All year we’ve been taking a look back at the silver anniversary of the worst team in Atlanta Braves history. The ’88 squad finished its season on the road vs. … Continue Reading Open thread, 9/29, Braves vs. Jeff Parretts
Great news about B-Mac, who might be up to catching a few innings tomorrow, according to DOB. The Cards have already won,, but as long as the Bravos win out … Continue Reading Open thread, 9/28, Braves vs. Wendell Magees
Interesting game tonight, as Medlen, the presumptive Game 1 starter, faces a pitcher as good as any the Braves will see in the playoffs (save for Clayton Kershaw). No need … Continue Reading Open thread, 9/27, Braves vs. Danny Ozarks
1. B Upton CF 2. J Upton RF 3. Freeman 1B 4. Gattis LF 5. McCann C’6. C Johnson 3B 7. Uggla 2B 8. Simmons SS 9. Wood P
Keep those fingers crossed, because right now everything’s trending positive — except Uggla, who has more strikeouts (6) than hits (4, all singles) since returning from Lasik surgery. Schafer’s quad … Continue Reading Open thread, 9/6, Braves vs. Steve Jeltzes
Brandon Beachy may have to pitch as well as he did last Friday to win tonight, considering the line-up behind him: Heyward 9, JUpton 7, Freeman 3. Gattis 2, CJohnson … Continue Reading Open thread, 8/14, Braves vs. Norman Fells
The 2013 Phils aren’t as bad as a M. Night Shyamalan film, but they’re getting there. They are Goofus to the Braves’ Gallant. Gallant has won 17 of his last 20 … Continue Reading Open thread, 8/12, Braves vs. M. Night Shyamalans
Eight years ago to the day, Jeff Francoeur, making his Braves debut, hit a three-run homer off Glendon Rusch en route to a defeat of the Cubs. The Braves improved … Continue Reading Open thread, 7/7, Braves vs. Jeff Parretts
Einstein said the definition of insanity doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. Presenting Fredi’s line-up: Simmons ss, Heyward rf, JUpton lf, Freeman 1b, McCann c, … Continue Reading Open thread, 7/6, Braves vs. Amaury Telemacos
Sorry for the late start. Looks like J-Up is fitting in nicely.
I like Ben Revere, acquired by the Phils from Minnesota, but otherwise their offseason has been a bust. They got older, acquiring Michael Young, who’s coming off a dreadful season … Continue Reading Are the Phils a threat?
Mets fans should be thrilled by the proposed R.A. Dickey to Toronto trade. New York will reportedly receive two former first round draft picks: catcher Travis d’Arnaud (.286 BA and … Continue Reading Best winter in NL East? Could be the Mets
There’s a reason Bob Uecker is self-deprecating. He really, really sucked — especially as an Atlanta Brave. Uecker played his first and last major league games with the franchise, debuting … Continue Reading The 20 worst A-Braves players: #18 Bob Uecker