Category: ‘Lineups’

Dan Uggla Misses Chance to Redeem Himself in Atlanta Braves Lineup
September 13th, 2013 at 8:15 AM
A day after Dan Uggla vented to the media about how he felt Fredi Gonzalez needed to put him in the Atlanta Braves' lineup, he completely blew his chance to prove everyone wrong. In Thursday's win over the Miami Marlins, Uggla went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts. The two times he actually put...

Rest is Key to Atlanta Braves Outfield in September
September 4th, 2013 at 4:23 PM
September call-ups are upon us and the Atlanta Braves now have the luxury of resting some of their starters as the approach the postseason. The Braves outfield just may be the primary beneficiary of the 2013 roster expansion. And while the Braves outfield certainly needs rest, they cannot afford to let...

Atlanta Braves Action Plan as They Prepare for Postseason
August 28th, 2013 at 9:51 AM
In order for the Atlanta Braves to be successful in the postseason their plan of action must include four elements that will make them a better team.  Everyone needs to elevate their efforts and play well and the clubhouse must remain intact. That goes without saying. But if the Braves want...

With Jason Heyward Experiment on Hold Atlanta Braves Should Try Recent Call-Ups in Leadoff Spot
August 27th, 2013 at 5:08 PM
With the Major League Baseball playoffs quickly approaching and home field advantage still on the line, the Atlanta Braves need to find a spark in their offense and that begins with finding a real leadoff hitter to get them through the regular season. The Jason Heyward Experiment has ended, at least...

Pittsburgh Pirates @ Atlanta Braves: Gameday 58
June 4th, 2013 at 5:27 PM
  Game #58 June 4, 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast:SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 84°F - 78°F Wind: E 5 MPH Lineups: 1. Starling Marte, LF 2. Jordy Mercer, 2B 3. Andrew McCutchen, CF 4. Gaby Sanchez, 1B 5. Russell Martin, RF 6. Michael McKenry, C 7. Pedro Alvarez, 3B 8. Clint Barmes, SS 9. Jeff Locke, P 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. Jason Heyward, RF 3....