There hasn't been much for Braves slugger Freddie Freeman to smile about since the season ended, as the team traded away defensively superb shortstop Andrelton Simmons and rumors have swirled about Freeman's future. (HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM

Why did Braves trade Simmons for more pitching prospects?

1:59 pm Nov. 23, 2015

It’s been a week-and-a-half since the Braves traded Andrelton Simmons to the Angels for shortstop Erick Aybar and two pitching prospects, but the discussion/furor/confusion/shock over the deal continues unabated around here in Braves Country. Many

Julio Teheran makes his final start of the 2015 season in Friday night's series opener against the Cardinals, weather permitting. (Getty Images)

Braves’ Teheran looks to cap his solid second half

2:22 pm Oct. 2, 2015

A season that began rather nightmarish for Julio Teheran, at least whenever the Braves left Atlanta, has turned out reasonably well following a midseason turnaround that involved shifting his position on the pitching rubber and