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TalkingChop 4 hours ago
Kevin Gausman dominates as Braves down Nationals 7-1

Kevin Gausman dominates as Braves down Nationals 7-1

Photo by Logan Riely/ Josh Donaldson and Ronald Acuña Jr. homered to back Gausman. Kevin Gausman gave the Atlanta Braves exactly what they needed with a dominant performance to help lead them to a 7-1 win over the Washington Nationals. The Braves got things started quickly against Nationals starter Joe Ross. Dansby Swanson worked a one out walk and then moved all the way to third as Freddie Freeman blooped a single into short left. Josh Donaldson struck out but Nick Markakis came through with a two out, two-run single to put Atlanta in front 2-0. Ross would settle down from there...
TalkingChop 7 hours ago
Nationals vs Braves game thread

Nationals vs Braves game thread

Photo by Dylan Buell/ The Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals will wrap up a four-game series Sunday night at SunTrust Park. The game will be featured on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball with first pitch scheduled for 7:05 p.m. Kevin Gausman will return from the injured list and make his first start for the Braves since June 10. The Nationals will go with right-hander Joe Ross who was called up earlier today and will be making his first start of the season. PREVIEW | LINEUPS
TalkingChop 9 hours ago
Ender Inciarte returns to the lineup for Sunday’s series finale against Washington

Ender Inciarte returns to the lineup for Sunday’s series finale against Washington

Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports Austin Riley sits again. The Atlanta Braves will try to salvage a split in their series with the Washington Nationals Sunday night at SunTrust Park. Atlanta leads Washington by 5.5 games in the NL East standings entering play on Sunday. Ender Inciarte returns to the lineup for the Braves on Sunday making his second start since being activated from the injured list. Brian McCann is in to catch Kevin Gausman who was activated from the injured list today and will be making his first start since June 10. Here’s how the #Braves will line up for Sunday Night...
Tomahawk Take 10 hours ago

Does Kevin Gausman’s start tonight determine Atlanta Braves trade direction?

Gausman will have new pitch offerings in his toolbox, but it’s the effectiveness of those pitches that will be what matters. Today may be a very interesting day in assessing how the Atlanta Braves choose to proceed over the next 10 days… the margin remaining before the 2019 MLB trade deadline. It is now well […] Does Kevin Gausman’s start tonight determine Atlanta Braves trade direction? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
TalkingChop 12 hours ago
Braves activate Kevin Gausman from injured list, option Patrick Weigel

Braves activate Kevin Gausman from injured list, option Patrick Weigel

Photo by Daniel Shirey/ Braves make it official and activate Gausman. As expected, the Atlanta Braves have activated right-hander Kevin Gausman from the injured list. He will start Sunday’s series finale against Washington. The Braves optioned right-hander Patrick Weigel back to Gwinnett to clear a spot on the active roster. The Braves today returned RHP Kevin Gausman from his major league rehabilitation assignment and reinstated him from the 10-day injured list. Gausman will start tonight’s game. In order to make room on the active roster, the club optioned RHP Patrick Weigel to...
TalkingChop 12 hours ago
Kevin Gausman returns as Braves look to salvage split with Nationals

Kevin Gausman returns as Braves look to salvage split with Nationals

Photo by Justin K. Aller/ Sunday’s showcase matchup will be televised on ESPN. Kevin Gausman returns to the rotation on Sunday as the Atlanta Braves look to salvage a split in their series against the Washington Nationals. The Braves currently hold a 5.5 game lead over the Nationals in the NL East standings. Gausman will be making his first start since June 10 where he lasted just 2 1/3 innings against the Pirates. He was placed on the injured list the next day with plantar fasciitis but shutting him down was as much about allowing him time to reset after a disastrous stretch....
TalkingChop 19 hours ago
July 21: Nationals vs Braves

July 21: Nationals vs Braves

Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports Kevin Gausman returns to the mound Sunday as the Atlanta Braves try to salvage a split in their series against the Washington Nationals.
TalkingChop Jul 20, 2019
Braves News: Kyle Wright, Trade Deadline targets and more

Braves News: Kyle Wright, Trade Deadline targets and more

Photo by Carmen Mandato/ Atlanta Braves News Despite blown save, Donaldson delivers walk-off win for Braves over Nationals The Braves let a late lead slip away but Josh Donaldson delivered a walk-off hit in a 4-3 win over the Nationals. As Braves address rotation, Wright hurts chance We are just over a week away from the MLB Trade Deadline and the Atlanta Braves are continuing to evaluate their needs. While their rotation has struggled of late, the team is evaluating internal options. Kevin Gausman and Mike Foltynewicz will likely get their shot over the next week however, Kyle Wright...
TalkingChop Jul 19, 2019
Braves News: Ender Inciarte’s role, Kevin Gausman update and more

