Braves Daily News Digest: 6/6

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BRAVES NEWS

Davidson Picked 32nd By Braves

Check out Dan Simpson's articles about the Atlanta Braves newest draft picks. With the 32nd pick of the 2014 Rule IV Draft they selected Braxton Davidson who will forgo his commitment to the UNC Tarheels. He can play first base and outfield and has a great amount of power. They also drafted RHP Garrett Fulenchek in the second round.

Braves Take Power Bat In First Round

Check out what the 17-year old had to say about being drafted by the Braves in the first year player draft.

Chris Johnson Plummeting?

While it is fun to call him Lord BABIP it is hard to give any type of positive connotation to his name the way he has played this season. Our newcomer discusses whether or not CJ is salvageable or not.

Braves Look For Offensive Rhythm

The team just simply hasn't been clicking for a good while now. The offense is here and there and the pitching is struggling more than they use to early on in the season. The Marlins are tied for first place now right along side us and that can't continue. The bats need to come alive in Arizona.

Garrett Fulenchek Video

He could be a frontline starter in the league one day with the talent level he has. Features a 90-94 mph sinker.

History of Braves First Round Picks

Believe it or not Adam Wainwright was drafted by the Braves at 29th in the 2000 amateur draft. Of course Jeff Franceour was another well known first rounder. Check out and see who else the club has taken over the last 14 years.

MLB NEWS

Brady Aiken Taken No. 1

The Astros landed a promising southpaw in Brady Aiken who pitched for Cathedral Catholic H.S. (Ca.)

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