2013 MLB Playoffs: Jordan Walden Doesn’t Deserve to Make Atlanta Braves’ Roster

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When the Atlanta Braves finalize their roster for the National League Division Series within the next few days, reliever Jordan Walden doesn’t deserve to make the cut. For much of the season, the 25-year-old right-hander has been one of the most reliable arms in […]

Atlanta Braves’ Jason Heyward Could Be Catalyst to Lengthy Playoff Run

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On Wednesday, I put together a slideshow looking at 5 players who could carry the Atlanta Braves to a World Series championship, discussing first baseman Freddie Freeman, outfielder Justin Upton, third baseman Chris Johnson, shortstop Andrelton Simmons and catcher Brian […]

Atlanta Braves’ Freddie Freeman is the Last Player MLB Should Suspend

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Following the craziest scrum you’ll ever see on a baseball field, the only question that remains is whether anyone will be suspended because of what happened. The melee included Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann preventing Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Carlos […]

5 Players Who Could Carry Atlanta Braves to a World Series Championship

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Atlanta Braves Rumors: Will Tim Hudson Return to Team in 2014?

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Tim Hudson has come back from a devastating injury before, even earning the 2010 National League Comeback Player of the Year Award after returning from Tommy John surgery he underwent in Aug. 2008. I have no doubt that the 38-year-old […]

Atlanta Braves Need Offensive Support for Freddy Garcia Against Milwaukee Brewers

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If the Atlanta Braves are going to finish with the best record in the National League, they can’t keep getting shut out. Following a 5-0 loss at the hands of the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday, the Braves host the Brewers […]

Atlanta Braves’ Chris Johnson is Another Example of Club’s Team-First Mentality

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The Atlanta Braves have some excellent individual players, as outfielder Justin Upton leads the team in home runs (26) and runs scored (92), first baseman Freddie Freeman is first on the squad in RBIs (105) and closer Craig Kimbrel is […]

Atlanta Braves Still Have Plenty to Play For In Season’s Final Week

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Despite the fact that the Atlanta Braves clinched the National League East on Sunday, the final week of the 2013 MLB regular season is vitally important to them. Entering Monday’s game with the Milwaukee Brewers, the Braves hold a 1.5-game […]

Success of Atlanta Braves’ Freddy Garcia is Not Surprising

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Since being acquired from the Baltimore Orioles about a month ago, Freddy Garcia has been impressive both out of the bullpen and as a starting pitcher for the Atlanta Braves. Already past his prime, the 37-year-old right-hander struggled with the […]

2013 MLB Playoffs: Alex Wood Should Be a Key Member of the Atlanta Braves’ Bullpen

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Earlier this week, I gave my thoughts on what the Atlanta Braves‘ starting rotation should look like in the 2013 MLB Playoffs, with Kris Medlen, Mike Minor, Julio Teheran and Freddy Garcia making up the staff. While this would leave left-handed starters Paul Maholm and Alex Wood out of the equation, I still feel that […]

Atlanta Braves Outfielder Jason Heyward Has Plenty of Time to Return to Form

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The 2013 Atlanta Braves were never hotter than when Jason Heyward was filling the leadoff spot in late July and early to mid-August, but since the 24-year-old outfielder went on the disabled list with a broken jaw after being struck […]

Cleveland Indians Try to Keep Pace in AL Wild Card Race With Houston Astros in Town

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The Cleveland Indians are currently on the outside looking in, but as one of the hottest teams in MLB — with one of the easiest remaining schedules to boot  — they have a great chance to pass the Texas Rangers and/or […]