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Whoa! Some Pointless Stuff Happened! 12/31/08
Whoa! Some Pointless Stuff Happened! 12/31/08
Slow News Month 12/30/08
Slow News Month 12/30/08
Legal Ramifications of Schuerholz's Promise 12/22/08
Do They Know It's Almost Christmas? 12/22/08
Links for 12/19: Norton, WBC, Moving On 12/19/08
Braves Get "Fooked" Over 12/18/08
Hold Everything, Furcal to the Dodgers? 12/17/08
Rafael Furcal Returns to the Braves? 12/16/08
Links for 12/15: Fucal Coming Home? 12/16/08
Top 20 Prospects: 1-5 12/15/08
Braves Interested in Kawakami 12/13/08
Braves Interested in Kawakami 12/13/08
Winter Meetings: Day 4 12/11/08
Winter Meetings: Day 3 12/10/08
Winter Meetings: Day 1-2 12/09/08
Goodbye, Greg 12/08/08
Wren Found Another Gem in Vazquez 12/04/08
Links for 12/4: Burnett, Ross, Dunn 12/04/08
We Offered Five Years? 12/03/08
Braves Acquire Javier Vazquez 12/02/08
Hampton's An Astro Again 12/01/08
Three-team Trade Rumor: Peavy to Cubs, Pie to O's? 11/30/08
Three-team Trade Rumor: Peavy to Cubs, Pie to O's? 11/30/08
If We Can't Get Tazawa, Are There Any Other Countries We Can Scout? 11/25/08
McCann's Postseason Makeover 11/23/08
Does Francoeur Have An Attitude Problem? 11/20/08
Tommy Hanson for Secretary of State 11/19/08
Links for 11/18: Peavy, Furcal, Ohman 11/18/08
Braves Top 20 Prospects: 6-10 11/17/08
The Free Agent I Want: Derek Lowe 11/16/08
The Deal's Off (For Now) 11/15/08
Braves Interested in Burnett 11/14/08
Towers Shoots Down Potential Deal 11/13/08
McCann Earns Second Silver Slugger 11/13/08
Links for 11/8: Hernandez, Olsen, Escobar, Peavy 11/08/08
Links for 11/5: Johnson, Francoeur, Peavy 11/05/08
Braves Top 20 Prospects: 11-15 11/04/08
Braves Top 20 Prospects: 11-15 11/04/08
Links for 11/4: Taveras, Peavy, Tazawa 11/03/08
Braves Top 20 Prospects: 16-20 11/02/08
Braves Top 20 Prospects: 16-20 11/02/08
Halloween Links: Sickels, Ohman, Smoltz, Peavy 10/31/08
Halloween Links: Sickels, Ohman, Smoltz, Peavy 10/31/08
How Good is Kelly Johnson? 10/28/08
Peavy Watch: Hanson Won't Be Traded 10/26/08
The One Guy Who Should Really Be Untouchable 10/23/08
The One Guy Who Should Really Be Untouchable 10/23/08
Peavy Watch: Big Spenders? 10/22/08
Peavy Watch: Yunel to San Diego? 10/20/08
System transfer 10/18/08
Peavy Watch: The Beginning 10/17/08
Can The Braves Land Peavy? 10/14/08
Kristi's 2008 Tour of Ballparks: AT&T Park 10/09/08
Wait, Francoeur is Alive? 10/04/08
9/28 Game Thread: Tomorrow's the Offseason 09/28/08
9/26 Game Thread: Chipper vs. Brian Moehler in Houston Bandbox 09/26/08
What we all really care about 09/25/08
9/23 Game Thread: Hampton/Hamels Again 09/23/08
9/22 Game Thread: More Phillie Phun 09/22/08
A Picture of Our Season 09/21/08
9/21 Game Thread: No More Mets! 09/21/08
9/19 Game Thread: Who Are You, Jo-Jo? 09/19/08
9/18 Game Thread: Mike Hampton vs. Cole Hamels? No Problem! He Outdueled Johan Santana! 09/18/08
