roster and while this is mostly for fantasy purposes, it’s still nice to take stock of where the team...
Rotoworld Jan 10, 2017

Freeman likely to play for Canada in WBC - Freddie Freeman (1B) Atlanta Braves

According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, Freddie Freeman is increasingly likely to play for Team Canada in the upcoming World Baseball Classic.
TalkingChop Jan 9, 2017
Talking Chop Podcast Episode 47: Infield rumors, Freddie Freeman and more

Talking Chop Podcast Episode 47: Infield rumors, Freddie Freeman and more

It is Monday and that means there is new audio content. Happy Monday! It is the deadest of dead periods in the world of Major League Baseball. However, that did not stop us from recording Episode 47 of the Talking Chop podcast and fun was had by all. Topics revolving around the Atlanta Braves include the following: Freddie Freeman comes in at No. 1 among MLB first basemen according to ESPN’s Buster Olney. We debate the topic and where Freeman should actually rank. Carlos wrote about Matt Wisler and his slider this week. You can read about it here. The Braves have been linked to a bevy...

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Braves Player News

  • Ender Inciarte

    Atlanta Braves 2017 World Baseball Classic tracker

  • Micah Johnson

    Atlanta Braves Pick Up INF Micah Johnson from Dodgers

  • Dansby Swanson

    McAuley’s 2017 Braves Preview Series: The Infield

  • Jim Johnson

    Dodgers agree to deals with four, trade Micah Johnson to Braves

  • Arodys Vizcaino

    Atlanta Braves avoid arbitration with Ian Krol and Arodys Vizcaino

  • Matt Wisler

    Atlanta Braves podcast roundup (Jan 8-14)

  • Freddie Freeman

    Atlanta Braves 2017 World Baseball Classic tracker

  • Ian Krol

    Atlanta Braves avoid arbitration with Ian Krol and Arodys Vizcaino

  • Rio Ruiz

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