Braves News: Ender Inciarte’s role, Kevin Gausman update and more

Photo by Mark Brown/ Atlanta Braves News Braves recall Kyle Wright, activate Ender Inciarte from injured list The Braves made a couple of roster moves on Thursday recalling Kyle Wright from Gwinnett while activating outfielder Ender Inciarte from the injured list. To make room on the active roster, Atlanta optioned Bryse Wilson and Huascar Ynoa back to Gwinnett. They will go with a seven-man bullpen for at least the time being. Braves Trade Deadline Targets: Ken Giles Our trade deadline series of potential trade targets continued on Thursday with a closer look at Toronto closer Ken...
TalkingChop Jul 17, 2019
Atlanta Braves Minor League Recap: Bryce Ball Stays Hot with Ninth Home Run

Atlanta Braves Minor League Recap: Bryce Ball Stays Hot with Ninth Home Run

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Bryce Ball continues to annihilate rookie ball pitching, crushing his ninth home run of the season and drawing two walks in a Danville win. Kevin Gausman struck out 10 batters in his rehab start. (54-41) Gwinnett Stripers 4, (47-46) Lehigh Valley IronPigs Box Score Travis Demeritte, RF: 0-2, BB, HBP, .295/.398/.583 Alex Jackson: C: 0-3, BB, .236/.323/.553 Ender Inciarte, CF: 1-5, 2B .208/.269/.250 Kevin Gausman, SP: 7 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 10 K, 2.57 ERA Gwinnett struggled on offense and only managed four hits in taking a loss to the...
Tomahawk Take Jul 16, 2019

Week 15 Atlanta Braves Farm Report: Folty and Gausman each make pivotal starts

A weekly run down of the Atlanta Braves minor league organization, it’s Week 15 down on the Farm. The Atlanta Braves 2019 playoff hopes are dependent on two factors at the moment: a) reinforcements at the trade deadline and b) restoration of starting pitchers Mike Foltynewicz and Kevin Gausman. The latter of those two factors […] Week 15 Atlanta Braves Farm Report: Folty and Gausman each make pivotal starts - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
TalkingChop Jul 6, 2019
Atlanta Braves Minor League Recap: Tucker Davidson Strikes Out Nine

Atlanta Braves Minor League Recap: Tucker Davidson Strikes Out Nine

Davidson continued his dominant season with nine more strikeouts over seven innings in a loss. Braden Shewmake had three hits in Rome and Kevin Gausman made a rehab start. (48-38) Gwinnett Stripers 0, (53-34) Durham Bulls 5 GM 1 Box Score Travis Demeritte, LF: 0-2, BB, .295/.399/.578 Alex Jackson, C: 0-2, .217/.311/.489 Kolby Allard, SP: 5 IP, 9 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 0 BB, 5 K, 3.83 ERA (49-38) Gwinnett Stripers 9, (53-35) Durham Bulls 7 GM 2 Box Score Travis Demeritte,RF: 2-4, 2 2B, RBI, .298/.401/.585 Adam Duvall, LF: 1-3, BB, RBI, .256/.340/.581 Jeremy Walker, RP: 2.1 IP, 7 H, 3 R, 3...
TalkingChop Jul 5, 2019
Kevin Gausman will begin rehab assignment tonight in Florida

Kevin Gausman will begin rehab assignment tonight in Florida

Gausman’s road back begins tonight in Florida. The Atlanta Braves have announced that injured right-handed pitcher Kevin Gausman will begin a rehab assignment with the Florida Fire Frogs on Friday. Gausman last pitched back on June 10 in Pittsburgh before going on the injured list due to plantar fasciitis in his right foot. RHP Kevin Gausman will begin a major league rehabilitation assignment with Single-A Florida tonight.— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) July 5, 2019 Gausman has had a strange season in that he was slowed early on in the spring by a sore shoulder. He pitched well early...
TalkingChop Jul 3, 2019
Atlanta Braves News: Dallas Keuchel strong in loss to Phillies, injury updates and more

Atlanta Braves News: Dallas Keuchel strong in loss to Phillies, injury updates and more

Braves get good news on Anthony Swarzak’s shoulder injury. Atlanta Braves News Braves offense goes quiet, falls to Phils 2-0 Dallas Keuchel pitched well but the Atlanta Braves were unable to generate any offense against Aaron Nola in a 2-0 loss to the Phillies. Gausman, Inciarte begin their paths back to Braves Ender Inciarte began a rehab assignment with the Florida Fire Frogs on Monday and will be joined soon by Kevin Gausman. Inciarte played in the field Tuesday night for the first time since May 14. Gausman was placed on the injured list back on June 11 due to plantar fasciitis in...

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