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TalkingChop Feb 17, 2018
Atlanta Braves News: Fredde Freeman, Brandon McCarthy and more

Atlanta Braves News: Fredde Freeman, Brandon McCarthy and more

BRAVES NEWS Freddie Freeman back after Lasik surgery Freddie Freeman reportedly early to spring training and discussed his offseason Lasik surgery with MLB.com’s Mark Bowman. “They always say to wait three years for your eyes to stop changing,” Freeman said. “That’s exactly what I did. They said to do it when you’re about 27 years old, too. I’ve been counting down the years, waiting to get it because ever since I had those eye problems in 2012, there are certain cities where my contacts dry out and it’s been a real struggle.” McCarthy looks to bounce back with Braves The...
TalkingChop Feb 13, 2018
Atlanta Braves Spring Training Preview: Infielders

Atlanta Braves Spring Training Preview: Infielders

There is a question mark at third base but otherwise the Braves infield looks to be in good shape. The Atlanta Braves infield situation seems to be in good shape except for a lingering question at third base. Johan Camargo appears to be the top candidate but the possibility remains that the Braves will look outside the organization for an answer. Freddie Freeman is back at first while Ozzie Albies and Dansby Swanson begin their first full season in the major leagues together up the middle. Even with the question mark at third base, there is a lot to like about Atlanta’s infield...
TalkingChop Feb 8, 2018
Braves News: Atlanta projected for another year of mediocrity

Braves News: Atlanta projected for another year of mediocrity

The Braves can’t choke if nobody expects them to win. BRAVES NEWS PECOTA projections peg Braves for 76 wins, fourth place finish According to the PECOTA projections, courtesy of Baseball Prospectus, the Braves will win 76 games this year and finish in fourth place in the NL East. The projection system also accounts for individual performance, and there are certainly some interesting cases for the Braves. Individually, Freddie Freeman is unsurprisingly projected as the Braves’ top performer even if the power totals are a bit underwhelming at .293/.384/.508 with 25 home runs. He is...
TalkingChop Jan 28, 2018
Atlanta Braves News: Freddie Freeman feeling good

Atlanta Braves News: Freddie Freeman feeling good

BRAVES NEWS Braves have eight prospects in MLB Pipeline’s Top 100 MLB Pipeline revealed its Top 100 prospect list Saturday night and as expected the Atlanta Braves were well represented. Atlanta had eight prospects land inside the Top 100 including four in the Top 50. Ronald Acuna came in at No. 2 behind the Angels Shohei Ohtani. Freeman reports no issues with left wrist Speaking at Chop Fest on Saturday, Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman gave an update on his left wrist, per MLB.com’s Mark Bowman. “That’s all it’s been about this offseason, just getting that wrist strong,”...
TalkingChop Jan 26, 2018
Chop Fest 2018: Player appearances, schedule and more

Chop Fest 2018: Player appearances, schedule and more

The Atlanta Braves’ Chop Fest will get underway Saturday morning at 10 a.m. at The Battery and SunTrust Park. There are a host of activities planned including appearances by current players and coaches and Braves alumni. Fox Sports Southeast will broadcast live from the event beginning at 12 p.m. on Sunday. Player, Coaches, Alumni Appearances (*Subject to change) Saturday: Jose Castro, Sal Fasano, Mike Foltynewicz, Freddie Freeman, Sam Freeman, Marquis Grissom, Chuck Hernandez, Ender Inciarte, Andruw Jones, Scott Kazmir, Nick Markakis, Dale Murphy, Terry Pendleton, Marty Reed, Pete...

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