Getting ready to gamble on Jung-Ho Kang
although he's a little thicker so some people don't think Kang looks the part. It's readily obvious he's not Andrelton Simmons . It sounds like there are enough concerns that Kang probably isn't an above-average defender, as his range
Simmons leads Braves past Mets
Andrelton Simmons talks about his night on the mound after the 5-4 win over New York.
Braves' Simmons talks growing up in Curacao & path to majors
Atlanta Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons talks growing up in Curacao and his path to the majors.
Braves' Simmons , Wren on shortstop's extension
Andrelton Simmons and general manager Frank Wren discuss the Braves shortstop's seven-year contract extension.
The Hall of Fame Probability Line
half-likely group if he were to produce zero wins over the next six seasons. Nolan Arenado, Freddie Freeman and Andrelton Simmons are all close enough to reach their age-levels' thresholds this year. Paul Goldschmidt, too, though his pace
Back in Atlanta, Markakis embracing pressure, opportunity
of the last four seasons -- last year's 1,369 fell 15 short -- he would be among the irregular, with only Andrelton Simmons ' 10.4 strikeout rate besting Markakis' 11.8. In '12 and '13 that figure was at 10.8 and 10.9 percent
Braves struggle at the plate vs. Mets
Andrelton Simmons discusses why the Braves haven't been able to get it done at the plate recently.
Braves get series-opening win over Angels
Evan Gattis discusses Andrelton Simmons' great play in the Braves' win over the Angels.
Sandoval's unique talent
Of course, Sandoval is not alone in this capacity to ignore the quality of the pitch. Others (in 2014) include Andrelton Simmons , Elvis Andrus (who Gennaro also identified), David Freese, and Gregor Blanco. Another intriguing player on
Short Hops: Braves second base 2014 review, 2015 preview
apparent that Peraza could sniff the big leagues, the natural shortstop switched positions to work at second base. Andrelton Simmons ' blocked his path to Atlanta, but Peraza should find no such obstacle at second. Peraza played just seven games