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Baseball America's Atlanta Braves

Before They Were Stars

Editors of Baseball America (Editor)

Paperback

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Chipper Jones, Tom Glavine, John Smoltz. Before those Future Hall of Famers vaulted into Major League stardom with the Atlanta Braves, they were top prospects. What were scouts saying about them? How did they compare to their peers in speed, power and arm strength? For more than 35 years, Baseball America has been the authority on identifying the future stars of the game and BA’s annual Prospect Handbook is the bible for scouts, executives and fans alike. In this new book, we go deep into the Baseball America archives and pull out all our scouting reports for Atlanta Braves players who went on to become Major League stars.

Chipper Jones, Tom Glavine, John Smoltz. Before those Future Hall of Famers vaulted into Major League stardom with the Atlanta Braves, they were top prospects. What were scouts saying about them? How did they compare to their peers in speed, power and arm strength? For more than 35 years, Baseball America has been the authority on identifying the future stars of the game and BA’s annual Prospect Handbook is the bible for scouts, executives and fans alike. In this new book, we go deep into the Baseball America archives and pull out all our scouting reports for Atlanta Braves players who went on to become Major League stars.

Baseball America, 9781932391909, 304pp.

Publication Date: December 10, 2019



About the Author

Before They Were Braves is the work of the Baseball America writers and editors.  Baseball America is the leading baseball pulication and website for in-depth coverage across all levels of baseball.  Baseball America covers major league, minor league, college, high school, amateur, youth, summer, winter and international baseball like no one else.  Since 1981 Baseball America has provided scouts level analysis of the top baseball prospects across the United States, and globe.  Baseball America is the first name in baseball coverage at every level of the game.