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TalkingChop Feb 2, 2023
Braves come in at No. 29 in Keith Law’s Farm System Rankings

Braves come in at No. 29 in Keith Law’s Farm System Rankings

Photo by Mitchell Leff/ No where to go but up Prospect season is in full gear in the lead up to the start of Spring Training. The Atlanta Braves were the only team without a prospect in Keith Law’s Top 100 list that was released earlier this week at The Athletic. Today that came in at No. 29 in his farm system rankings. In his write up on the Braves, Law points out that Atlanta sent most of its farm system to Oakland in the trades for Matt Olson and Sean Murphy. It is also worth mentioning that none of the players the Braves sent to the A’s landed in Law’s Top...
TalkingChop Jan 30, 2023
Atlanta Braves preseason Top 25 prospect list

Atlanta Braves preseason Top 25 prospect list

Photo by Ronald Martinez/ The Braves minor league system won’t rank highly, but there are still some intriguing names on the list The Atlanta Braves’ minor league system has taken some hits in recent seasons in large part due to graduations and trades. The Braves used significant prospect capital to land first baseman Matt Olson and catcher Sean Murphy in separate deals with the Oakland Athletics. Additionally, Michael Harris made the jump from Double-A to Rookie of the Year in 2022 while Spencer Strider finished runner up. The Braves’ system is lacking the...
Tomahawk Take Jan 20, 2023

The Atlanta Braves need a big year from Sean Murphy in 2023

The Atlanta Braves have a lot of good things going on for them going into the upcoming 2023 season. They have multiple potential MVP candidates on the roster with Ronald Acuna Jr., Austin Riley, Michael Harris II, and Matt Olson. If they stay healthy all year long, Max Fried and Spencer Strider could easily be […] The Atlanta Braves need a big year from Sean Murphy in 2023 - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
TalkingChop Jan 20, 2023
Braves News: Matt Olson sixth on MLB Network’s Top first baseman list

Braves News: Matt Olson sixth on MLB Network’s Top first baseman list

Photo by Kevin D. Liles/Atlanta Braves/ Michael Harris and Ronald Acuña Jr. both ranked in the Top 5 at their respective positions. MLB Network is rolling out its positional Top 10 rankings for the 2023 season and Matt Olson is ranked sixth among Major League first baseman heading into the new season. Paul Goldschmidt topped the list and was followed by Freddie Freeman, Vladimir Guerrero Jr, Jose Abreu and Pete Alonso. This is Olson’s fifth time landing on the preseason Top 10 list. In addition to Olson, Michael Harris and Ronald Acuña Jr. both ranked fifth among...
TalkingChop Jan 16, 2023
Keeping Max Fried is more important than Freddie Freeman or Dansby Swanson

Keeping Max Fried is more important than Freddie Freeman or Dansby Swanson

Photo by Patrick Smith/ The Braves have short-term and long-terms questions in their rotation that are still waiting to be answered. If you haven’t noticed, the Atlanta Braves are extending players like no other team in baseball. Every couple of months it seems, Alex Anthopoulos and his guys are inking another agreement and tweeting out the official announcement before anyone has even a whisper of it. The deals completed include Ronald Acuna Jr, Ozzie Albies, Austin Riley, Matt Olson, Michael Harris II, Sean Murphy and Spencer Strider. Seven long-term extensions...

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