Found June 11, 2013 on Gamedayr:
PLAYERS: Jason Heyward
TEAMS: Atlanta Braves
This fan literally launches himself over a railing and into some bushes trying to snag a Jayson Heyward home run ball, but he wasn't even close, ouch.

Braves Late Rally Falls Short Against Padres

Jason Heyward blasted two home runs Monday night The Atlanta Braves bats came alive in the ninth inning on Monday night, but it was a little too late, as they fell to the San Diego Padres, 7-6.  Evan Gattis and Jason Heyward led an Atlanta comeback that came up short, as Justin Upton struck out to end the game. Julio Teheran struggled after his one-hit performance against the Pirates...

Braves Minor League All-Star David Rohm Q&A

Rohm made the Carolina League All-Star team this season David Rohm was a 9th Round pick of the Atlanta Braves in the 2010 draft. After signing with the Braves, Rohm played 1 season for (R) Danville, and 1 Season at (A) Rome.  He is in his 2nd full season with (Adv. A) Lynchburg. says Rohm was a big part of last year’s Carolina League Championship for the Hillcats. Rohm...

Chipper Jones lists Atlanta home for 3.19 million

In retirement, Chipper Jones has been required to move on. In the case of his impressive mansion in Roswell, Ga., the Braves legend is taking the idiom literally. Jones, the 1999 National League MVP and eight-time All-Star, has put the 3.19 million home up for sale. Besides the fact that it is the former home of a potential Hall of Fame baseball player, the house comprises eight...

Chopcast: Braves face decision with Beachy's return

ATLANTA It's nearly impossible to envision the return of Brandon Beachy, last season's National League ERA before being shut down for Tommy John surgery, creating an issue for the Braves' brass. And yet, the day is fast approaching and Atlanta still needs to create space on the roster for its could-be No. 1 starter. There is no definitive blueprint for how to wean a...

Braves Serving Nats Jayson Werth Crow

The Washington Nationals’ Jayson Werth made headlines before the season, when he stated that the Philadelphia Phillies would be the Nationals’ biggest competition this season to win the National League East, not the Atlanta Braves.  How does that crow taste, Jayson Werth? With nearly 40% of the season complete, it appears that Werth was correct about the Phillies being the Nationals’...

Braves' Brandon Beachy solid in rehab appearance

Atlanta Braves right-handed starting pitcher Brandon Beachy was impressive in his most recent minor league rehab start. Assuming all goes well in his last scheduled appearance in the minors, Beachy is currently on pace to be activated from the disabled list on June 18, according to David O'Brien of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. In his next-to-last rehab start, Beachy...

Video: Tim Hudson uses rosin bag to wipe sweat off bald head

Your browser does not support iframes.Braves pitcher Tim Hudson employed the use of an unusual object to keep his head dry on the mound during Tuesday night's game against the Padres.Seen here is the veteran right-hander picking up a rosin bag and using it to dry the sweat off of his freshly-shaved head. Well, that's a first.The trick may have done well to keep Hudson dry...

Three Cuts: Hard-luck Hudson foiled in Braves' loss to Padres

Here are three things we learned from the Braves' 3-2 defeat to the Padres on Tuesday, clinching a losing mark for Atlanta's final West Coast trip of the regular season: 1. Tim Hudson held up his end of the bargain in SoCal even if it meant back-to-back losses against the Dodgers and Padres For the trip out West, Hudson allowed four earned runs and nine hits over 14...

Padres Sweep Braves Back to Atlanta, 5-3

Maholm was shaky Wednesday afternoon The San Diego Padres got the bats going early against Atlanta Braves starter Paul Maholm, and Edinson Volquez pitched seven stellar innings, as the Padres completed the series sweep of the Braves on Wednesday afternoon, 5-3. San Diego stayed true to their series form, by jumping on the Braves early.  In the previous two games of the series, the...

Three Cuts: Late-game homers can't save Braves vs. Padres

Taking three cuts after the Braves made a push with five runs in the last two innings but fell to the Padres 7-6 Monday in San Diego. 1. The rotation's streak came to a screeching halt Coming off the strongest performance of his young career, Julio Teheran took a step back and it brought an end to an impressive run by the Braves starters. Atlanta's starters had allowed two...

Braves pitcher Tim Hudson uses rosin bag to dry head

Normally, rosin bags are used by baseball pitchers to keep their hands dry and prevent blisters from building up. Last night during the San Diego Padres, Atlanta Braves pitcher Tim Hudson found a new use for it by drying the sweat off of his bald head: Your browser does not support iframes. Tim Hudson...visionary! (Courtesy of Tireball)

Padres Cashner Outduels Braves Hudson, 3-2

The San Diego Padres made it two in a row over the Atlanta Braves, as Chase Headley homered and starter Andrew Cashner out-pitched Tim Hudson. Hudson was sharp again on Tuesday night. But he did not get the run support he deserved and absorbed the loss. The win over the Braves has given the Padres a chance to sweep the series tomorrow afternoon. The Braves got on the board first...

Braves-Padres Preview

While he started off a bit shaky, Julio Teheran has since found his groove. The San Diego Padres' Jason Marquis has shined of late, too. Teheran takes the mound opposite Marquis as the visiting Atlanta Braves open a three-game set against the Padres on Monday night. After posting a 7.31 ERA in his first three starts, Teheran (4-2, 3.30 ERA) has significantly turned things...

Daily FanDuel Picks: June 11, 2013

Yesterday, Hisashi Iwakuma was lights-out against the Astros (no surprise there) and Jason Heyward crushed two homers (big surprise there). In total, “hectorrondon” combined for 41.75 points, but that still landed me just a 13th-place finish. I’ve heard from some of you that there was a little bit of success to be had with my lineup yesterday, so that’s great to hear. I can’t...
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