1. What If the Atlanta Braves Never Drafted Chipper Jones?

    What if....? It is a question that is asked repeatedly in baseball. We ponder what the life of our sport would be like if monumental events never happened...

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  2. 2011 MLB Rookie Managers: Who's Passing, Who's Failing in First Year as Chief

    Baseball looked a bit different, and frankly a bit awkward, at the start of the 2011 regular season. It was not because players had made dramatic team changes or that new ballparks ...

    Drew Whaley Written by Drew Whaley about almost 4 years ago 422 reads 2 comments

  3. 8 Silver Linings Through Braves' First 10 Games

    The Braves enter their mid-week series with division rival Florida Marlins 4-6, a record that most in the baseball world would call a mild fiasco for a team that garnered such praise out of March...

    Drew Whaley Written by Drew Whaley about 4 years ago 1,457 reads 4 comments

  4. 2010 Winter Meetings: Rumored Deals That Could Strenghten The Atlanta Braves

    The Winter Meetings are underway, along with its abundance of rumors and free agent signings. The Braves have already made some major moves this offseason, with their acquisition of Dan Uggla...

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  5. 2011 Atlanta Braves: Which Under-the-Radar Players Could Make an Impact?

    Though it was mostly Jason Heyward grabbing all the rookie headlines this season for Atlanta, Jonny Venters was the team's true freshmen MVP...

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  6. The Most Hyped Baseball Prospects Of The Modern Era

    There are prospects, and then there are mega-prospects. When each new baseball season rolls around, teams and fans evaluate the talent that each organization holds...

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  7. Atlanta Falcons 2011 Draft Central: The Case for Bolstering the Offense

    The saying "offense is the best defense" may not automatically come to mid when thinking about the 2010 Atlanta Falcons, but their offense is not barren of big-time play-makers...

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  8. Atlanta Braves Trade Rumors: Jacoby Ellsbury and Other Potential Leadoff Men

    A glaring hole in the Atlanta Braves' lineup since Rafael Furcal left for free agency after the 2005 season has been consistent on-base percentage and speed. Not coincidentally, the Braves' postseason hopes have been mostly held in check since that time..

    Drew Whaley Written by Drew Whaley about over 4 years ago 7,311 reads 14 comments

  9. NFL MVP: Why the Atlanta Falcons' Matt Ryan is a Serious Candidate

    Matt Ryan proved in a Week 10 win against the Baltimore Ravens that he is an elite NFL quarterback...

    Drew Whaley Written by Drew Whaley about over 4 years ago 573 reads 7 comments

  10. Freddie Freeman and Ryan Klesko: Is There Any Correlation?

    Braves fans everywhere remember Ryan Klesko's 1994 season. Robbed of finishing a solid rookie campaign by the strike-shortened season, Klesko still managed to hit 17 homeruns in just 245 at bats in his first "full" major league season...

    Drew Whaley Written by Drew Whaley about over 4 years ago 926 reads 1 comments

  11. Atlanta Falcons 2011 Mock Draft: Who Will Thomas Dimitroff Pull Out of His Hat?

    The Atlanta Falcons are well on their way to a playoff berth. They are built to run deep into the playoffs, as this fine group of professionals has put together an outstanding ...

    Drew Whaley Written by Drew Whaley about over 4 years ago 2,842 reads 9 comments

  12. Atlanta Braves: Potential Bullpen Arms The Braves Could Add For 2011

    With Billy Wagner keen on retiring after the 2010 season, Frank Wren knew he would find himself this off-season once again shopping for bullpen arms...

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