Spring Postcard: Revamped Braves have plenty of hope for the future
Of the moves Atlanta did make, the primary target was acquiring starters such as Lowe, Vazquez and Kawakami, who all have been durable innings-eaters in their careers. Last year 11 Braves started at least four games and none threw 200 innings.
Overheard: A young player approached Hudson in the clubhouse, seeking advice not on pitching but on refinancing his house. Signs of the times are everywhere. ... Had the Braves competed in a Biggest Loser Couples competition, McCann and