‘It’s only Make Believe’. Would it were……… Fish 10 Braves 2

  As things turned out the midnight recap target will be comfortably met, there being no need for many words to tell the tale of tonight’s proceedings. Let’s start with the bottom of the first, first pitch from Sims to Dee Gordon got past Freddie and they were off to the races. 32 pitches later … Continue reading “‘It’s only Make Believe’. Would it were……… Fish 10 Braves 2”

The deck of the battleship Missouri: Braves 9 Mets 2, then Braves 2, Mets 3

This is the last post for me this season. In a few days, baseball for the Braves is no more. So, I bring up the scene on the battleship Missouri. We are the delegation in top hats, come to surrender. What about the recaps: Game 1 The man’s name is Lucas Sims. He was the … Continue reading “The deck of the battleship Missouri: Braves 9 Mets 2, then Braves 2, Mets 3”

Aeolian Cadence? Mahler, M’Lud….. Braves 4 Phils 2

https://youtu.be/wLXF9ib9liY Not a Second Time, surely? There seemed no way our Freeman-less offense could surmount the early 2 run lead we had given up. Our chances of a second, back to back win against our nemesis Phils seemed remote. A cloud of inevitability was settling over our Park accompanied by a bundle of wasted scoring … Continue reading “Aeolian Cadence? Mahler, M’Lud….. Braves 4 Phils 2”