Bidding Adieu To Sean Gilmartin
Atlanta traded their 2011 first-rounder yesterday. What exactly did they lose?
Yesterday, Atlanta shipped Sean Gilmartin to the Twins for one year of Ryan Doumit. Doumit will presumably be the veteran bench bat that Wren was looking for, and could spell Gattis, Freeman, or the corner outfielders if needed. But what exactly did Atlanta give up for him? In short, n...
Braves Acquire Ryan Doumit From Twins
Braves send former first-round pick Sean Gilmartin in the deal.
First reported by Jeff Passan, the Braves have acquired C Ryan Doumit in exchange for LHP Sean Gilmartin.
The Twins have made it official. Ryan Doumit is coming to the Braves in exchange for Sean Gilmartin.
— Mark Bowman (@mlbbo...
Braves trade notes: Cubs wanted Jason Heyward or Justin Upton for Jeff Samardzija
I can't believe the Cubs haven't won a World Series since 1908
When word broke that Gavin Floyd was signing with the Braves on Saturday afternoon, there was some confusion. Floyd was hardly th...
Gavin Floyd turned down $20 million from Orioles
A couple of teams were after Floyd this offseason. Why did he decide to sign with Atlanta for a lesser payday, and what does this mean for the Braves moving forward with free agents?
In case you hadn't heard already, the Braves have
The Braves, The Rotation and Handling Young Pitching
The idea for this post came about after watching Peter Hjort (aka Mr. Capitol Avenue) shell out a #MondayMorningRant on Twitter after the Gavin Floyd signing yesterday. The general thought behind it was that the most all if not the whole staff, while good pitchers, are not the dur...
Hillcats Team President Passes Away At Age 85
In somber news, Lynchburg Hillcats team president Rex Angel died at the age of 85 last week.
Lynchburg News and Advance:
Rex Angel, ...