Rooting for a Lost Cause... Being a Braves Fan in a Long-Lost Season 09/17/08
Rooting for a Lost Cause... Being a Braves Fan in a Long-Lost Season 09/17/08
9/16 Game Thread: Oh, Great, the Phillies 09/16/08
9/14 Game Thread: Shea Goodbye 09/14/08
Pitching News Galore 09/13/08
9/12 Game Thread: The New York Metropolitans, Who Have Nothing To Worry About 09/12/08
9/11 Game Thread: Final Game Against the Rockies 09/11/08
9/11 Game Thread: Final Game Against the Rockies 09/11/08
9/9 Game Thread: The Good News Is, We're Done Facing The Nationals 09/09/08
Off Day Thread 09/08/08
Off Day Thread 09/08/08
9/6 Game Thread: Weep or Sweep? 09/06/08
9/5 Game Thread: Jurrjens Looks to Stop His Skid 09/05/08
9/4 Game Thread: Jo-Jo Gets Another Chance -- Wait, It's Parr! 09/04/08
9/3 Game Thread: Hey, We Have An Offense! 09/03/08
9/3 Game Thread: Hey, We Have An Offense! 09/03/08
9/2 Game Thread: More Marlins 09/02/08
9/1 Game Thread: Say Hello To Our Little Friends 09/01/08
8/31 Game Thread: Thank God This Month Is Over 08/31/08
8/30 Game Thread: Get Ready For Some Fireworks 08/30/08
8/29 Game Thread: It's Raining in Washington; I Hope There Will Be a Game 08/29/08
8/28 Game Thread: It Turns Out the Answer to Our Prayers Is Elmer Dessens 08/28/08
8/27 Game Thread: Instant Replay and Luis Sumoza 08/27/08
Kotsay Dealt to Boston 08/26/08
8/26 Game Thread: Tuesday Night Fish Fry 08/26/08
8/24: Battle of the Batting Race 08/24/08
8/23 Game Thread: I'm Not Sure if We've Bottomed Out, But I Sure Hope So 08/23/08
8/22 Game Thread: Battle of Two Guys the Braves Drafted 08/22/08
8/21 Game Thread: Throwback Pitching Matchup 08/21/08
8/20 Game Thread: More Mets 08/20/08
Joe Posnanski, One of the Good Guys, Has an Additional Home at SI 08/20/08
C.C.? Just Say No, No 08/19/08
Free Agency, Here We Come! 08/18/08
8/18 Game Thread: Who is 6-15, 5.73 ERA, and Makes $18 Million a Year? 08/18/08
8/17 Game Thread: So This is the Great Tim Lincecum 08/17/08
Breaking Down Next Year's Rotation 08/16/08
8/15 Game Thread: Thank God it's Friday 08/15/08
8/14 Game Thread: Man, The Cubs Sure Are Better Than We Are 08/14/08
8/12 Game Thread: I'd Rather Watch Francoeur Than the Olympics 08/12/08
8/10 Game Thread: Hampton Looking For Second Win 08/10/08
Hudson Goes Under The Knife 08/09/08
Hudson Goes Under The Knife 08/09/08
Campbell Regaining His Top Prospect Status 08/08/08
Hampton Going For First Win... Again. 08/05/08
Rest in Peace, Skip 08/04/08
Skip Caray Passes Away 08/03/08
8/2 Game Thread: A Tale of Two Pitchers 08/03/08
8/1 Game Thread: Who Are We? 08/01/08
7/31 Game Thread: Hampton at it Again 07/31/08
Live Blogging at the Deadline 07/31/08
Deadline Countdown: Two Days 07/31/08
Tommy John Likely for Hudson 07/30/08
A Look at Kotchman and Marek 07/30/08
Breaking News: Teixeira Traded to Angels 07/29/08
What the Braves Should do at the Deadline 07/29/08
What the Braves Should do at the Deadline 07/29/08
7/28 Game Thread: Bring on the Cardinals 07/28/08
