Monthly Archives: May 2014

Braves Lines for Friday 5/30/14

Mike Minor (Atlanta): 7IP, 7H, 1R, 0BB, 3K ||¬†Five of Minor’s six starts this season have been quality starts. Too bad he’s not getting any quality offense. Andrelton Simmons (Atlanta): 2-for-4, SB || Simba has now hit in four straight … Continue reading

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Braves Lines for Thursday 5/29/14

Some quick lines this morning… Tommy La Stella (Atlanta): 2-for-4 || Obviously all the news yesterday was about TLS, as it should have been. His ascendance to the Braves lineup was long overdue. His two hits last night match Dan … Continue reading

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At Long Last, La Stella

The Atlanta Braves have finally realized that none of the options they have on the Major League roster at second base are cutting it. The team promoted second base prospect Tommy La Stella to the Major League club from Triple-A … Continue reading

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Braves Lines for Wednesday

Braves lost the two-game homer against the BoSox, but they have the opportunity to go to Boston and return the favor in the two-game away series. By my count the Braves are owed four thousand lucky bounces in Boston. I’m … Continue reading

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Off to Ireland

It’s been a bit slow on the blog for past couple of weeks. Over the past few years I’ve found that blogging comes in waves, and lately I’ve been in the¬†trough of one of those waves. What better time than … Continue reading

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The Braves Made A Mistake By Signing Chris Johnson To A Long Term Contract

Chris Johnson was a good hitter for the Braves last year. He probably seemed like a better hitter than he really was because most people in Atlanta didn’t expect anything from the guy who was supposedly a throw-in to the … Continue reading

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