Atlanta Braves: Dan Uggla Benched, Martin Prado to Start

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

In January of 2011, Dan Uggla was traded to the Atlanta Braves and the two sides quickly agreed to a five-year, $62 million contract. Now, less than two years later, the 32-year-old second baseman has been demoted to a bench role. The Atlanta Journal Constitution is reporting that Braves manager Fredi ...

Dan Uggla Is About To Get Paid By The Atlanta Braves

Friday, December 17th, 2010

Dan Uggla was traded to the Atlanta Braves on November 17 after spending his entire professional career with the Florida Marlins. Something tells me he likes Atlanta better already. Why? Well, apparently the Braves are preparing to back a dump truck full of money up to Uggla's doorstep. The 30-year-old Uggla ...

Thirty-One Reasons July Sucks

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

Last year I made the case that August was the worst sports month on the calendar. July, 2008, has proved me wrong. Seriously, this has been the lamest month for sports in my lifetime. There have been no compelling stories, so the media and blogosphere have been buzzing with lame, ...