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Nothing going on with the Braves bats
The Atlanta Braves lost their ninth straight at Miller Park, as they were shut out 2-0 by the Brewers on Saturday. Coupled with Friday night’s shutout against Milwaukee, this was the first time in over a year the Braves were shut out in back-to-back games.
The Braves once again failed to get any run support for their starting pitcher. Tim Hudson was good on the mound, but got nothing to work with. Hudson pitched 7 innings, 2 ER, 4 BB (1 intentional), and 4 K’s. His line does not do justice to how much pitching he had to do in pressure situations. In his 6 innings, the Brewers had runners on in each inning except for the 1st.
Former Brave, Juan Francisco, singled to left center, knocking in Aramis Ramirez. That run got the scoring started and gave the Brewers a 1-0 lead in the 4th.
In the 5th inning, Ramirez knocked home a run of his own, as he singled to left center field. Norichika Aoki, the Brewers lead off man, came into score and incr...
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Brian McCann hit the 10th grand slam of his career on Sunday
The Braves bats finally came alive on Sunday afternoon. The Braves won 7-4 and managed to take 1 of 3 from the Brewers in the weekend series. Previous to Sunday’s game, the Braves had been held scoreless their last 24 innings and losers of 8 straight at Miller Park.
Brian McCann did not let the 24 inning scoreless...
Your browser does not support iframes.Several members of the Atlanta Braves wanted no part in staying at the infamous Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee this weekend as they visited the Brewers for a series.The stories about the alleged haunted hotel have run rampant in the news lately. And apparently this has the likes of Jason Heyward, B.J. Upton, and Justin Upton, among others, scared...
The Atlanta Braves have placed infielder Ramiro Pena on the
15-day disabled list with a sore right shoulder, according to Mark Bowman of MLB.com. The team has diagnosed Pena’s
injury as a right shoulder strain, an ailment that has kept him from playing
Manager Fredi Gonzalez said the roster move was made – Pena to
the DL, Paul Janish recalled from...
The M-Braves were 3-3 this past week
The (A) Rome Braves are the only team in the Braves system that had trouble winning this week. Rome did not win a single game. However, they were well represented in the SAL All-Star Game this week.
The Rome Braves and Lynchburg Hillcats both had players participating in their league All-Star Game this past Tuesday. While Mississippi, Lynchburg...
The Atlanta Braves have activated catcher Gerald Laird from the 15-day disabled list and optioned outfielder Todd Cunningham to Triple-A Gwinnett.
Laird was placed on the disabled list on Aug. 3, retroactive to July 26, after having kidney stones removed. He is with the Braves for Sunday's game against Miami.
Cunningham was recalled from Gwinnett on July 30 when outfielder...
MILWAUKEE -- Brian McCann hit a grand slam and the Atlanta Braves got solo home runs from Chris Johnson and Jordan Schafer in a 7-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.Beaten 2-0 by the Brewers on Friday and Saturday, the Braves entered the game scoreless in 24 consecutive innings. The streak came to a quick end when McCann smacked a two-out slam to left-center in the first...
Though it's been seven weeks since Tim Hudson last earned a victory, he's often been deserving of a better outcome.
The 15-year veteran tries to avoid the longest winless stretch of his career as the Atlanta Braves look to halt a seven-game road losing streak to the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.
Hudson (4-6, 4.17 ERA) has had a rough go of late, compiling an 0-5 record...
At just 22 years of age, Julio Teheran could be establishing himself as one of the best young pitchers in baseball.
Looking to build on another impressive performance, Teheran tries to help the Atlanta Braves avoid a seventh consecutive road loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.
Six days after losing at San Diego by yielding a season worst-tying five runs in six innings...
Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez believes it's only a matter of time until his club breaks out of its offensive slump, but the most recent results haven't been encouraging.
The Braves will try to avoid a third straight shutout and their ninth consecutive loss at Miller Park on Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers.
After consecutive 2-0 losses in the series' first...
Dusty Hughes, 30, has retired from baseball. Hughes pitched in 12 games for the Gwinnett Braves at the Triple-A level before being released from his minor league contract last month.
Over parts of three big league seasons the left handed Hughes compiled a 4.99 ERA and a 1.58 WHIP for Kansas City and Minnesota.
Hughes is said to becoming a coach at a private school.
FOX Sports South catches up with play-by-play announcer Chip Caray to get the latest on the Braves.
FOX SPORTS SOUTH: Mike Minor gave up three home runs in Thursday's loss to the Mets. But overall he's been the Braves' most consistent starter. Do you believe he's an All-Star?
CHIP CARAY: I do. I think he's one of the best pitchers in the game and the numbers...
Brian McCann hit an early grand slam and the Atlanta Braves got solo home runs from Chris Johnson and Jordan Schafer in a 7-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.
Beaten 2-0 by the Brewers on Friday and Saturday, the Braves entered the game scoreless in 24 consecutive innings. The streak came to a quick end when McCann smacked a two-out shot to left-center in the first...
Huddy on IT yesterday...
And Meds throwing seeds at him during the interview reminded me I hadn't posted this yet!
That joker took six strides towards second before the pitcher threw the pitch. That's awesome.
Finally, let's win in Milwaukee, boys. I would like to hear zero stories about the spooks in the Pfister hotel and see more of this:
Freddie Freeman #5 of the...
On August 19, 1999, the author went to Fenway Park expecting to see Pedro Martinez beat the Oakland A’s handily. Instead, Martinez was outdueled by then-rookie right-hander Tim Hudson. Hudson discusses that start and other relevant matters on this edition of FanGraphs Audio.
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