The trade for Justin Upton from the Diamondbacks not only has an impact on the big league squad, it has both short-term and long-term effects on the Braves' farm system overall. Did the deal make sense with what the Braves gave up on the minor league side?
January 25, 2013
PEARL, MS - Though "mellow" might aptly describe the quiet demeanor of Zeke Spruill, right-handed pitcher for the Mississippi Braves, his game is anything but laid back. Since he was drafted in 2008, Spruill has bounced back and forth between impressive successes and obvious frustrations on the field. Though his game is on the uphill, Spruill is not entirely pleased with his progress.
July 14, 2012