More exciting exhibition baseball

Boxscore: Washington vs. Atlanta – March 12, 2009 | MLB.com: News Braves win, does not matter. Jurrjens gave up a couple of runs. Brandon Jones had two hits and two RBI, is hitting .360, and will not make the team. Infante and Freeman also had two hits. Heyward hit a homer. Gonzalez had a nice … Continue reading “More exciting exhibition baseball”

Francoeur homered, whoopie!

Boxscore: Venezuela vs. Atlanta – March 5, 2009 | MLB.com: News Braves win, it doesn’t matter. Venezuela had several real players, and got a run off of Lowe and three off of Ridgway, who is a terrible, terrible pitcher. The Braves had just five hits, but nine walks, including two by Prado, of all people. … Continue reading “Francoeur homered, whoopie!”

Braves beat Yankees, matters even less than usual

Boxscore: NY Yankees vs. Atlanta – March 4, 2009 | MLB.com: News With Captain America and Dr. PED off representing various countries, it’s hardly the Yankees, is it? Kotchman doubled in a couple of runs. The Braves had six hits, but five of them were doubles. Francoeur, who is hitting .091, not that it matters, … Continue reading “Braves beat Yankees, matters even less than usual”

Okay, this is sort of a recap, but it isn’t a good recap

Boxscore: Atlanta vs. Pittsburgh – February 27, 2009 | MLB.com: News Kenshin Kawakami made his debut, pitched a couple of innings, gave up one hit, struck out one. Braves pitchers struck out ten, led by Carlyle with three. Chipper, Francoeur, and McCann played with various backups, plus putative CF Janderson. Chipper homered. Francoeur was 0-1 … Continue reading “Okay, this is sort of a recap, but it isn’t a good recap”

Game so unimportant they didn’t bother to finish it

The Official Site of Major League Baseball: News: Boxscore 11 inning tie, thanks to Joe Borchard, who singled in two runs in the ninth, and Ryan Langerhans — the Borchard of Times Past — throwing out a Brave at the plate in the tenth. The Braves struck out eight times in three innings against the … Continue reading “Game so unimportant they didn’t bother to finish it”