Archive for May, 2013

 

May 17, 2013

Strikeout Narrative and Debate Continues

Again and again the Braves and their strikeouts become fodder for Twitter and internet debate. Some say it’s a big deal, others say they are no worse than other outs and don’t hinder run scoring. (The evidence seems to be …

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May 12, 2013

Show #223: A Brutal End to the 3 – 4 Week for the Braves

The three ugly losses in San Francisco. Uggla and Simmons improve. Medlen and Kimbrel worries. And Heyward’s return.

 

 

May 08, 2013

Craig Kimbrel: Should we be concerned?

There’s been a lot of chatter about Craig Kimbrel’s two blown saves, which came within days of one another, against the Mets on May 3rd and against the Reds on May 7th. Kimbrel gave up three homeruns in those two …

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May 05, 2013

Show #222: More Jekyll and Hyde from the Braves

How good is this team? Mac’s return. Hudson a Brave next year? And clubhouse interviews with Simmons and Gattis.

 

 

May 03, 2013

Fredi, Take the Top Two Spots in the Order Seriously

It’s time to end the Schafer-Simmons-at-the-top-of-the-order experiment. I like Jordan Schafer more than most. He’s displayed some tools in the past and he’s at an age in which he should play his best baseball. However he’s still fundamentally a part-time …

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