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Wood Keeps Getting Better

Righties are hitting just .151 against Wood

ROME, GA - Left-handed pitcher Alex Wood out of the University of Georgia was the Brave's second round pick in the 2012 draft. Entering the season in mid July the lefty has been nothing short of impressive. With an ERA of 1.38, 36 strikeouts and 9 walks over a span of 39 innings, Wood has undoubtedly helped the Braves maintain their dominance over the South Atlantic League.

"We just drafted him. He came in the June draft he was our second pick in the draft out of Georgia," Rome Brave's manager Randy Ingle said. "He's good, very good. He's what you would expect out of a number two pick. He's legitimate, he's the real thing." "It was pretty exciting [being drafted], you wait your whole life to have something like that go on," Wood admitted. "It definitely was a...

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