Is the Braves’ rebuilding plan still on track?


Following former general manager John Coppolella’s banishment by Major League Baseball, is the Atlanta Braves’ rebuilding effort off track?

The AJC’s Jeff Schultz and Channel 2 Action News sports director Zach Klein discuss the immediate ramifications of the infractions committed in the international free-agent market on their “We Never Played the Game” podcast.

Also on the agenda is the 112th edition of the “Clean, Old Fashioned Hate” Georgia-Georgia Tech rivalry.

The game will be televised LIVE on Channel 2 and broadcast on radio by WSB 750 AM and 95.5 FM. The game can also be heard on 680 AM and 93.7 FM, with an  8 a.m. pre-game show ahead of the noon kickoff. Listen in:

Subscribe, rate and review the,We Never Played The Game” podcast with the AJC's Jeff Schultz and WSB’s Zach Klein on iTunes or on the new AJC sports podcasts page.


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