Atlanta Braves’ Battle Tested Rotation is Youngest in NL Playoff Contention

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You probably wouldn’t guess it, but of all the NL playoff contenders, the Atlanta Braves have, by far, the youngest pitching staff. The rotation is not very experienced, with an average age of 24 amongst their top four. However, the […]

C.B. Bucknor Shafts the Atlanta Braves with Another Blown Call

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Well, MLB‘s umpires have done it again. The Atlanta Braves were shafted in the fifth inning of Wednesday night’s game by home-plate umpire C.B. Bucknor. It was after an error that put men on the corners and then a four-pitch walk by Braves’ […]

Atlanta Braves’ Fredi Gonzalez Had Better Bench Dan Uggla for Good

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Dan Uggla has been garbage all season, and it’s time the Atlanta Braves make a more definitive decision on what to do with him in the postseason. He has gotten progressively worse over the last few seasons and he used […]

Atlanta Braves Rumors: Say Goodbye to Brian McCann

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Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann becomes a free agent at the end of the 2013 season and with the Braves’ newly acquired quality depth at the position, it is likely he will sign elsewhere in the offseason. McCann has been a staple on […]

Ranking the Top 10 Most Valuable Atlanta Braves Players

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Jason Heyward Must Return Quickly to Get Timing Back for Playoffs

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Jason Heyward has started to return to his normal routine now that his jaw has healed to a certain extent. He hit off a tee for the first time last week and had his first session of batting practice since […]

The Atlanta Braves Are in Serious Trouble for Playoffs Without Brandon Beachy

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It’s becoming more unlikely that Atlanta Braves’ starting pitcher Brandon Beachy will be able to return this season and that is some bad news for their pitching staff. The Braves still sit atop the NL with the best overall ERA […]

Rookie of the Year Candidate Jose Fernandez’ Personality is Going to Get Him Hurt

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It’s been a glorious year for Miami Marlins‘ star rookie pitcher Jose Fernandez and it all culminated on Wednesday night at his final start of the season. Since the Marlins aren’t contenders, their front office decided to shut him down to […]

Power Hitters Chris Davis and Alfonso Soriano Put on a Show in Baltimore

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The series going on in Baltimore right now is one of most important that will take place in September. Both the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles are fighting for a chance in the playoffs and at this point, every pitch is as […]

Managers Collide As Baltimore Orioles Take On New York Yankees

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The New York Yankees traveled south to take on the Baltimore Orioles on Monday in what would be a series with huge implications in the American League wildcard race. There was no doubt that the first game would be an exciting one and that the series […]

5 Longest Home Runs Of Atlanta Braves’ Season

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Andrelton Simmons Is Atlanta Braves’ MVP

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Freddie Freeman has been making a lot of headlines as the Atlanta Braves first baseman, and with the offensive numbers he’s producing, he definitely deserves it. With 96 runs batted in and a .307 batting average, it’s fair to say […]