Kris Medlen, shown here squirting water on Freddie Freeman after a win last August, has always been one of the team's free spirits. (Curtis Compton/AJC)

Braves’ Medlen to shave head for charity

11:08 am Feb. 17, 2014

(Updated: 11:45 a.m.)

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — There is a chance that the Braves’ opening day starter will be bald.

I’m writing a column later today on the Braves’ starting rotation and addressing the question about

Kimbrel’s value as closer obvious to Braves

11:18 am Feb. 16, 2014

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — There is a disturbed segment of the baseball populace that has come to believe closers are overrated. This group of fans and some team executives mostly are followers (lemmings?) of

Dan Uggla is confident he'll have a good season. Are you? Vote in poll.

Braves’ poll: Can Uggla, Upton rebound?

7:21 pm Feb. 15, 2014

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — I had a lengthy and revealing conversation today with Dan Uggla, the Braves’ often-maligned second baseman. I hope you get a chance to read it online at or in