Rockies 11, Braves 3 (by coop)

Five games ago, the Atlanta Braves were at .500, having split the first 84 games of the season. Today the Braves got shellacked 11-3 and go into the All-Stars break riding a five game losing streak. Charlie Blackmon killed us all series long. Today he went three for five, scored a run and drove in … Continue reading “Rockies 11, Braves 3 (by coop)”

Rockies 3, Braves 2 (by spike)

So Omar Sharif died on Friday. Which brings me to a little anecdote if you’ll indulge me – A while back I was approached by a Soviet emigre to do Russian Chanson music project. It’s a folk form that goes back to the White Russian to Bolshevik transition period, spread primarily by prisoners and ex … Continue reading “Rockies 3, Braves 2 (by spike)”