Dansby Swanson has been hyped up since he was leading Vanderbilt to a National Championship as a sophomore. He was drafted first overall by the Arizona Diamondback in 2015 and traded to the Atlanta Braves less than a year later as part of the blockbuster Shelby Miller trade that also
The Atlanta Braves’ minor league system has been lauded by several sources as the best farm in the majors this offseason. Notable among the commentary is the high praise for the plethora of young arms scattered throughout Atlanta’s minor league affiliates. While the most high profile prospects such as Kolby
With Dansby Swanson expected to play a full season and Brandon Phillips joining the team, the Braves are hoping they’ll be able to avoid another last-place finish in the NL East.
The Baltimore Orioles are in a precarious position heading into 2017 and beyond. They share a division with perennial heavyweights Boston and New York, both of which show no signs of weakening anytime soon. They have overachieved in the past few seasons, beating their pythagorean (expected) record by an average
After a surprisingly strong finish to the 2016 season, the Atlanta Braves quickly addressed the teams’ biggest weakness heading into 2017: the starting rotation. Atlanta’s pitching staff ranked near the bottom of the league in most statistical categories last season. The rotation was plagued by injuries throughout the year, forcing
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the Atlanta Braves have signed outfielder Ender Inciarte to a 5 year contract extension worth $30.25 million. Inciarte was one of the centerpieces of the Braves' blockbuster trade with Arizona last offseason, which brought Inciarte and top prospects Dansby Swanson and Aaron Blair
Date: 11/15/2016 Host: Chipper Lewis and Joel Fry Rundown: In this episode we discuss the Atlanta Braves and Toronto Blue Jays. We breakdown the moves they have already made and the ones that they should make. Intro Music: Title: “Bohemian Rhapsody,” Artist: Queen Thanks for listening. Please follow us on twitter @The643podcast. Also follow me @chipperstrike3. You