Jason Heyward: SUPER STAR!

 

That is one large individual,” Ryan Howard, first baseman of the Philadelphia Phillies, describing his first meeting with Jason Heyward. (Sports Illustrated, April 19, 2010).

ATLANTA – Just got finished reading the piece in the latest Sports Illustrated about Jason Heyward of the Braves.  It’s a great piece, if you can pick up the mag and read it.  Through the Braves’ first ten games, Heyward is already the team’s most productive hitter, with a .316 batting average, 3 home runs, 12 RBI’s, and a 1.041 OPS.  Not bad for a 20 year-old rookie!   Continue reading “Jason Heyward: SUPER STAR!”

No. 47

TomGlavineLONG BEACH— Hall of Fame pitcher, Tom Glavine, was released by the Atlanta Braves yesterday. This was to be Glavine’s farewell tour with the team. Or at least, a redux of his failed farewell tour from last season. Continue reading “No. 47”