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Call to the Pen May 4, 2018

Atlanta Braves: Have they now arrived?

The Atlanta Braves are in first place in the National League East this late in the season for the first time since 2014. Are they for real? I have a good friend whom I work with who is from Georgia and a huge Atlanta Braves fan. He has consistently said to me “Hey, we’re close. […] Atlanta Braves: Have they now arrived? - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

WATCH: Freddie Freeman saves his post-game hug for son

After the Braves 7-0 win over the Mets Wednesday, Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman gave his first post-game hug to son, Charlie.
TalkingChop Apr 28, 2018
Video: Acuña Jr. dazzles again but Braves fall to Phillies

Video: Acuña Jr. dazzles again but Braves fall to Phillies

Braves drop series opener in Philadelphia. Ronald Acuña Jr. had another big game at the plate and in the field but the Atlanta Braves came up short in a 7-3 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies. WARNING, MLB PITCHERS Ronald Acuña Jr. has caught fire. This double makes three extra-base hits in two days. @Braves | #ChopOn pic.twitter.com/j8FTu7VtXE— FOX Sports: Braves (@FOXSportsBraves) April 27, 2018 Atlanta struck for three runs in the first capped off by a run-scoring double by Acuña Jr. He’d add a single later and finish the night 2-for-4 giving him back-to-back multi-hit...

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