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TalkingChop Apr 12, 2017
Braves come from behind for second win of 2017 season

Braves come from behind for second win of 2017 season

Inciarte’s two home runs, Flowers’ go-ahead RBI single lead Braves past Marlins Here’s a fun fact for those Braves skeptics out there: The Atlanta Braves a 2-0 on Wednesdays in 2017. With two outs away and Brandon Phillips on second base in the top of the ninth inning, Tyler Flowers connected on a 92.0 MPH four-seam fastball for a line drive single to center field to score Phillips and give the Braves a 5-4 lead over the Miami Marlins. Reliever Jim Johnson pitched a 1-2-3 bottom of the ninth to record his first save of the season and preserve the Braves’ second win, improving them...
TalkingChop Apr 10, 2017
Atlanta Braves news and links: Interesting week lies ahead for rotation

Atlanta Braves news and links: Interesting week lies ahead for rotation

Julio Teheran had another great start go to waste on Sunday, and with the way this week is lining up, he could be in line to open up SunTrust Park this week. BRAVES NEWS Atlanta drops two late leads in extra-innings loss to Pittsburgh The Braves had every opportunity to avoid a sweep at the hands of the Pirates on Sunday. They had the lead going into the bottom of the ninth, but Jim Johnson was unable to lock it down and the game went to extras. The Braves once again had a lead going into the 10th thanks to the team playing A-B-C baseball to manufacture a run, but the Pirates jumped on Jose...
TalkingChop Apr 5, 2017
Braves edge Mets in 12 innings for first win of 2017

Braves edge Mets in 12 innings for first win of 2017

Matt Kemp’s two-RBI double in the top of the 12th helped lead the Braves to a 3-1 victory over the Mets Last season it took ten games for the Braves to find their way into the win column. In 2017, it took only two. In the top of the twelfth inning with two outs and the bases loaded in a 1-1 game, Matt Kemp doubled to left to drive in a pair of runs and give the Braves a 3-1 lead over the Mets. Braves reliever Jim Johnson closed the door on New York in the bottom of the twelfth, allowing a two-out single to Jay Bruce before striking out Lucas Duda to record his first save of the...
2017 Dodgers Scouting Report

2017 Dodgers Scouting Report

43 - LUIS AVILAN - LHP HT: 6-2 WT: 221 HOW ACQUIRED: Acquired along with left-hander Alex Wood, right-handers Jim Johnson and Bronson Arroyo and infielder Jose Peraza from the Atlanta Braves in a three-way trade with the Miami Marlins in exchange for...

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  • Tyler Flowers

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