1. Can Jason Heyward Win an MVP?

    Jason Heyward came to the big leagues in 2010 with a great deal of hype surrounding him. Many people were expecting greatness from a kid who had not even turned 21 years old at the start of his first major league season...

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  2. Atlanta Braves: New Year's Resolutions for the Team in 2013

    With Christmas being over and New Year's fast approaching, it moves us to being just a month-and-a-half away from the start of spring training...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 2,390 reads 4 comments

  3. Projecting the 2013 Atlanta Braves Batting Order

    As of right now the Braves have the core of their 2013 team in place, though they are still looking to acquire a player...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 8,229 reads 27 comments

  4. Atlanta Braves Rumors: Pros and Cons of Acquiring Each Top Winter Target

    The Atlanta Braves have made a bit of a splash this winter by signing B.J. Upton and then dealing Tommy Hanson to the Angels for hard-throwing Jordan Walden...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 9,366 reads 13 comments

  5. Why the Atlanta Braves Should Trade for Justin Upton

    After signing BJ Upton last week, attention now turns to his brother. Justin Upton has been on the trade block for a few months, and now that his brother plays for the Atlanta Braves ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 15,145 reads 53 comments

  6. Biggest Winners and Losers of the B.J. Upton to the Atlanta Braves Contract

    The Atlanta Braves have come to terms with B.J. Upton on a five-year contract worth around $75 million according to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 3,031 reads 3 comments

  7. Why the Atlanta Braves Don't Need Michael Bourn Back

    This offseason, it's becoming more clear every day that Michael Bourn will not be wearing an Atlanta Braves uniform in 2013...

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  8. 4 Atlanta Braves Most Important to Team's Success in 2013

    After back to back seasons with disappointing endings, along with the loss of Chipper Jones and potentially Michael Bourn, the Atlanta Braves will need to have some players step up in 2013 to improve...

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  9. Biggest Challenges for Fredi Gonzalez Next Season

    With the World Series over and the hot stove league about to start, it's not too early to take an early look ahead to the 2013 season...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 1,984 reads 3 comments

  10. Atlanta Braves Rumors: Latest Chatter Around Offseason Moves

    With the World Series in the books and the calendar about to turn to November, attention now turns to the Hot Stove league...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 7,691 reads 4 comments

  11. Atlanta Braves: Grading the 2012 Season

    With the 2012 season now in the books, this is a good time to take a look at how the season went for the Atlanta Braves ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 2,075 reads 2 comments

  12. Predicting the Atlanta Braves' Lineup in 2 Years

    With the 2012 season already in the books and Chipper Jones ready to move on to the next stage of his life, now is as good a time as any to take a look at the future for the Atlanta Braves...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 9,796 reads 14 comments

  13. Nationals vs. Cardinals: 5 Biggest Matchups in Game 5 of NLDS

    The Nationals are set to face the defending champion Cardinals tomorrow evening for a chance to move on to play the Giants in the NLCS ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 2,750 reads 3 comments

  14. Bold Predictions for the Atlanta Braves in the Playoffs

    In case you haven't heard, the Atlanta Braves are headed to the playoffs. The team is officially heading to the playoffs as one of the Wild Card winners, and are very likely to meet ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 3,907 reads 3 comments

  15. Atlanta Braves: Breaking Down Each Playoff Scenario for the Braves

    With just nine games left for the Atlanta Braves , they are almost assured of a playoff spot with a magic number of just one game. That is great news for fans who suffered through the epic collapse last year...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 3,152 reads 0 comments

  16. Why the Braves Should Not Be Afraid of Facing the Charging Phillies in October

    Just when everyone thought that the Phillies were finished, they went on a hot streak at the same time that the other teams chasing the second wild-card spot went on a cold streak...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 801 reads 1 comments

  17. Can Brian McCann Have a Comeback Player of the Year Season in 2013?

    Heading into this season, Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann had been selected to the All-Star team in each of the six full seasons he spent in the big leagues. During that time, he averaged 22 home runs and 86 RBI while never hitting below ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 1,183 reads 0 comments

  18. Atlanta Braves: Early Predictions for the Team's 25-Man Postseason Roster

    At this moment the Atlanta Braves are in a very good position to make the playoffs, likely as a Wild Card since they have a seven-and-a-half game deficit in the NL East through today...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 3,689 reads 2 comments

  19. 3 Potential Replacements If Michael Bourn Leaves

    Michael Bourn is set to become a free agent at the end of the season. This could be bad news for Braves fans for a bunch of reasons...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 4,442 reads 8 comments

  20. Why Brian McCann's Shoulder Woes Could Cost the Braves a Postseason Run

    News came out in the last week that may provide a key to why Atlanta Braves star catcher Brian McCann is having the worst season in his career...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 884 reads 1 comments

  21. 5 Players Who Won't Be Back with the Atlanta Braves in 2013

    Even though the Braves are playing very good baseball right now, change is inevitable. After this season, just like almost any other winter, the Braves will make some changes to their roster...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 359 reads 9 comments

  22. Atlanta Braves: 4 Reasons Tim Hudson Should Pitch Potential 1-Game Playoff

    After being a bit of a disappointment in the first half of the season, the Braves have seen their starting rotation pitch better since the All-Star break...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 729 reads 1 comments

  23. 10 Greatest Atlanta Braves Power Pitchers of All Time

    Despite some struggles this season, the Atlanta Braves historically have great pitching. Whether you talk about the greats of the 19th century, Spahn and Sain or the Big Three that ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 5,386 reads 2 comments

  24. Atlanta Braves: Chipper Jones' 10 Biggest Stops on 2nd-Half Farewell Tour

    When the Braves complete their current series with the Miami Marlins , there will only be 57 regular season games left in the great career of star third baseman Chipper Jones ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 1,982 reads 1 comments

  25. Predicting the Kansas City Royals 2014 Rotation

    The biggest weakness for the 2012 Kansas City Royals has been the struggles of the starting rotation. Injuries and inconsistent performance have translated into the Royals having one of the worst rotations in all of baseball...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 2,063 reads 0 comments