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TalkingChop Mar 26, 2020
The Daily Chop: Which Braves are you most anxious to watch?

The Daily Chop: Which Braves are you most anxious to watch?

Douglas DeFelice-USA TODAY Sports Without baseball, which player are you missing most? If you love baseball, then you miss baseball. Opening Day, under normal circumstances, would have been today. Pitchers would be pitching, hitters would be hitting, and fans would be pouring into baseball stadiums to watch their favorite teams. Instead we are left with the faint hope that baseball will resume in some form by mid-summer. With this sizable gap in play, which player(s) are you most anxious to watch when baseball does resume? Immediately, players like Ronald Acuña Jr., Ozzie Albies, and...
TalkingChop Mar 23, 2020
Braves prospect retrospect: Jose Peraza

Braves prospect retrospect: Jose Peraza

Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports Before the Atlanta Braves had a top farm system, Jose Peraza was the top prospect in the organization. Let’s take a look at what could have been. Before the Atlanta Braves farm system was considered among the elite of Major League Baseball, Jose Peraza was considered the system’s top prospect. In July of 2015, the Braves began to tear it down and move some pieces and Peraza was one of them. He was sent to the Los Angeles Dodgers in part of the ill-advised Hector Olivera deal. It made a young Ozhaino Albies the top prospect in the system, and suddenly...
TalkingChop Mar 12, 2020
Starting Nine: Coronavirus affecting how MLB is covered; how its attended and viewed hang in balance

Starting Nine: Coronavirus affecting how MLB is covered; how its attended and viewed hang in balance

The Braves are set to open the season on the road against the Diamondbacks on March 26. But amid coronavirus concerns, will the MLB season start on time and if so, will spectators be allowed to attend games? | Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports Plus, Felix Hernandez and the Braves’ history of reclamation projections, Freddie Freeman’s slugging pace and the next evolution of Ozzie Albies We’re two weeks from Opening Day and we have no clue what’s going to happen to the MLB season. Does the league follow the NBA and delay until further information on the coronavirus, protocols, etc.,...
TalkingChop Mar 11, 2020
Braves vs Twins Spring Training game thread

Braves vs Twins Spring Training game thread

Photo by Joe Robbins/ Max Fried is scheduled to make his third start of the spring for the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday when they travel over to Fort Myers to take on the Minnesota Twins. Fried has allowed six hits and three runs over three innings so far this spring. Ronald Acuna Jr., Ozzie Albies and Marcell Ozuna will all make the trip and are in the lineup. Shea Langeliers will catch Fried and hit eighth in the lineup. Here is today’s #BravesST lineup vs. the Twins: pic.twitter.com/b39n4s1ISL— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) March 11, 2020 Former Brave Josh Donaldson is in the...
Tomahawk Take Mar 11, 2020

Atlanta Braves 2017 Top 10 Prospects: Where Are They Now?

We look back three years at the Atlanta Braves top 10 prospects of the 2017 season and where that wonderful prospect class is today? MLB Pipeline ranked this crop of Atlanta Braves’ prospects as the top farm system in the universe — this is a fun list. Things were beginning to turn around for the […] Atlanta Braves 2017 Top 10 Prospects: Where Are They Now? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
TalkingChop Mar 9, 2020
Braves Roster Watch: Third base battle, rotation spots and more

Braves Roster Watch: Third base battle, rotation spots and more

Photo by Michael Reaves/ Is Austin Riley now the favorite for the third base job? We are now halfway through the Grapefruit League schedule and the Opening Day roster for the Atlanta Braves is starting to take shape. The Braves made their first roster cuts of the spring this past Friday but there are still a few questions that need to be answered. Lineup C - Travis d’Arnaud1B - Freddie Freeman2B - Ozzie AlbiesSS - Dansby Swanson3B -LF - Marcell OzunaCF - Ender InciarteRF - Ronald Acuña Jr. Changes: - NONE One question that has been answered involved the health of Freddie Freeman....
Tomahawk Take Mar 9, 2020

Atlanta Braves vs. NL East Position by Position 2020 Preview: Second Base

The next installment of our evaluation of Atlanta Braves’ position players against the rest of the National League East in 2020 will focus on second base. The Atlanta Braves have been lucky to have found one of the best second basemen in all of Major League Baseball. That player is none other than Ozzie Albies. […] Atlanta Braves vs. NL East Position by Position 2020 Preview: Second Base - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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