Braves general manager Frank Wren doesn’t know what the immediate future holds for him and his struggling team. Trailing Washington by just a half-game on July 29, the Braves are now 15 games behind the NL East champion Nationals. ”I think we had a club we thought could go into the postseason and have a good chance because of our pitching.” The Braves won the NL East last year, their first division title since 2005, but they couldn’t overcome a strikeout-prone offense that went 8-60 when scoring two runs or less. ”Especially the last month.” After getting swept in a three-game series by the New York Mets, manager Fredi Gonzalez didn’t want to discuss his thoughts of what might happen in the offseason.
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