When things aren’t going well for a team, everyone tries to find something or someone to blame, and right now things aren’t going too well for the Atlanta Braves. Fans are now becoming restless, and have begun pointing fingers, trying to assign some blame. The witch hunt is on, and there is a contingent of fans who are bound and determined to get rid of manager Fredi Gonzalez. They’ve even begun hashtag campaigns on Twitter to the likes of #FireFredi and #Frediot. I, myself am even guilty of trying to squarely lay the coat of blame on the shoulders of Braves pitching coach Roger McDowell.
But the truth is, the reason for the Braves recent troubles goes way beyond a manager or coach. It goes way beyond...(Read More)