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Jan 24, 2023

Braves News: Scott Rolen elected to Hall of Fame, Andruw Jones falls short

Going into the Baseball Hall of Fame announcement on Tuesday evening, it did not look great for any other Atlanta Braves were going to be joining Fred McGriff in this year’s Hall of Fame class. A cursory look at Ryan Thibodaux’s fantastic Hall of Fame Ballot tracker showed that Andruw Jones had appeared on below 70% […] Braves News: Scott Rolen elected to Hall of Fame, Andruw Jones falls short - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 24, 2023

Examining the 2023 Atlanta Braves ZiPS Projections

Every year for more than a decade, FanGraphs writer, Dan Szymborski, releases ZiPS Projections for every team. Today, the 2023 Atlanta Braves ZiPS Projections have been released. We’ll be breaking down the projections, from whether or not Spencer Strider is projected to strike out 300 batters to whether ZiPS believes Vaughn Grissom can replace Dansby Swanson […] Examining the 2023 Atlanta Braves ZiPS Projections - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 24, 2023

Braves News: Ben Ingram and Tom Hart among candidates for new Braves broadcaster

With the recent departure of Chip Caray to the St. Louis Cardinals, the Atlanta Braves now find themselves in need of a new play by play broadcaster. Many names are getting thrown around, and with how exciting this Braves team is to watch, the job figures to be highly coveted. According to Braves beat writer, Mark […] Braves News: Ben Ingram and Tom Hart among candidates for new Braves broadcaster - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 24, 2023

Atlanta Braves: Bold predictions for the 2023 season

While we can reasonably expect the Atlanta Braves, on the whole, to be a very good baseball team in 2023, it would be foolish to try to predict exactly what happens next season. No one saw Michael Harris II or Vaughn Grissom having the impact they did last year nor did we expect Ozzie Albies […] Atlanta Braves: Bold predictions for the 2023 season - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 24, 2023

Braves News: Chip Caray gets a new job, Hector Olivera trade retrospective, more

While the Atlanta Braves didn’t make any moves yesterday, it was still a pretty consequential day for Braves fans that watching the Braves on TV with any amount of regularity. Chip Caray has been a mainstay on Braves broadcasts for years and it is fair to say that he has been….a polarizing figure to say […] Braves News: Chip Caray gets a new job, Hector Olivera trade retrospective, more - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 24, 2023

Atlanta Braves: Which Braves position player will finish with the highest WAR in 2023?

The Atlanta Braves are set to have a loaded lineup going into the 2023. There are around half a dozen guys in the field that could end up being All-Stars next season including several guys who could end up winning the National League MVP.  That is a good place to be. The question, then, is […] Atlanta Braves: Which Braves position player will finish with the highest WAR in 2023? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 23, 2023

Braves News: Chip Caray Leaves for St Louis Cardinals Broadcast

Surprising news emerged earlier today that Chip Caray was a leading candidate to take the St Louis Cardinals play by play job. We now have confirmation that Caray will indeed be leaving the Atlanta Braves and heading to St Louis. Chip Caray is leaving the #Braves TV broadcast booth for a similar position with the […] Braves News: Chip Caray Leaves for St Louis Cardinals Broadcast - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 23, 2023

Braves News: Chip Caray could be moving on to call Cardinals games

If you have watched Atlanta Braves games for the past decade plus, you have likely become very familiar with the voice of Chip Caray on the local broadcasts. From his propensity to think every fly ball that clears the infield is going to be a home run to his running bits/mistakes and willingness to commiserate […] Braves News: Chip Caray could be moving on to call Cardinals games - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 23, 2023

Atlanta Braves Top Franchise Managers: #4 – Brian Snitker

The Atlanta Braves team that opened the 2016 season were pretenders instead of contenders. After opening the campaign with a 9-28 record, they handed their manager his last paycheck and called up old-faithful. The Atlanta Braves signed Brian Snitker in 1977, and he’s been with the club since then. At least, that’s the headline we […] Atlanta Braves Top Franchise Managers: #4 – Brian Snitker - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 23, 2023

Braves News: How does the Braves’ rotation stack up?, Dana Brown, more

It was a reasonably eventful day when it comes to our Atlanta Braves on Saturday as we got some clarity on how Ronald Acuna Jr. is doing and we also got some more intrigue regarding the fate of the Braves’ scouting director, Dana Brown. We’ll deal with the latter first. Dana Brown has long been […] Braves News: How does the Braves’ rotation stack up?, Dana Brown, more - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 23, 2023

Atlanta Braves: Looking back at the Hector Olivera trade disaster

In 2015, the Atlanta Braves were in the middle of their rebuild. At the trade deadline, however, they traded for Hector Olivera in a three-team trade that looked pretty bad at the time. Somehow, it got even worse. Just a year later, Olivera’s time with the Braves was over after just 30 games with the […] Atlanta Braves: Looking back at the Hector Olivera trade disaster - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 22, 2023

Braves News: Scouting director Dana Brown leading candidate for Astros GM position

The Atlanta Braves have been pretty fortunate in recent years to not lose too many coaches or executives to getting poached by other organizations. Other than Perry Minasian heading to the Angels to take over their GM spot and hitting coach Jose Castro going to the White Sox this offseason, the Braves have largely been […] Braves News: Scouting director Dana Brown leading candidate for Astros GM position - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 22, 2023

Ronald Acuna Jr. will DH in winter league finale, likely to miss WBC

One member of the Atlanta Braves that is on a lot of folks minds is Ronald Acuna Jr. While we saw glimpses of the Ronnie that we are used to inspiring awe on a baseball field last year, his recovery from knee surgery was tougher than expected and that led to him to be hampered […] Ronald Acuna Jr. will DH in winter league finale, likely to miss WBC - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 22, 2023

Braves News: Takeaways from Braves Fest, player projections, more

Yesterday, the Atlanta Braves held yet another successful Braves Fest with lot of activities for Braves fans and a ton of interaction with current and former Braves players. Aside from the criminal overpricing/restrictions when it comes to autographs, it is largely a great time for all of those involved. We did get a bit of […] Braves News: Takeaways from Braves Fest, player projections, more - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community
Jan 22, 2023

Atlanta Braves: Ranking the NL East 2023 starting rotations

If there is one thing that is clear from the Atlanta Braves and their other divisional opponents, it’s that the NL East is as deep as any division in baseball when it comes to the talent of each team’s starting rotation. So, with that thought in mind, let’s take a look at each team in […] Atlanta Braves: Ranking the NL East 2023 starting rotations - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community