Atlanta Braves: Revisiting the trades made during the 2022 season

ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 21: Matt Olson #28 of the Atlanta Braves runs against the Houston Astros in the ninth inning at Truist Park on August 21, 2022 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Brett Davis/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 21: Matt Olson #28 of the Atlanta Braves runs against the Houston Astros in the ninth inning at Truist Park on August 21, 2022 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Brett Davis/Getty Images) /
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Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Raisel Iglesias (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images) /

August

Atlanta Braves acquire INF Ehire Adrianza from the Washington Nationals for OF Trey Harris

Atlanta’s first deal at the trade deadline was acquiring Adrianza from the Nationals on August 1, with the infielder appearing in a combined five games with the Braves since. In return, Washington received Harris, a 26-year-old outfielder who has slashed .245/.294/.336 across 37 games in Double-A since.

Atlanta Braves acquire RHP Jake Odorizzi from the Houston Astros for LHP Will Smith

The Braves made a total of three trades on August 2, with one of the most notable coming between the two World Series opponents from a year ago as Atlanta acquired Odorizzi from the Astros for Smith.

Odorizzi has made a total of seven starts since, posting a combined 4.54 ERA, while Smith holds a 2.45 ERA with a 19:4 K:BB across 18.1 IP with Houston.

Atlanta Braves acquire RHP Raisel Iglesias from the Los Angeles Angels for RHP Jesse Chavez and LHP Tucker Davidson

The second of those trades on August 2 was when Atlanta acquired Iglesias from the Angels. The veteran closer has been one of the Braves most impactful trade acquisitions this season, owning a combined 0.46 ERA with a 24:4 K:BB across 19.2 IP since joining Atlanta.

In return, Los Angeles received Chavez and Davidson, with Chavez later returning to Atlanta on waivers where he owns a 2.30 ERA across 47 IP this season.

Davidson has made seven starts with the Angels this season where he owns a 6.96 ERA.

Atlanta Braves acquire OF Robbie Grossman from the Detroit Tigers for RHP Kris Anglin

The final trade from the Braves on August 2 was acquiring Grossman from the Tigers, with Detroit receiving Anglin in return, a former 16th round pick from the 2021 MLB Draft.

Grossman has slashed a combined .222/.311/.385 across 39 games in Atlanta so far this season.

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Atlanta Braves acquire 1B Tyler White from the Milwaukee Brewers for cash

Atlanta’s final trade this season came back on August 16 when the Braves acquired White from the Brewers. The 31-year-old has since appeared in 24 games with Triple-A Gwinnett, slashing .208/.326/.351.