1. Atlanta Braves Season Preview: What to Expect in 2012

    Last season was a season of hard work and hard luck, a mix of joy and heartache, and a season in which a team was on top of the National League Wild Card standings with just weeks to go and managed to blow it in the last game...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about over 2 years ago 495 reads 1 comments

  2. Speed in the Pasture: The Case for Jose Constanza as Atlanta Braves' Starting LF

    This year in Atlanta Braves baseball has been marred by injury and a failed attempt to get anything worthwhile out of previous starting outfielders Nate McLouth and the former Atlanta Brave Jordan Schafer...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about 3 years ago 1,169 reads 3 comments

  3. Atlanta Braves Trade Rumors: Options for the Braves' Deadline Plan

    Looking at the MLB rumor wire, it seems as though all the trade talk surrounds a deal that would send Mike Minor of the Atlanta Braves to the New York Mets for Carlos Beltran ...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about over 3 years ago 1,667 reads 4 comments

  4. Atlanta Braves Spring Training 2011: Weekly Update for March 7-12, 2011

    Throughout the process of Spring Training, I intend to bring you a weekly update on the progress of key Atlanta Braves ' players and of the team as a whole...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about over 3 years ago 1,394 reads 2 comments

  5. 2011 Atlanta Braves: The Beginning Of The Fredi Gonzalez Era

    Well, Braves fans, it's time to oil up the glove, tar up the bat and head out for another season. Here's what I expect the Braves to look like by position: Catcher Brian ...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about over 3 years ago 744 reads 0 comments

  6. Atlanta Braves Offseason Outlook: Shin-Soo Choo and Other Outfield Options

    Well, folks, the Atlanta Braves have been doing some much-needed improvements to their roster and the results are starting to look nice...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about almost 4 years ago 2,449 reads 16 comments

  7. Titanic Pickup: Randy Moss Claimed Off Waivers By the Tennessee Titans

    It's official, Tennessee Titans fans: Randall Gene "Randy" Moss is now a Tennessee Titan. Claimed off waivers by the Titans on Wednesday, the Titans gain a veteran receiver with ...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about almost 4 years ago 105 reads 0 comments

  8. MLB Playoffs: Atlanta Braves Beat Phillies 8-7, Clinch Wild Card

    As a diehard Atlanta Braves fan, I can honestly say that five years doesn't seem like all that long to wait, but it felt like eternity to me...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about 4 years ago 606 reads 2 comments

  9. Tennessee Titans Capitalize on Mistakes, Romp New York Giants, 29-10

    I wrote a column last week discussing the miscues from Week Two, noting what the Tennessee Titans needed to do to improve from their showing against the Pittsburgh Steelers...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about 4 years ago 370 reads 1 comments

  10. Tennessee's Titanic Miscues: How the Titans Can Improve on Week Two

    I think we in the Tennessee Titans bandwagon got a little comfortable cruising around Oakland. Once we got around Pittsburgh, we encountered a little turbulence...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about 4 years ago 360 reads 2 comments

  11. Not Brave Enough: Atlanta Braves Lose 3-1, Drop to Four Games Back

    The Atlanta Braves got on the board early last night, but a two-run fifth inning for the Philadelphia Phillies sunk the Braves, with the Braves losing 3-1...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about 4 years ago 194 reads 3 comments

  12. Integrity: The One Word That Should Be Engraved At The University of Tennessee

    The latest incident with Bruce Pearl bringing the University of Tennessee basketball program under suspicion due to lying about recruiting calls simply echoes the issues going on across the campus...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about 4 years ago 202 reads 0 comments

  13. All Chopped Out: The 10 Biggest Busts in Recent Atlanta Braves History

    I have heard some grumblings while riding on the Atlanta Braves' bandwagon about Derek Lowe and his rather tepid performance as a starter since signing his 4 year, $60 million contract...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about 4 years ago 461 reads 13 comments

  14. What Does the Derrek Lee Addition Mean for the Atlanta Braves?

    On Wednesday, the Atlanta Braves completed a four-player deal with the Chicago Cubs to bring first baseman Derrek Lee to Atlanta. Atlanta gave up three pitchers in the deal to a pitching-deficient club; two were righties, and one was a lefty...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about 4 years ago 857 reads 2 comments

  15. Derek Lee and the Most Notable Braves-Cubs Player Swaps

    On Wednesday, the Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs completed a deal to send first baseman Derrek Lee to Atlanta for three pitching prospects...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about 4 years ago 2,741 reads 3 comments

  16. Jason Heyward, Atlanta Braves Steal One From Washington Nationals

    The Jay-Hey Kid came through again tonight. Jason Heyward, a favorite for the NL Rookie of the Year, hit a double, moved to third on a Chipper Jones sac fly, and stole home on the next pitch...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about 4 years ago 560 reads 1 comments

  17. Tommy Hanson Struggles Again: Atlanta Braves Lose 10-4

    When Braves phenom Tommy Hanson struggled in his last outing, the Braves hoped it was a fluke. Lasting just 3.2 innings against a middle-of-the-road White Sox team, the Braves figured to see Hanson bouncing back against the Tigers...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about over 4 years ago 44 reads 0 comments

  18. Troy Glaus Secures Win in Ninth; Braves Up 1 1/2 Games in NL East

    When the Atlanta Braves signed Troy Glaus this past offseason, they hoped for an offensive spark that has been lacking at first base in recent years; they got much more than they bargained for...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about over 4 years ago 277 reads 3 comments

  19. Atlanta Braves' Win Over Twins Highlights Team Depth, Frank Wren's Brilliance

    When Frank Wren replaced John Schuerholz as General Manager a couple of years ago, Braves’ fans were undoubtedly skeptical that he could come in and make such a difference...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about over 4 years ago 561 reads 1 comments

  20. Atlanta Braves Fight Back: Win 11-7

    Brooks Conrad left Arizona's Chase Field, a dirty man — and he earned every speck. After the Braves blew a five run lead, with Tommy Hanson leaving with a 7-2 lead after five, the Braves got a huge boost from Brooks Conrad...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about over 4 years ago 132 reads 3 comments

  21. Atlanta Braves Offense Sputters: Arizona Diamondbacks Win 2-1

    For awhile, it seemed like the Atlanta Braves could do no wrong. Last night brought the Braves back down to Earth...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about over 4 years ago 127 reads 0 comments

  22. Atlanta Braves Beat Dodgers for Ninth Straight, Extend Lead to 3 Games

    On May 18th, when the Atlanta Braves were cellar-dwellers and 6 1/2 games out of first in the NL East, Braves faithful began grumbling about another season wasted. Not anymore...

    Alan Parrish Written by Alan Parrish about over 4 years ago 71 reads 0 comments