September 16, 2011 at 11:10 am by Capitol Avenue Club under Podcast
In episode eight we discuss the minor league season, July 31st and August 31st acquisitions, the postseason pitching staff, and the recent struggles of Brian McCann and Martin Prado. Music courtesy of Herb Ellis and Joe Pass.
July 25, 2011 at 11:43 pm by Capitol Avenue Club under Atlanta Braves, Podcast
We’re back after a long delay for which we apologize. In this week’s episode we discuss the Jordan Schafer/Nate McLouth debate, Dan Uggla’s recent surge, rookie of the year voting, the trade deadline, and listener mail on Fredi Gonzalez, Scott Proctor, and Hunter Pence.
Music courtesy of Mezz Mezzrow.
May 13, 2011 at 12:16 am by Capitol Avenue Club under Atlanta Braves, Podcast
In episode six we welcome a new host to the show as Ben Duronio makes his CACcast debut. Topics discussed include Jason Heyward’s injury, Dan Uggla’s struggles, Julio Teheran’s major-league debut, bench bats, relief pitchers, the rotation as a whole, and reader mail on the closer role and Chipper’s new haircut.
Music courtesy of the late, great Edmond Hall, taken off his ‘Big City Blues’ record.
April 29, 2011 at 1:58 am by Capitol Avenue Club under Podcast
We’re back after a long delay for which we apologize. In this week’s episode we discuss the entire major-league club, the Braves’ minor-league, full season affiliates, Joe Mather’s promotion, bullpen construction and usage, the upcoming series with the St. Louis Cardinals, and reader mail on Freddie Freeman’s bat size.
Music taken from Art Tatum’s Havin’ A Ball album.
March 27, 2011 at 1:09 am by Capitol Avenue Club under Atlanta Braves, Podcast
In episode four we discuss Brandon Beachy winning the fifth starter job, bench and bullpen job battles, Bodog.com Braves player props, and reader mail on Lee Hyde, Jose Ortegano, Scott Proctor, George Sherrill, Juan Abreu, Stephen Marek, Jario Asencio, Craig Kimbrel, Jonny Venters, and Luis Salazar.
Music courtesy of John Coltrane, Speak Low, Thelonious Monk, Herb Ellis/Joe Pass, and Preservation Hall Jazz Band.
Unrelated: Please take five minutes to fill out a community playing time projections ballot for the Braves.
March 3, 2011 at 1:13 am by Capitol Avenue Club under Atlanta Braves, Podcast
In episode three we discuss the early portion of spring training, Kevin Goldstein’s top-101 prospect list and organizational rankings, Vegas over/under lines for all thirty teams, and reader mail on Terry Pendleton and the possibility of signing Jason Heyward to a long-term contract.
Music courtesy of Cream, Dr. John/The Band, Thelonious Monk, My Morning Jacket, and the Drive-By Truckers.
February 10, 2011 at 12:15 am by Kevin Orris under Podcast, Prospects
This week we discuss Michael Young trade rumors, Nate McLouth, and the top 20 Atlanta Braves prospects (thanks to www.BaseballProspectus.com). Near the end of the show, we answer some of the questions that you have sent in over the past two weeks, including some advice on becoming a professional baseball scout.
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Production Notes: I am aware of the slight humming/buzzing noise. The part to fix that has yet to arrive, but I expect to receive it soon. Also, my internet connection was poor when we recorded the show, so some of Peter’s words sound really long and drawn out, but I have done my best to fix that.