1. Atlanta Braves: Positional Battles to Watch This Spring

    Sure, the Atlanta Braves' starting lineup and rotation are almost written in stone, but not all the spots on the 25-man Opening Day roster have been secured...

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about over 1 year ago 6,281 reads 13 comments

  2. Uptons in the Outfield: A Look at the Braves' Sibling Rivalry

    With the offseason signing of B.J. Upton and the trade last week to acquire his brother Justin, the Atlanta Braves feel they have assembled baseball's best, most exciting outfield...

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about over 1 year ago 1,871 reads 5 comments

  3. CM Punk Must Defeat the Rock at the WWE Royal Rumble

    CM Punk has held the WWE Championship for over 15 months, which is the longest continuous reign in nearly 25 years. So when Punk finally loses the championship, it needs to be special...

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about over 1 year ago 4,094 reads 61 comments

  4. The Devil Trades Prado: Why Arizona May Have Won the Justin Upton Trade

    Atlanta Braves fans everywhere rejoiced Thursday morning, as news crossed the wire that a trade had been finalized and the team was officially acquiring Justin Upton from the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about over 1 year ago 1,315 reads 13 comments

  5. WWE: Why Michael Cole Is the Best Heel in Wrestling

    "Ladies and gentlemen, could I have your attention please? I've just received an email from the anonymous Raw general manager.....

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about over 3 years ago 2,013 reads 47 comments

  6. Jason Heyward: Can the Atlanta Braves Star Still Be Rookie of the Year?

    Jason Heyward has been under intense scrutiny since the moment he set foot on a major league field. This intensified one at-bat later, when he hit his first major league home run...

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about almost 4 years ago 723 reads 7 comments

  7. Great Beatings in Atlanta Braves History

    Yes, the Braves truly got their hats handed to them this evening, with a 17-2 crushing at the hands of the San Diego Padres...

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about 4 years ago 1,498 reads 1 comments

  8. As Jason Goes K-ward, How Long Will the Braves Wait To Make a Change?

    Yes, it's only been four games. Yes, the opening day home run raised everyone's expectations. Yes, he's human. However, something is undeniably not right with Jason Heyward right now...

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about 4 years ago 603 reads 7 comments

  9. Where Do You Go After a Career-Opening Homerun?

    I know what you're thinking. "Great, another article about Jason Heyward. Can't have too many of those." Yes, much has been said of the Atlanta Braves' rookie right-fielder. However, after his performance on opening day, it seems to be justified...

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about over 4 years ago 62 reads 0 comments

  10. Brave New...Starter?

    When Derek Lowe took the mound Monday at Turner Field, he became the first Atlanta Brave to repeat as opening day starter since 1996...

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about over 4 years ago 414 reads 0 comments

  11. Atlanta Braves Shatter Opening Day Records

    All spring, the talk has been about how the Atlanta Braves want Bobby Cox's last season in the dugout to be a big one, hopefully leading to a World Series. Monday's game against the Chicago Cubs showed they mean business...

    Erskine Thompson Written by Erskine Thompson about over 4 years ago 232 reads 0 comments