Meet the Braves: Alex Wood

No. 40

Twitter: @Awood45
Bats: Right
Throws: Left
Height: 6-foot-4
Weight: 215 pounds
Drafted: A 2nd round selection by the Atlanta Braves out of the University of Georgia in the 2012 amateur draft.
Teams: Braves
Contract: His earliest arbitration elligibility date is 2017.
Outlook: Left-handed starter looking for another strong season.
What would you be doing if not playing baseball? "Hard to say. I'd either be trying to coach or I'd be in some kind of risk-management insurance like my dad does."