Originally posted on BravesWire  |  Last updated 8/27/12
Tim Hudson was dominant on Sunday as the Braves split series in SF After dropping a series to the Nationals, the Braves needed to head into San Francisco and make up ground in both the NL East and the NL Wild Card races. While they weren’t able to come away with the series win, they were able to split the series in the Bay. Atlanta showed once again that when pitching has offensive support, there is no stopping this team–something evident in games three and four, though missing in games one and two. The series did not go exactly as the Braves would have liked, but as the final stretch often goes, the Braves were pleased by their rivals as the out-of-town scoreboard that showed the Nationals being swept by the Phillies. At the beginning of the season, if some prognosticator had said that Barry Zito would end August with a better win-loss record than Tim Lincecum, the entire city by the Bay and many around baseball would have laughed hysterically. But that is exactly what has happene...
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