Jason Heyward

Should the Braves consider this bad contract swap for Jason Heyward in the offseason?

A lot of Braves fans were rightfully upset when Jason Heyward was traded in November of 2014. But the Braves got the better of that deal, as they went on to acquire Dansby Swanson in exchange for Shelby Miller — the centerpiece of the Heyward trade. Heyward played one year in St. Louis before signing

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Should the Braves consider reuniting with an old friend?

Former fan favorite Andrelton Simmons was designated for assignment and released by the Cubs over the weekend. Andrelton Simmons has been granted his unconditional release. Was designated for assignment yesterday. — Ryan Herrera (@ryan_a_herrera) August 7, 2022 Simmons is nowhere near the player he used to be, but the Braves could absolutely use some infield

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Should the Braves consider picking up Franmil Reyes?

If I had told you a year ago that Cleveland would be cutting Franmil Reyes in August, you would have called me insane. Reyes posted an .846 OPS with 30 home runs in 2021, but the Opening Day cleanup hitter for the Guardians was designated for assignment over the weekend: The Guardians have designated Franmil

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Vaughn Grissom call up

Braves: Top 10 prospect Darius Vines has been red hot in July

It’s no secret the Braves farm system has seen a ton of turnover. Atlanta didn’t completely gut what they had left at the trade deadline, but they did say goodbye to longtime staple Tucker Davidson. Luckily, some guys are stepping up to help improve the farm’s outlook. I already talked about how Vaughn Grissom could

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Where does Tucker Davidson rank in the Angels farm system?

In case you missed it, the Braves acquired closer Raisel Iglesias in exchange for Jesse Chavez and top ten prospect Tucker Davidson. Now, Davidson rejoins a rebuilding Angels farm system. So, where does he rank among Los Angeles’ current prospects? See where new acquisition Tucker Davidson slots into the @Angels Top 30 Prospects list: https://t.co/eoRPwQVClC

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The Braves shuffle the bullpen following Jesse Chavez’s departure

The Braves have made a roster move, activating offseason trade addition Jay Jackson after a strong performance in Gwinnett following his recovery from injury. Jake Odorizzi has also arrived with the team: Jay Jackson will take Chavez’s roster spot today. Iglesias will join the Braves in New York. Jackson had a 1.80 ERA in 10

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This trade the Braves didn’t make may be their best move yet

In case you missed it, Austin Riley just signed a massive 10-year, $212 million extension to stay in Atlanta for seemingly what will be the rest of his career. This is coming off of his historic month of July, but you have to think the Braves were looking to extend Riley before he earned Player

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Ozzie Albies injury

Braves get a discouraging injury update on Ozzie Albies

Alex Anthopoulos appeared on the Braves broadcast shortly after the conclusion of the 2022 trade deadline. Unfortunately, it seems like Ozzie Albies will be out of Atlanta’s lineup a little longer than initially expected. Alex Anthopolous just said Braves expect Ozzie Albies back in early to mid-September. Timeline keeps getting pushed slightly back… All those

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The Braves have reportedly traded Will Smith to the Astros

The Braves have pulled off a surprising trade deadline move, dealing 2021 postseason hero and polarizing Brave Will Smith to the Houston Astros in exchange for Jake Odorizzi: The Houston Astros are acquiring LHP Will Smith from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for SP Jake Odorizzi, per @MarkBermanFox26. pic.twitter.com/E57wqCIlg3 — FOX Sports: MLB (@MLBONFOX) August

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