7/27 Game Thread: Apparently 9-Run Innings Aren't Enough 07/27/08
7/26 Game Thread: HE'S BACK! 07/26/08
Braves Injury Updates 07/26/08
7/25 Game Thread: Time to Face the Phillies, Whom We Seem Unable to Beat 07/25/08
7/25 Game Thread: Time to Face the Phillies, Whom We Seem Unable to Beat 07/25/08
Deadline Countdown: Eight Days 07/24/08
7/23 Game Thread: Hudson vs. Nolasco (Not Trying To Jinx or Reverse Jinx!) 07/23/08
Deadline Countdown: Nine Days 07/23/08
7/22 Game Thread: Just When I Thought I Was Out... 07/22/08
7/21 Game Thread: This is Not a Reverse Jinx 07/21/08
7/20 Game Thread: The Rubber Game 07/20/08
7/19 Game Thread: More Nationals 07/19/08
7/19 Game Thread: More Nationals 07/19/08
Mid-Season Top 20: 1-10 07/19/08
7/18: Finally, More Baseball 07/18/08
Visit The Baseball EconoMiss! 07/18/08
Mike Hampton Stars in His Own Version of Groundhog Day 07/17/08
Mid-Season Top 20: 11-20 07/17/08
Mid-Season Top 20: 11-20 07/17/08
The Braves and the All-Star Game 07/15/08
All-Star Break Discussion: You're the GM 07/14/08
All-Star Break Discussion: You're the GM 07/14/08
7/13 Game Thread: Uh-Oh, A Lefty is Coming! 07/13/08
7/12 Game Thread: Braves vs. Padres 07/12/08
7/11 Game Thread: At Least We Didn't Lose Yesterday! 07/11/08
Braves Ink Three Draftees 07/11/08
7/9 Game Thread: Braves vs. Dodgers 07/09/08
7/8 Game Thread: Braves vs. Dodgers 07/08/08
7/7 Game Thread: Nadal Beats Fed-- Wait, Did the Braves Just Win in Extras? 07/07/08
7/7 Game Thread: Nadal Beats Fed-- Wait, Did the Braves Just Win in Extras? 07/07/08
7/6 Game Thread: A Rain Delay and a Rubber Match 07/06/08
7/5 Game Thread: Braves vs. Astros 07/05/08
7/5 Game Thread: Braves vs. Astros 07/05/08
7/4 Game Thread: Your New Francoeurless Braves 07/04/08
Francoeur Sent to AA Mississippi 07/04/08
7/3 Game Thread: Can We At Least Not Get Swept? 07/03/08
7/2 Game Thread: Braves vs. Phillies 07/02/08
7/1 Game Thread: Can We Beat the Guys in First? 07/01/08
Ballgirl Makes Amazing Catch 06/30/08
Response to Evan Brunell: Trade Tex for Youkilis? Absolutely. 06/30/08
The Swinging Door of the Braves DL 06/30/08
6/28 Game Thread: Braves vs. Blue Jays 06/28/08
6/27 Game Thread: They Still Play Baseball in Canada? 06/27/08
My Two Favorite Things: the Braves and the Gators 06/26/08
All Hail the Garbageman, Jorge Campillo 06/26/08
Send Chipper and McCann to the All-Star Game! 06/26/08
6/25 Braves vs. Brewers Game Thread 06/25/08
Tyler Flowers Going Under the Radar 06/25/08
Tyler Flowers Going Under the Radar 06/25/08
Wren Not Looking for a Starter 06/24/08
Beaten By Sheets... How Does He Do That to Us? 06/24/08
6/22 Game Thread: Please, Just Let Us Win 06/22/08
6/20 Game Thread: Sigh... Homeward Bound... 06/20/08
Innovation and the American Pastime: Instant Replay's as Inevitable as the Designated Hitter 06/19/08
Innovation and the American Pastime: Instant Replay's as Inevitable as the Designated Hitter 06/19/08
6/18 Game Thread: Really? Randy Winn? 06/18/08
