– MLB – Recap – MLB – Recap – Braves at Diamondbacks – 08/08/2002 The Braves won the rubber game of the series with the Diamondbacks, 4-1, behind terrific pitching from Glavine — easily his best since his blister problem surfaced — and the hitting of righthanded platoon players, DeRosa and Julio Franco. DeRosa hit his first home … Continue reading “ – MLB – Recap” | Braves | Diamondbacks | Braves | Diamondbacks top Braves 6-3 The AJC wrapup of the game reports that Mike Remlinger will head to the DL for two weeks. The Braves will call up a lefty, either John Foster (who should have made the team in spring training) or Ray Beasley (who has pitched better for Richmond). I’d … Continue reading “ | Braves | Diamondbacks” – MLB – Recap – MLB – Recap – Braves at Diamondbacks – 08/07/2002 Well, nothing’s perfect, not even the Braves’ bullpen, which allowed five runs. Two were off Tim Spooneybarger in the seventh; the others off Mike Remlinger and Darren Holmes in the eighth to lose the game, 6-3. Greg Maddux threw four good innings, then hurt … Continue reading “ – MLB – Recap” – MLB – Recap – MLB – Recap – Braves at Diamondbacks – 08/06/2002 Oh, well. The Smoltzometer could have run to zero, and the Braves could have beat Curt Schilling, but Smoltz couldn’t hold a two-run lead in the ninth and the game went to extra innings. The Braves won anyway, 4-3, as Andruw Jones (who I … Continue reading “ – MLB – Recap”