I hope Braves fan’s didn’t just assume their team lost last night . In the top of the 9th inning the San Diego Padres took a lead after a 2 run homerun. It was tempting to just go to bed and hope for a new winning streak against the Washington Nationals. The Atlanta Braves did… Read More The Braves get their first walk off victory at SunTrust Park.
Yesterday’s afternoon game was very exciting . The Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Bartolo Colon allowed an early homerun, but that turned out to be only a small footnote. The San Diego Padres are not enjoying their first visit to SunTrust Park, statistically anyway. The Padres are in a rebuilding or restructuring phase and Braves fans… Read More The Braves win their 4th game in a row and are 1 win away from sweeping the Padres.
Last night the red carpet was on display for the Atlanta Braves. Their new stadium, SunTrust Park, is a marvel to be seen. The entire city of Atlanta is getting a face lift. The Atlanta Falcons new football stadium, Mercedes Benz field, is a sight to be seen on the Atlanta skyline. Atlanta is a… Read More The Braves open up their new ballpark with all the bells and whistles, and a win!
The Atlanta Braves finally win in Miami. The Braves used to win against the Miami Marlins pretty consistently, but as baseball evolves, so have the Miami Marlins. The National League East have 5 teams who have rebuilt their teams, hired new General Managers, and signed top free agents just to stay competitive. All baseball teams… Read More The Braves win their second game of the season in Miami.
The beginning of yesterday’s game started with a bang. Dansby Swanson had a homerun and Freddie Freeman had a hit and came around to score. This was the Braves team I had waited for during the off season minus Matt Kemp. Julio Teheran was on the mound and it was a gorgeous day in Pittsburgh.… Read More Freddie Freeman has a big day at the plate, but the Braves fall to the Pirates in extra innings.
I find it ironic that before last night’s game in Pittsburgh I watched the Bad News Bears. Watching these young kids commit error after error is meant to be comical. Watching grown and professional baseball players for the Atlanta Braves and the Pittsburgh Pirates drop routine fly balls and have baseballs bounce out of their… Read More Errors, errors everywhere you look as the Braves fall to the Pirates 6-4.
Yesterday’s game seemed more like a Christmas game. Maybe I’m spoiled with the warmth of the South, but seeing snow in April just doesn’t fit well with me. I’ve dealt with cold weather and yes it does snow where I live, but living in a cold climate isn’t for me. Playing in cold weather doesn’t… Read More The Braves drop the first game to Pittsburgh 5-4.