Archive for April, 2012


April 29, 2012

Show #181: The Braves Continue to Roll

Analyzing the off-season “if’s,”  JJ’s demotion and the use of Chad Durbin.



April 27, 2012

Brandon Beachy is Not a Back-of-the-Rotation Starter

Wednesday night Matt Chernoff of 680 The Fan set off sort of a Twitter war with with his claim that Brandon Beach is a number four or a number five starter.

Some of Chernoff’s Tweets:

“how bout let him win …

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April 25, 2012

Does JJ Have Steve Blass Disease?

Here’s a scary stat: Jair Jurrjens has given up more homeruns this season than Livan Hernandez and Chad Durbin combined, and he’s pitched 1.2 fewer innings. In his last start, JJ got pulled after just fifty pitches, and then got …

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April 23, 2012

Did Someone Say Power Rankings

Everybody has their “power rankings”.  I thought it would be fun to power rank our Atlanta Braves.  This is a fluid list that will change as the season goes along.  But from what I see so far, these players have …

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April 22, 2012

Show #180: The Braves Dominate with Bats and Starters

The 5 – 2 week.  Hudson’s return.  And the back end of the bullpen.