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Braves close out April in Milwaukee
April 28th, 2017 at 2:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Fresh off a two-game sweep of the New York Mets, the Atlanta Braves will travel to the Midwest to take on the Milwaukee Brewers and the offensive juggernaut that is Eric Thames. The Braves enter the series with a...

Which minor-league teams will be most exciting in 2017?
April 7th, 2017 at 4:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** Thursday saw the opening weekend of the 2017 Minor League Baseball season commence. Many of the rosters were finalized earlier this week. While none received the fanfare that the Columbia Fireflies received when they penciled Tim Tebow into the lineup, there are plenty of exciting rosters to keep an eye...

CTBNL: Here comes the sun, or at least opening day
March 29th, 2017 at 1:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** I REALLY WANT TO SEE YOU; I REALLY WANT TO BE WITH YOU Baseball was almost certainly not even a blip in George Harrison's expanded consciousness as he composed "Here Comes the Sun" in 1969, but he knew what the offseason was like. "It seems as if winter in...

First Pitch: Get to know Mauricio Cabrera
February 24th, 2017 at 12:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Happy Friday and happy first weekend of actual* baseball games. Before you shake off the rust and watch a few innings of your favorite stars and a whole lot of innings from guys wearing numbers in the 70s, here are some good reads to get you back into the...

First Pitch: Rule 5 picks and more
January 31st, 2017 at 2:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** With First Pitch, we're here to share some of the best and most interesting baseball content from around the web. Here's what stood out this Tuesday: First up, Kristopher Olsen of Baseball HQ has a running series looking at some of the most interesting playing time and positional battles...