The Atlanta Braves looked very good last night and Johan Camargo almost did something rare in baseball, hitting for the cycle. Camargo got the start at 3rd base last night and he knocked in Dansby Swanson for the games first RBI with a triple. Johan Camargo and Rio Ruiz are splitting time at 3rd base… Read More The Braves winning streak ended last night but rookie Johan Camargo comes with in feet of hitting for the cycle.
Atlanta Braves pitcher R.A. Dickey must have enjoyed the 30 minute rain delay last night. He was absolutely brilliant on the pitching mound last night and the San Francisco Giants hitters could not figure out Dickey’s knuckle balls and the Braves offense came through with the run support. The Braves offense had an amazing 8th… Read More R.A. Dickey pitches a masterpiece as the Braves offense explodes at SunTrust Park.
Brandon Phillips has been well received in the Atlanta Braves organization and rightly so. Brandon Phillips hit the game winning run in Saturday afternoon’s game and to show that his skills at the plate were not some random fluke, Phillips had the game winning RBI on Sunday afternoon. It was a happy Father’s Day in… Read More Brandon Phillips get another walk off hit and the Braves back to back wins in Atlanta.
Last night’s game had great pitching from Sean Newcomb but the Braves bats did not give him any run support. This was only Newcomb’s 2nd start in the majors, but he has only had 1 run support in both of his starts. That lack of run support is discouraging for Braves fans and Newcomb. Although… Read More The Braves bats go silent in Atlanta as the team waits and see if Matt Kemp is headed to the disabled list.
The Atlanta Braves not only won huge yesterday with 13 runs, but they have beaten the Washington Nationals for the first time since 2014. The Braves won the 1st game of the series on Monday and yesterday behind Julio Teheran’s fantastic pitching performance, the Braves left Washington with a spring in their step as they… Read More Yes yes yes!!! The Braves win their first series against the Nationals in Washington since 2014.
The Atlanta Braves finally hit the long ball last night. With the starting pitchers of Mike Foltynewicz of the Braves against Stephen Strasburg of the Washington Nationals the game appeared to be a pitching matchup. Those ideas were quickly over in the first inning of the game. The Braves had homeruns from Nick Markakis and… Read More The Braves hit 5 homeruns last night and win the 1st game of the series with the Nationals.
The Braves were not scoring many runs Saturday or Sunday. This left great pitching games from Sean Newcomb and Jamie Garcia go unrewarded. Matt Wisler also pitched this weekend as the Braves have called him and Sean Newcomb up to the majors as the Braves look to try and get their pitching bench in order… Read More The weekend series with the Mets started with a bang, but then the Braves bats turned cold.