Monthly Archives: December 2015

Braves trade Christian Bethancourt to Padres

The Atlanta Braves rebuild continued last week as they shipped one-time-prospect catcher Christian Bethancourt to the Padres for one-time right-handed pitching prospect Casey Kelly and catching prospect Ricardo Rodriguez. It was rumored for a while that Atlanta wanted to move … Continue reading

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Braves acquire Swanson, Blair and Inciarte from Diamondbacks for Shelby Miller

The Atlanta Braves pulled off another blockbuster trade on day two of the Baseball Winter Meetings. They sent starting pitcher Shelby Miller and reliever Gabe Speier to the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for shortstop prospect Dansby Swanson, right-handed pitching prospect … Continue reading

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Braves acquire Jose Ramirez from Mariners

The Atlanta Braves acquired what seems like a minor bullpen piece today when they received right-handed reliever Jose Ramirez from the Seattle Mariners for a player to be named later and cash considerations. Atlanta was attracted by the power arm … Continue reading

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