Scouting report: Braves’ Jared Shuster
Crafty left-hander can help build a dangerous rotation in Atlanta
MiLB.com's Scouting Report series spotlights players who are just starting their professional careers, focusing on what the experts are projecting for these young phenoms. Here's a look at ninth-ranked Braves prospect Jared Shuster. For more player journeys on The Road to The Show, click here.
It’s safe to say that
2021 Prospect Projections: NL East rookies
How Steamer600 views Braves, Fish, Mets, Phils, Nats prospects
This is the second in a six-part Toolshed series that uses FanGraphs' Steamer600 projections to look at how prospects would fare over a full Major League season in 2021. The system bases its forecast on 600 plate appearances for position players, 450 plate appearances for catchers, 200 innings for starting
Braves made Minors history in Greenville
Mainstay for decades, team romped way to 100 wins in 1992
Any Minor League franchise that sticks around for a while is bound to run into a good season or two, maybe even a championship. For the Greenville Braves, though, the 1992 campaign was more a matter of alchemy than statistical probability.
“It was an unbelievable team we had from the
State of the System: Atlanta Braves
Pache, Anderson lead ready-to-contribute wave of talent
Starting in October and running through the end of the year, MiLB.com's State of the System series evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of each Major League organization, highlighting prospects who've made the biggest strides in 2020 and offering a peek at 2021.
The Braves’ playoff run this season seemed to
Pache has two-way day for Braves
Atlanta's top prospect collects RBI, robs homer in Game 5 loss
It wasn’t yet enough to send the Braves to their first World Series since 1999, but Cristian Pache continued to show on Friday night why it was best to thrust him into the lineup when injury shook up the Atlanta outfield at the worst time.
The top Braves prospect produced
The Show Before the Show: Episode 280
Braves' Harris discusses watching playoff run as Georgia native
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Anderson posts zeros again for Braves
Club's No. 3 prospect turns in third straight scoreless playoff start
It might not have been pretty, but it was effective. In the postseason, the latter is all that counts.
Baseball’s No. 34 overall prospect Ian Anderson continued his team's dominant trend on the mound with four scoreless innings as Atlanta seized a 2-0 lead in the best-of-7 National League Championship
Anderson stingy again as Braves win
No. 34 overall prospect fans eight over 5 2/3 scoreless frames
Ian Anderson put on a show in his Major League postseason debut last week. On Wednesday, he gave Braves fans an encore.
MLB Pipeline’s No. 34 overall prospect worked around three hits and a walk over 5 2/3 innings, striking out eight, as the Braves beat the Marlins, 2-0, in
Actor Patterson first starred in Minor Leagues
'Gilmore Girls' actor pitched in Braves, Yankees farm systems
Just before the 1981 season, a prospect made a deal with a legend.
Scott Patterson was entering his second professional season in the Braves system and it was time to negotiate his contract with the club’s senior vice president: Hank Aaron.
The 22-year-old didn’t have an agent or advisor in
Anderson leads Braves into NL Division Series
Atlanta's No. 3 prospect strikes out nine Reds over six frames
If Ian Anderson was nervous about making his postseason debut, it didn’t show Thursday afternoon.
Atlanta's third-ranked prospect, who had just six big league appearances under his belt, allowed just two hits and two walks and struck out nine batters over six frames as the Braves blanked the Reds, 5-0,
In spot duty, Wilson leads Atlanta to playoffs
Fifth-ranked prospect tosses five scoreless to clinch division
Pressed into starting duty by an injury-ravaged rotation, Bryse Wilson stepped up and pitched his team to the postseason.
Atlanta’s No. 5 prospect dealt five scoreless innings, striking out seven while allowing just three hits and one walk as the Braves clinched their third straight National League East title with
Braves' Anderson deals best performance yet
No. 38 overall prospect first on team to go seven innings in '20
The Braves had gone the entirety of the shortened 2020 season without a starting pitcher making it through seven innings. Ian Anderson changed that on Saturday in Washington.
