Posts for : October 2015

Reviewing Hart’s Trades: Carp/Shreve for ManBan

The Braves have been active in John Hart‘s first season at the helm to the tune of SIXTEEN TRADES! Sixteen deals involving major league talent going one direction or in both. Sixteen deals that include over 50 different players, a few draft picks, lots of cash, and two Uptons. It’s been friggin unreal to see what the Braves have done. With most of the season in our rear view, it’s time to start reviewing each…

Thursday Throwback – Juan Berenguer

(This column used to be called Random Ex-Brave.) He only saved 32 games during a 15 year-career, but in 1991, Juan Berenguer was the closest thing the worst-to-first Braves had to a late inning stopper until the late season acquisition of Alejandro Pena. It was Berenguer’s unfortunate luck that led to the trade of Pena. It would be the last great run for the 36 year-old righty from Panama with the kind of power arm…