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Tomahawk Take Jan 25, 2020

Atlanta Braves: The Upward Trajectory of Marcell Ozuna

On January 21st the Atlanta Braves made another splashy free-agent acquisition this offseason. We take a look at the improvement in Ozuna’s game last season. Atlanta Braves‘ fans were left reeling with shock when news broke that Josh Donaldson had signed a four-year pact with the Minnesota Twins. We had talked ourselves into the impression […] Atlanta Braves: The Upward Trajectory of Marcell Ozuna - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 25, 2020

TomahawkTake Podcast Episode 8: where the Atlanta Braves go from here

So the Atlanta Braves now have their big bat.  But what are the chances they’re gonna just ‘mail it in’ for the rest of the Winter? You’ve got to admit it:  Alex Anthopoulos is really having a heckuva offseason.  He’s spent money on his Atlanta Braves early, often, and now late as well. But now […] TomahawkTake Podcast Episode 8: where the Atlanta Braves go from here - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 24, 2020

Atlanta Braves: Marcell Ozuna deal could be best Winter signing

The Atlanta Braves got another player on a single-year contract. There’s always a risk involved in these deals, but the risk of this one being bad is about as low as you can imagine. Sure, the true positional opening was at third base, but when the Atlanta Braves agreed to disagree on coming to terms […] Atlanta Braves: Marcell Ozuna deal could be best Winter signing - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Jan 24, 2020

Atlanta Braves: Did Marcell Ozuna Make The Right Decision?

The Atlanta Braves secured the services of OF Marcell Ozuna for 1 year and $18M.  Ozuna reportedly turned down multi-year offers.  Was that the right choice? Marcell Ozuna was one of the premier free agents on the market this offseason.  He signed a 1-year deal to play for the Atlanta Braves valued right around the qualifying offer amount […] Atlanta Braves: Did Marcell Ozuna Make The Right Decision? - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 24, 2020

3 reasons Atlanta Braves shouldn’t trade Ender Inciarte right now

We look at three reasons why the Atlanta Braves shouldn’t trade Ender Inciarte right now and why they need him for the 2020 season. It seems like people have been trying to trade Ender Inciarte off the Atlanta Braves since he arrived. And that talk has picked up again since the Braves signed Marcell Ozuna. […] 3 reasons Atlanta Braves shouldn’t trade Ender Inciarte right now - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 24, 2020

Atlanta Braves are setup to be big spenders in coming offseasons

Spring training is just around the corner, and it feels like the Atlanta Braves might be done spending money to upgrade the roster. That’s not a big deal as the Atlanta Braves currently sit just north of $150 million for team payroll. That number could be swayed a tad bit more or less depending on […] Atlanta Braves are setup to be big spenders in coming offseasons - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 24, 2020

Atlanta Braves GM on Josh Donaldson, third base, and money

Atlanta Braves General Manager Alex Anthopoulos called Chris “Mad Dog” Russo’s High Heat show on MLB Network Thursday and discussed the team’s offseason. I usually turn the volume down when Mad Dog Russo is ranting about something, but when he said Atlanta Braves GM Alex Anthopoulos would call in after the break, I turned it up […] Atlanta Braves GM on Josh Donaldson, third base, and money - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 23, 2020

Friends Don’t Let Friends Watch the Atlanta Braves Alone

We take a look at an online Atlanta Braves’ community by talking with its founder, Gregory Harp. After covering the Atlanta Braves’ offseason moves from every which angle, today we take a small break from Josh Donaldson and Marcell Ozuna and focus on a community of fans united by their love of the Braves. Nobody […] Friends Don’t Let Friends Watch the Atlanta Braves Alone - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 23, 2020

Atlanta Braves: Promotions you won’t want to miss for the 2020 season

One of my favorite parts about the months leading up to spring training is the announcement of Atlanta Braves promotions. I am a huge collector of bobbleheads, as mentioned in my article I published last year about the Atlanta Braves 2019’s promotions. There are a lot of bobbleheads I will be looking to add to […] Atlanta Braves: Promotions you won’t want to miss for the 2020 season - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 23, 2020

Atlanta Braves infield defense vs Outs Above Average — an OAA primer

Depending on whose metric you prefer, the Atlanta Braves were either very good, mediocre, or poor in 2019. Most agree they know good defense when they see it, but nailing it down to a number isn’t that easy. Atlanta Braves GM Alex Anthopoulos emphasizes good defense, but how do we know what that means. Typically, […] Atlanta Braves infield defense vs Outs Above Average — an OAA primer - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Jan 22, 2020

Atlanta Braves: Marcell Ozuna agrees to contract.

Marcell Ozuna is primed to put up big numbers while patrolling left field for the Atlanta Braves. Having missed out on the Josh Donaldson sweepstakes, the Atlanta Braves did their best to replace his offensive numbers by agreeing on a one year contract with outfielder Marcell Ozuna. Ozuna, who batted .241 while hitting 29 home […] Atlanta Braves: Marcell Ozuna agrees to contract. - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 22, 2020

Atlanta Braves: Spring Training Non-Roster Invites

The Atlanta Braves announced Wednesday afternoon they have invited 26 players not on their 40-man roster to Spring Training and there are some big names on this list. While the likelihood of any of the non-roster invitees making the Atlanta Braves roster out of camp is low, it is fun to see some of the […] Atlanta Braves: Spring Training Non-Roster Invites - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 22, 2020

Atlanta Braves: What to do with a suddenly crowded outfield

  With the Atlanta Braves signing Marcell Ozuna Tuesday evening, there are now five outfielders on the roster, with two top prospects on the horizon. What should the team do with the surplus? After failing to resign Josh Donaldson, the Atlanta Braves switched their focus to the outfield in order to fill the cleanup spot […] Atlanta Braves: What to do with a suddenly crowded outfield - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 22, 2020

The Atlanta Braves have signed Marcell Ozuna: 3 important takeaways

It was an announcement that probably wasn’t intended for Hall of Fame night, but it does underscore just how much the Atlanta Braves have been driving offseason events. In case you were driving home or having dinner last evening when it happened (raises hand), the Atlanta Braves got their middle-of-the-order hitter last night in Marcell […] The Atlanta Braves have signed Marcell Ozuna: 3 important takeaways - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jan 22, 2020

Podcast: Talking Braves ZiPS projections with Dan Szymborski

On this special edition of the Tomahawk Take podcast, we interview Dan Szymborski of FanGraphs on his ZiPS projections for the Atlanta Braves. Everyone loves projections this time of year, so we were fortunate enough to talk to one of the best in the business on the upcoming Atlanta Braves season. Dan Szymborski is the […] Podcast: Talking Braves ZiPS projections with Dan Szymborski - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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