Fare Ye Well, Willie and Bill 06/17/08
Is Instant Replay Coming to MLB? 06/15/08
Is Instant Replay Coming to MLB? 06/15/08
What Went Right? 06/15/08
What Went Wrong? 06/13/08
What Went Wrong? 06/13/08
Glavine to DL Again 06/13/08
Braves Draft: Other Notable Picks 06/11/08
Authors 06/11/08
Well... We're Back... At .500... Again. 06/10/08
Braves add Veteran Rotation Depth 06/09/08
Jeff Francoeur vs. the Phillies: 3-13, 15 LOB, 0 RBI 06/08/08
Braves Draft: First Five Rounds 06/07/08
Draft: Second Day 06/06/08
Draft Day! 06/05/08
This Could Be the Last Time: Smoltz Facing Season-Ending Surgery, Again 06/04/08
This Could Be the Last Time: Smoltz Facing Season-Ending Surgery, Again 06/04/08
Campillo Out to Continue Hot Start 06/03/08
Smoltz Activated, See Ya Stockman 06/02/08
Fixing Atlanta's Southpaw Problem 06/01/08
Fixing Atlanta's Southpaw Problem 06/01/08
Fun Chipper Jones Fact, May 29 05/29/08
Q&A on the Brewers 05/28/08
5/28 Game Thread: Bobby Cox = Grady Little 05/28/08
5/27 Game Thread: Can Bobby Show Ned How It's Done? 05/27/08
5/26 Game Thread: Jurrjens for the Split! 05/26/08
Can Gregor Blanco Hold Off Brandon Jones? 05/24/08
Braves Win! Anatomy of a Four-Game Sweep 05/23/08
5/22 Game Thread: All We Have to Do to Sweep Is Beat Johan Santana 05/22/08
Braves 6, Mets 1; Braves 6, Mets 2; Rinse and Repeat 05/21/08
Double Game Thread 5/20: If We Sweep the Mets, We Could Get Willie Randolph Fired! 05/20/08
Explaining Mediocrity Part 2: How Bad Are We At Bunting? 05/19/08
Minor League Report: Rome 05/18/08
Minor League Report: Rome 05/18/08
Braves Monitoring Garcia 05/17/08
5/15 Game Thread: Chuck James Returns to the Rotation, Unthinkingly 05/15/08
5/15 Game Thread: Chuck James Returns to the Rotation, Unthinkingly 05/15/08
Explaining Mediocrity: How Can the League Leader in AVG and ERA Be a .500 Team? 05/14/08
5/12 -- I'm Ignoring the First Game, So Here's a Thread for the Second 05/12/08
5/12 -- I'm Ignoring the First Game, So Here's a Thread for the Second 05/12/08
Hanson Promoted to Double-A 05/11/08
Hanson Promoted to Double-A 05/11/08
5/9 Game Thread: Can Anyone Stop Nate McLouth? 05/09/08
Chop Links for 5/8 05/08/08
Infante Up, Pena to the DL 05/07/08
Braves 5, Padres 3: Above .500 Again, But Can We Stay That Way? 05/07/08
Braves 5, Padres 3: Above .500 Again, But Can We Stay That Way? 05/07/08
April's Most Underappreciated Brave 05/06/08
Prado Out for 6-8 Weeks; Braves Acquire Greg Norton 05/05/08
Minor League Report: Myrtle Beach 05/04/08
Minor League Report: Myrtle Beach 05/04/08
Julio Franco Hangs Up His Spikes 05/03/08
5/3 Game Thread: A One-Game Winning Streak! 05/03/08
5/2 Game Thread: Bring On the Reds (and Hopefully Hudson's Velocity) 05/02/08
Smoltz to the Pen? 04/30/08
Nats 6, Braves 3: Looking Bad, Billy Ray; Feeling Bad, Louis 04/29/08
Minor League Report: Mississippi 04/29/08
Smoltz Will Probably Miss Next Start, At Least 04/28/08
Smoltz's Control Problems Cost Braves 04/27/08
