Archive for April, 2014

 

April 29, 2014

Feel the Power

On Sunday, Buster Olney tweeted his weekly power rankings, and you’ll never guess who nabbed the top spot. Here’s his top ten:

1) Atlanta Braves

2) Milwaukee Brewers

3) Oakland Athletics

4) San Fransisco Giants

5) Texas Rangers

6) Los …

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April 27, 2014

Show #259: The Braves Build Their Lead in the East

10 games above .500. Minor’s return. Gattis’ offense. Why is Uggla still starting? And checking in on the bullpen.

 

 

April 25, 2014

Chris Johnson Won’t Repeat 2013 But He’s Better Than This

Last week I wrote about three players–Jason Heyward, B.J. Upton and Dan Uggla–and which of those players we should and should not worry about, and to what degree.  One player I left out of the mix was Chris Johnson.

Johnson …

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April 23, 2014

Still Not Worried About Kimbrel

Monday night marked Craig Kimbrel’s first blown save of the year and his third poor outing of the 2014. He’s still 5 for 6 in save opportunities, but he’s posted some very un-Kimbrel-like numbers in April. In 7.1 innings pitched, …

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April 20, 2014

Show #258: Catching Up with Chris Dimino of 680 The Fan

The Braves keep winning.  The starters keep dominating.  BJ and Uggla stay in the lineup.  Kimbrel returns.