Batter Up Podcast

Batter Up Podcast

Batter Up Podcast

Batter Up
August 11, 2020 - 3:45 pm
The trio delves into the Atlanta Braves having to fill yet another spot in the pitching rotation following the demotion of LHP Sean Newcomb. They discuss the potential replacements for the rotation, and how far they are willing to go either in the prospect well or via trade to sure up the pitching...
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The Braves sent Sean Newcomb to the Alternate Training Site following Monday's loss
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Will Palaszczuk
August 11, 2020 - 12:10 pm
While the Atlanta Braves appeared to turn a corner over the course of the last week, Tuesday night indicated just how much of a grind this 60-game season has become. Sean Newcomb retired just four batters in a blowout loss to the Phillies, and the Braves responded by optioning him to the Alternate...
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Will Palaszczuk
August 11, 2020 - 12:10 pm
Batter Up!: Another Hole in Braves Rotation…
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Batter Up
August 04, 2020 - 3:30 pm
The guys discuss the crushing impact of Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Soroka's injury on the starting rotation and how impacts the outlook for the rest of 2020. The podcast also delves into the options for the Braves at the trade deadline to go get another arm and what risks they would be willing to...
00:32:10
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Braves Pitcher Mike Soroka suffered an Achilles tendon injury on Monday night
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Will Palaszczuk
August 04, 2020 - 11:57 am
Atlanta Braves General Manager Alex Anthopoulos spoke to reporters on Tuesday, via conference call, and said his MRI revealed a tear in the Achilles tendon with no timetable for his recovery.
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Batter Up
July 28, 2020 - 10:15 pm
The guys look back on the up-and-down first four games of the Atlanta Braves including the team designating Mike Foltynewicz for assignment. They look at the options for the Braves beyond Folty, and also whether or not he's pitched his last game for Atlanta. Will, Joe & Caleb also look at the...
00:34:43
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The Braves designated Mike Foltynewicz for assignment Monday.
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Will Palaszczuk
July 28, 2020 - 6:44 pm
Has Mike Foltynewicz pitched his last game for the Braves? That's the question many Braves fans are asking after the team designated the former All-Star for assignment after his disappointing 2020 debut Monday night. Foltynewicz allowed six runs in 3 1/3 innings in Atlanta's blowout loss to Tampa...
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Batter Up
July 23, 2020 - 9:30 pm
The guys react to Thursday's Braves roster release for Opening Day and look ahead to the first regular season series against the Mets. They also look at the impact that newly-acquired first baseman Matt Adams will have on the roster as well as some of the other surprising names to break camp with...
00:31:07
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Atlanta Braves First Baseman Matt Adams
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Will Palaszczuk
July 23, 2020 - 4:51 pm
The Atlanta Braves have set their Opening Day roster for the 2020 season in advance of their initial series against the New York Mets. Atlanta elected to go with 16 pitchers & 14 position players, a nod to the new world order in the National League with the universal DH.
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Batter Up
July 20, 2020 - 3:30 pm
With less than a week to go before the games start for real, the Batter Up! Podcast takes on the decisions involved with the Atlanta Braves' final roster construction. They also get into the weird irony that on the day they get Freddie Freeman back with a negative COVID-19 test, Yasiel Puig fails...
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