Let’s get right to the Braves Roster News of the Day!
Sometimes things come when Jhoulys expect it…but not this DFA. Jhoulys Chacin was really bad last night and as we’ve seen with Folty, AA ain’t wasting any time with nonsense. Enter Chris Rusin, who will be the 4th left-handed reliever on the team….or will? I’ve got a thought on that.
Braves Roster News: Tyler Matzek, Opener Groomed to Start? Make it HAPPEN!
I’ve pounded Matzek’s name into your brain for about 10 months and I think he’s caught some attention in his past few outings. However, let’s not forget that he was once a promising young starter for the Rockies before performance anxiety grabbed ahold of him. I could see AA looking at the empty spots in the rotation and going….hmmm? I’m interested in seeing what the next round in the rotation looks like, but it wouldn’t surprise me to see the Braves go with an opener and I think there could be a chance that Matzek is the guy that gets that call with potential to get stretched out to enter the rotation.
If you missed yesterday’s game recap, here it is by Alan Cole!