Archive for April, 2009


April 21, 2009

It’s All About the Fundamentals

I watched most of the game last night in Washington, when the Braves twice failed to advance the runner with a sacrifice bunt. Unfortunately, this is nothing new for Atlanta fans. It seems to me that the Braves decided at …

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April 19, 2009

Show #57: The Offense Disappears and the Bullpen Implodes

Jordan Schafer’s struggles, Frenchy’s resurgence, and an ugly week 2 of the season.



April 15, 2009

Off to Pittsburgh

It’s about time for my first road trip of the ’09 season- so this weekend I will be driving across I-80, through the land of the Amish to see the Braves take on the Pirates at the reasonably-priced PNC Park

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April 15, 2009

Discuss: Who will surprise you this season?

Good teams and those that exceed expectations usually have a player or two that takes a significant leap in numbers and production. This is not necessarily a career year, (Brett Boone anyone 2001?)  just a season that the front office,

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April 14, 2009

Revisiting Childhood Trauma

Remember back when you were a kid, back when you first reached that age where your Little League team started facing live pitching from other kids? No more coach-pitch, no more t-ball…real, live, actual kids, pitching! Remember how exciting that …

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