John Hart should deal both Uptons brothers, B.J. and Justin. (Curtis Compton/AJC)

Hart should deal both Uptons, Gattis

2:46 pm Nov. 10, 2014

Baseball’s general meetings opened today in Phoenix and already sparks are flying off Twitter feeds that the team is seeking to trade catcher Evan Gattis. That should come as no surprise to anybody in Atlanta

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

Freddie Freeman is hitting only .182 over his last 24 games. (Curtis Compton/AJC)

Is it time to drop Freeman in batting order?

1:09 am Jun. 15, 2014

That a Braves’ hitter is in a tailspin is not unusual.

That it’s Freddie Freeman is like some nonsensical alternate universe.

Freeman has been one of the team’s best and certainly most consistent hitters since 2011. He

After losing a weekend series to last-place Arizona, the Braves have dropped into a three-way tie for first place.

Braves are golden…or doomed (you decide)

9:13 am Jun. 9, 2014

Good morning.

The Braves have lost three of their last four series (eight of 12 games) to drop into a three-way tie for first place in the National League East with Washington and Miami, neither of

Is it time for Braves to give prospect Tommy La Stella (now in Gwinnett) or Ramiro Pena a shot at second base job? (Karl Moore)

Braves: 3 issues, my votes (starting with Uggla)

11:58 pm May. 7, 2014

Despite ending a seven-game losing streak Tuesday night, the Braves affirmed their 2-1 win over St. Louis actually didn’t change much in the big picture. They lost the  following to the Cardinals 7-1, dropping their

Braves enjoying view, despite some issues

3:37 pm Apr. 23, 2014

The Braves are 21 games into the season. It’s a large enough sample size to form initial impressions but too small to assume anything over the next … well, 141 games.

They defeated Miami Wednesday 3-1.

UPDATE: Will Braves-Heyward battle over $300,000?

6:51 pm Jan. 17, 2014

(This blog has been updated.)

The last time the Braves were forced to go to salary arbitration was 2001, when they won their hearing over John Rocker. An arbitrator ruled Rocker would be paid $1.9 million,