The Atlanta Braves are trying to chase down the rival New York Mets for the NL East crown. They’re in a dogfight with the talented San Diego Padres and surging Philadelphia Phillies for playoff positioning, with the Brewers nipping at … Finish Reading
I am really glad that I have a win to talk about. Wednesdays have been on a bad streak. But hey, the bats showed up and Wright was right and except for a little Dylan Lee crap, all is at … Finish Reading
The Red Sox are not a good team, but while I don’t know if the data supports this, it seems like every game at Fenway is a hard-fought one. This one was no different. Atlanta took the lead five times … Finish Reading
Well, this series obviously didn’t go particularly well. Mets pitching shut down the Braves again in a 5-2 win, taking four out of five in the series and ballooning their lead to 6 1/2 games in the NL East.
Jacob … Finish Reading
The Braves lost both games today to the red hot Mets and fell to 5.5 games back.
In the first game, the offense spent most of the game in its usual day game hangover mode, and Jake Odorizzi struggled with … Finish Reading
The Braves defeated the Mets 9-6 Friday night in the second game of this five game series to even the series at one game apiece and cut the Mets’ lead back to three and a half. Our guys also thereby … Finish Reading
So as we enter what will clearly be the most important five game series of the season, I decided to do a little exploration of how teams do in a five game series. It turned out to be surprisingly hard. … Finish Reading
Once again, a Wednesday. Once again, an early start. Today, flat. Perhaps it was a post trade deadline malaise.
Ultimately, the performance will define the quality of the moves. Overall, we didn’t need as many as last year. Iglesias and … Finish Reading
What a day. Vin Scully passed away, Atlanta adds an elite closer at the trade deadline, and we hammer a division rival 13-1. So much going on!
Vin Scully announced his last game on September 25th, 2016. So his official … Finish Reading