Tagged: ‘R.A. Dickey’

Cubs vs Braves schedule and probable pitchers
July 17th, 2017 at 6:08 AM
***PHOTO1*** Neville E. Guard-USA TODAY Sports The Atlanta Braves completed a three-game sweep of the Diamondbacks on Sunday to reach the .500 mark for the season at 45-45. This is the first time since September of 2014 the Braves have had a .500 record after...

Nationals Chase Down Braves After Dickey Flirts With No-No
July 8th, 2017 at 12:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON (AP) â?? Daniel Murphy's one-out RBI single in the 10th inning capped the Washington Nationals' 5-4 comeback victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. Adrian Sanchez led off the 10th against Ian Krol (1-2) with his first major league hit and two batters later moved to third on...

Bullpen (J)implosion dooms Braves in 5-4 loss to Nats
July 7th, 2017 at 11:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Sometimes, baseball is fun. That was true for the first eight and a half innings of tonight's game against the Washington Nationals, during which Freddie Freeman triumphantly announced his return to the lineup by hitting a go-ahead homer off of...

Braves Batter Cincinnati Bullpen In 9-0 Shellacking
June 20th, 2017 at 1:40 AM
***PHOTO1*** By The Sports Xchange ATLANTA â?? R.A. Dickey couldn't command his knuckleball in the wind at San Francisco last month, but the Atlanta pitcher had no such problem this time against the Giants and his teammates gave him plenty of offensive support. Dickey allowed just three hits in seven innings,...

Runs Aplenty As Nationals Double Braves, 10-5
June 13th, 2017 at 11:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** By The Sports Xchange WASHINGTON â?? Ryan Zimmerman has been dealing with a bad back for about the past week and missed his third game in a row Monday, though he felt he was good enough to play. His manager, Dusty Baker, wanted to give Zimmerman an extra day and...