It was a lefty-for-lefty trade Wednesday as the Braves swapped Macay McBride to Detroit for Wil Ledezma. The Braves Show's Bill Shanks discusses the trade and its possible implications.
As first reported by TheBravesShow.com, the Tigers traded left hander Wilfredo Ledezma to the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday in exchange for lefty reliever Macay McBride.
The Braves bullpen broke last season, and General Manager John Schuerholz seems to have fixed it. The Braves Show's Bill Shanks talks with several members of the revamped bullpen about the upcoming season.
Macay McBride showed he can be an effective lefty reliever in the second half of the 2006 season, but how good might he be? The Braves Show's Bill Shanks has more.
October 16, 2006
The Braves Show's Bill Shanks starts our annual series on the top 35 questions facing the Atlanta Braves this offseason. The first question, "Why did the Braves not make the playoffs?"
October 1, 2006
The Braves Show will provide extensive coverage of the 2006-07 offseason. Bill Shanks previews the coverage for our premium subscribers.
October 1, 2006
Macay McBride has been a bright spot in the second half. The Braves Show's Bill Shanks has more.
September 4, 2006
The Atlanta Braves hit rock bottom Sunday night with a tragic loss to the Boston Red Sox. The Braves took the lead in the seventh inning on a home run by Jeff Francoeur, only to see Boston explode in the eighth inning off the Braves' bullpen. The Braves Show's Bill Shanks has the reaction from a very quiet clubhouse.