Mark Richt and Paul Johnson wish you a happy election day. (Jason Getz, AJC)

Election day: Vote to keep or fire coaches

8:52 am Nov. 4, 2014

Happy election day. Here’s your chance to vote.

I’ve lived in Atlanta for more than 25 years. As much as the professional and college sports scene can turn the area into an emotional train wreck, I

Fredi Gonzalez watched the Braves spiral down the stretch again. (Curtis Compton, AJC)

Braves’ new GM should’ve decided on Gonzalez

12:29 pm Oct. 3, 2014

There were reasonable arguments to keep Fredi Gonzalez as the Braves’ manager. There were reasonable arguments to fire Fredi Gonzalez as the Braves’ manager.

But there was no reasonable argument to do what the Braves did

Maybe Braves, with John Hart, Bobby Cox and John Schuerholz, need a fresh set of eyes in GM position. (Curtis Compton)

Should Braves avoid going ‘Braves Way’?

8:52 am Sep. 24, 2014

This isn’t meant as any disrespect to the candidates being circulated most in the rumor mill or to outright dismiss John Schuerholz’s belief that the Braves need to get back to the, “Braves Way” of

Atlanta Braves v Seattle Mariners

Poll: Who’s most to blame for Braves’ fall?

9:19 am Aug. 7, 2014

The Braves are back home after an eight-game road trip. There will be no parade today.

They lost all eight games — swept in consecutive series in Los Angeles, San Diego and Seattle. It’s the first

So what's the chance B.J. Upton provides stability for Braves at leadoff? (AP photo)

Braves’ tryouts at leadoff are dizzying

12:36 pm Jun. 25, 2014

When Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez tabbed B.J. Upton as the Braves’ next future ex-leadoff hitter — sorry, just an assumption — it continued an ugly trend that began in 2006.

The Braves have struggled to find