Originally written on BravesWire  |  Last updated 11/15/14
As the Pirates arrived at Turner Field for a 3-game set, all the talk was about how good the Pirates are in 2013. Yes, they have a superb starting rotation. Yes, they have the best bullpen in baseball at the moment. Yes, they have great young superstars in the making with Starling Marte, Garrett Jones and all-star Andrew McCutchen. But what they don’t have is that grit and ability to overcome adversity that the Braves have displayed all season. There are plenty of good teams, even some great ones, in baseball this season. However, the Braves have been able to prove time and time again that they have incredible potential, have the ability to overcome great adversity via injury Game 1: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Pirates 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 9 0 Braves 0 0 0 2 4 0 1 0 x 7 10 1 W: Medlen (2-6) L: Burnett (3-6) Kris Medlen, the man with the hardest luck in baseball this season, had a phenomenal outing in game 1 going 7 innings, allowing only 7 hits, recording an unearned run and 6...
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