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Atlanta Braves Morning Chop: Braves and Nats Have Something to Agree With
April 19th, 2017 at 10:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** You would think that the biggest morning discussion point might be the near-combined no-hitter that the Marlins threw out in Seattle last night.  You would be wrong. The Atlanta Braves were stymied by Max Scherzer for most of the night.  And by the home plate umpire. But likewise, the Nationals were also...

Matt Kemp – the best power-hitting outfielder in the NL
March 9th, 2017 at 3:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** Baseball writers and many Braves fans seem to forget that Matt Kemp hit more home runs than any other outfielder in the National League last year. So let me remind them. Matt Kemp hit more home runs than any other outfielder in the National League last year. Matt Kemp is the...

C.B. Bucknor’s Ejections of Fredi Gonzalez, Alex Wood Just Another Sign Umpires Need Accountability
September 19th, 2013 at 8:43 AM
Major League Baseball was further given opportunity to correct the UmpShow after Wednesday night's debacle, in which C.B. Bucknor made yet more bad calls and injected himself into the game, ejecting Fredi Gonzalez and Alex Wood. Even though the Atlanta Braves won the game, Bucknor needs to answer for his consistently...

Justin Upton’s Walk-off Homer Gives Atlanta Braves Win Over Washington Nationals in 10 Innings
August 16th, 2013 at 11:47 PM
In this budding rivalry between the Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals, Justin Upton just made it that much sweeter for Braves fans with his walk-off homer Friday night in a 3-2 win at Turner Field. After Ian Krol got Jason Heyward to ground out to start the 10th, Upton worked a...

Atlanta Braves Rally Late, Beat Washington Nationals for 13th Straight Win
August 7th, 2013 at 11:26 PM
That's a clown sweep, bro. The Atlanta Braves, fueled by clutch hits by Jason Heyward and Justin Upton, finished off a sweep of the Washington Nationals, beating them 6-3 on Wednesday to extend their winning streak to 13 games. The Nationals had tied the game in the seventh on Ian Desmond's...