Joseph Lawsky, Author at Through The Fence Baseball

Joseph Lawsky

Joseph Lawsky is a born and raised Atlantan, which is a rare breed. He is a filmmaker, photographer and writer by trade, a woodcarving hobbyist and an extremely enthusiastic Braves fan with an endless well of optimism. Go Braves!

Craig Kimbrel
By Joseph Lawsky On Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Atlanta Braves trade Craig Kimbrel, win first game

Braves fans are going to miss the intensity of Craig Kimbrel. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) Opening day is basically a holiday for me. Not only does it mean the true coming of spring, but my year officially starts. More...

Atlanta Braves
By Joseph Lawsky On Friday, March 27th, 2015

Atlanta Braves are going to suck — and I’m glad

Manager Fredi Gonzalez looks to future. How far is anyone’s guess. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal Constitution) “It breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart.” A. Bartlett Giamatti wrote those More...

Atlanta Braves 2015 preview
By Joseph Lawsky On Monday, March 16th, 2015

Atlanta Braves 2015 preview: Your guess as good as mine

One of the biggest offseason acquisitions, new hitting coach Kevin Seitzer (center) chats with Freddie Freeman (left) and Jonny Gomes. (Curtis Compton/AJC) If you’re the kind of Atlanta Braves fan who tunes More...

Frank Wren
By Joseph Lawsky On Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Atlanta Braves playoff hopes, GM Frank Wren gone in 24 hours

Chris Johnson displays the face of defeat after the Braves playoff hopes ended Sunday. (Kevin Liles/Getty Images) It’s time to close the book on the Atlanta Braves’ playoff hopes in 2014. I wish More...

By Joseph Lawsky On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

For the Atlanta Braves, all is not lost

Andrelton Simmons catches his breath for the second half of the season. (Kevin Liles/USA Today Sports) Looking at my recent posts, it occurs to me it’s been way too long since my last one. For that, I apologize. More...

Atlanta Braves
By Joseph Lawsky On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Atlanta Braves posting historic pitching numbers

Alex Wood is helping the Atanta Braves staff make history. (Brad Mills/USA Today Sports) My girlfriend has one sexy brain. Not in the Hannibal-the-cannibal-I’ve-seen-it-in-person kind of way, but the smarts More...

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