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August 22, 2011

The Lovable Losers

When the Braves and Cubs get together it reminds me of my tutelage as a baseball fan.  Growing up in Indianapolis I didn’t have a team.  After moving to Indy from Cleveland in 1994 (Yes, as an 8 year old …

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July 07, 2011

Braves Game Day Promotions

We are currently 15th in home attendance in 2011 despite having the one of the best records in baseball.  The Braves are on pace for their lowest average nightly attendance in over a decade.  This years 28,000 fans per

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June 30, 2011

Four Days With Gwinnett

The G-Braves were in town over the weekend for a 4 game series with the International League leading Columbus Clippers and here are a few of my observations from the 4 games in Columbus.

Friday nights starter was Todd Redmond. …

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June 17, 2011

Loose Change

The topic of realignment in baseball came as a surprise last week.  Not because it is a bad idea, in fact it should have been done years ago, but because baseball rarely makes changes to the game.  Change isn’t always …

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June 11, 2011

2011 Braves Draft Recap Part 2: Post- Draft Trade Speculations

With a new group of draft picks added to the Braves system I wanted to review the current 40 man roster and the group of prospects who could see time in Atlanta real soon.  Let’s start with pitching.  The biggest …

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