Clint Manry

Clint Manry

Resides near Huntsville, AL. Also writes about baseball stuff at Call to the Pen & Braves TomaBlog.

Braves: Freddie Freeman and three others test positive for COVID-19, Eric Young opts out

As the coronavirus continues to spread in the U.S. and across MLB, on Saturday it was reported that four Braves have tested positive, including first baseman Freddie Freeman. Breaking news from Braves camp. — FOX Sports: Braves (@FOXSportsBraves) July 4, 2020   According to a tweet by’s Mark Bowman, Braves’ manager Brian Snitker

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Braves: Ten over/under predictions for 2020

Braves: 2020 Power Rankings, upcoming matchup with AL East

Despite a surging global pandemic and a ton of uncertainty regarding an MLB season in 2020, Wednesday served as a more familiar occasion as we get ready for the start of Spring Training 2.0 —’s first set of 2020 power rankings were released (well the site’s first since before the season was suspended back

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Braves: 2020 MiLB season canceled, farewell to the Florida Fire Frogs 

We already knew it was coming, but on Tuesday, the 2020 Minor League Baseball season was officially canceled in what’s yet another unfortunate blow to a league that’s scheduled to experience drastic changes in the near future. Earlier today Minor League Baseball announced that there will not be a 2020 season. This season would have marked the

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Braves: Looking at candidates for a .400 AVG in 2020

Ted Williams was MLB’s last player to hit .400 when he finished with a .406 AVG in 143 games as a 22-year-old in 1941 while playing for the Red Sox. What’s crazy about Williams’ feat is not only did he NOT win the American League MVP award that year (NYY’s Joe DiMaggio did with a

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Braves: Examining the most interesting non-roster submissions on the 60-man roster

As we inch closer and closer to finally having baseball back, Sunday brought us the deadline for MLB teams to submit their 60-man player pools. Just seeing all of these Braves’ names in an official capacity already gets me excited.  Braves: 2020 player pool submitted — (@SportsTalkATL) June 28, 2020   Of the 56 players

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Braves: Austin Riley and the month of June

Statistically, May of 2019 may have been the best month of Austin Riley’s major league career thus far, but the then 22-year-old’s month of June will be the one he’ll most likely never forget. Just ask a few of the NL East’s most dominant starting pitchers. Granted, it’s still unfortunate Riley’s 2019 season ended the

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Braves: 2020 player pool submitted 

Sunday evening was the deadline for MLB teams to submit its 60-man roster for the upcoming 2020 season, and the Braves’ list features plenty of exciting names. The Atlanta Braves announced the club’s 60-man player pool for the 2020 regular season. The club included 56 players in the pool, including 17 non-roster submissions. —

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Braves: Ten over/under predictions for 2020

Braves: Key notes regarding the upcoming season

We’re still just days removed from the announcement that baseball will return in 2020, as the league and the Players Union finally came to terms on an agreement for a 60-game season on Tuesday. Play Ball! It was ugly and contentious but finally there will be a baseball season. It no longer is a marathon

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Top Braves storylines now that baseball is back 

Barring a catastrophic event or an unfortunate nationwide surge in COVID-19 cases, the 2020 MLB regular season will begin at the end of next month, with Spring Training 2.0 set to kick off roughly a week from now. There are still numerous hurdles to jump through but with a unanimous vote by MLB owners earlier

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