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Did Freddie Freeman Become a Top 10 Ballplayer?

Folks………… we still exist. Since the last time we’ve posted anything Dansby Swanson has been called up, Fat Kemp has been acquired, Ender Inciarte has proven has worth, and the team as a whole has continued to be mostly bad.

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Road to 69: What’s Up with Freddie?

When I first started researching for today’s post, Freddie Freeman was in the midst of one of the worst slumps in his career. It was so bad that for one game Fredi had him batting as far down as 6th

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Road to 69: Who is Dan Winkler?

Folks, it is that classic time of the year we all know and love: the official start of the Braves baseballing season! By now we should have all had enough time to recover from that disastrous 2015 affair, during which

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Evaluating the Simmons Trade

Back on November 12, the Braves sent Andrelton Simmons and Jose Briceno to the Angels for Erick Aybar, Sean Newcomb, and Chris Ellis. At the time, I was decidedly meh and unsure about the whole deal. On the one hand,

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10-57: Kevin Seitzer, One Year In

I’m reviving my old 10-57 series to take a look at the Braves’ new-for-2015 hitting coach, Kevin Seitzer. After scoring the second fewest runs in the MLB during a disappointing 79 win season in 2014, the Braves were looking to shake

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Series Preview: Marlins, September 25-27

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In the midst of grief, a sliver of hope. Somehow, our Atlanta Braves just wrapped up a series in which we took two of three from the division-leading Mets. While the first game dealt Shelby Miller his 16th loss of

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Series Preview: Mets, September 21-23

So the last Series Preview was Brad’s brilliant video, and the last Mets preview was G.W. Frog’s incredible debut. Tonight we start another series against said Mets, and I honestly have no idea how I’m going to follow up on

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Series Preview: Mets, August 10-13

BGS is delighted to bring you a special preview for this most special of series. This is no normal guest post. The elite levels of wickedness that the Mets bring to the table demand an elite guest. And we have

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Series Preview: Phillies, September 7 – 9

Alright, everyone who has actually been watching the Braves consistently lately please raise your hand. Now, unless you’re Mark Bowman or Dayton from Nebraska, please put your hand down and sit in the corner, you dirty liar. How bad have

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Series Preview: Marlins, August 31 – September 2

I’m not going to sit here and recap the Yankees series. You were there. You saw it. It was nothing short of horrendous. Let’s just move on. With our wounds still fresh, the Braves are now set to again face

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