Shockin' the world, joltin' the Mets. (AP Photo/Kevin Liles)

Four down, 158 to go for the undefeated Braves

12:12 am Apr. 11, 2015

The Atlanta Braves are 4-0. Yes, the Atlanta Braves. No, I didn’t expect it. But they’re playing good baseball. Credit where it’s due.

Victory No. 4 came Friday night against the New York Mets, who aided

"Keep it quiet, but we're undefeated." (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

The Atlanta Braves – the best team in baseball

10:30 am Apr. 9, 2015

Yeah, I’m surprised, and no, I don’t think it will last. (Let’s note that they started 17-7 last season. In no sport do the words “small sample size” resonate more than baseball.) And the Atlanta

He's gone, too. (Curtis Compton/AJC photo)

The Braves just traded away their Mariano Rivera

6:57 pm Apr. 5, 2015

Not that it wasn’t already clear what they were doing, but the Atlanta Braves just made it blatant: They care nothing about winning now. They just traded Craig Kimbrel and Melvin Upton Jr. to San

The Braves break ground in Cobb. Mayor Reed is not pictured. (Bob Andres/AJC photo)

Some chilly projections for the new-look Braves

8:05 am Feb. 16, 2015

As mentioned a time or two, the Atlanta Braves have changed. By design, they’re no longer Frank Wren’s team. At the minor-league level, this is surely an improvement. That’s the good news. The less-good: At