It's that time of the year when we take stock of the Atlanta Braves organization and analyze the top…
GCL Braves Season In Review
The GCL Braves never really hit their stride last year. In fact, their longest winning streak of the season was just three games [June 19-21] and it came at the start of the season. They had two losing streaks of at least six games [one was an eight-game streak] over the course of the remainder of the season. They finished 11th in the 14-team league in batting average [.237], total bases , and OPS [.637], tenth in home runs , and tied for fourth most in strikeouts . They did not fair much better on the pitching side either, finishing dead last in team ERA [4.32] and 12th in the league in WHIP ratio [1.38]. The Greatest Depth Ironically, while the team statistics prove otherwise, the GCL Braves' best depth of future impact players is on the mound, boasting a trio of International hurlers that could blossom into potential studs down the road. Top Prospects On The Mound If you discount 2012 first round pick Lucas Sims from the discussion [he pitched mostly for...
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