1. Top 10 Candidates to Be Atlanta Braves' 4th and 5th Starting Pitchers Come July

    Surprisingly, the starting rotation for the Atlanta Braves has had some issues this year. The unit, projected to be one of the biggest strengths of the team, hasn't been at that level yet in part due to the expected depth not being there...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 2,229 reads 15 comments

  2. MLB Report: Grading the Atlanta Braves Pitchers After a Quarter of the Season

    After winning 5-3 against Tampa Bay on Friday, the Braves completed their 40th game of the season, which puts them a quarter of the way through. They are sitting at 25-15, good enough to be in first place in the National League East by themselves...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 4,281 reads 2 comments

  3. Grading the Atlanta Braves Hitters After a Quarter of the Season

    After winning a 5-3 game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday evening, the Atlanta Braves have played 40 games this year, which puts them at a quarter of the season...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 2,653 reads 2 comments

  4. Why It's Time for Julio Teheran to Replace Mike Minor in the Braves Rotation

    With the recent struggles of starting pitcher Mike Minor there are many who believe that the Braves should option him to the minors and bring up one of their two talented options sitting in Triple-A...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 3,781 reads 10 comments

  5. Tim Hudson: Why He Has Plenty Left to Still Be Braves' Ace

    Tim Hudson will be turning 37 years old in the middle of July and is coming back from offseason back surgery that made him miss almost all of April...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 1,171 reads 0 comments

  6. Atlanta Braves: 10 Keys to Keeping the Phillies in the Rear-View Mirror

    In order for the Atlanta Braves to have a successful season, one of the keys will be keeping the Philadelphia Phillies behind them in the standings. The Phillies are struggling this season and have major issues with their offense...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 1,102 reads 2 comments

  7. Atlanta Braves: Ranking the 5 Biggest Disappointments of the Young Season

    The Atlanta Braves have been off to a solid start to the 2012 season. Their 12-7 mark in their first 19 games has them in second place in the NL East and they are tied for the fourth ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 4,020 reads 4 comments

  8. Taking a Look at NL East Competition for the Atlanta Braves

    At this moment the Atlanta Braves are 10-6, an impressive record considering the fact that they had begun the season 0-4 against the Mets and Astros ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 2,842 reads 1 comments

  9. Chipper Jones: 11 MLB Teams That Can't Wait to See Him Go

    Chipper Jones is off to a great start to the final season of his career. That start has him among the most productive third basemen in the game so far this season, showing that he still has something left in the tank...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about 2 years ago 2,794 reads 2 comments

  10. Atlanta Braves: Can Jason Heyward Ever Recover His Once Bright Future?

    Heading into the 2010 season, Jason Heyward was the most hyped prospect in the game. He was so hyped that at the age of just 20 years old, Heyward was being compared to some of the greatest players who have ever lived, such as Ted Williams...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 3,873 reads 12 comments

  11. Atlanta Braves: 5 Reasons to Worry About the Offense After 2 Games

    It's only been two games, but for Atlanta Braves fans it may already be time to worry about the offense...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 2,855 reads 40 comments

  12. Atlanta Braves: Grading the Debuts of the Late Additions

    After the Braves were unusually quiet for the whole winter following their epic collapse last season, fans expected to see basically the same roster at the start of the season...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 493 reads 2 comments

  13. Atlanta Braves: 9 Ways They Can Make Chipper Jones' Final Season Special

    Chipper Jones has had a long and amazing career for the Atlanta Braves . Chipper is a southern boy who was taken with the top pick in the 1990 MLB draft and has gone on to become ...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 1,855 reads 1 comments

  14. MLB 2012: Who Are the Top 100 Major League Prospects?

    Now that spring training has started, people everywhere are thinking about baseball. Part of that includes thinking about the future of their favorite team as well as the present...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 5,805 reads 4 comments

  15. The 5 Players That Will Make or Break 2012 for the Atlanta Braves

    The Atlanta Braves have a bunch of key players that will need to have success in order for the Braves to win a playoff berth in 2012. If some of these guys struggle, the Braves are likely to struggle...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 3,585 reads 1 comments

  16. Chipper Jones' Retirement: Ranking 10 Most Clutch Moments of His Career

    With Chipper Jones set to retire at the end of the year, it's a great time to start looking back at a great career which will eventually get him into the Hall of Fame...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 2,617 reads 1 comments

  17. Chipper Jones Retirement: Where He Ranks Among Best Switch-Hitters of All Time

    Now that Chipper Jones has officially come out and announced his plans to retire following the 2012 season, it is time to start taking a look at his career. Chipper was one of the best Braves of all time, as well as one of the top third basemen...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 258 reads 1 comments

  18. How Atlanta Braves' Chipper Jones Stacks Up to Hall of Fame 3rd Basemen

    Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones is nearing the end of his career, one that likely has him headed to Cooperstown. Though he's probably not a first-ballot candidate, he certainly belongs in the Hall of Fame...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 3,275 reads 3 comments

  19. Atlanta Braves: 12 Most Intimidating Flamethrowers in Franchise History

    The Atlanta Braves are a team that is known for pitching. Part of that includes having some intimidating flamethrowers, especially within the last decade or so...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 1,585 reads 0 comments

  20. Atlanta Braves, N.Y. Yankees: Which '90s Team Is Better Prepared for the Future?

    With a combined 12 division titles and four World Series titles during the '90s, it's easy to call the Atlanta Braves and the New York Yankees the teams of the '90s...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 2,881 reads 6 comments

  21. Where Does the Atlanta Braves Infield Rank Among NL East Teams?

    After some big moves by the Marlins and Nationals this winter, the NL East will be among the toughest divisions in baseball in 2012. That makes now a good time to preview the infields of the NL East to see how the Atlanta Braves compare...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 3,219 reads 5 comments

  22. Atlanta Braves: Why Craig Kimbrel Will Lead the NL in Saves

    After a rookie season which can best be described in one word—dominant, Craig Kimbrel is ready for an encore. So how does the young flamethrower follow up such a spectacular rookie season? My prediction is by leading the National League in saves...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 1,390 reads 4 comments

  23. Where Does the Atlanta Braves Farm System Rank Among NL East Teams?

    The farm system is a vital piece of every organization, as it gives a team hope for the future as well as trade chips to acquire a missing piece in order to make a playoff run...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 2,780 reads 0 comments

  24. Atlanta Braves: 10 Lessons Learned from 2011's Epic Collapse

    As spring training is just getting underway, the scars from the epic collapse in September are still fresh for many players and fans...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 1,798 reads 10 comments

  25. Atlanta Braves: Is Chipper Jones the Most Beloved Brave of All Time?

    Chipper Jones is nearing the end of a long and great career that was spent entirely in an Atlanta Braves uniform. He's accomplished many great things, and for the better part of their dynasty has been considered to be the face of the franchise...

    Matt Powers Written by Matt Powers about over 2 years ago 2,528 reads 16 comments