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Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves sign free agent RHP Michael Tonkin

The Atlanta Braves have signed yet another veteran pitcher to a minor league deal. After signing free agent Jackson Stephens earlier this month, the Atlanta Braves had added yet another free agent arm as the club has signed right-hander Michael Tonkin to a minor league deal and assigned him to Triple-A Gwinnett. Atlanta Braves sign […] Atlanta Braves sign free agent RHP Michael Tonkin - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community

Amazin Avenue

Mets Morning News for January 19, 2022

Photo by Mark Brown/ Your Wednesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Steve Cohen embracing the Mets’ history is smart for all involved. How will Robinson Cano fit in with the 2022 Mets? Jim Bowden looks at what it could take for the Mets to trade for Josh Hader. Around the National League East Former Mets bench coach Dave Jauss has joined the Washington Nationals as their senior advisor for player development. Why didn’t the Braves pay Freddie Freeman before the lockout started? You can view the Marlins 2022 ZiPS...

Fish Stripes

Marlins Look to Improving Pitch Rotation

The Miami Marlins are inarguably among the top teams in the National League with a rich pitching rotation. This has led to numerous trade speculations since the team needs to find a controllable outfielder. As part of the Jacob Stallings deal, the Miami Marlins have traded Zach Thompson to the Pirates but are still open to other moves that address specific player positions. Let’s dive in at some Miami Marlins players who could come up in pitching discussions. Best Value Combination and Potential Availability The Atlanta Braves were crowned the 2021 World Series champions....

Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves: would you do this trade?

The Atlanta Braves have been looking for a “true” center fielder.  But would they do this trade proposed by a writer for TheAthletic? The World Champion Atlanta Braves truly have few holes to fill in their regular (non-pitching) lineup.  Clearly, any moves they would make on that side of the ball would mostly be “just […] Atlanta Braves: would you do this trade? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - Atlanta Braves News & Fan Community

Call to the Pen

Josh Bell – the Washington Nationals quiet trade candidate

The Washington Nationals seem to be the forgotten team in the NL East. While other teams have been making moves, and the Braves won the World Series, the Nationals have signed Cesar Hernandez to a one year deal. Given their quiet offseason, and what promises to be a difficult division in 2022, it is easy […] Josh Bell – the Washington Nationals quiet trade candidate - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Call to the Pen

Freddie Freeman’s Atlanta Braves path could be like Yadier Molina’s with Cardinals

Think all the way back to last offseason. Think back to a time before the Atlanta Braves had won the World Series and there was any talk of Freddie Freeman leaving the Braves in free agency. It may seem like a lifetime ago but, if you can remember back that far, you’ll remember the tale […] Freddie Freeman’s Atlanta Braves path could be like Yadier Molina’s with Cardinals - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Rox Pile

8 trade targets from the Miami Marlins for the Colorado Rockies

Our trade target series for the Colorado Rockies continues today in the National League East with the Miami Marlins. The 2020 Marlins, due to the expanded playoff structure, made the playoffs and they even made it to the NLDS but they were swept by the Atlanta Braves. In 2021, they lost 95 games. Both the […] 8 trade targets from the Miami Marlins for the Colorado Rockies - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - Colorado Rockies News, Rumors, and Fan Community

Rox Pile

Is former Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman realistic for the Colorado Rockies?

Former Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman will still be on the free agent market whenever the lockout ends this offseason and he is one of the biggest free agents left on the market but, despite how the Colorado Rockies have operated in recent years, could they be a fit for Freddie Freeman? Over at […] Is former Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman realistic for the Colorado Rockies? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - Colorado Rockies News, Rumors, and Fan Community

Pinstripe Alley

NYY News: Freddie ready for the Bronx?

Photo by Megan Varner/ Yankees monitoring Freddie Freeman; Ten New Years’ resolutions; Brett Gardner, other veterans who could retire; Recounting ties between Yankees, Virginia Tech MLB Trade Rumors | Tim Dierkes: Many assumed that Freddie Freeman returning to the Braves would be a foregone conclusion. However, lack of traction between the two sides in contract talks that preceded the shutdown has thrown that belief into question. Bob Nightengale reported from the GM meetings that Freeman rejected Atlanta’s five-year, $135 million offer as he seeks at least a sixth...

Rox Pile

8 trade targets from the Atlanta Braves for the Colorado Rockies

The Atlanta Braves and Colorado Rockies are in two completely different worlds in baseball. The Atlanta Braves won the World Series for the first time in more than a quarter of a century in 2021, as they defeated the Houston Astros in six games. The Braves did that, largely, because their general manager, Alex Anthopoulos […] 8 trade targets from the Atlanta Braves for the Colorado Rockies - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - Colorado Rockies News, Rumors, and Fan Community

Redbird Rants

Why the St. Louis Cardinals won’t sign Freddie Freeman

Why the St. Louis Cardinals won’t sign Freddie Freeman, starting with the obvious: Paul Goldschmidt, and his contract. There has been one free agent that I have ruled out for the St. Louis Cardinals all offseason and it’s been Freddie Freeman, the star first baseman for the defending World Series champion Atlanta Braves. So, let’s […] Why the St. Louis Cardinals won’t sign Freddie Freeman - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - St Louis Cardinals news, rumors and free agency updates from the insider fans and analysts at Redbird Rants

Zack Greinke to the Astros and the biggest moves of the 2019 MLB trade deadline | Baseball Tonight

Buster Olney, Mark Teixeira, Tim Kurkjian, Jeff Passan and Keith Law react to the biggest stories of the 2019 MLB trade deadline including the blockbuster trade that sent Arizona Diamondbacks starter Zack Greinke to the Houston Astros, the Atlanta Braves

MLB.com FastCast: Braves introduce Donaldson - 11/27/18

The Braves introduce Josh Donaldson at a news conference, plus the Phillies host free agent pitcher Patrick Corbin for a visit About Major League Baseball: Major League Baseball (MLB) is the most historic professional sports league in the United States