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The Atlanta Braves Sean Newcomb struggling with command in Mississippi

When the Atlanta Braves began their overhaul, they were left void of a top-tier pitching prospect on the upper levels, one seemingly on the cusp of major league greatness. They addressed that issue this past offseason, sending fan favorite — and arguably the best defensive shortstop in the game — Andrelton Simmons to the west coast for Sean Newcomb, the Angels promising left-hander who was regarded as one of the best in the game.

His first year in the Braves organization has not looked that way.

Keep reading for more on the Braves top pitching prospect.