Smoltz's Control Problems Cost Braves 04/27/08
Mets 4, Braves 3: Hey, What's that? Look Over There! 04/26/08
4/25 Game Thread: Chipper Jones + Shea Stadium = I'm Optimistic 04/25/08
Reinforcements Are on the Way 04/23/08
Minor League Report: Richmond 04/22/08
John Smoltz Collects 3000th Strikeout, Pitches His Best Game, Loses 6-0 04/22/08
Braves 7, Nationals 3: We're Above .500! Finally! 04/21/08
Braves 7, Nationals 3: We're Above .500! Finally! 04/21/08
Happy Passover, and Welcome Back to .500! 04/21/08
Happy Passover, and Welcome Back to .500! 04/21/08
Has Kotsay Filled Andruw's Shoes? 04/19/08
Has Kotsay Filled Andruw's Shoes? 04/19/08
Glavine to DL 04/18/08
We Destroyed Them... Now, If Only 6 Was 9 04/18/08
4/17 Game Thread: Keeping a Clear Head About All This 04/17/08
Moylan's Injury Serious? 04/16/08
The Downside of One-Out Pitchers 04/15/08
Moylan to DL: Ohhhhhhh nooooooooo! 04/15/08
Nats 5, Braves 4: And... Another One-Run Loss 04/14/08
Top Prospects 04/12/08
Blogroll 04/12/08
Braves 10, Nationals 2: As Long as We Score 10 Runs, We'll Win (Redux) 04/12/08
4/11 Game Thread: Back to the Nation's Capitol 04/11/08
Soriano to DL, James Campillo Up 04/10/08
The Plot Gets Thicker: The Jordan Schafer Bust 04/10/08
4/9 Game Thread: We Get to Face Mark Redman in Coors Field! 04/09/08
Top Prospect Schafer Suspended for HGH 04/08/08
Grading the Team: Week One 04/08/08
4/8 Game Thread: Still Trying to Get Above .500 04/08/08
Braves Win Battle of Aces 04/06/08
Braves 11, Mets 5: As Long As We Score 10 Runs, We'll Win 04/05/08
No, Really? Yes, Really. Hampton to DL, Reyes Up 04/03/08
No, Really? Yes, Really. Hampton to DL, Reyes Up 04/03/08
Weekend Preview: The Mets 04/03/08
4/3 Game Thread: .500, Here We Come! 04/03/08
4/2 Game Thread -- Time to Take the Division Back from the Nationals! 04/02/08
The Other Braves 04/01/08
The Other Braves 04/01/08
Braves Lose Home Opener in Hard Fought Battle 04/01/08
Braves Lose Home Opener in Hard Fought Battle 04/01/08
I'm going to be a regular guest on a sports podcast 03/31/08
3/30 Game Recap: Ugh. 03/31/08
Opending Day Thread: Braves @ Nationals 03/30/08
Chop Chatter for Opening Day Eve 03/29/08
Spring Training Pictures 03/28/08
Two Waiver-Wire Surprises 03/28/08
T-Minus 2 Days! Just Some Rumormongering... 03/28/08
Tyler Yates Traded to Pirates for Todd Redmond 03/26/08
Happy Opening Day, Everyone! 03/24/08
Glavine's Other Value 03/23/08
Adios, Javier 03/22/08
Indians Down Braves on Drese's Struggles 03/21/08
Nats Release John Patterson -- He's Better than Dan Smith, Right? 03/20/08
Nats Release John Patterson -- He's Better than Dan Smith, Right? 03/20/08
2008 Predictions 03/19/08
2008 Predictions 03/19/08
C-n-C 2008 Fantasy Baseball 03/18/08
C-n-C 2008 Fantasy Baseball 03/18/08
Aaron Go Bragh: Hampton pitches 4 1/3 innings, doesn't get injured! 03/18/08
Braves Watch 2008: Alex's Pick 03/14/08
Looking Back at 2007 Braves Predictions 03/13/08
