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Jun 19, 2018

What Kelvin Herrera to the Washington Nationals means for the Atlanta Braves

According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the Washington Nationals have traded for Kansas City Royals’ closer Kelvin Herrera. What does this mean for the Braves? For the fourth straight season, the Washington Nationals have traded for a big-name reliever in the middle of the season. Trades in previous years for Sean Doolittle and Ryan […] What Kelvin Herrera to the Washington Nationals means for the Atlanta Braves - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 19, 2018

Atlanta Braves draft tracking; Six signings announced

Monday the Atlanta Braves added six more names to the list of draft selections signed. That brings the total officially signed to nine. The six signees were all selected after the first ten rounds and all signed for the full $125,000 slot allowed for those selections. Today’s group included two starting pitchers, a first baseman, […] Atlanta Braves draft tracking; Six signings announced - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 18, 2018

Atlanta Braves: the omnibus Jacob deGrom discussion thread

I’m all over a respectable trade rumor – or even a bit of idle speculation that makes some sense.  But there’s a whole lotta noise out now about a trade that almost certainly will never happen. There are a lot of rumors that will involve the Atlanta Braves this Summer.  That’s what happens for both […] Atlanta Braves: the omnibus Jacob deGrom discussion thread - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 16, 2018

Solo homer from Culberson proved enough in Atlanta Braves 1-0 win

The lone run was enough as Atlanta Braves Sean Newcomb pitched another good game with seven K’s in six innings It was a rather quiet day for most both sides of the offense as the Atlanta Braves looked to take game three of the series. The Padres initially continued their hot bat from game two. […] Solo homer from Culberson proved enough in Atlanta Braves 1-0 win - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 16, 2018

Atlanta Braves send Mike Foltynewicz to the DL: Activate Julio Teheran

News no Atlanta Braves fan wanted to hear; Mike Foltynewicz triceps tendonitis hasn’t improved. As a result, he’s been placed the 10-day disabled list. Just 10 minutes ago MLBTR broke the news that Mike Foltynewicz switched places with Julio Teheran on the 10-day DL. The move is backdated to June 13th. Those who watched the […] Atlanta Braves send Mike Foltynewicz to the DL: Activate Julio Teheran - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 16, 2018

Atlanta Braves trade talk: Alex Anthopoulos sticks to the plan

Trades winds swirl around the Atlanta Braves, third base remains unresolved and the bullpen needs help, but the GM isn’t going to go crazy at the deadline. .John Hart said it simply on MLB Central Friday morning. The Braves will look to improve the roster while protecting the assets. The Atlanta Braves’ system relies on […] Atlanta Braves trade talk: Alex Anthopoulos sticks to the plan - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 16, 2018

Atlanta Braves: is the baseball attendance bug hitting home?

We’re past the early weather issues, so maybe we can now take an honest look at the numbers of fans in the stands around baseball.  Hint:  there are concerns. Despite last night’s stumble, the Atlanta Braves are still in first place and still hold the second-best record (by wins) in the National League.  At the […] Atlanta Braves: is the baseball attendance bug hitting home? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 15, 2018

Atlanta Braves draft signing tracker

The Atlanta Braves made interesting selections in the draft. Some signed, others will. Signing all of them without exceed the pool allocation is the issue. The Atlanta Braves draft pool shrank this year after they lost their third round selection due to the scandal. The Braves started with a  $8,267,300 poll and may use that […] Atlanta Braves draft signing tracker - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 14, 2018

Atlanta Braves right-handed pitcher Josh Ravin was struck in head by a line drive in Gwinnett’s game

Scary, scary situation in the Braves Triple-A game on Thursday evening Atlanta Braves right-handed pitcher Josh Ravin was struck in the head by a line drive on Thursday night.  The Gwinnett Stripers were facing the Durham Bulls and were up 3-2 heading into the 9th inning.  That’s when Ravin was called on to close out […] Atlanta Braves right-handed pitcher Josh Ravin was struck in head by a line drive in Gwinnett’s game - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 14, 2018

Analyzing the struggles for Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Julio Teheran

With one-third of the season complete, the Atlanta Braves have some interesting decisions that will arise. Of those decisions: Julio Teheran. It’s no secret that Julio Teheran has not been the All-Star caliber pitcher that he once was for the Atlanta Braves. After his recent start in San Diego, Teheran landed on the disabled list […] Analyzing the struggles for Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Julio Teheran - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 14, 2018

What does the trade market look like for Julio Teheran and do the Atlanta Braves have options?

Braves starting pitcher Julio Teheran on the trade market? If so, where, how, when, what?? Absolutely. I think the Atlanta Braves would trade Teheran if the right scenario arises.  Problem is, that’s going to be difficult. Other teams are in the market for a pitcher with the cost and potential of Teheran. Numerous teams could […] What does the trade market look like for Julio Teheran and do the Atlanta Braves have options? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 14, 2018

Atlanta Braves midday chop: Newcomb and Foltynewicz most improved

The Atlanta Braves Tuesday turned out pretty well. Sean Newcomb and Mike Foltynewicz appeared on the most improved list while Freeman and Soroka dominated the Mets again. In case you missed yesterday’s game, Mike Soroka once again owned the Mets. On the Mets list of Braves they don’t want to see in the lineup, Soroka’s […] Atlanta Braves midday chop: Newcomb and Foltynewicz most improved - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 13, 2018

Atlanta Braves Spring deal getting notice, awards

Winning – it’s a great thing.  But while our Braves team is doing that on the field this year, another effort is also generating some winning. North Port, Florida will be the home of the Atlanta Braves as the calendar turns from Winter to Spring in 2019 and beyond.  But the project itself it already […] Atlanta Braves Spring deal getting notice, awards - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 13, 2018

Atlanta Braves afternoon update: Mike Soroka activated blanks Mets 2-0

After last night’s victory over the Mets, the Atlanta Braves swapped pitchers and beat them again this afternoon. Last night Luke Jackson pitched a scoreless ninth inning for the Atlanta Braves, throwing just eight pitches and striking out one. This morning he’s once again designated for assignment. Jackson’s been up and down so many times […] Atlanta Braves afternoon update: Mike Soroka activated blanks Mets 2-0 - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 12, 2018

Atlanta Braves Mike Foltynewicz exits Tuesday’s game against the Mets with a tricep injury

Braves Folty has tricep tightness in throwing arm, but hopefully it’s not that bad The Atlanta Braves defeated the New York Mets in game one of their two game series 8-2, but may have lost their starting pitcher.  I say may, because it sounds as though his exit was just precautionary. The 26-year-old went five […] Atlanta Braves Mike Foltynewicz exits Tuesday’s game against the Mets with a tricep injury - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More