It is time for the Braves phenom to get back in action and he will do just that at Gwinnett beginning today. If all goes well the Braves could see Acuña back in the big league lineup either Sunday or Monday.
The Braves will begin a series against the struggling Orioles today in hopes to bolster their NL East lead over Washington and Philadelphia. Needless to say Baltimore has had a rough go of things this season.
Lets take an early look at what the Braves might do, or more likely not do, in this year’s international free agency period. The Braves are under penalty thanks to their cheating scandal which was brought to light last winter.
Everyone knows about Manny Machado being the most coveted trade candidate out there but there are plenty of other third base options on the market at a much lower price. Josh Donaldson and Mike Moustakas are just a couple of names that come to mind.
Noah Syndergaard and Jacob deGrom are two of the best pitchers in baseball on one of the worst teams in baseball. Will the Mets take advantage and turn an eye to the future by trading these two aces for picks or hold on a little longer?
Unsurprisingly Juan Soto is on the rise along with Atlanta rising stars Mike Soroka and Austin Riley. On the major decline are some prospects running into bad luck this season in Austin Hayes and Jorge Mateo. Check out the full list of risers and guys falling in the link above.