“If You Can’t Beat ‘em, Join ‘em”—Braves sign former Brewers catcher Manny Piña

Earlier this evening, the Braves signed veteran catcher Manny Piña, a free agent formerly on the Milwaukee Brewers. Piña spent the 2021 season mostly backing up Omar Narváez, although Manny did appear in 75 regular-season games in 2021. The 34-year-old … Finish Reading

Series Preview: Dodgers vs. Braves (NLCS)

Freddie Freeman runs toward first base as the crowd in the stands at Truist Park and Freeman’s teammates in the dugout all watch his home run sail out of the ballpark and begin to celebrate with their arms raised in the air.

In a tense conclusion to this year’s California Bowl, the incumbent World Series champion Dodgers knocked off the division-winning Giants 2-1 in Game 5 to win the privilege of coming to Atlanta for the NLCS. The Braves will be boasting … Finish Reading

Freddie’s Frustrations: the struggles of a modern hard-hitting lefty

Notice how many of Freddie Freeman’s at-bats this season result in hard-hit line drives, which are then immediately swallowed by the defense for a soul-crushing out? You can almost see the glimmer of hope die in Freddie’s eyes as he … Finish Reading