Atlanta 3, Houston 1 – MLB – Recap – Braves at Astros – 04/29/2003 Reports of Greg Maddux’s demise have been greatly exaggerated. After a first-inning double to plate a run, Greg shut the Astros out the next six innings, and Hernandez and Smoltz finished the job. Maddux’s ERA is now 5.13 after a standard Maddux performance: seven … Continue reading “Atlanta 3, Houston 1”

Atlanta 7, Milwaukee 1 – MLB – Recap – Brewers at Braves – 04/27/2003 Do you think Bobby accepts Marcus Giles yet? Marcus had three hits including a double, scored twice and drove in two. The Braves had thirteen hits in all, and all starters except the returning-to-normal Vinny had at least one hit, including starting pitcher Russ … Continue reading “Atlanta 7, Milwaukee 1”

Atlanta 4, St. Louis 2 – MLB – Recap – Cardinals at Braves – 04/23/2003 <SARCASM>What is wrong with Greg Maddux? Sure, he threw seven shutout innings before being lifted. What, he couldn’t throw a complete game? What a has-been! And he allowed three hits, for God’s sake. He’s obviously hanging by a thread. And sure, he didn’t walk … Continue reading “Atlanta 4, St. Louis 2”

Atlanta 5, St. Louis 3 – MLB – Recap – Cardinals at Braves – 04/22/2003 Maybe Gary Sheffield really does play better when he’s unhappy. He doubled home two runs in the third, later scored, and then had a solo homer. He’s hitting .347/.440/.653 for the season. Every Brave regular reached base in some fashion; the Braves had only … Continue reading “Atlanta 5, St. Louis 3”

Deion got Sheffield to stay [Yeah, right] | Sports | TERENCE MOORE Terence Moore gets paid for this? Shorter TM: Gary Sheffield is unhappy. Moore says that he’s been labeled a bust (huh?) because he had a bad playoff series. Gary wishes Tom Glavine was still around. Gary won’t be with the Braves next year (at least if AOL still owns … Continue reading “Deion got Sheffield to stay [Yeah, right]”