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Why have the Braves struggled offensively?


They haven't faced enough lefties, which sounds strange considering their performance against them the past few seasons.

How good is Alex Wood as a starter?


Really good

Braves will skip Mike Minor's next start


Minor will get some time off to hopefully help get him back to 2013 form

Goodbye, Jordan Schafer


So long, Jordan

Evan Gattis is hitting the ball to all fields


Check out this spray chart for Evan Gattis

Series Recap: Braves take three of four from SD


The Braves rallied and won three straight to take a home series against San Diego

Ervin Santana, Evan Gattis lead Braves to 2-0 win


El Oso Blanco went deep for the first time since returning from the disabled list


GameThread 7/28: Braves vs. Padres

You may remember Jason Lane from his days with the Astros as an outfielder. When the Braves played them in the playoffs in 2005, Lane was coming off of a .267/.316/.499 season with 26 home runs....

Big third inning leads Braves to 8-3 win


Mike Minor and company win game three of a four game set


GameThread 7/27: Braves vs. Padres

Today is already a very special baseball day as three members of the great 90's Braves have been elected into the Hall of Fame. Mike Minor will take the hill hoping to rebound from a rough outing...


GameThread 7/25: Braves vs. Padres

On the heels of an embarrassing home series loss to the Marlins, the Braves need a quality outing from Alex Wood against a lackluster offense. San Diego is the worst offensive team in the league...

Series Preview: Braves vs. Padres


Time to take care of the fathers

New Additions to Talking Chop


Welcome our newest writers and moderators

Justin Upton loses to Anthony Rizzo in Final Vote


Unfortunately, Justin Upton will not be an All-Star

This is why we should not worry about Mike Minor


Relax everyone, he should be just fine.

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Introducing FanDuel


A great new partnership has been formed.

Braves All-Star Snubs: Gattis and Heyward


The All-Star Game always features a few snubs on each team. For the Braves, in my opinion, two players who are deserving All-Stars did not make the game. Jason Heyward I think Heyward should have...

Braves Daily Digest 7/7


Congratulations to Freddie Freeman, Julio Teheran, and Craig Kimbrel

Talking Chop is looking for gamethread moderators


Hey everyone, in request of a few of our noble readers we will be looking to add moderators to the blog. The duties will mainly be to moderate the gamethreads for any out of line personal attacks...

Braves Daily Digest: Fourth of July


Happy Independence Day!

Jason Heyward named Defensive Player of the Month


My old stomping grounds over at the ESPN Sweet Spot blog votes on monthly on the best defensive player in the game. This month Jason Heyward won the voting. Heyward tied for the major league...

Braves Daily Digest: 7/2


Braves News Freeman, Braves seek late push in All-Star voting Freddie Freeman sits in fourth place in All-Star voting. The teams are announced on Sunday, and I wouldn't expect the Braves to have...

Evan Gattis to disabled list with bulging disk


Not good news for the Braves backstop

Braves Daily News Digest: 6/30


Braves News The Braves completed their first four game sweep of the Phillies in Philadelphia in 50 years It was an impressive and important series for the Braves, as they were able to avenge...

Ryan Buchter called up to replace Gavin Floyd


Temporarily, the Braves will have an extra reliever

Gavin Floyd broke his elbow


According to the x-rays, Gavin Floyd broke his olecranon

Is the Braves' bullpen really that bad?


No, it isn't.

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