Fredi Gonzalez knew Monday night he was going to be fired as manager of the Atlanta Braves.
After all, his team had started the season 0-9 and was 9-28 at that point. Rumors about his job status had been going around for weeks.
And then there was the confirmation notice he received for a Tuesday afternoon flight back to Atlanta when the Braves still had three more games left in Pittsburgh.
According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Gonzalez received an email shortly after the Braves' 8-5 loss...