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TalkingChop Nov 30, 2022
Braves Season in Review: Max Fried

Braves Season in Review: Max Fried

Photo by Patrick Smith/ The Braves’ ace finished second in Cy Young voting after another really strong year. Between Spencer Strider’s emergence and Kyle Wright flipping his script en route to a more-than-solid season in 2022, it almost felt like Max Fried had a quiet year. Of course, a quiet year for Fried means that he put together a campaign that earned him second place in Cy Young voting, his first All-Star Game selection, his third consecutive Gold Glove, and by far the most fWAR in his career (5.0). How Acquired Fried was acquired in the Justin Upton trade...
Tomahawk Take Nov 24, 2022

Braves News: Mitch Haniger to the Braves?, Max Fried, and more

A very Happy Thanksgiving to all of our readers. We hope that you are eating yourselves silly, travel safe, and enjoying time with your loved ones. The Atlanta Braves didn’t make any moves of note yesterday, but that doesn’t mean that they don’t have some interesting options nor does it mean that they are being […] Braves News: Mitch Haniger to the Braves?, Max Fried, and more - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Nov 23, 2022

Tomahawk Take Awards: Max Fried is our Atlanta Braves Cy Young

It is baseball awards season, so the staff here at Tomahawk Take decided to put together a list of awards from the Atlanta Braves 2022 season and then vote on them as a group. We voted on: Braves MVP Braves CY Young X-Factor Surprise of the Year Biggest Disappointment Best Moment Best Win Next up, our […] Tomahawk Take Awards: Max Fried is our Atlanta Braves Cy Young - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
TalkingChop Nov 18, 2022
Braves agree to one year deal with Mike Soroka, non-tender five others

Braves agree to one year deal with Mike Soroka, non-tender five others

Photo by David John Griffin/Icon Sportswire via Atlanta tendered contracts to Max Fried, A.J. Minter and Dennis Santana The Atlanta Braves announced Friday that they have agreed to a one-year, $2.8 million deal with Mike Soroka. The team also announced that they have non-tendered Silvino Bracho, Guillermo Heredia, Alan Rangel, Jackson Stephens and Brooks Wilson. The Atlanta #Braves today signed RHP Mike Soroka to a one-year contract worth $2.8 million, and non-tendered RHP Silvino Bracho, OF Guillermo Heredia, RHP Alan Rangel, RHP Jackson Stephens, and RHP Brooks...
Call to the Pen Nov 17, 2022

Atlanta Braves: Stunning revelation about Max Fried heading into NLDS

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Max Fried finished second in the National League Cy Young Award balloting after an incredible regular season. However, on the same day the Cy Young voting results were announced, some stunning news came out about Fried and his condition heading into his lone postseason start against the Philadelphia Phillies. Max Fried […] Atlanta Braves: Stunning revelation about Max Fried heading into NLDS - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Nov 17, 2022

Braves News: Fried falls short in Cy Young race, Vaughn Grissom, and more

The next major offseason deadline for the Atlanta Braves is the nontender deadline on Friday, but we still had plenty to talk about in Braves country on Wednesday. The BBWAA awards continued their rollout with the results of the Cy Young voting. The Braves had one finalist, Max Fried, but going into the night, he […] Braves News: Fried falls short in Cy Young race, Vaughn Grissom, and more - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Nov 16, 2022

Atlanta Braves ace Max Fried finishes second in NL Cy Young race

The Baseball Writer’s Association of America members have submitted their votes for the best pitcher in the National League, of which Atlanta Braves pitcher Max Fried was a candidate, and their unanimous winner is Miami Marlins ace, Sandy Alcantara.  Atlanta Braves ace, Max Fried, was announced as a nominee for the award last Monday night. […] Atlanta Braves ace Max Fried finishes second in NL Cy Young race - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
TalkingChop Nov 16, 2022
Sandy Alcantara wins Cy Young Award, Max Fried finishes second

Sandy Alcantara wins Cy Young Award, Max Fried finishes second

Photo by Patrick McDermott/ Alcantara captured all 30 first-place votes. Awards week continued Wednesday night with the announcement of the winners of the Cy Young Awards for the 2022 season. Marlins starter Sandy Alcantara took home the award in the National League over Braves left-hander Max Fried and the Dodgers’ Julio Urias. Alcantara received all 30 first-place votes. Max Fried finished second in the voting. Alcantara winning isn’t a surprise given that he was a workhorse for the Marlins piling up 228 2/3 innings to go along with six complete games. He posted...
TalkingChop Nov 16, 2022
Cy Young Award / Hot Stove open thread

