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Atlanta Braves: Revisiting the trade that sent Adam Wainwright to St. Louis

With Atlanta Braves baseball on hiatus, we reflect back on a very famous trade involving a couple of big baseball names between the Braves and the Cardinals. What a wonderful time to revisit famous trades. Today we travel back in time to December of 2003. The Atlanta Braves were gearing up for a run at […] Atlanta Braves: Revisiting the trade that sent Adam Wainwright to St. Louis - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 30, 2020

Atlanta Braves Right Field Position Preview: Ronald Acuna vs. NL East

This is our next installment in the 2020 edition of our annual series evaluating the Atlanta Braves’ position players against the rest of the National League East. Today we preview how the Atlanta Braves stack up against the rest of the NL East in right field. I’m going to utilize Fangraphs’ WAR projections to organize […] Atlanta Braves Right Field Position Preview: Ronald Acuna vs. NL East - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 30, 2020

Atlanta Braves: is Touki Toussaint just in the wrong place?

Nobody is questioning the talent of Atlanta Braves starter Touki Toussaint.  The biggest question is how he can get back to the majors. Just after operations were shut down in Florida, the Atlanta Braves optioned right-hander Touki Toussaint to the Gwinnett Stripers.  This happened on March 19 as a ‘solo’ transaction. This wasn’t exactly a […] Atlanta Braves: is Touki Toussaint just in the wrong place? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 29, 2020

Atlanta Braves Podcast episode 14: a chat with Kiley McDaniel

How do you learn scouting?  How do you go from ‘no experience in baseball’ to be working for the Atlanta Braves?  We have a treat for you this week on the podcast. The MLB draft is going to change this year – we still don’t know exactly what form that will take, but we’re already […] Atlanta Braves Podcast episode 14: a chat with Kiley McDaniel - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 27, 2020

Atlanta Braves and the new service time agreement for 2020

The Atlanta Braves could be watching the clock if this new 2020 labor adjustment agreement between MLB owners and players is exploited for service time reasons. Today, there was peace in the business world of baseball.  Players and owners both agreed to terms on how to handle a shortened season.  The result could have some […] Atlanta Braves and the new service time agreement for 2020 - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 27, 2020

What expanded playoffs in 2020 could mean for the Atlanta Braves

The run to the World Series for the Atlanta Braves could get a little trickier in a shortened 2020 season if Major League Baseball decides to expand the playoffs. These are certainly weird times — that’s the phrase that keeps popping in my mind. On a day when the Atlanta Braves should be playing their […] What expanded playoffs in 2020 could mean for the Atlanta Braves - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Call to the Pen Mar 27, 2020

Atlanta Braves: Bill Bartholomay, RIP – “At 91, I think he just got tired”

Bill Bartholomay, the man who moved the Braves to Atlanta, opened the southeast to the Show, but tried to commercialize Henry Aaron meeting Babe Ruth, dies in New York. The man who gave birth to the Atlanta Braves is dead. So is the man who tried to commercialize Hall of Famer Henry Aaron‘s catch and […] Atlanta Braves: Bill Bartholomay, RIP – “At 91, I think he just got tired” - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Mar 26, 2020

Braves run to 2020 World Series should have started today

Today was supposed to be the best day of the year, and a season that was full of hope for our beloved Atlanta Braves. But for now, that journey is on hold. It’s Opening Day! Or it was supposed to be for the Atlanta Braves and every team in baseball. I’m going to be honest, […] Braves run to 2020 World Series should have started today - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 26, 2020

An Atlanta Braves legend is remembered today for a sad reason

A long-ago Atlanta Braves franchise member was immortalized in a poem apt for this day, except that those words are now eclipsed by today’s non-event on what was to be Opening Day. At the time the ‘saddest of possible words’ were penned, Johnny Evers was a member of the Cubs.  Later on, he was a […] An Atlanta Braves legend is remembered today for a sad reason - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 26, 2020

Atlanta Braves fans: how would you react to neutral-site playoffs?

It’s one of the ideas now on the table – as is virtually every whacky idea under the sun – for this shortened baseball season, but how would Atlanta Braves fans feel if having to travel for a playoff series? Picture this:  the Atlanta Braves win the NL East for a third consecutive time, and […] Atlanta Braves fans: how would you react to neutral-site playoffs? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 25, 2020

Atlanta Braves franchise best outfielders: No. 4 Wally Berger

In 2018 Atlanta Braves fans watched as a rookie outfielder took the league by storm just as Boston Braves fans did 88 years earlier. Ask an average Atlanta Braves fan to name a player from the 1930s Boston Braves roster, and they might say, Rabbit Maranville or Babe Ruth, who played for 46 days in […] Atlanta Braves franchise best outfielders: No. 4 Wally Berger - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 24, 2020

Atlanta Braves’ Fangraphs projections for 2020: the good and the bad

Reviewing Fangraphs projections of the Atlanta Braves compared to the rest of the league. What did they get right and what did they get wrong? The Atlanta Braves are looking for a third consecutive National League East title in 2020. They added a veteran arm in Cole Hamels and replaced Josh Donaldson‘s power bat with […] Atlanta Braves’ Fangraphs projections for 2020: the good and the bad - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 24, 2020

How a shortened season helps the Nats and hurts the Braves

The biggest competition for the Atlanta Braves in the NL East this year, the Washington Nationals, could become huge benefactors from a shortened MLB season in 2020. If we do have an MLB season this year — and I think we will — it will certainly be a shortened one. How the Atlanta Braves manage […] How a shortened season helps the Nats and hurts the Braves - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 24, 2020

Ranking NL East starting rotations: Braves have work to do

The entire month of March, we here at Tomahawk Take have ranked the entire National League East teams by strength at each position. Today we take a shot with the starting rotations and of course that includes the Atlanta Braves. The first thing you will notice is the NL East is loaded with ridiculously good […] Ranking NL East starting rotations: Braves have work to do - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Tomahawk Take Mar 24, 2020

Atlanta Braves hosting of 2021 All-Star game could be delayed

The delay in the start of the 2020 season has ramifications that could extend into next year, a scenario that might move the 2021 All-Star game, which is set to be hosted by the Atlanta Braves. The 2020 All-Star Game was scheduled for Tuesday, July 14 in Los Angeles.  The city of Atlanta and the […] Atlanta Braves hosting of 2021 All-Star game could be delayed - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community

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