Archive for July, 2012


July 30, 2012

Show #194: Big Week on the Field Overshadows the Trade that Was Not

The Delgado/Dempster non-trade.  FW and the FO.  Medlen returns.  And Uggla’s struggles.



July 28, 2012

Braves Should Follow 2011 Cardinals’ Trade Model

Zack Greinke is off the market.  As of this writing we’re not sure if the Braves will acquire a starter.  There’s still the possibility for Ryan Dempster, as long as the Cubs go to him and are up-front before anything

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July 27, 2012

MLB Doesn’t Need Instant Replay

I turned on Sportscenter the other night, and one of the anchors was talking about how the endings of close NBA games tend to be dragged out for what seems like hours. I think the word he used was “interminable.”

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July 22, 2012

Show #193: Braves Stumble After Strong Start Against Nats

JJ’s future. Significance of the Nats series. What do with Uggla and what to expect from Venters. Clubhouse interviews with Sheets and  Kimbrel.



July 21, 2012

Braves Need More Than Momentum

Friday night/early Saturday I had an interesting Twitter exchange with Bill Shanks of the Macon Telegraph and Fox Sports 1670 in Macon:

Shanks: “Braves were 35-39 after that win in BALT in 04. Went 61-27 the rest of the way …

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