Archive for August, 2012


August 30, 2012

Why The Braves Need to Extend McCann Through 2013

Without a doubt, the Braves are going to be a markedly different team next year. The departure of Chipper will be the most notable change, but there will be other big rearrangements as well. In all likelihood, Michael Born will

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August 26, 2012

Show #198: The Braves Right the Ship

The good and bad of this week. The impact of the Dodgers trade. McCann’s 2013 option. And Mac vs. Uggla: Who’s doing more damage?



August 26, 2012

Braves Are in Good Shape

The Braves are in fine shape as we approach the final days of August and in to September.  The odds of yet another September collapse are slim, as they were last season.  This team looks different, though, than last year’s …

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August 23, 2012

Okay, the Nationals are Great. Now Can We Please Beat Them?

There’s no more denying that the Nationals are an outstanding team. For so much of the season, their success has felt like an illusion, like the curtain would drop at any moment and reveal their middling, unsuccessful teams from recent …

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August 19, 2012

Show #197: The Braves Pitching Competition Heats Up

Does the Dodgers series mean anything?  Who’s locked in to the starting rotation?  More  Chipper love and McCann’s shoulder injury.