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TalkingChop May 20, 2018
Talking Chop Podcast Episode 113: A (very) wild Sunday and more

Talking Chop Podcast Episode 113: A (very) wild Sunday and more

TC’s Scott Coleman returns. Greetings! Episode 113 of the Talking Chop Podcast features a fire alarm, the return of Scott Coleman and an insane comeback from the Atlanta Braves. Topics for a memorable show include the following: Remembering Tuesday’s brutal loss and praising Atlanta’s resilience after the fact The Jose Bautista era is over and it’s the Johan Camargo show... for now What’s going on with the closer situation? How good is Daniel Winkler? Ronald Acuña and Ozzie Albies are both young and good Sean Newcomb’s emergence and what it means moving forward There are a...
TalkingChop May 20, 2018
Braves News: Atlanta’s offense wakes up in win over Marlins

Braves News: Atlanta’s offense wakes up in win over Marlins

Atlanta will go for a series win on Sunday Braves News Braves offense comes alive in 8-1 win over Marlins Sean Newcomb allowed one run over six innings and the Atlanta Braves scored eight unanswered to defeat the Miami Marlins 8-1. Ozzie Albies and Johan Camargo drove in two runs each while Freddie Freeman and Kurt Suzuki both homered. Braves activate Swanson from DL, option Wisler to Triple-A As expected, the Braves activated Dansby Swanson from the 10-day disabled list on Saturday. Swanson missed 14 games with inflammation in his wrist. To make room on the active roster, Atlanta optioned...

Newcomb's pitching, balanced offense propel Braves to rout of Marlins

Sean Newcomb pitched six strong innings to win his fourth straight start, Johan Camargo and Ozzie Albies each drove in two runs, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 8-1 on Saturday night. Ender Inciarte went 3 for 4 and Freddie Freeman added a two-run homer in the eighth to help Atlanta...
TalkingChop May 19, 2018
Braves offense comes alive in 8-1 win over Marlins

Braves offense comes alive in 8-1 win over Marlins

Braves score eight unanswered runs in an 8-1 win over the Marlins. Ozzie Albies and Johan Camargo drove in two runs each as the Atlanta Braves got back in the win column with a 6-1 win over the Miami Marlins. Sean Newcomb began the game with a 20 inning scoreless streak. That lasted just 1 1/3 innings before the Marlins plated their first run on a Bryan Holaday groundout. Newcomb would settle down from there allowing just four hits and two walks over six innings. Atlanta’s offense came into the game struggling but they finally broke through against Marlins starter Jose Ureña in the...
Fish Stripes May 19, 2018
Game thread 45: Marlins at Braves

Game thread 45: Marlins at Braves

Goals for the evening include a Brian Anderson birthday blast and José Ureña’s elusive first win. Please leave any Icthy picks in the comments below. Remember, we introduced a new grand prize for the contest this season! Today's Lineups MIAMI MARLINS ATLANTA BRAVES Martin Prado - 3B Ozzie Albies - 2B Miguel Rojas - SS Ronald Acuna - LF Starlin Castro - 2B Freddie Freeman - 1B Brian Anderson - RF Nick Markakis - RF Justin Bour - 1B Kurt Suzuki - C Cameron Maybin - LF Ender Inciarte - CF Lewis Brinson - CF Johan Camargo - 3B Bryan Holaday - C Dansby Swanson -...
TalkingChop May 17, 2018
Braves seek series victory behind Mike Soroka

Braves seek series victory behind Mike Soroka

Looking to string back-to-back wins together. Wednesday night was a lot of fun for the Atlanta Braves, with Ronald Acuña and Ozzie Albies leading the way to a victory over the Chicago Cubs. On Thursday evening, the home team will be seeking back-to-back wins and, by proxy, a series win over a high-end National League opponent. Mike Soroka takes the ball for Brian Snitker and company in the series finale, and the youngster is coming off a very interesting start in Miami. Famously, Soroka’s outing was blemished after a Jose Bautista error led to a blow-up inning and, even if the Braves...
TalkingChop May 17, 2018
Braves News: Young guns get it done to rally past Cubs

Braves News: Young guns get it done to rally past Cubs

The Braves’ two young phenoms atop the lineup gave the club a late lead on Wednesday, securing a victory for Atlanta. BRAVES NEWS Albies, Acuña club Cubs late in 4-1 Braves win The Braves got six strong innings from Brandon McCarthy on Wednesday, as he left having allowing just one run while striking out eight. His solid work, coupled with three shutout innings from the bullpen allowed Atlanta to hold a tie with the Cubs until the eighth inning. Ozzie Albies got the party started with a one-out triple to right-center, then Ronald Acuna singled him home to give the Braves a 2-1 lead. A...
TalkingChop May 17, 2018
Video: Acuña, Albies carry Braves over Cubs

