Julio Teheran

Freddie Freeman

Atlanta Braves

 

2016 Season Record: 68-93 (+1 win from 2015)

New Manager: Brian Snitker (Braves Interim Manager in 2016)

 

Departures & Free Agents:

C A.J. Pierzynski

CF Mallex Smith--> Traded to Rays

SP Tyrell Jenkins--> Traded to Padres

SP Rob Whalen--> Traded to Mariners

RP Jed Bradley--> Claimed by Orioles

RP John Gant--> Traded to Cardinals

RP Shae Simmons--> Traded to Mariners

RP Ryan Weber--> Claimed by Mariners

Additions:

C Kurt Suzuki (Twins)

1B/LF Sean Rodriguez (Pirates)

2B Micah Johnson (Traded from Dodgers)

2B Brandon Phillips (Traded from Reds)

SP Bartolo Colon (Mets)

SP R.A. Dickey (Blue Jays)

SP Jaime Garcia (Traded from Cardinals)

RP Luke Jackson (Traded from Rangers)

 

Top 100 Prospects:

SS Dansby Swanson (2nd overall)

2B/SS Ozzie Albies (15th overall)

SP Kolby Allard (39th overall)

SP Mike Sororka (57th overall)

SS Kevin Maitan (60th overall)

SP Sean Newcomb (67th overall)

SP Ian Anderson (88th overall)

CF Ronald Acuna (92nd overall)

SP Max Fried (96th overall)

 

*New Addition

 

Projected Opening Day Lineup:

C Tyler Flowers

1B Freddie Freeman 

2B Brandon Phillips*

SS Dansby Swanson

3B Adonis Garcia

LF Matt Kemp

CF Ender Inciarte

RF Nick Markakis

Projected Opening Day Rotation:

SP1 Julio Teheran

SP2 Bartolo Colon*

SP3 Jaime Garcia*

SP4 R.A. Dickey*

SP5 Mike Foltynewicz

 

Projected Opening Day Bullpen:

Closer Jim Johnson

RP1 Arodys Vizcaino

RP2 Ian Krol

RP3 Paco Rodriguez

 

 

Key Team Stats from 2016:

 

Runs Scored: 29th (649)

Home Runs: 30th (122)

Batting Average: 19th (.255)

OBP: 16th (.321)

 

Team ERA: 24th (4.51)

Batting Average Against: 14th (.256)

WHIP: 19th (1.35)

Fielding Percentage: 23rd (.983)

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