Atlanta Braves News
Beyond the Box Score’s Patrick Brennan takes a closer look at early bullpen projections for the 2019 season. The Atlanta Braves are right in the middle of the pack so far checking in at No. 13.
MLB Trade Rumors spotlights the NL East and takes a look at three needs for each team that still need to be filled before Opening Day. For the Braves they list a top half of the rotation starter, a right fielder and additional pieces in the bullpen.
There were plenty of highlights for the Atlanta Braves in 2018 and here is a look at some of the best complete with analysis by Statcast.
The Minnesota Twins inked DH Nelson Cruz to a one-year deal on Thursday that is worth a reported $14 million. The deal reportedly contains a $12 million club option for the 2020 season. SB Nation’s Grant Brisbee thinks it is a good but strange fit for Cruz and the Twins.
MLB.com’s Will Leitch lists 10 prospects who are set to make their mark in 2019. The group is led by Toronto third baseman Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Mets first baseman Peter Alonso.
The Baltimore Orioles have added two coaches to new Manager Brandon Hyde’s staff. The first is Tim Cossins who served as the Cubs minor-league field coordinator last season. Second is Jose Flores who was the Phillies’ first-base coach in 2018.