Horacio Ramirez released... so, should we get him back? 03/12/08
Opening Day Poll 03/12/08
Ongoing Feature: Things Alex Got Utterly Wrong 03/11/08
Braves Watch 2008: Kristi's Pick 03/10/08
Braves Watch 2008: Kristi's Pick 03/10/08
Thorman on the Block 03/08/08
BREAKING NEWS: Mike Hampton lifted early from start against Tigers 03/07/08
Frenchy Didn't Want a Long-Term Contract. So How Much Is He Worth? 03/05/08
Comeback Win for Braves 3/1 03/03/08
Shiver Me Timbers! Jorge Sosa's On the Trading Block 03/03/08
Braves Beating the Snot out of the Dodgers: Feb. 29 Game Thread 02/29/08
Why I think the Braves have a shot at re-signing Teixeira 02/27/08
Should KJ Get a Multi-Year Deal? 02/26/08
Cody Johnson Q&A 02/24/08
Jo-Jo Reyes Discussion Thread 02/23/08
Atlanta Braves: The Movie 02/21/08
Chop Links for 2/20 02/20/08
Jeff Locke Q&A 02/19/08
2008 Positional Preview: Bench Part 2 02/18/08
To The Braves: Will You Be My Valentine? 02/14/08 Kristi Dosh
2008 Positional Preview: Bench Part 1 02/13/08
Terence Moore Thinks Bobby Should Stay. So Does That Mean He Should Go? 02/11/08
2008 Positional Preview: Right Field 02/08/08
Hardball Times' Season Preview 02/08/08
Benson Doesn't Seem Likely 02/06/08
Chuck James's Worrisome Shoulder 02/06/08
Willy Aybar's In Jail 02/05/08
Guess What? We Have Ryan Drese! 02/04/08
2008 Positional Preview: Center Field 02/01/08
Top 100's Paying Braves Some Respect 01/31/08
The Mets don't want to pay Johan what he wants. 01/31/08
Oh, crap. Johan Santana's a Met. 01/29/08
2008 Breakout Candidates 01/27/08
Just Checking In: Horacio, Salty, and Betemit 01/25/08
Soriano Gets 2-Year Deal 01/24/08
2008 Positional Preview: Left Field 01/24/08
Braves in the bottom half of payroll 01/23/08
Renteria/ Marte trade 01/22/08
Selling the Farm -- Trading Pitching Prospects Wisely 01/21/08
Frenchy to break out in 2008??? 01/20/08
Braves Agree to $1.225m Deal for Diaz 01/18/08
Braves Avoid Arbitration with Teixeira and Others 01/18/08
Chipper Tops All-Clean Team 01/18/08
Three Braves Crack 31st Team 01/17/08
Braves Send Aybar to Rays 01/17/08
Aybar Traded to Tampa Bay 01/17/08
The 10 Commandments of Attending a Baseball Game 01/17/08
Braves Baseball Coming to Gwinnett 01/16/08
BP Braves Top 11 01/15/08
Player Analysis: $5,000,000 01/15/08
Braves Acquire Kotsay 01/14/08
Mark Kotsay: A Focus on the Positives 01/14/08
2008 Positional Preview: Third Base 01/13/08
Winner of the Braves CF Sweepstakes: Mark Kotsay 01/11/08
Rotoworld Takes on NL East Prospects 01/10/08
Santana to the Mets -- wait, really? 01/10/08
More center fielders on the horizon? 01/09/08
Chop Links for 1/8 01/08/08
Congratulations to Hall of Famer Goose Gossage! 01/08/08
Who will be inducted into the Hall? 01/08/08
2008 Position Preview: Shortstop 01/08/08
Clemens: The Lawsuit Deciphered 01/08/08
Is Dale Murphy a Hall of Famer? 01/07/08
Too Early for Jair? 01/06/08

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