Ronald Acuna Jr., Adam Duvall, Eddie Rosario, Marcell Ozuna, Orlando Arcia, William Contreras, Alex Dickerson, Guillermo Heredia, Travis Demeritte, Phil Gosselin. Restlessness hovered over this outfield for the first 2 months … Finish Reading
The Braves check in at 56-38 at the All-Star Break, 2.5 games behind the Mets in the division, up 6 games in the Wild Card race, and own the 3rd best record in the National League. In today’s piece, we … Finish Reading
After our spectacular run through June and the first half of July, today landed with a bit of a thud in terms of ways to end the “first half” of the season. Strider wasn’t great and the offense wasn’t great … Finish Reading
The Braves clinched the series win and won their fourteenth consecutive game at Nationals Park.
Before the game, news broke that Austin Riley was added to the All-Star team, as Nolan Arenado decided to sit out with a minor injury. … Finish Reading
The Braves won their 13th straight game in Nationals Park on Friday, defeating the hapless gNats
8-1. 8-4. (Edit–Just noticed that I wrote this score in the top of the ninth and forgot to correct it when I … Finish Reading
The All Star Game is a traditional time to take stock of a season. Looking at the standings at the start of today, a few observations.
- Every team in AL East is above 0.500. Yes, even the Orioles. In an
37 times in 1982, he took one last puff on his Marlboro, extinguished the cig on the bench, exited the dugout, made his way to the on-deck circle, then to the plate, and sent a ball into orbit. 156 times, … Finish Reading
It is not in every life that one is in “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” see Jacqueline Kennedy walk into Parkland Hospital, work as a session musician, become famous as a musician in your own right. But Michael (formerly Marvin) … Finish Reading
One of the 60 games you’re gonna lose. Max Fried was fighting it all night — he couldn’t command or control the curveball or the fastball, really, he walked five men in five innings, and it’s something of a miracle … Finish Reading