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Atlanta Braves Player Analysis

Everything you could possibly need to know about the Atlanta Braves, year-in and year-out.

Breaking down New York Mets starter Justin Verlander

A closer look at Wednesday’s Mets starter Justin Verlander

Braves Mailbag: Michael Soroka demotion, mid-season prospect list and more

It is mailbag time!

Stray thoughts on the Braves’ 6-4 win over the Mets

The Braves played a game worth waiting through a 100-minute rain delay for

Collin McHugh and the curious case of his sweeper

Collin McHugh has a good ERA for the Atlanta Braves, but signs point to serious regression.

Michael Soroka wasn’t sinking

When your bread-and-butter goes bad, there are few metaphorical places to hide

Eddie Rosario, the ever-present talking point

He doesn’t just live in interesting times, he seemingly causes them

Nick Anderson’s return to health in 2023 has been a boon for Atlanta’s bullpen

After missing most of the past two seasons due to injury, off-season free agent signee Nick Anderson has been a steady contributor as a right-handed, high-leverage reliever.

Hard Work Does Pay Off: Michael Soroka’s Journey Back to the Major Leagues

Chronicling Soroka’s long road back to the majors.

A look back at Craig Kimbrel’s dominance as the Atlanta Braves closer

During his time with the Braves, Kimbrel had one of (if not the) best five year stretches of all time

Dear MLB: Promote your best player, Ronald Acuña Jr.

Braves Notes: Brian Snitker on Michael Soroka, Bryce Elder’s maturation

Soroka threw a season-high 96 pitches Tuesday for Gwinnett.

Breaking down Los Angeles Dodgers starter Tony Gonsolin

The Braves will need to figure out Gonsolin in order to avoid a sweep Wednesday

What is wrong with A.J. Minter?

There is no denying that Minter is struggling. Is there a clear cut cause and effect?

Braves Mailbag: Rotation questions, AJ Smith-Shawver and more

Mailbag time!!

Breaking down Texas Rangers starter Nathan Eovaldi

The Braves will face a stiff test Wednesday night.

Is Michael Harris II experiencing a sophomore slump?

Michael Harris is struggling at the plate. What is causing this drop-off?

A.J. Minter will be fine, eventually

Despite a disappointing start to the season, Minter’s underlying numbers provide reasons for optimism for the rest of the 2023 season.

The (d)evolution of Charlie Morton

The veteran right-hander has some key causes for concern, which isn’t music to the ears of a Braves team with an already-devastated rotation

Sizing up the longest home runs in Truist Park history

Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a 470 foot homer last week. Where does it rank on the list of the longest home runs in Truist Park history?

Breaking down Toronto Blue Jays starter Jose Berrios

The craziness that is Ozzie Albies’ platoon splits

Albies has always had a decent gap in his RH vs LH production but he’s taken it to new level in 2023.

It's starting to feel like 2020 again for the Atlanta Braves

In 2020, the Braves leaned on their offense and their bullpen to carry them to the playoffs. They'll be doing it again for maybe the next couple of months.

The Unique Case Of Michael Tonkin

Michael Tonkin is having success in a way that not many pitchers execute.

Has Marcell Ozuna turned it around?

The Changes are like May and Ozuna

Bryce Elder, Spin Doctor

The Braves’ righty is doing something special, but it’s unclear if it’s propping him up

Ronald Acuña Jr. is all the way back

Now that he's had a normal offseason to prepare and recover, Ronald Acuña Jr.'s level of play has returned to the stratospheric level it was at when he got injured in 2021.

What is going on with Austin Riley?

Austin Riley is struggling. Let’s break down why.

Previewing Miami Marlins starter Sandy Alcantara

Bryce Elder can’t keep getting away with this, right?

If big league hitters ever figure him out, then let’s hope that he can keep them fooled for a long, long time.

Sam Hilliard won’t keep this up all year, but the Braves still may have found something interesting.

Looking at the curious case of Sam Hilliard.

Checking in on the Sean Murphy trade

There is still plenty of time for the outcomes of this off-season’s biggest trade. But, let’s check in and see how the players are doing.

A no-doubt-about-it set of projections for the rest of 2023 Atlanta Braves season

Who needs advanced statical analysis when you can read the Battery Power Almanac instead?


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