Atlanta Braves blog by David O'Brien, baseball writer for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Trade deadline nears, here’s what Braves might do

3:38 pm Jul. 20, 2017

LOS ANGELES — With the countdown underway to the July 31 non-waiver trade, rumors are ramping up, but it’s become increasingly apparent the Braves aren’t likely to make the plethora of moves that some had

Sean Rodriguez joining Braves; this could be good

1:36 pm Jul. 17, 2017

One look at Sean Rodriguez’s statistics during his two-week minor league rehab assignment would suggest that perhaps the Braves are activating the 32-year-old multi-position veteran a bit too soon. I mean, he went 3-for-39 (.077)

Good first half for Braves, now comes real test

1:48 pm Jul. 14, 2017

Now that we’ve been subjected to the usual how-to-fix-baseball musings of writers and others with no games to write or watch and too much time on their hands during the All-Star break, it’s time to

It was the night of the Rainless Rain Delay in D.C.

2:30 pm Jul. 7, 2017

WASHINGTON – So I’m reading a statement from the Nationals GM regarding Thursday night’s rainless rain delay debacle at Nationals Park, wherein he goes on about how they monitor weather very closely and make any

Would Braves really trade Teheran? Sure they would

2:18 pm Jul. 6, 2017

Remember during the Winter Meetings when the Braves showed interest in getting one of the elite starting pitchers available, Chris Sale or Chris Archer, but ultimately decided the asking price of multiple top prospects and/or