About Chris Jervis
Chris Jervis is an accountant in the Atlanta area. He's long had an interest in baseball, and, being a numbers nerd, loves analyzing player performances. He also likes to argue and is kind of an ass.

My Favorite Don Baylor Story

August 7, 2017 Chris Jervis 0

The Austin American-Statesman announced today that long-time baseball player, coach, and manager Don Baylor passed away this morning at the age of 68. Baylor succumbed after a long battle with multiple myeloma, a form of cancer. We at Outfield Fly Rule pass along our condolences to the family, friends, and co-workers of Mr. Baylor. Don…

Past Atlanta Braves Opening Day Performances

April 3, 2017 Chris Jervis 0

IT'S HERE! IT'S HERE! Ladies and gentleman, boys and girls, children of all ages....welcome to Atlanta Braves Opening Day. Opening Day is the only official, unofficial, federally recognized holiday that allows employees to miss work with no explanation needed. Well, that and St. Patrick's Day in my hometown of Savannah, GA, but I digress. I…

The Atlanta Braves Announce Their Opening Day Roster

April 2, 2017 Chris Jervis 2

On Sunday, the Atlanta Braves finalized their Opening Day 25-man roster for the 2017 season. After spending much of the spring considering opening the season with an eight man bullpen and a four man bench, the Braves decided to carry a more traditional seven man bullpen with five bench players. https://twitter.com/Braves/status/848544789536571392 The glaring surprise to…

Answers On The Fly: The Spring Cleaning mailbag

March 9, 2017 Chris Jervis 0

Answers On The Fly: A Reader Mailbag Welcome to Answers On The Fly.  Answers On The Fly is our weekly reader mailbag in which we answer questions submitted by our readers scattered all over the vast area covering roughly Midtown Atlanta. We have waded through the massive number of spam comments, misdirected emails meant for a vet's office,…

Answers On The Fly: Reader Mailbag Returns

February 2, 2017 Chris Jervis 0

Answers On The Fly: A Reader Mailbag Welcome to Answers On The Fly. Answers On The Fly is our reader mailbag feature in which our writers give insight into questions fans are asking. After a lengthy absence due to real world happenings, the feature has returned to its regular weekly spot. Fans from all over the Greater…

New Feature: Braves Debates

January 9, 2017 Chris Jervis 0

Debate is good. Not only does it force you to consider other arguments, but a compelling explanation makes you question your own argument. Sadly, debate is often lost in today's world of twitter arguments and trolling. That’s why this week, we are going to try something a little new here at Outfield Fly Rule. Three…

Hall of Fame 2017: Chris’ Ballot

December 23, 2016 Chris Jervis 0

Each year, the Baseball Writers' Association of America (BBWAA) presents a ballot to its members listing players eligible to be voted on for entry in to Major League Baseball's Hall of Fame. And each year, this ballot causes great angst among fans, other writers, analysts, and pundits. Questions that normally would be fun baseball banter…

Hall of Fame 2017: OFR Elects Six

December 19, 2016 Chris Jervis 0

The 2017 Major League Baseball Hall of Fame ballot has been sent out to members of the BBWAA for voting on potential new entrants to the game's shrine in Cooperstown, NY. While the official results will be announced on January 18, 2017, unofficial results have slowly been trickling in as writers make their thoughts known…

3rd Annual Baseball Trivia Show

July 14, 2016 Chris Jervis 0

Full Contact Trivia presents the 3rd Annual FCT Mid-Summer Classic, a baseball trivia game intended to test your knowledge, memory, and recall of America’s pastime.  Teams from all over the metro Atlanta area will descend on Grayson, GA to compete for hundreds of dollars in cash and prizes. The show will consist of 20 questions covering various categories in baseball knowledge…

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