1. Atlanta Braves: In Case You're Counting, That's Three in a Row

    With Brooks Conrad’s walk-off grand slam, the Braves have won three games in a row (all by walk-offs) and completed a sweep (even if it was only two games) over the previously surging Cincinnati Reds...

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  2. Atlanta Braves: Re-Analyzing the Left Field Situation

    I’m sure most of you have been in the following situation: You make a decision, it turns out bad, and when you look back at it you realize that you overlooked a major factor which likely led to your bad decision...

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  3. Atlanta Braves: Don't Be Afraid To Give Barbaro Canizares a Chance

    Yesterday, in the Braves second consecutive win (which has turned into a sweep), Troy Glaus had three hits in four trips to the plate (his only out was when Hunter Pence made a diving grab) bringing his season average up 25 points to ...

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  4. Atlanta Braves: Are They The Most Exciting Team in Baseball?

    I feel like the baseball season is halfway over already. I know, the Braves are only 14 games into the year, but doesn’t it seem like so much has happened? First there was Opening ...

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  5. Atlanta Braves: Martin Prado Keeps Hitting, Derek Lowe Keeps Winning

    The Atlanta Braves are 10 games into the season, and they sit at 6-4 after winning their first game against the Rockies. Here are some thoughts from the first week and a half of the year...

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  6. Atlanta Braves: Would The Ideal Lineup Have Yunel Escobar At The Top?

    I know, having Yunel Escobar at the top of the lineup sounds crazy, but the numbers seem to show a different story. .197/.270/.335 (263 Plate Appearances) .179/.281/.232 (64 Plate Appearances) ...

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  7. Atlanta Braves Notes: Ramblings on the Cubs Series

    The Braves just finished up their series against the Cubs. While 2-1 isn't a bad way to start the season, losing 2-0 to finish the series leaves a stale taste in your mouth. Here are some thoughts on the series and the season so far...

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  8. Atlanta Braves Roundtable: Pre-Season Predictions

    With the 2010 regular season just a week away, and many people coming out with their previews for 2010, I decided to ask four fellow Braves writers seven questions about the Atlanta Braves to give everyone some different views on the 2010 season...

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  9. Atlanta Braves Projected Roster: March 25th Edition

    With less than two weeks until opening day, most the roster is set. However, a few position battles will likely go down to the final week...

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  10. Atlanta Braves: What Does the Second Round of Cuts Mean

    As we move further and further into spring training, players inevitably continue to get cut. Sunday, the Braves made some more cuts which narrows down the number of players who could win a spot in the bullpen or on the bench...

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  11. Is Jason Heyward the Atlanta Braves' Best Leadoff Option in 2010?

    Nate McLouth is currently penciled in as the Atlanta Braves' leadoff hitter for the 2010 season. But following a poor 2009 season, during which he was traded from the Pirates to the ...

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  12. Atlanta Braves: 15 Rookies Who Could Make an Impact in 2010

    Every year, some unheralded rookies come out of nowhere and end up playing a big role in a team’s season...

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  13. Atlanta Braves Projected Roster: March 8 Edition

    With a week of spring training in the books, I will give my first projected roster of the year. Most of the spots were already filled coming into spring training. In fact, I think that there are only 5 spots where any changes could happen...

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  14. Analyzing the Atlanta Braves Non-Roster Invitees: Hitting Prospects

    With the first Spring Training game later today, it is time to look at the last four non-roster invitees that the Braves have in camp with them. These four players include two infield and two outfield prospects...

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  15. The Atlanta Braves' Five Bold Predictions for 2010

    The Braves are reporting to Spring Camp on Friday, and after an off-season full of moves, hopes are high heading into the 2010 season...

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  16. Analyzing the Atlanta Braves Non-Roster Invitees: Pitching Prospects

    With less than eight days left until the Braves begin Spring Training, I will continue to go through the non-roster invitees and analyze who has a chance to make the team. Up now, the three pitching prospects heading south with the Braves...

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  17. Atlanta Braves: Analyzing The Non-Roster Invitees: Other Non-Prospects

    Less than 10 days from now, the Braves will have pitchers and catchers report to spring training and officially kick off their 2010 campaign...

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  18. Atlanta Braves: Analyzing the Non-Roster Invitees: Outfield Edition

    With just 14 days remaining until the Braves kick off spring training, two outfielders are on the list of non-roster invitees. While some prospects inside the organization will likely net invites, I don’t see the Braves bringing any more free agents

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  19. Atlanta Braves: Analyzing the Non-Roster Invitees: Infield Edition

    With only 17 days remaining until the Braves kick off spring training, only one infielder is on the list of non-roster invitees...

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  20. Atlanta Braves: Analyzing the Non-Roster Invitees: Pitchers Edition

    While the final list of non-roster invitees has not yet been set, the Braves will, in all likelihood, not add any more free agents to the list at this point...

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  21. Top Five "Brave" Surprises Of 2009

    The 2009 season is in the books, and it was one of, if not the, most frustrating seasons I can remember for the Braves...

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  22. Atlanta Braves Must Solve the Nationals to Have a Shot at October

    With 10 games left to go in the 2009 season, the Atlanta Braves are currently four games behind the Colorado Rockies in the hunt for the Wild Card. To say the least, the 2009 season has been extremely frustrating for Braves fans...

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  23. With the Game on the Line, the Braves Turned to...Greg Norton?

    I consider myself to be a very optimistic person when it comes to sports. Talk to me about college football and I will tell you how Virginia Tech has a great shot to be in the National Championship if they can just get past Alabama...

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  24. Down On the Farm: Danville Braves Update

    This week Down the Farm will continue to review the Braves minor league affiliates and provide an update on the Danville Braves. The Danville Braves currently have the best record of any team in the Braves system, with a 34-17 record...

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  25. A Letter To the Atlanta Braves: What Team Am I Writing To?

    Dear Atlanta Braves, Please make up your mind. I cannot tell what to make of you. After Thursday night’s loss to the Dodgers, I had given up all hope. Then, out of nowhere, clutch hits happen, you win in 12 innings and hope is restored...

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