Archive for April, 2013


April 28, 2013

Show #221: A Rough Week as Braves Stumble in Detroit

Sifting through the ashes of the week: Uggla, BJ and the rest of the offensive struggles. And a look ahead to the 7 game stretch in Atlanta.



April 25, 2013

In Praise of Schafer, Francisco Acquisitions

Jordan Schafer came into this season with a major league career slash line of .221/.305/.301. He got an opportunity to play in a career high 106 games last season with the Houston Astros and put up a line of .211/.297/.294.

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April 25, 2013

Numbers Don’t Lie, They Stretch the Truth

Small sample sizes be damned; let’s quantify some numbers. Below are estimates (based on the highly suspect math of yours truly) for a few players’ full season stats based on their current paces. Some are impossibly good, some frighteningly bad. …

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April 21, 2013

Show #220: The Braves Come Back to Earth

Things get heated as we talk about the losing week and the impact of the numerous strikeouts. Also, Teheran and Gattis.



April 19, 2013

Trading McCann Not Worthwhile

There have been folks out there in Internet Land who have suggested the Braves trade Brian McCann when he is healthy to keep Evan Gattis in the lineup.  In Gattis the Braves seem to have a catcher in place when …

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