MLB Pipeline's No. 38 overall prospect dealt seven scoreless frames to pilot Atlanta to a 2-1 victory over the Nationals in just
Adams pulled off rare double duty with Braves
Former Atlanta farmhand played in Minors, Majors on same day
It's been a strange year in baseball.
A season traditionally viewed as a marathon became a 60-game sprint. Previously unfamiliar terms like player pools, alternate training sites and taxi squads have become daily nomenclature. With each passing day, the game's future stars make their big league debuts inside ballparks filled
Anderson dazzles in big league debut for Braves
Club's third-ranked prospect gives up one hit, run over six innings
Ian Anderson had to wait an extra day before making his first start in the Major Leagues. It apparently didn't do him any harm.
Atlanta's third-ranked prospect allowed just one hit -- a home run by Luke Voit -- en route to the Braves' 5-1 win over the Yankees in
Braves' Anderson to make MLB debut Wednesday
No. 42 overall prospect called up to help hurting Atlanta rotation
The Braves need starting pitching. It helps that they have one of the game's best pitching prospects waiting in the wings. The waiting will soon be over.
Atlanta has called up No. 42 overall prospect Ian Anderson for his Major League debut. The right-hander will face the Yankees in the
Looking back on Acuña's torrid stretch at Triple-A
Braves outfielder dominated International League in August 2017
By the end of the 2016 season, Ronald Acuña Jr. had yet to accrue 150 at-bats above Rookie ball. A lot can change in a year.
The Braves outfielder spent the first month of 2017 at Class A Advanced Florida, moved up to Double-A Mississippi for 57 games, then arrived
Cream of the crop opening 2020 in the Majors
Best Minors has to offer ready to take their shots in the bigs
The kids are all grown up.
Some of the best and brightest prospects baseball has to offer have found their way onto Major League rosters for the opening of the 2020 season. In a sport in which players are conditioned to pace themselves for a six-month marathon, the 60-game schedule
Prospects in the Braves' 2020 player pool
Pache, Waters headline talented Atlanta prospects at camp
As part of the new rules for the 2020 Major League season, each of the 30 organizations will maintain a 60-man player pool for the duration of the campaign. Some members of the player pool will feature on the active Major League roster while others will work out at an
Best streams of 2019: Pitching duels
Davidson, Gore, McKay, May anchored stingy performances
Few things are more captivating in a baseball game than when both starting pitchers bring their absolute best stuff. Even if there’s not much action on the offensive end, watching two guys paint masterpiece performances on the mound one inning after another showcases the beauty of the sport like no
2020 Draft recap: Atlanta Braves
Atlanta sticks with trend from 2019, adds more college talent
Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.
Best streams of 2019: No-hitters
Bisons' Zeuch joins elite company; Anderson fans 14 in gem
Is there anything more nail-biting than the final innings of a no-hit bid?
There are few things that bring the tension, drama and superstition out of players and fans alike when a pitcher is vying for some history on the mound. In 2019, there were more than a few memorable
Davidson parks two more for Javelinas
Braves slugger leads AFL after back-to-back two-homer games
It took four weeks for anyone in a league full of the game's best prospects to do what Braxton Davidson did in two days.The Braves slugger bashed a pair of homers in the second consecutive game as the Javelinas blanked the Scorpions, 6-0, on Wednesday at Peoria Stadium.
BayBears well versed in Aaron lore
Museum delivers insight into history both on and off field
MOBILE, Ala. -- Mike Callahan, the assistant general manager of the Mobile BayBears, sums up his job in the following self-deprecating manner: "I'm the guy who makes sure the mascot doesn't get mobbed when the kids run at him."
But over the past 20 months, Callahan has supplemented his costumed
Stars help christen Aaron Museum
Hall of Famers help ring in shrine at legend's childhood home
MOBILE, Ala. -- Hank Aaron's old house will always have a home, thanks to an unprecedented effort by his native city's Minor League baseball team.
The Mobile BayBears of the Double-A Southern League have transported the legendary slugger's childhood residence to the grounds of aptly named Hank Aaron Stadium, a