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Projecting the Braves’ NLDS roster in wake of Charlie Morton’s injury

Bryce Elder is Atlanta’s likely Game 3 starter with Charlie Morton sidelined.

How much of a role will Bryce Elder have in October?

Are the Braves going to have to make a tough call on Bryce Elder’s postseason contributions?

The Braves paved a path of dominance towards their sixth-straight NL East title

The Braves didn't literally go wire-to-wire but other than that, their march to the 2023 NL East title was one of pure excellence

Celebrating the new Golden Age of Atlanta Braves baseball

It is a sixth NL East title in a row for the Atlanta Braves. That’s a celebration worth celebrating.

Breaking down Matt Olson’s adjustments in his second season with the Braves

Matt Olson has made some serious adjustments this year, and the results have been fantastic. Let’s break it down.

Braves Mailbag: Playoff bullpen, Charlie Morton and more

This week’s mailbag is full of postseason roster questions.

Matt Olson joins an elite club of Braves all-time greats

Olson’s 47th home run Thursday night tied him with Hank Aaron and Eddie Mathews for the second most in franchise history.

Who are the 2023 Atlanta Braves postseason roster long-shots?

These are the surprise candidates could follow in the footsteps of other unlikely Braves who made their way onto a postseason roster since 1991.

Ronald Acuña Jr. has created a new club for himself in a game-changing season

Fully healthy for the first time since 2021, Ronald Acuña Jr. had a ton of expectations going into this season. He's somehow managed to exceed all of them and make history along the way.

Comparing the 2023 and 1998 Atlanta Braves

The 1998 Braves had the most regular season wins in franchise history. How do these 2023 Braves compare?

Braves Notes: Brian Snitker on Michael Soroka, team’s rotation depth

Brian Snitker discussed the return of Michael Soroka, who will make his first start in over a month at the major league level.

A way too early look at the Braves 2024 Opening Day roster: Position Players

As the 2023 regular season winds down, it is a good time to look ahead to 2024 and prognosticate on who might or might return for Opening Day next season.

A way too early look at the Braves 2024 Opening Day roster: Pitching Staff

Injuries ravaged Atlanta’s pitching staff in 2023, but with the amount of talent in the organization there are plenty of questions about which players are most likely to appear on the Opening Day roster next year.

Braves rev back up, thunder past everyone in August

After July was good-but-not-great, the Braves went back to dominating in August

A closer look at what is behind Collin McHugh’s struggles

It is safe to say McHugh is struggling this year. Even so much as to some wondering if he will make the playoff roster. What is going on this year?

Raisel Iglesias and his nasty change-up

Iglesias is somewhat quietly throwing one of the best pitches in baseball.

Braves Mailbag: Roster decisions, Michael Soroka, playoff rotation and more

This week’s mailbag is full of questions about the rotation and some of the bullpen decisions that the Braves are going to have to make.

Kyle Wright feeling good after first rehab start

Wright tossed three scoreless innings for the Rome Braves Thursday night.

Reflecting on the Yonny Chirinos saga

Yonny Chirino’s being in the rotation sparked a lot of debate amongst Braves fans. Let’s explore the saga.

The Braves have some fascinating pitching decisions to make

With multiple guys nearing return from injury, and multiple roster spots needed, the Braves have some tough decisions to make.

Is there a chance Orlando Arcia can be the Braves long term answer at shortstop?

Will the 2023 NL All Star continue to block Vaughn Grissom?

The Braves are walking on sunshine in 2023

Remember when the Braves struggled mightily during day games last season? Well, things have changed dramatically here in 2023.

Pierce Johnson has given the Atlanta Braves exactly what they needed

Johnson has had success so far as a Brave. Let’s dissect why.

What’s going on with Bryce Elder?

Bryce Elder has struggled as of late. Let’s dissect the root cause.

Ronald Acuña, Jr.’s spectacular season shines the light on two long-time Braves rivals

As he flirts with the possibility of a 40/75 season, Ronald Acuña, Jr. has brought back memories of two long-time Atlanta nemeses: Eric Davis and Hanley Ramirez.

Atlanta’s rotation is stuck in the wilderness at the moment

The Braves have been spinning their wheels since the All-Star break and you don’t have to look far to find the main reason why they’ve been stuck in neutral as of late.

Checking in on Joe Jiménez

Jiménez has been a solid force this season. Let’s look at his underlying numbers.

All-Star shortstops Orlando Arcia and Dansby Swanson face off in Chicago

In their first season as starting shortstops for their current teams, Orlando Arcia and Dansby Swanson are having remarkably similar and successful seasons.

This might end up being the best Braves lineup in franchise history

The Atlanta Braves as a franchise have had some fantastic offenses dating back to their days in Boston. This might be the best in that long, long line.

Braves’ July isn’t a worthy follow-up to their June... but how could it be?

The Braves played like a strong but obviously imperfect team in July, which probably makes sense

What is the cause of Marcell Ozuna’s recent decline?

Ozuna has been in a massive slump of late. What seems to be the reason?

When it comes to ex-Braves, do you cheer, or do you boo?

Loyalty can be fickle when your favorite team competes against a former teammate who just so happens to be your favorite player.


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