Video: Acuña, Albies carry Braves over Cubs

Ronald Acuña Jr. and Ozzie Ablies helped spark a three-run eighth for the Braves in a 4-1 win over the Cubs Brandon McCarthy turned in a solid performance on the mounds while Ozzie Albies and Ronald Acuña Jr. came up big late in a 4-1 Braves win over the Cubs. Good start. #ChopOn pic.twitter.com/JWir4uUk9X— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) May 17, 2018 Albies led off the game with a double and later scored on this RBI single by Freddie Freeman. Freeman went 2-for-3 with a walk in the game raising his average to .325 on the season. Six innings of 1-run ball tonight for @BMcCarthy32 ...
www.bostonherald.com May 16, 2018
Acuna gets big hit as Braves score 3 in 8th, beat Cubs 4-1

Acuna gets big hit as Braves score 3 in 8th, beat Cubs 4-1

ATLANTA — Even the youngest player in the majors knows better than to be surprised by another extra-base hit from Ozzie Albies.As Ronald Acuna Jr. has quickly learned, that's what Albies does.Albies hit a triple and scored the tiebreaking run on Acuna's single in the eighth inning to send the Atlanta Braves past the Chicago Cubs 4-1 on Wednesday night.It was clutch production from the youngsters at the top of the Braves' lineup."It doesn't really impress me because I know that's a talent he has," said Acuna, 20, of Albies, 21.Albies leads the National League with 30 extra-base hits,...
TalkingChop May 16, 2018
Albies, Acuña club Cubs late in 4-1 Braves win

Albies, Acuña club Cubs late in 4-1 Braves win

The Braves scored three in the eighth thanks to Ozzie Albies’ one-out triple and Ronald Acuña Jr.’s go-ahead single to thwart the Cubs. The Braves and Cubs battled to a standstill for seven-and-a-half innings, but the dynamic duo at the top of Atlanta’s lineup changed all that in just a few swings. With one out in the bottom of the eighth, Ozzie Albies hit a ringing triple, and scored moments later on a shot into left by Ronald Acuña Jr. That gave the Braves a lead they wouldn’t relinquish, as Arodys Vizcaino bounced back from last night’s dreadful outing to slam the door in...

Albies does it again, leads Braves in win against Cubs

The two youngest position players in the majors are part of one of the most dynamic top-of-the-order trios anywhere, as Ozzie Albies and Ronald Acuna showed again Wednesday night in combining with three-hole hitter Freddie Freeman to help the Braves in a stirring win against the Cubs at SunTrust Park.
5 things about Ozzie Albies’ historically good hitting pace

5 things about Ozzie Albies’ historically good hitting pace

Amid the deluge of statistics the Braves have produced en route to the National League’s best record (25-15) before Tuesday, it’s easy to overlook just how remarkable the performance of second baseman Ozzie Albies has been.
TalkingChop May 15, 2018
Braves News: 6-1 road trip propels Atlanta to pinnacle of NL

Braves News: 6-1 road trip propels Atlanta to pinnacle of NL

The Braves currently own the best record in the National League as they return home from a very successful road trip. BRAVES NEWS Braves barely hang on for 6-5 win over Cubs The Braves jumped out to an early lead in this one, as Ozzie Albies homered on the second pitch of the game to stake Atlanta starter Julio Teheran to a 1-0 advantage. Teheran would surrender that lead in the second inning on an Albert Almora two-run homer, but a Tyler Flowers two-run blast in the next half-inning put the Braves back ahead 3-2. That lead would be erased by a Kris Bryant two-run homer in the bottom half,...
TalkingChop May 14, 2018
Video: Braves slug three more homers in win over Cubs

Video: Braves slug three more homers in win over Cubs

The Braves wrapped up their seven-game road trip with a 6-5 win. The Atlanta Braves wrapped up their road trip in grand fashion with a 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs on Monday. Atlanta goes 6-1 on the road trip and will return to SunTrust Park on Tuesday for three more against the Cubs. We’re running out of things to say about @albiesozzie97. pic.twitter.com/F3z9Pp25FF— MLB (@MLB) May 14, 2018 Ozzie Albies got things off on a good note with a lead off home run to right center against Jose Quintana. The homer was his 13th of the season which ties him for the lead in the National...
Tomahawk Take May 14, 2018

Atlanta Braves scrape by 6-5 in make-up game with Cubs

Before the Braves host the Cubs for a three game series at home this week, Atlanta had to fly to Chicago to makeup a game cancelled last month. The Atlanta Braves (25-15) made the most of their make-up trip to Chicago Monday, beating the Cubs in a home run derby 6-5. Ozzie Albies got the […] Atlanta Braves scrape by 6-5 in make-up game with Cubs - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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