Pitcher Review

Mike Foltynewicz

Let’s Talk About Mike Foltynewicz’s Slider

The Atlanta Braves are 90-56, 9.5 games up in the NL East, and now have a single-digit magic number to clinch the division. Mike Foltynewicz’s...
Mike Soroka

Mike Soroka’s Best Argument for ROY

So here’s the hypothetical situation for this post: An NL Rookie of the Year voter approaches me and one other person with a simple...

Kevin Gausman and Searching for Optimism

In 13 starts this year, Kevin Gausman had a 6.21 ERA. In his last 3 starts before going down with an “injury,” Gausman’s pitching...

Farewell, Brandon McCarthy

It's hard to imagine someone being easier to root for than Brandon McCarthy. This guy's been injured so much he's essentially baseball's Steve-0. He's...

Moving On From Teheran

Over his past 46 starts, Julio Teheran has thrown 259.1 innings that have resulted in a 4.34 ERA/5.05 FIP. His velocity has been well...

Dan Winkler needs to be talked about

Dan Winkler has been with the Braves since being selected in the 2014 Rule 5 Draft. Coming into this season, he had spent almost...

Is Mike Foltynewicz Turning the Corner?

It's hard to believe that Mike Foltynewicz is still only 26 years old. It seems like he's been providing about equal parts brilliance and...

The Evolution of Sean Newcomb

Sean Newcomb, along with other pieces, was acquired by the Braves on November 12, 2016, in exchange for Andrelton Simmons. A much-heralded pitching prospect,...