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: 8/2/17-8/3/17

August 4, 2017 Brent Blackwell 0

Placed RHP Caleb Dirks on the 7-day DL. (8/2/17) Demoted RHP Mauricio Cabrera from AAA Gwinnett to AA Mississippi. (8/2/17) Placed LHP Michael Mader on the 7-day DL. (8/2/17) Sent RHP Josh Collmenter to R-GCL Braves on rehab assignment. (8/3/17) Placed RHP Caleb Dirks on the 7-day DL Dirks has encountered some bumps in this,…

Braves Transactions: 7/20/17

July 21, 2017 Brent Blackwell 0

Traded Jaime Garcia to the Minnesota Twins Placed AAA RHP Mauricio Cabrera on the 7-day DL. Promoted C Joe Odom from AA Mississippi to AAA Gwinnett. Demoted OF Xavier Avery from AAA Gwinnett to A+ Florida. Traded Jaime Garcia to the Minnesota Twins via GIPHY Placed AAA RHP Mauricio Cabrera on the 7-day DL Cabrera…

Spring Training: Atlanta Braves Week-in-Review, March 26

March 26, 2017 Andy Harris 0

The Atlanta Braves and the rest of Major League Baseball enter the final week of spring training  and the Braves roster looks just about set. However, manager Brian Snitker warned that last minute changes are still possible. “Anything can happen in the next few days, too, as guys [from other teams] start doing the same thing.…

Spring Training Update: Are We There Yet? Edition

March 22, 2017 Andy Harris 0

It's two weeks until the start of the regular season, and the excitement and anticipation of the start of camp as given way to most fans, and no doubt the players, to the drudgery of meaningless games. In fact, this is the part of spring training where it seems like the best you can hope…

Braves System Depth: Relief Pitching, Part 1

February 18, 2017 Andy Harris 0

It's the bottom of the ninth for my review of Braves system depth leading up to the start of Grapefruit League action. Next up I'll be looking at the Braves relief pitchers, and Part 1 will examine the pitchers I project for the Atlanta and Gwinnett Braves. Over the last two seasons an astounding 52…

Podcast To Be Named Later #8: How Do You Spell Relief?

March 28, 2016 Brent Blackwell 0

Welcome to the newest episode of a Podcast To Be Named Later! A Podcast To Be Named Later is a weekly podcast from the authors of OutfieldFlyRule.com covering the Atlanta Braves and other baseball news. In today’s episode, hosted by Brent Blackwell and TJ Alexander: A look at relievers in the Atlanta organization: Alex Torres,…

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