Fifty Prospects In Fifty Days: #13 Alex Jackson and #12 Joey Wentz

November 28, 2017 Andy Harris 0

13. Alex Jackson, C Age: 22 | Bats: R .267/.328/.480 | 134 wRC+ | 19 HR | 0 SB | 5.7% BB | 26.4% K Current Assignment: Class AA Mississippi Acquired: Trade w/Seattle Mariners – 2016 Midseason 2017 OFR Ranking: 14 Superlatives: Florida State League All-Star, Arizona Fall League All-Star, Braves High-A Florida Position Player of…

Fifty Prospects In Fifty Days: #19 Kyle Muller and #18 Dustin Peterson

November 22, 2017 Andy Harris 0

Welcome to the Top 20 Braves prospects! Actually, we are now well into the Top 20 thanks to the sanctions levied upon the Braves organization. Those sanctions included the release into free agency of 13 Braves prospects, including the previously profiled #33 Abrahan Gutierrez, #27 Yefri Del Rosario, and #26 Yunior Severino. I will be…

Analysis: MLB Sanctions Braves

November 21, 2017 Andy Harris 1

Ever since the stunning announcement on October 2 of the forced resignations of general manager John Coppolella and director of international scouting Gordon Blakeley for "a breach of Major League Baseball rules regarding the international player market", Braves fans have been waiting for word for the exact infractions and what penalties MLB will impose on…

Atlanta Braves Hot Stove: McCreery, Sanchez Added to 40-Man Roster

November 20, 2017 Andy Harris 0

Sanchez, McCreery Added to 40-Man Roster, Dayton Claimed From Dodgers Today was the deadline for major league teams to add players eligible to be acquired in next month's Rule V draft to the 40-man roster to protect them from potentially being taken. With four open spots on the roster, the Braves elected to add two…

Fifty Prospects In Fifty Days: #24 Jacob Lindgren and Yunior Severino

November 16, 2017 Andy Harris 0

(Ed. note: the following write-up on Yunior Severino was completed prior to MLB sanctioning the Braves for violating international signing rules. Part of those sanctions was making Severino a free agent, and he is no longer part of the Braves organization. He originally was #26 on this list.) Yunior Severino, 2B Age: 18 | Bats:…

Welcome to Atlanta, Alex Anthopolous; Now Show Us What You Have

November 15, 2017 Dylan Short 0

You can breathe a sigh of relief Braves fans; we have our General Manager. Alex Anthopolous is here. If you aren't familiar with our new GM, here's a quick rundown. During his tenure with the Toronto Blue Jays, he signed a career journeyman to a 5-yr/$65 million dollar extension. He acquired Josh Donaldson for a…

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