1. Tampa Bay Rays Shut Out By Yankees Phenom Reliever

    By the way, that phenom reliever is Nick Swisher. I hate the Yankees. Therefore, every chance I get to mock them, I go for it. It is a sad day when your first baseman pitches better in relief than the actual guys labeled as pitchers on your 25-man roster

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about over 5 years ago 130 reads 1 comments

  2. Braves-Phillies: Atlanta Bullpen Blows 7-Run Lead, Philadelphia Avoid Sweep

    Making a great attempt to sweep the defending World Champion Phillies, the Braves fell just short, going down 12-11 in Wednesday's series finale...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about over 5 years ago 116 reads 0 comments

  3. Atlanta Braves Look To Sweep the Phillies To Start the 2009 Season

    Chipper and company are looking to start the season off on a high note as they enter Wednesday night's game against the Philadelphia Phillies. The game will be the final game of the season's opening series between the two division rivals...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about over 5 years ago 65 reads 0 comments

  4. Derek Lowe Makes Phillies Look Silly in Braves Season Opener

    Derek Lowe lived up to every dollar the Braves spent on him this offseason. After seeing guys like CC Sabathia and A.J...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about over 5 years ago 95 reads 7 comments

  5. Atlanta Braves Starting Centerfielder Determined

    It's Jordan Schafer! I must say, I was skeptical that the Braves would make the right move here. I was very afraid they would treat Schafer the way they did young pitcher Tommy Hanson, who also had a great spring...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about over 5 years ago 603 reads 6 comments

  6. Tampa Bay Rays' David Price Back to the Minors: Economy Hurts Advancement

    Raise your hand if you are tired of hearing about the economy. Overwhelming majority I see. Hmm... How about relating the suffering economy to a subject we all know and love: baseball...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about over 5 years ago 450 reads 17 comments

  7. Tom Glavine: It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday

    It is simply a matter of time now before Tom Glavine calls it quits. It is likely that 2009 could be the last time the southpaw plays in the majors. I'm a Braves fan...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about over 5 years ago 303 reads 6 comments

  8. The Atlanta Braves' Five Players in 40-Man Roster Limbo

    Chipper Jones is a guy that going into the 2009 season, Braves' fans know they can count on to make a difference. To my knowledge, he is the only player on the roster that has been a full-time player for the Braves every season since 1995...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about over 5 years ago 822 reads 8 comments

  9. I Drafted Jeff Francoeur and Might Be Pleasantly Surprised

    In round 22, I drafted Jeff Francoeur. Some laughed. Some questioned the call. However, as Francoeur sits in spring training with a .333 BA and a .389 OBP in 30 ABs. I call my decision genius...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 357 reads 5 comments

  10. Jordan Schafer: Bobby Cox Must Take a Look

    And now, starting in center field, for your Atlanta Braves... Who will that be opening day? I don't know. Spring training is coming to a close very quickly...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 603 reads 2 comments

  11. Kenshin Kawakami: So Far So Good For The Atlanta Braves Rookie

    Chipper Jones led the Braves to a big win today over the Pirates by having a big day at the plate. He hit a homer in the fifth inning off of Pirates pitcher Daniel McCutchen with a runner on base...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 273 reads 2 comments

  12. Freddie Freeman, David Ross Hit Homers in Braves' Win over Astros

    Game Recap of Houston Astros @ Atlanta Braves (Feb. 26, 2009) The Braves are salivating over the potential for 2010 as the young 1B Freddie Freeman is off to a hot spring start...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 616 reads 1 comments

  13. Atlanta Braves @ Detroit Tigers: 2/25/09 Game Recap

    Jeff Francoeur (pictured above) struggled to get on base in the Braves opener against the Detroit Tigers. Spring training is here, baseball fans. Oh what a glorious day it is. I love baseball...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 201 reads 0 comments

  14. Atlanta Braves' Quality Offseason Produces Solid Rotation

    Kenshin Kawakami (pictured) joins a Braves team that will feature a new-look rotation in 2009. For a team that missed out on the likes of Jake Peavy and A.J. Burnett, their rotation is very solid this upcoming season...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 195 reads 2 comments

  15. Atlanta Braves Spotlight: Casey Kotchman

    Casey's just one of those guys with a face only a mother could love. Good thing he has a good bat to go with it... Instead of talking about the normal Jeff Francoeur bounce-back predictions, ...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 385 reads 1 comments

  16. Atlanta Braves Feature Dangerous Lineup in 2009

    Chipper Jones leads a much improved Atlanta Braves lineup that will turn heads in 2009. What does the team's signing of Garret Anderson do to the lineup in 2009? Below is my projected lineup for 2009...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 1,969 reads 16 comments

  17. Atlanta Braves: Garret Anderson and Rants about Greg Norton

    Garret Anderson is a Brave. Who all saw that coming? Apparently, Frank Wren doesn’t read the advice that I give him on this website…but I won’t let that hurt my feelings...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 322 reads 0 comments

  18. Atlanta Braves: Just Let The Boys Play, Wren

    Griffey is a Mariner. Okay, that's over with. What can I write about now? Oh, I know! Let's talk about how Frank Wren is a terrible GM, since he failed to acquire the majority of the big names that were out there this past offseason...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 330 reads 4 comments

  19. Atlanta Braves 2009 Preview: Who's Leading Off?

    The Braves are about to head into spring training with many questions. Who is playing left field? Who will man center?In a previous article, I talked about one of the Braves' big questions that ...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 430 reads 8 comments

  20. Atlanta Braves Dodge Another Bullet

    Yes, I would have liked to have had Griffey on our roster in 2009. I even wrote about how he would "look good with a tomahawk across his chest." Logically though, the Braves would have hurt themselves with a signing of Ken Griffey Jr...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 231 reads 4 comments

  21. Jeff Francoeur Looks to Impress Atlanta Braves in 2009

    Yes, there are things to talk about other than Ken Griffey Jr. for the Braves. While fans of the Braves and Mariners battle it out on MLB blogs across the web, on the potential home for Ken Griffey Jr...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 263 reads 5 comments

  22. Ken Griffey Jr. Would Look Good with a Tomahawk Across His Chest

    Ken Griffey Jr. made Atlanta Braves fans enjoy the All-Star break back in 2000 when the Braves hosted the 2000 All-Star Game at Turner Field...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 413 reads 10 comments

  23. Frank Wren: Get a Move on It!

    OK, so the headline might be a little harsh. However, I share the opinion of most fans out there when I say that Frank Wren better figure out what the Braves are going to do before the start of the regular season...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 166 reads 3 comments

  24. Atlanta Braves Looking For Options in Left Field

    Frank Wren is currently on the hot seat, as the Braves watched both Adam Dunn and Bobby Abreu sign contracts. Yesterday, I discussed how rumors were swirling about a certain Nick Swisher, who is not a wise option for the Braves...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 733 reads 3 comments

  25. Nick Swisher Eyed by Atlanta Braves—Why?

    With Bobby Abreu and Adam Dunn off the market, rumors have swirled that the Braves might set their focus on Nick Swisher of the New York Yankees...

    Kevin Markum Written by Kevin Markum about almost 6 years ago 611 reads 6 comments