– MLB – Recap – MLB – Recap – Marlins at Braves – 07/17/2002 Now, this is more like it. The Braves beat up on the Marlins, scoring ten runs, while three pitchers combined on a shutout. Greg Maddux was strong (and apparently didn’t hurt his leg, for once), Kevin Gryboski pitched the eighth for some reason, and … Continue reading “ – MLB – Recap”

Braves Notebook Details on the

Braves Notebook Details on the Giles fiasco. Unlike Giles, infielder Wes Helms (.232, four homers, 13 RBIs in 151 at-bats) doesn’t have minor-league options left, so the Braves couldn’t send him down without exposing him to waivers. What they don’t realize is that (a) he wouldn’t be claimed, and (b) if he was, it wouldn’t … Continue reading “Braves Notebook Details on the”