The Atlanta Braves fall to the San Diego Padres last evening as the front office was busy making moves. Jamie Garcia troubles have continued in last night’s loss, and the Braves offense grew silent in the final game in the series. When the Braves General Manager John Coppolella and Braves manager Brian Snitker met with… Read More The Braves fall to the Padres, but the front office makes a huge move in the lineup.
Second guessing about the Atlanta Braves holding on to Bartolo Colon is not as easy as just shrugging your shoulders and giving up. Last night Bartolo Colon returned from the disabled list against the San Diego Padres and gave up 6 runs over 4 innings. Colon increased his ERA to a dismal 8.13, the worst… Read More It’s time for the Braves to part ways with Bartolo Colon, and the Braves winning streak ends at 10 games against the Padres.
Sean Newcomb finally picked up his first major league win after 4 strong innings in the majors. Newcomb pitched over 6 strong scoreless innings last night and lowered his ERA to 1.48. The Atlanta Braves and the San Diego Padres opened up their series last night, and the Braves escaped with a 3-0 win. Both… Read More Sean Newcomb gets his first major league win as the Braves win their 9th straight win over the Padres.
The Atlanta Braves R.A. Dickey had early inning trouble against the Milwaukee Brewers, but Dickey managed to pitch his way out of trouble. The Brewers had loaded the bases in the 1st inning but were unable to score. The Braves 2nd baseman Brandon Phillips did hit a 2 run homerun in to put the Braves… Read More The Braves win their 4th straight game behind Dickey’s knuckle balls and Brandon Phillips homerun.
In case you have not been paying attention, the Atlanta Braves are 1 of the hottest teams in baseball. This is not just an opinion, the numbers support this claim. The Braves have won 6 of their last 7 games and 8 of their last 11 games. The Milwaukee Brewers are the latest team to… Read More The Braves win another close game at SunTrust Park last night!
A big criticism of baseball is there is little action or offense to be exciting for the casual fan. Last night the Atlanta Braves and the San Francisco Giants had a slugfest at SunTrust Park. Taking both starting pitchers out of the game before either one would be involved in the winning or losing decision,… Read More If you enjoy offensive games, the Braves victory last night provided plenty of that from both teams.
Matt Kemp and Matt Adams took turns hitting 2 run homeruns at SunTrust Park last night. Matt Adams hit his massive shot earlier in the game was all. Braves starting pitcher Sean Newcomb pitched 6 strong innings last night while striking out 4. When Newcomb was pulled from the game, he only surrendered 1 run… Read More Matt Kemp’s walk off homerun seals the win last night for the Braves, and Sean Newcomb continues to show the Braves he belongs in the majors.