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The 10 worst regular season games in A-Braves history

January 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

Our list begins in 1977, when the Braves got off to a surprising 8-5 start. They were 8-7 on April 25 when they played host to the defending world champion Reds. Knucksie started and didn’t make it out of the first, allowing 6 runs. Enter Jamie Easterly (5.72 ERA, 1.758 WHIP in 6 years as a [...]

The 10 worst A-Braves games (tie): April 5/9, 2003

November 13, 2012 // 0 Comments

Hard to believe a game started by Greg Maddux made it onto our list. Harder to believe two games started by Mad Dog made it. Not only that, they took place in the same week. And the best fielding pitcher ever made errors in both games. Mad Dog lasted only two innings in the first game, allowing 9 [...]

The 10 worst games in A-Braves history: June 18, 1994

November 10, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Braves were destined to lose this game, considering the line-up facing the Reds that day. Jarvis Brown RF Jeff Blauser SS Roberto Kelly CF Fred McGriff 1B Javy C Bill Pecota 3B Dave Gallagher LF Mark Lemke 2B But the Braves did have Glavine on the mound, though June 18 would not be his best day [...]

The 10 worst games in A-Braves history: Aug. 22, 2008

November 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

No one could have seen 2008 coming. Jorge Campillo was arguably the second most dependable hurler on a team that built its reputation on pitching. Jo-Jo Reyes (1.646 WHIP) started 22 games;  Charlie Morton (1.621 WHIP) started 15. Chuck James, who looked so promising in 2006, finished with a 9.10 [...]

The 10 worst games in A-Braves history: June 28, 1988

November 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

This 13-7 defeat wasn’t the worst loss of the ’88 season, just one of many really bad games played by the most godawful team in Atlanta Braves history. They had SEVEN losing streaks of at least 5 games, including the season’s first 10 games in which they were outscored 60-27. The [...]

The 10 worst games in A-Braves history: Sept. 1, 1985

October 23, 2012 // 1 Comment

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Braves 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 3 Cubs 0 1 3 2 5 3 1 0 X 15 15 1 There were plenty of games to choose from in 1985. Opponents scored 10 or more runs in 12 games against the Braves in the year of Eddie Haas, including a two-game stretch in July that saw [...]
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