Tagged: ‘Pedro Alvarez’

Atlanta Braves’ Puzzling Pattern for the Bench
April 12th, 2017 at 2:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** Ryan Howard is now a member of the Braves organization.  I have no idea how this might work, but I do get an idea of how many others have been passed over as we arrive at this point. The good news is that Ryan Howard represents a risk for the Atlanta...

Atlanta Braves’ Chris Johnson Snubbed for Silver Slugger for Pittsburgh Pirates’ Pedro Alvarez
November 7th, 2013 at 7:44 AM
Many considered it a foregone conclusion that Atlanta Braves' third baseman Chris Johnson would take home his first career Silver Slugger Award, but he was snubbed on the National League side of things for Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez. ***VIDEO1*** The logic isn't exactly clear how Alvarez could be considered a...

Pittsburgh Pirates Shutout Atlanta Braves, Tim Hudson Falls Short of 200 Wins
April 20th, 2013 at 9:34 AM
Tim Hudson will have to wait to secure win no. 200 of his career, as the Pittsburgh Pirates slugged him for his worst start of the season and shutout the Atlanta Braves 6-0 to even the series at PNC Park. ***VIDEO1*** Hudson was able to get around a double by Travis Snider...

Mike Minor Roughed up, Atlanta Braves Split Series with Pittsburgh Pirates
April 30th, 2012 at 10:40 PM
The first four starts Mike Minor made in 2012 were more than enough reason to give him the confidence to be in the Atlanta Braves starting rotation. Monday's finale against the Pittsburgh Pirates, however, saw Minor get rocked in a 9-3 loss. ***PHOTO1*** Minor allowed a career high seven runs in a...