The title of this piece is not meant to be anything more or anything less than what the statement itself logically means.
The 2019 Braves season was a disappointment, despite 97 wins and a second straight division title. This was a team built to make a deep run into the postseason, with a realistic chance to make it to the World Series. Unfortunately, that did not happen. And now, Atlanta finds itself in an offseason in which it has every reason to do all it can to change that narrative, and change it for good.
Thanfully, the Braves are clearly a team that is setup to compete well into (and perhaps all of) the next decade, with a young core that few other teams can rival. Despite the wonderful outlook for the future, there are ways in which the Braves can make the future even brighter. Furthermore, those ways could also make the Braves World Series chances in the present even stronger.
The ways I mention are the not so far fetched idea of dipping into the Braves young core to acquire a true difference maker for the foreseeable future. There are several young intriguing Braves talents that comprise a significant part of our current roster. Some of these talents are…