A weekly podcast for all things Atlanta Braves

 

September 16, 2018

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Show #419: The Magic Number Reaches 8

Sweep of Giants Tarnished By The Walks Against Washington. Inside the numbers with relievers, Culberson, Ozzie and Acuna. Which 3 starters do you trust in the post season?

 


 

 

September 10, 2018

Is Dansby Swanson a Clutch Player?

Over the course of his career, Dansby Swanson is a .247/.316/.376 hitter but is .341/.391/.508 in late and close situations (7th inning or later and the Braves are leading by a run, tied, or the tying run is at bat, …

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August 01, 2018

Be Optimistic About Kevin Gausman

When you first look at new Brave Kevin Gausman’s stats, the thing that stands out is only 2.32 BB/9 in 2018 and a 2.71 BB/9 for his career.  Aside from that and the impressive innings totals since the 2016 season, …

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July 24, 2018

Bullpen Options Should Come From Within

It’s no secret the Braves would like to add a reliever before the trade deadline.  They have the prospects to trade for any available reliever, most likely.  But, even if they trade for relief help, they should also consider taking …

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June 10, 2018

Braves’ Refreshing Embrace of Analytics

On a per plate appearance basis, Nick Markakis is having the best offensive season of his career in the early going of the 2018 season.  His high in homeruns in a season with the Braves is 13 in 158 games …

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May 02, 2018

Optimizing the Braves Batting Order

On Sunday, Brian Snitker utilized a unique batting order when he hit his pitcher (Brandon McCarthy) 8th, Ender Inciarte 9th, Ozzie Albies leadoff and Ronald Acuna 2nd. Research suggest that the advantage to having a decent hitter hitting 9th and …

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