1. Big Atlanta Braves Questions Still Left Unanswered 2 Weeks from the Finish Line

    With their loss Sunday afternoon and a 3-9 month of September, the Atlanta Braves dropped to 75-74 on the season. Their -1 run differential is right in line with that record...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 days ago 3,836 reads 20 comments

  2. Breaking Down How the Atlanta Braves' Remaining Schedule Compares to Competitors

    The Atlanta Braves currently find themselves in the midst of a good old fashioned playoff chase. If I were a better linguist, I would have come up with some clever use of "the hunt for red October" right here...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 10 days ago 2,249 reads 0 comments

  3. An Early Look at Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Offseason Targets

    This offseason, there will be a number of roster moves for the Atlanta Braves . The team has struggled to score runs in 2014 and needs to address parts of its starting lineup as well as its bench...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 17 days ago 6,450 reads 29 comments

  4. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 21

    With the fifth-best run differential in the National League , it may be assumed that the Atlanta Braves are primed for the playoffs this last week of August. However, losers of two in a row, Atlanta sits a distant eight games back in the NL East...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 24 days ago 2,860 reads 0 comments

  5. Atlanta Braves: Those Players Trying to Save Their Jobs for 2015

    Through a down second half , the Atlanta Braves are not out of the 2014 playoff picture just yet, but it couldn't hurt to take a first peek at some possible roster moves for 2015...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 4,637 reads 7 comments

  6. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 19

    At the major league level, things are not going well for the Atlanta Braves . The team had lost nine of its last 11 ballgames heading into Sunday night. The offense continues to no-show for games on end...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 2,099 reads 0 comments

  7. Major Post-Deadline Moves the Atlanta Braves Could Still Make

    By acquiring two players from the Chicago Cubs in a move prior to the non-waiver trade deadline, the Atlanta Braves addressed two of their roster needs. James Russell is the lefty reliever Atlanta was coveting...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 2,484 reads 0 comments

  8. The Atlanta Braves and Their Andrelton Simmons Problem

    The Atlanta Braves have a problem this season that will not be solved with a trade before Thursday's non-waiver deadline. It is also not a problem that will be solved in August...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 7,242 reads 16 comments

  9. Atlanta Braves' Prospects All at GM Frank Wren's Disposal for Trade Deadline

    The idea of an untouchable prospect runs rampant throughout sports, baseball included. It is an utterly idiotic belief to succumb to...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 4,805 reads 22 comments

  10. Atlanta Braves Rumors: Playing Fact or Fiction with the Latest Trade Chatter

    With the MLB trade deadline approaching and trade season in full swing , many fanbases find it hard to weed through all the rumors and determine what is real and what isn't...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 12,050 reads 9 comments

  11. Atlanta Braves' Trade Deadline Big Board: Ranking the Top Targets

    It is becoming harder and harder to differentiate between buyers and sellers at the trade deadline in Major League Baseball. Through early July, everyone assumed the likes of Boston and Tampa Bay would be ditching assets left and right...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 2 months ago 10,206 reads 16 comments

  12. Chances of Possible Atlanta Braves Trades Actually Happening

    Even with a disappointing showing on the National League All-Star Game roster, the Atlanta Braves are feeling good...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 2 months ago 7,192 reads 11 comments

  13. Ranking Atlanta Braves' Best 2014 All-Star Game Candidates

    Even as the Atlanta Braves currently reside in first place in the National League East, having won four consecutive ballgames, things are not ideal in A-Town. All five teams in the division are as close as any division in baseball...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 1,173 reads 0 comments

  14. Atlanta Braves' 2014 Trade Deadline Shopping List

    The Atlanta Braves currently find themselves staring up at the first-place, smooth-throwing Washington Nationals in the NL East...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 7,829 reads 11 comments

  15. Latest Projections on When Atlanta Braves' Top Prospects Will Be Called Up

    With the MLB Draft in the rear-view mirror, fans and organizations must focus solely on the 2014 season now. It pays to have a long-term outlook on your team, if only to keep things positive during down weeks...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 4,598 reads 4 comments

  16. Biggest Strengths and Weaknesses of Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects

    With the calendar having rolled over to June, two major things happened in the world of MLB prospects. The amateur player draft took place, adding a slew of talented youngsters to teams' lists of their top prospects...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 1,923 reads 0 comments

  17. Projecting Major League Arrival Dates for Atlanta Braves' 2014 Day 1 Draft Picks

    The first day of the 2014 Major League Baseball amateur player draft is in the books. While the very top went according to plan, the intrigue and excitement of the MLB draft is unlike the other major, American professional sports...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 1,801 reads 0 comments

  18. Fact or Fiction with Atlanta Braves' Early-Season Performances

    With two months of the season already in the books, we have a relatively strong sample size to determine what's real and what's not as far as statistics are concerned. Of course, some stats take an entire season or even multiple seasons to normalize...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 4 months ago 1,684 reads 0 comments

  19. Atlanta Braves: Latest News and Notes from Turner Field

    Just a week or so before Memorial Day and roughly two months into the 2014 Major League Baseball season, it is a perfect time to take stock and see how things are developing for the Atlanta Braves ...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 4 months ago 4,194 reads 0 comments

  20. Braves Baseball: 5 Trade Targets GM Frank Wren Should Pursue by the Deadline

    The Atlanta Braves currently sit in first place in the National League East with a record of 22-17. Their placement in the standings, though, is more thanks to a pedestrian beginning to the season for all members of the East division...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 4 months ago 3,943 reads 4 comments

  21. Braves Baseball: 6 Early-Season Braves Stats That Tell You All You Need to Know

    After losing Wednesday night to the St. Louis Cardinals , the Atlanta Braves find themselves at 18-15, good for third place in the National League East...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 4 months ago 2,942 reads 5 comments

  22. Braves Baseball: Early Grades for All of Atlanta's Offseason Acquisitions

    At the start of the season, I handed out some grades for the Atlanta Braves ' offseason acquisitions. Although the Braves were less active than many of their competitors, they made ...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 5 months ago 979 reads 3 comments

  23. Atlanta Braves Minor Leaguers Who Will See Time in the Majors This Season

    Taking a careful eye to the Atlanta Braves' major league roster, there are just a few noticeable holes. The reason Atlanta is 14-7 and in first place in the National League East with ...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 5 months ago 1,403 reads 0 comments

  24. Braves Baseball: Atlanta's Biggest Early Season Surprises and Disappointments

    Just a few weeks into the 2014 Major League Baseball regular season, it is hard to get a grasp on which outcomes are real and which are sure to change. Batters are still well under 100 at-bats for the season...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 5 months ago 7,073 reads 19 comments

  25. Braves Baseball: Grading Atlanta's Offseason Acquisitions

    A week of play is in the books for the 2014 season, and the Atlanta Braves sit in the midst of a tight division race. Of course, not even midway through April, teams' records hardly matter...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 5 months ago 3,298 reads 2 comments