Some of the Braves wore aliases on their uniforms this weekend. None were noticed with paper bags over their heads yet, but that is surely coming.
Mark Reynolds hit a 2 run homer off of A.J. Minter in the 6th, … Finish Reading
Nothing 8 runs won’t cure.
The Reds Luis Castillo struck out 8 in his 4 innings, but his inability to go deeper was costly, as Tyler Flowers broke open a 2 – 0 game in the 5th with a grand … Finish Reading
R.A. Dickey gave the Braves a much needed boost, allowing only 1 run in 7 innings, and Brandon Phillips had 2 hits, including a 2 run homer in the 5th to provide a 4 – 0 lead, helping the Braves … Finish Reading
“Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.” – Winston Churchill
Are we turning a page in the rebuild? In quick succession, Lucas Sims, … Finish Reading
The Braves, like their baserunners, cannot get home fast enough, as they left 9 men on base and fall to 3 – 7 on the road trip.
R.A. Dickey had the knuckleball working to the tune of 8 strikeouts, 4 … Finish Reading
Win, win, win.
Matt Kemp and Matt Adams homered, and to paraphrase Skip Caray, Brandon Phillips had 3 doubles before we had even gotten to the bottom of another fifth. The Braves led 7 – 1 after 4, from which … Finish Reading
It turned out that the Braves didn’t need an ark Thursday night, but they definitely ended the weekend treading water, as they split the 4 game series with the Nationals to remain 9.5 games back in the NL East.
Sean … Finish Reading
Kurt Suzuki led off the top of the 12th with his 2nd home run of the game, leading the Braves to the series sweep at Oakland’s sun cussed park.
Julio Teheran threw 6 scoreless innings, but in the 7th, he … Finish Reading
Julio Teheran was… not sharp, and the Braves didn’t score any runs, but other than that, there’s been a lot to enjoy about the play at SunTrust Park lately.
Despite the loss, the Braves still took the 3 game series, … Finish Reading
The Braves hopes for taking the rubber game of the 3 game series were almost broken in the 8th as Jose Ramirez left a 4 – 2 lead unprotected, courtesy of a two run homer by Marcell Ozuna. However, … Finish Reading