Atlanta Braves blog by David O'Brien, baseball writer for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Folty on a roll, faces Rockies at Coors tonight

3:22 pm Jul. 21, 2016

DENVER – Mike Foltynewicz appears to have truly turned a corner in his career and figured some things out, now the Braves’ most power-armed starter will put his progress to the test at hitter-friendly Coors

Teheran looks to solve Dodgers and woes vs. lefties

1:48 pm Apr. 20, 2016

After being scratched from his Tuesday start due to sickness, the Braves’ Julio Teheran faces the Dodgers – a team that’s been his worst nemesis — and rookie Ross Stripling on Wednesday night at Turner

0-6 start for Braves has been group effort

1:38 pm Apr. 12, 2016

WASHINGTON — How does a team lose its first six games despite leading at least once in five of those games, and leading in the seventh inning or later in four of the six?

I’m glad

Braves need to end couple of skids in D.C.

2:07 pm Apr. 11, 2016

 WASHINGTON – We don’t know if a 26-year-old lefty reliever with no big-league experience, who pitched for the independent-league Sugar Land Skeeters during part of 2015, can do much to solidify the Braves’ leaky bullpen

In his Braves debut, Norris faces Nats’ Strasburg

1:32 pm Apr. 6, 2016

Tonight marks the Braves debut of Bud Norris, who’ll face the Nationals and Stephen Strasburg. By the way, forget the upper hand the Braves had for years against Strasburg, who hasn’t allowed a run, earned