ICYMI: Eddie Perez seems cut from the right managerial cloth

Braves bullpen coach Eddie Perez managed a team that won the Venezuela Winter League title and advanced to the Caribbean Series championship game against Mexico.

His fan base included more than people with a connection to Venezuela. Why? His personality draws people to him.

Staff writer David O’Brien writes about Perez’s traits and shows how that could make him a popular candidate for a job managing in the majors someday.

Read O’Brien’s article and:

• Find out what Chipper Jones thinks of Perez’s chances to be a good manager.

• See the list of traits that Perez brings to the game, and to life.

• Read how people who know Perez rave about his competency to manage.

• Recall his on-field relationship with Hall of Famer Greg Maddux.

Read the full article here.

Other Braves articles of interest:

Braves put single-game tickets up for sale.

Braves are looking for new home spring-training site.

Spring training is underway throughout baseball.

A look at the projected starting rotations for the Braves and the Phillies.

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