1. Jason Heyward Could Be 2013 Playoff Hero for Atlanta Braves

    It took longer than anticipated after some mediocre play in September, but t he Atlanta Braves can now officially set their sights on the 2013 playoffs...

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  2. Grading Atlanta Braves' Frank Wren's Performance in 2013

    As the 2013 regular season winds down, now is a time to reflect on the performance of general manager Frank Wren this season. We can now gather enough information about the moves he's made to get the Braves into their current position...

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  3. Predicting Atlanta Braves' Starting Rotation for the Playoffs

    The Atlanta Braves (87-57) have trimmed their magic number down to seven games while maintaining a slight edge over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the race for the best record in the National League...

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  4. Atlanta Braves: Full Scouting Report on Each September Call-Up

    September has arrived, and the Atlanta Braves (85-53) have made some moves to help bolster the roster for the final month...

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  5. Projected Impact for Atlanta Braves' Likely September Call-Ups

    With September just around the corner, that means rosters will be expanding to the 40-man roster rather than just the standard 25-man squad...

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  6. Predicting What Atlanta Braves' Starting Lineup Will Look Like Next Year

    The 2013 Atlanta Braves have their eyes set on a deep postseason run, but it's never too early to look toward the future...

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  7. Manager Fredi Gonzalez's 5 Smartest Moves of the 2013 Season

    There have been ups and downs for manager Fredi Gonzalez in his three seasons as manager for the Atlanta Braves , but he has mostly pushed the right buttons in the 2013-14 season...

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  8. 5 Post-Deadline Moves the Atlanta Braves Could Still Make

    The Atlanta Braves weren't major players at the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline as they picked up middle reliever Scott Downs...

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  9. Grading Atlanta Braves Trade Deadline Performance

    Like most of the league, the Atlanta Braves were pretty quiet as the July 31 trade deadline came and went...

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  10. Atlanta Braves State of the Franchise at the 2013 Season's 100-Game Mark

    Wednesday night's game against the New York Mets is a classic reminder that a game and season can change in an instant. With Tim Hudson and the Atlanta Braves on cruise control with a 6-0 lead in the eighth inning, their season changed in one play.

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  11. Hottest and Coldest Atlanta Braves Players Heading into the Second Half

    The Atlanta Braves (54-41) will begin the second half of the season on Friday night when they take on the Chicago White Sox . The Braves played up-and-down baseball throughout the first half thanks to some streaky play...

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  12. Atlanta Braves' Trade Deadline Strategy Blueprint

    The Atlanta Braves (51-38) still hold a lead in the National League East but have seen that lead shrink from seven to five games over the last six days...

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  13. Handing out First-Half Awards to Atlanta Braves Players

    We have reached the midway point of the 2013 MLB season, which means it's time to hand out some awards. The Atlanta Braves (49-34) have been a roller-coaster team in 2013, but ...

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  14. Second-Half Predictions for Every Atlanta Braves Player

    The Atlanta Braves (45-34) have played up and down baseball in the first half of the 2013 season—the high being a 10-game winning streak in April and the low being a stretch of seven losses in nine games in April and May...

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  15. A Very Early Look at Potential Atlanta Braves 2014 Free-Agent Targets

    Much can happen between now and the end of the season that will ultimately impact what the Atlanta Braves do this offseason. Injuries and player performances over the next few months will play a factor in how the Braves attack free agency...

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  16. Atlanta Braves: Ranking the 5 Most Underappreciated Players in 2013

    The Atlanta Braves (40-28) have struggled in recent games but still hold a lead over the Washington Nationals in the National League East. Despite injuries and struggles from some of the Braves' key players (Jason Heyward , B...

    Daniel Kock Written by Daniel Kock about over 1 year ago 7,515 reads 64 comments

  17. Bold Predictions for Atlanta Braves' Day 1 Draft Picks

    Day one of the 2013 MLB draft is in the books with rounds 3-10 set to begin on Friday. With the No. 31 overall selection, the Atlanta Braves chose to add more pitching depth by selecting right-hander Jason Hursh out of Oklahoma State...

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  18. A Look at Where Atlanta Braves' Top Draft Picks from 2010 Are Now

    The 2013 MLB draft is quickly approaching as the Atlanta Braves will look to stockpile their farm system. The Braves rely on having a strong farm system for much of their success...

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  19. Atlanta Braves 2013 Mock Draft: Projecting Their Top-5 First-Round Targets

    The June 6-8 2013 MLB draft is quickly approaching with teams doing final prep work for the event. So much of the Braves' success depends on having a strong farm system, and building through the draft plays a large role in having just that...

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  20. An Early Look at 5 Realistic Moves the Atlanta Braves Could Make at the Deadline

    We are about one quarter of the way through the MLB season with the Atlanta Braves clinging to a slim lead in the National League East. After a blazing start, the Braves have come back down to earth against a rather difficult early schedule...

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  21. Atlanta Braves Prospects Who Have the Highest Ceiling

    At this time last year, Andrelton Simmons was a highly touted prospect in the Atlanta Braves ' organization. A year later he has established himself as the starting shortstop and coming off his first career multi -home run game on Monday night...

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  22. Atlanta Braves: Grades for Every Player in April

    The Atlanta Braves (16-9) have all but wrapped up the first month of the 2013 season. Highs include a 10-game winning streak and a sweep of the National League East preseason favorite, Washington Nationals ...

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  23. Reasons the Atlanta Braves Will Continue Their Hot Start to the Season

    The Atlanta Braves (15-6) have jumped out to a hot start and hold a four-game lead over the New York Mets in the National League East. Some stellar pitching, power ball and a 10-game winning streak have propelled the team to the start...

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  24. Early Signs Atlanta Braves Will Win Its Division

    The Atlanta Braves ' sweep over the Washington Nationals over the weekend announced to the rest of baseball that the Braves are for real...

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  25. Atlanta Braves' Hottest Starts to the Season That Will Continue

    The Atlanta Braves are hot, winning eight of their first nine games—including six straight by sweeping the Chicago Cubs and Miami Marlins . They have done what contending teams should do—beat up on lesser teams...

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