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TalkingChop Mar 18, 2019
Talking Chop Podcast Episode 156: Rotation preview and more

Talking Chop Podcast Episode 156: Rotation preview and more

TC’s Scott Coleman joins us. Happy Sunday! The Talking Chop Podcast returns for Episode 156 and, in a refreshing change, it arrives on its typical day. TC’s Scott Coleman joins us and topics include the following: Is Ozzie Albies a candidate to hit lead-off against left-handed pitching? Would that make sense? Darren O’Day isn’t throwing yet and that isn’t ideal Don’t forget to check out the rest of our season preview content Mike Foltynewicz is the best pitcher on the team but he isn’t ready to go just yet Kevin Gausman and Sean Newcomb are rotation locks, but what should...
TalkingChop Mar 17, 2019
Braves News: Kyle Wright continues to impress

Braves News: Kyle Wright continues to impress

Atlanta Braves News Kyle Wright impresses in loss to Red Sox Kyle Wright allowed two runs and struck out five over four innings in Saturday’s loss to the Red Sox. Ozzie Albies was back in the lead off spot and went 2-for-3 at the plate. 5 hot topics as Spring Training nears end MLB.com’s Mark Bowman runs down five hot topics for the Braves as they enter the final week of spring training. MLB News Kershaw unlikely to be ready for Opening Day Dave Roberts acknowledged to reporters on Friday that left-hander Clayton Kershaw is unlikely to be ready for Opening Day. Kershaw has been...

Wright continues case, Albies gets two hits in Braves’ loss

The Braves lost to the Red Sox, 6-1, Saturday in Fort Myers. But the story was yet again Kyle Wright, who’s made a strong case to open the season in the majors.
Ozzie Albies leads off for Braves on Friday

Ozzie Albies leads off for Braves on Friday

Ender Inciarte remains the Braves’ most likely lead-off hitter, but Ozzie Albies got the opportunity Friday against Marlins lefty Wei-Yin Chen.
TalkingChop Mar 15, 2019
Marlins vs Braves Spring Training game thread

Marlins vs Braves Spring Training game thread

Sean Newcomb will make his fourth spring start against the Marlins on Friday. Sean Newcomb will be on the mound Friday when the Atlanta Braves return to action against the Miami Marlins. Newcomb has made three starts so far this spring allowing five hits and three runs over 7 2/3 innings. He struck out six and walked six during that span. Brian Snitker continues to tinker with his lineup. Ozzie Albies moves into the leadoff spot for Friday’s game while Ender Inciarte drops to seventh. Today’s #BravesST lineup vs. the Marlins! pic.twitter.com/5SlKX36NAR— Atlanta Braves (@Braves)...
TalkingChop Mar 13, 2019
Ronald Acuña Jr. continues to wreak havoc during spring training as Braves lose 8-4

Ronald Acuña Jr. continues to wreak havoc during spring training as Braves lose 8-4

Acuña had another great day at the plate. You think he’s ready for the season to start? Ronald Acuña Jr. continued to ravage the Grapefruit League with another good day at the plate, as he drove in two of the Braves’ four runs in a 6-4 defeat against the Nationals. Atlanta’s spring squad wasted no time getting the offense going against Patrick Corbin. Ozzie Albies led off the game with a single and wile he got wiped out in an attempted double play off the bat of Dansby Swanson, Dansby still made it home after Acuña walloped a double out to left field. Acuña added a stolen base...
TalkingChop Mar 6, 2019
Freddie Freeman puts on a grand display as Braves win both spring training games

Freddie Freeman puts on a grand display as Braves win both spring training games

Freddie Freeman did something during spring training that he has never done during the regular season. Also, there was plenty of good stuff on display as the Braves picked up wins in both of their games today. As far as both results and execution go, it was a good day on two different fronts for the Braves as they won both of their split squad games in spring training action today. On the home front, the Braves showed us what could happen in a best-case scenario when it comes to the top of their lineup. While Josh Donaldson still has yet to make his spring training debut, Ozzie Albies took...
Braves need help from some top prospects in 2019

Braves need help from some top prospects in 2019

Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson played in his first game of this spring training Tuesday at the Yankees (he got a hit ). Swanson delayed his debut to get his left wrist right. It bothered him for much of last season, kept him out of the postseason and required surgery during the offseason.
Tomahawk Take Mar 2, 2019

Atlanta Braves Farm System Ranked Third by MLB

MLB.com revealed their annual MLB prospect rankings on Friday and the Atlanta Braves farm system ranked as the third best in all of baseball. Before the 2017 season, the Atlanta Braves were ranked number one on this list. But with guys like Ronald Acuna, Ozzie Albies, and Sean Newcomb now staples on the active roster, […] Atlanta Braves Farm System Ranked Third by MLB - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Bleed Cubbie Blue Feb 22, 2019
Know your enemy: Atlanta Braves

Know your enemy: Atlanta Braves

These guys will be formidable again in 2019. After a couple of down years, the Braves roared right back into the postseason picture with a N.L. East title, provided mainly by guys from their own system: Ronald Acuna Jr., Ozzie Albies, Mike Foltynewicz and Sean Newcomb. They added to that a fine season by Nick Markakis, who they retained at a far-below-market rate on a one-year deal for 2019. The Braves have also made some shrewd trades over the last few years, acquiring a couple of No. 1 draft picks from other teams. Starting shortstop Dansby Swanson came over in a deal that sent Shelby...

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