Our Braves are clearly disciples of the great Earl Weaver, whose famous formula for winning baseball games was pitching and three run homers. As he explained, “Pitching keeps you in the game. Home runs win the game.” It’s true … Finish Reading
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But it’s a long, long while from [April] to December
And the days grow short when you reach September
And the autumn weather turns the leaves to flame
And I haven’t got time for the waiting gameMaxwell Anderson, slightly
After 3 straight losses, the Braves won one. (they say, don’t bury the lead, sometimes spelled lede). Isn’t that the main takeaway? But those who visit this site generally already know that. So, the journalist questions of who, when, how, … Finish Reading
September 1st used to be loaded with excitement for many players as each team could carry their entire 40-man roster should they choose to do so. That’s no longer the case as MLB implemented a rule to keep roster expansion … Finish Reading
I was in Cuba last week with the expectation that I’d have internet and be able to participate in our little community. Instead, we had internet for about 5 minutes in our Airbnb and spent the week hunting for it … Finish Reading
Well, the last two games of this series sucked. It had been a while since we witnessed a series that was essentially blown by the bullpen, but of course it would happen against the Cardinals. Your mileage may vary but … Finish Reading
Kenley Jansen had a rough outing in the 9thand blew the save in a 1 run game, as the Braves lost a game to the Mets in the standings.
The Braves jumped out to a 4-0 lead in … Finish Reading
I’m late getting the recap up, so I’ll be brief. As Snit might say, our team is really good. Friday’s 11-4 victory over the Cardinals was the 15th win in the last 17 games. And they are playing really well … Finish Reading
Yo Ho, Yo Ho, a Pirates series for me. Braves pillaged and plundered and even hijacked, wake up me Braveys yo ho!
Braves swept a series. Check. Braves won a day game. Check. Braves won on Wednesday. Check. Braves get … Finish Reading