Despite a Huge Division Lead, Atlanta Braves are Keeping Things Exciting

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When your favorite MLB team has a huge lead in its division with less than a month to go in the regular season, it can be difficult to stay entertained. Not so with the 2013 Atlanta Braves, who are keeping […]

Baltimore Orioles and Cleveland Indians Battle for Wild Card Lives

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The Baltimore Orioles and Cleveland Indians are still within striking distance of the Texas Rangers, Oakland Athletics and Tampa Bay Rays, who are currently in a three-way tie for the two American League wild card berths. On Tuesday in Cleveland […]

Atlanta Braves Look to Continue Offensive Success Against New York Mets

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The Atlanta Braves clobbered the New York Mets on Monday in Atlanta, scoring at least two runs in five different innings en route to a 13-5 victory that saw them record 17 hits. Right fielder Jordan Schafer led the Braves […]

Atlanta Braves Go For Sixth Straight Win Against Miami Marlins

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Following three consecutive losses to the St. Louis Cardinals last Thursday-Saturday, the Atlanta Braves appeared to be scuffling, prompting yours truly to write this story. Apparently the Braves got their struggles out of the way quickly, as they have bounced […]

Atlanta Braves Outfielder Jordan Schafer is Back to His Hot-Hitting Ways

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Earlier this season, Atlanta Braves outfielder Jordan Schafer was undoubtedly one of the team’s top backup options, providing the Braves with quality at-bats off the bench and filling in at all three outfield spots. Unfortunately, his great season hit a […]

Paul Maholm, Atlanta Braves Try to Rebound Against Justin Masterson, Cleveland Indians

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The Atlanta Braves seemed shell-shocked after starting right fielder Jason Heyward suffered a broken jaw due to being hit in the face by a fastball from New York Mets starting pitcher Jonathon Niese on Wednesday. They scored just five combined […]

What Matt Harvey’s Injury Means For New York Mets’ 2014 Outlook

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Following Monday’s revelation that New York Mets rookie starter Matt Harvey has a torn ligament in his right elbow that will force him to miss the remainder of the season, and could result in him having to undergo Tommy John surgery, […]

Atlanta Braves Rookie Evan Gattis Needs To Adjust To Major League Pitching

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After an unforgettable start to his MLB career, Atlanta Braves rookie Evan Gattis‘ performance over the last three months has been, well, forgettable. He burst onto the scene in the season’s first two months, filling in behind the plate, at […]

Atlanta Braves Starter Kris Medlen’s Comments Show Competitive Nature, Will to Win

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After being removed from Friday’s 3-1 road loss to the St. Louis Cardinals down 2-1 in the bottom of the seventh inning, Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Kris Medlen was none too happy with manager Fredi Gonzalez‘s decision to take him […]

The Time is Now for the Atlanta Braves to Get Their Struggles Out of the Way

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I know you’re confused, as well you should be. The title of this article should have you baffled, befuddled and bewildered. I mean, I couldn’t actually want the Atlanta Braves to struggle, could I? No, certainly not. But better now […]

It’s Much Too Soon to Call Atlanta Braves’ Signing Of B.J. Upton A Failure

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When the Atlanta Braves inked center fielder B.J. Upton to a five-year, $75.25 million contract this past offseason — the largest free agent contract in franchise history — they were certainly looking for more than a .184 batting average, eight […]

Atlanta Braves Turn to Rookie Hurler Julio Teheran Against St. Louis Cardinals

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Two of MLB‘s most talented young starting pitchers will hook up when 22-year-old Atlanta Braves starter Julio Teheran opposes 22-year-old St. Louis Cardinals starter Shelby Miller on Saturday in St. Louis. And while the Braves hold the best record in […]