Tagged: ‘Gerardo Parra’

Wilson Snubs Andrelton Simmons as National League Defensive Player of the Year
November 8th, 2013 at 8:14 AM
To the surprise of pretty much everyone, Andrelton Simmons wasn't presented with the Wilson National League Player of the Year, losing out to Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Gerardo Parra. ***VIDEO1*** His stat of 41 defensive runs saved is a record since it started being tracked in 2003, but Parra won out based on...

Atlanta Braves’ Andrelton Simmons Wins First Career Gold Glove Award
October 29th, 2013 at 10:50 PM
The Atlanta Braves already knew they have the best shortstop in the Major Leagues, but it was confirmed Tuesday when Andrelton Simmons won the National League shortstop Rawlings Gold Glove Award. ***VIDEO1*** Having a record 41 defensive runs saved in 2013 kind of made Simmons an easy vote. He also led the...

Arizona Diamondbacks Take Rubber Game from Atlanta Braves
May 15th, 2013 at 10:45 PM
The Atlanta Braves failed to end their 10-game road trip with a .500 record, dropping the final game of their series with the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 at Chase Field. The middle innings came back to bite Tim Hudson when he allowed the D-Backs to put up four runs in the fifth...

Five-run Inning Costs Atlanta Braves Five-game Winning Streak
April 22nd, 2012 at 8:18 PM
Randall Delgado has had a tendency in his Major League starts to have a single bad inning. Sunday, that bad inning was enough to cost the Atlanta Braves their five-game winning streak as they fell 6-4 to the Arizona Diamondbacks. ***PHOTO1*** After getting two outs in the second inning, the Diamondbacks loaded...