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Braves trade David Hale and Gus Schlosser to Rockies for Jose Briceno and Chris O'Dowd

Talking Chop (Demetrius Bell) — The Braves have once again made an addition to their farm system. This time, they'll be getting a couple of catching prospects in exchange for David Hale and Gus Schlosser. The Braves have made...
  • 16 hr 9 min ago

Fredi Gonzalez is going into the last year of his contract

Talking Chop (harris.nye) — Apparently Fredi has one year left and is being considered for an extension Fredi Gonzalez is entering the last year of his contract according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. It was known that...
  • 21 hr 24 min ago

Braves daily news digest 1/30: Atlanta adds Eric Stults to rotation mix

Talking Chop (Kris Willis) — The Atlanta Braves agreed to a minor league deal with free agent Eric Stults who will join the competition for the team's fifth starter spot. Braves News Braves sign rotation candidate...
  • 1 day ago

Braves have 6 prospects in Keith Law's top 100

Talking Chop (Scott coleman) — Four of the six prospects were acquired this offseason. The Braves ' farm system, which is now ranked  6th by ESPN's Keith Law *, has six players in the top-100 prospects list. Jose Peraza is...
  • 1 day 18 hr ago
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Braves daily news digest 1/29: Constanza gets DFA'd, and PECOTA projects the Braves

Talking Chop (Demetrius Bell) — Dian Toscano is now officially an Atlanta Brave. Where does this leave Jose Constanza? Is this the end of the Atlanta road for our bat-licking hero? BRAVES NEWS Braves Make Toscano Signing...
  • 1 day 22 hr ago

Braves announce Dian Toscano signing, designate Jose Constanza for assignment

Talking Chop (Kris Willis) — The Atlanta Braves officially announced the signing of Dian Toscano on Wednesday and designated Jose Constanza for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster. The Atlanta Braves made a...
  • 2 days ago

Braves system ranked 6th in MLB by ESPN's Keith Law

Talking Chop (Kris Willis) — ESPN.com's Keith Law ranks the Atlanta Braves' minor league system as the sixth best in Major League Baseball. ESPN.com's Keith Law updated his  list of the top minor league systems in baseball ...
  • 2 days ago
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The Braves have a Minor dilemma on their hands

Talking Chop (Ian.Morris) — Atlanta is in a bit of an uncomfortable position with its rotation's longest-tenured member. Where do they go from here? After this winter's flurry of activity, the Braves are in a bit of an...
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Braves daily news digest 1/28: Jose Peraza is top second base prospect

Talking Chop (Kris Willis) — Jose Peraza is the top second base prospect in the Major Leagues for 2015 according to MLB.com. Braves News What will determine Fredi's fate? MLB.com's Mark Bowman answers fan questions in...
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Braves daily news digest 1/27: Has the Braves offseason earned a passing grade?

Talking Chop (Demetrius Bell) — Plus, Andrelton Simmons is excited at the prospect of you falling in love with a new Braves player. Well, Valentine's Day *is* right around the corner, you know? BRAVES NEWS SI: Braves Get C+...
  • 3 days ago

Braves sign John Buck to minor league deal with Spring Training invite

Talking Chop (Demetrius Bell) — In a move that seems to be purely for organizational depth, the Braves have added John Buck to their system, where the 34-year old is expected to start the season in Gwinnett The Braves have...
  • 4 days ago

What we talk about when we talk about WAR

Talking Chop (harris.nye) — Defensive metrics are the great sticking point between different types of fans The ubiquitous nature of the internet and social networks in modern society has created an unprecedented level of...
  • 4 days ago

Braves daily news digest 1/26: Kevin Seitzer encouraged by workouts with B.J. Upton

Talking Chop (Kris Willis) — New Braves hitting coach Kevin Seitzer recently spent some time with outfielder B.J. Upton in Florida and came away encouraged with the brief workouts. Braves News Seitzer encouraged by...
  • 5 days ago

Weekend Digest: Nats land Scherzer; Cubs get Fowler; Mr. Cub passes away

Talking Chop (TonyAlmeyda) — MLB news from the past week. Nationals sign Max Scherzer to seven-year deal The deal is for $210 million, and  details reveal Scherzer will receive $35 million in each of the three final...
  • 7 days ago
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Braves claim outfielder Eury Perez off of waivers

Talking Chop (Demetrius Bell) — The 24-year old center fielder will be coming to Atlanta after being designated for assignment by the Yankees. After adding Jonny Gomes for the purpose of forming a platoon in left field with...
  • 7 days ago
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The 2015 Braves: a sabermetrical case study

Talking Chop (harris.nye) — A look at what the Braves' transition might teach us about baseball. In science, there are theories about the world that cannot be effectively tested because of the immorality inherent in testing...
  • 7 days ago
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Braves daily news digest 1/23: Atlanta signs Jonny Gomes, Mike Minor pain-free

Talking Chop (Kris Willis) — The Braves acquired another outfielder in Jonny Gomes and got some good news in regards to the health of Mike Minor. Braves News Braves sign Jonny Gomes to 1-year deal The Atlanta Braves...
  • 8 days ago
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Braves sign Jonny Gomes to 1-year deal

Talking Chop (Demetrius Bell) — The Braves have a pretty big hole at left field at the moment. They've plugged part of that hole with the addition of Jonny Gomes on a 1-year deal. For most of this week,  we've been hearing...
  • 8 days ago
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The first Justin Upton trade, two years later

Talking Chop (Scott coleman) — Where are the five players the Braves sent to Arizona for Justin Upton and Chris Johnson? Two years ago Saturday, the Braves and Diamondbacks pulled off a seven-player blockbuster deal that...
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Talking Chop is looking for prospect writers!

Talking Chop (Ian.Morris) — Are you a Minor League and/or prospect aficionado? Well, we're looking for you! Talking Chop is always looking for talented writers to join our team, but at this moment, we're particularly on the...
  • 8 days ago
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