The Atlanta Braves had a quiet Thursday on the news front as the offseason rolls on. Nevertheless, Dan Szymborski’s annual ZiPS projections were revealed, and the Braves are expected to have yet another monstrous season. Within his projections, he acknowledged Ronald Acuña Jr.’s historic stats, but also implied that the Braves could still be a top team if the star outfielder was absent.
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The Daily Hammer Podcast recaps Jarred Kelenic’s first meeting with the media as a Brave.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired outfielder Billy McKinney from the New York Yankees in exchange for international bonus pool money. McKinney just signed a minor league deal with the Yanks last week.