Monthly Archives: June 2015

Prospects to watch on Braves short-season teams

The minor league short-season leagues started this week, which includes two teams in the Atlanta Braves organization: the Danville Braves and the Gulf Coast League Braves. Both teams are considered to be “rookie” level, with Danville serving as advanced rookie ball, … Continue reading

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Braves acquire Touki Toussaint from Diamondbacks

The Atlanta Braves can’t seem to go a month without making a trade. Three weeks after a trade with another N.L. West team (the Dodgers) the Braves went back to the Arizona Diamondbacks for a familiar-looking trade. Atlanta acquired right-handed … Continue reading

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Atlanta Braves 2015 Draft Picks, Rounds 21-40

Day three of the 2015 MLB First Year Player Draft and this completes the selections made by the Atlanta Braves. Previous selections can be found using these links: Picks 1-5 (Round 1 & 2) Picks 6-13 (Round 3-10) Picks 14-23 (Round 11-20) … Continue reading

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Atlanta Braves 2015 Draft Picks 14-23 (Rounds 11-20)

Day three of the 2015 MLB First Year Player Draft and the Atlanta Braves continue their focus on selecting late-rising talent and pop-up guys. Picks 1-5 (Round 1 & 2) Picks 6-13 (Round 3-10) Picks 24-43 (Round 21-40) 11th Round (330): Grayson … Continue reading

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Atlanta Braves 2015 Draft Picks 6-13 (Rounds 3-10)

On day two of the 2015 MLB First Year Player Draft the Atlanta Braves continued their pattern of making risky selections on players they consider high-upside talent. There are some odd selections within this group. 3rd Round (89): Anthony Guardado, RHP … Continue reading

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Atlanta Braves 2015 Draft Picks 1-5

The Atlanta Braves enter the 2015 draft with five selections on day one among the top 75 picks. After losing a pick last year because they signed Ervin Santana, they added the No. 28 pick this year when they extended … Continue reading

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What to expect from the Braves in the 2015 draft

Who will the Atlanta Braves take next Monday in the 2015 MLB First Year Player Draft? What strategy will they employ with five selections on the first day of the draft, encompassing the first two rounds and the top 75 picks? So … Continue reading

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