Cy Young Award / Hot Stove open thread

Photo by Steph Chambers/ The winners of the Cy Young Awards will be announced Wednesday night at 6 p.m. ET on MLB Network. Braves lefty Max Fried is a finalist for the award in the NL along with the Marlins’ Sandy Alcantara and the Dodgers’ Julio Urias. We made our picks for the award earlier today, but let us know what you think in the comments below. Cy Young Award Announcement Time: 6 p.m. ETTV: MLB Network Here are the notable headlines around Major League Baseball for Wednesday: The Toronto Blue Jays traded outfielder Teoscar Hernandez to the Seattle Mariners...
TalkingChop Nov 16, 2022
BBWAA Awards Roundtable: Who will win the Cy Young Award?

BBWAA Awards Roundtable: Who will win the Cy Young Award?

Photo by Patrick Smith/ The Battery Power staff weighs in on who will take home the Cy Young Awards BBWAA Awards week will continue Wednesday night with the announcement of the winners of the Cy Young Awards for the National and American Leagues. The winners will be announced at 6 p.m. live on MLB Network and Atlanta Braves left-hander Max Fried is among the finalists for the Award in the National League. While no one on the Battery Power staff has a vote in the actual awards, below are our thoughts and who we would vote for if we were given the opportunity. (Note:...
Tomahawk Take Nov 15, 2022

Braves News: Michael Harris wins Rookie of the Year, Dale Murphy, and more

We are in the thick of BBWAA awards week and the Atlanta Braves are very much in the running for several awards. While Manager of the Year is a crapshoot and the Cy Young race seems like it could be really tough for Max Fried to win, most observers felt confident that a Braves player […] Braves News: Michael Harris wins Rookie of the Year, Dale Murphy, and more - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Nov 12, 2022

Atlanta Braves 2022 Season Review: Max Fried’s career year

Despite his sickly end to the 2022 season, the Atlanta Braves’ Max Fried was phenomenal en route to a career-best year in many respects. The Atlanta Braves starting rotation had many surprise stories in 2022, ranging from the breakout of pitchers Kyle Wright and Spencer Strider all the way to the struggles of veteran Charlie Morton and […] Atlanta Braves 2022 Season Review: Max Fried’s career year - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
TalkingChop Nov 11, 2022
Battery Power TV: The ROY cases of Michael Harris II and Spencer Strider

Battery Power TV: The ROY cases of Michael Harris II and Spencer Strider

Plus, Max Fried and the NL Cy Young race and Brian Snitker’s Manger of the Year prospects The Atlanta Braves seem destined to win another National League Rookie of the Year, but will it be Michael Harris II or Spencer Strider? Grant McAuley and Cory McCartney break down the case for each and decide who they think will take home the hardware. Plus, the prospects of Max Fried winning the Cy Young and Brian Snitker claiming another Manager of the Year. Subscribe to the Battery Power YouTube channel and turn on notifications to get alerts on every new episode.
TalkingChop Nov 10, 2022
Starting Nine: Let’s have the Harris vs. Strider ROY debate

Starting Nine: Let’s have the Harris vs. Strider ROY debate

Spencer Strider (left) and Michael Harris II are vying to give the Braves their seventh National League Rookie of the Year. Dissecting the case of each of the Braves’ award finalists, and thoughts on the latest HOF bids of Fred McGriff and Dale Murphy Between the announcement of the finalists for MLB’s biggest end-of-the-year awards and the release of the players that comprise the Baseball Hall of Fame’s Contemporary Era Committee, the Atlanta Braves have found themselves squarely in the spotlight this week. With Max Fried one of the contenders for the National...
Tomahawk Take Nov 8, 2022

Braves News Rundown: Awards galore, Jacob deGrom, Hall of Fame, more

If you are looking for Atlanta Braves news from yesterday, the biggest source of it came from the announcement of the BBWAA awards finalists on Monday evening where the Braves were very well represented. The night (for the Braves at least) began with Max Fried being named a finalist for the NL Cy Young Award. […] Braves News Rundown: Awards galore, Jacob deGrom, Hall of Fame, more - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community

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