Braves Set To Take On Strasburg, Nats

The Braves are all set to take on the Washington Nationals this week in a three-game series that begins tonight at 7:05 ET in Atlanta.
Atlanta ace Tim Hudson (7-3, 2.54 ERA) will start tonight’s series opener for the Braves, and will be opposed by Nationals’ rookie phenom Stephen Strasburg (2-1, 1.78 ERA) in what should [...]

Konerko HR Propels ChiSox Past Braves

Paul Konerko delivered a game-winning two-run blast and Gavin Floyd and two relievers combined on a two-hitter as the Chicago White Sox beat the Braves 2-0 this afternoon.
Konerko’s eighth inning blast broke up a scoreless tie and propelled the White Sox to the 2-0 win, while Floyd, J.J. Putz, and Bobby Jenks combined to toss [...]

Quentin Powers ChiSox Past Braves

Carlos Quentin blasted two homeruns and Mark Buehrle pitched six solid innings to get his sixth win of the year as the Chicago White Sox rallied from an early 1-0 deficit to beat the Braves 4-2 on Wednesday night in Chicago.
Quentin connected for a two-run blast in the fourth inning, and then followed up with [...]

Julio Teheran To Pitch In Futures Game

Julio Teheran, one of the Braves’ top pitching prospects, has been selected to play for the World team in MLB’s annual Futures Game, an event which showcases baseball’s best prospects.
Considered one of the top pitching prospects in all of baseball as well as one of the pitching-rich Braves best prospects, Teheran has been outstanding all [...]

Braves Activate Saito, Option Kimbrel

The Braves activated reliever Takashi Saito from the 15-day disabled list today.
Saito has been out since June 4th due to tightness in his left hamstring.
The Braves’ primary set-up man, Saito has posted a 1-2 record and a 2.92 ERA this season in 25 relief appearances, while notching 34 strikeouts in 24 and 2/3 innings.
To make [...]

Q and A with Larry of SouthSideSox

Tomahawk Talk recently had the opportunity to run a series of Braves, White Sox and MLB related questions by Larry, one of the great writers at SB Nations’s Chicago White Sox blog/fansite South Side Sox, and with the Braves and White Sox all set to play each other in a three-game series, the timing couldn’t [...]

Braves Set To Take On White Sox

The Braves are all set to take on the Chicago White Sox this week in a three-game series that begins tonight in Chicago.
Tommy Hanson (7-3, 3.38 ERA) will start tonight’s series opener for the Braves, and will be opposed by John Danks, who is 6-5 with a 3.18 ERA.
Tim Hudson (7-2, 2.34 ERA) will start [...]

Braves Sweep Royals With 8-5 Win

Chipper Jones, Eric Hinske, and Omar Infante combined for six hits and seven rbi’s and Billy Wagner notched his 399th career save as the Braves completed a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals with an 8-5 win on Sunday in Atlanta.
Jones, Hinske, and Infante all had two hits apiece in the game, with Jones [...]

Glaus Blast Powers Braves Past Royals

Troy Glaus connected for a dramatic walk-off solo blast and Brian McCann added a solo shot of his own as the red-hot Braves beat the Kansas City Royals 5-4 on Saturday night in Atlanta.
The game-winning solo shot by the hot-hitting Glaus was his 14th homerun of the season, while McCann’s fourth inning blast was his [...]

Lowe, Jones Lead Braves Past Royals

Derek Lowe pitched 6 and 1/3 solid innings to get his ninth win of the season, and he and Chipper Jones drove in two runs apiece as the Braves beat the Kansas City Royals 6-4 on Friday night in Atlanta.
Lowe pitched 6 and 1/3 innings of three-run ball to get his ninth win, and drove [...]

Q and A: RoyalsReview’s Will McDonald

Tomahawk Talk recently had the opportunity to run a series of Braves, Royals, and MLB related questions by Will McDonald of SB Nation’s RoyalsReview.com (a great KC Royals blog/fansite!) and with the Braves and Royals all set to play each other this weekend in a three-game series, the timing couldn’t be better!
Here’s a look at [...]

Braves Set To Take On Royals

The Braves are all set to take on the Kansas City Royals this weekend in a three-game series that begins tonight at 7:35 ET in Atlanta.
Derek Lowe (8-5, 4.81 ERA) will start for the Braves in tonight’s series opener, and will be opposed by Kansas City’s Brian Bannister, who is 6-4 with a 5.01 ERA [...]