A Podcast To be Named Later: Episode 22 – The Reboot

September 19, 2017 Chris Jervis 0

Welcome to the newest episode of A Podcast To Be Named Later! A Podcast To Be Named Later is a weekly podcast covering the Atlanta Braves and other baseball news from the authors at OutfieldFlyRule.com. After a 12-month hiatus for life experiences, the PTBNL has returned. In addition to featuring writers from Outfield Fly Rule,…

Pondering Future Atlanta Braves Roster Moves

August 21, 2017 Braves Options Guy 8

With the Atlanta Braves' 2017 season entering the final stretch, many fans have turned their attentions to the upcoming offseason. Much has been written about a potential impending roster crunch for the Braves, as they have many players eligible for the Rule 5 Draft in December, and many players that other teams would be willing…

Braves Transactions: 7/27/17 – 7/30/17

July 31, 2017 Brent Blackwell 0

Optioned RHP Aaron Blair to AAA Gwinnett. (7/27) Optioned SS Dansby Swanson to AAA Gwinnett. (7/27) Recalled RHP Jason Hursh from AAA Gwinnett. (7/27) Sent RHP Jason Motte to A- Rome on rehab assignment. (7/28) Recalled 2B Micah Johnson from AAA Gwinnett. (7/28) Promoted LHP Luiz Gohara from AA Mississippi to AAA Gwinnett. (7/28) Demoted…

Braves Transactions: 7/19/17

July 20, 2017 Brent Blackwell 0

Activated RHP Arodys Vizcaino from the 10-day DL. Optioned OF Lane Adams to AAA Gwinnett. Placed AAA Gwinnett 3B Kyle Kubitza on the 7-day DL. Promoted RHP Enrique Burgos from AA Mississippi to AAA Gwinnett. Promoted LHP Corbin Clouse from A+ Florida to AA Mississippi. Activated RHP Arodys Vizcaino from the 10-day DL With fans…

Get To Know a Call-Up: Lane Adams

April 25, 2017 Andy Harris 1

The Braves have made a roster move to try to shore up their bench, designating infielder Chase d'Arnaud for assignment and selecting the contract of outfielder Lane Adams. The Player Lane Adams, OF Age: 27 Bats: R OFR Prospect Rank: N/A 2017 Opening Day Level: AAA Gwinnett 2016 Stats: .266/.342/.388 59 wRC+ 10 HR, 44 SB 8.9 BB%, 24.7 K% (combined stats…

Braves System Depth: Left Field

January 17, 2017 Andy Harris 2

Last year after projected left field starter Hector Olivera was suspended from the team by MLB after an off-field domestic violence incident, the Braves scrambled for an alternative. Ten different players had starts in left field before the Braves acquired Matt Kemp at the trade deadline last season, putting a stop to the carousel. ATLANTA BRAVES…

Braves System Depth: Centerfield

January 10, 2017 Andy Harris 0

In the second installment of our look at system depth by position, we are skipping on to centerfield, because thanks to the 5-year contract extension to Ender Inciarte back on Festivus this is looking like a position of relative stability going into the back-half of the off-season. The drama comes more in the form of…

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