Medlen enjoying life as a starting pitcher

The Braves Show's Bill Shanks talks with Kris Medlen, who has done great work in Double-A Mississippi. Medlen, a career reliever, has started seven games in Mississippi and is 1-1 with a 2.68 ERA, 25 hits allowed in 37 innings, 11 earned runs, eight walks, and 37 strikeouts.

Bill Shanks hosts The Atlanta Baseball Show on 680 the Fan in Atlanta and The Bill Shanks Show on SportsRadio 105.5 the Fan in Macon. He is the author of Scout's Honor: The Bravest Way To Build A Winning Team, a look inside the Braves‘ traditional scouting and player development philosophies. You can email Bill at

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