(Staff writer Carroll Rogers is filling in for David O’Brien this weekend for the Dodgers series.)
Well, it’s trade deadline day, and here we are. Not exactly brimming with anticipation at a pending move, but hey, that’s probably a good thing. I still bet the Braves add a piece for the bullpen if they can. I can’t remember the last July 31st where they did nothing.
Though I have to say we’ve had much more activity on the trade front earlier this season than normal, for the Braves, so that might skew things. Nate McLouth was a big trade, so was Jeff Francoeur, all things considered.
And it does seem this trade deadline around baseball has featured more early moves than some years. Every day this week has been boom, boom, boom.
DOB is going to follow the trade situation today – the deadline is 4 p.m. – and I’ll be covering the game, but either way, you folks will be getting your news.
So we have the Dodgers in town this weekend, as the big