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Amazin Avenue Jun 18, 2019
Open thread: Mets vs. Braves, 6/18/19

Open thread: Mets vs. Braves, 6/18/19

Jacob deGrom will try to get the Mets back on the winning track in game two of the series. Mets lineup Jeff McNeil - LF Pete Alonso - 1B Robinson Cano - 2B Michael Conforto - RF Todd Frazier - 3B Amed Rosario - SS Carlos Gomez - CF Tomas Nido - C Jacob deGrom - RHP Braves lineup Ronald Acuna Jr. - CF Dansby Swanson - SS Freddie Freeman - 1B Josh Donaldson - 3B Nick Markakis - RF Austin Riley - LF Brian McCann - C Ozzie Albies - 2B Julio Teheran - RHP Broadcast info TV: SNYRadio: WCBS 880
Tomahawk Take Jun 18, 2019

3 Takeaways as Atlanta Braves offense remains on fire

The Atlanta Braves mashed again Monday night. They obliterated the New York Mets 12-3 behind another offensive clinic. First off, the Atlanta Braves bats could not be silenced once again. They recorded 16 hits and had a home run from Ronald Acuna, Brian McCann, and Ozzie Albies. Right now, the Braves have the most potent […] 3 Takeaways as Atlanta Braves offense remains on fire - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
TalkingChop Jun 18, 2019
Atlanta Braves Minor League Recap: Drew Waters earns player of the week as All Star week hits the farm

Atlanta Braves Minor League Recap: Drew Waters earns player of the week as All Star week hits the farm

Just the Florida Fire Frogs were in action as the Mississippi and Rome Braves gear up for the All Star Game. It was a quiet night on the farm with the Rome Braves and Mississippi Braves preparing for the South Atlantic League and Southern League All Star Games Tuesday, June 18. Only the Fire Frogs were scheduled to play. Before we get to what happened in the Sunshine State, let’s take a quick look around the minors. Waters wins Southern League Player of the Week Well, duh. The 20-year-old is putting up a Southern League MVP season, and last week only added to his huge numbers. He hit .444...
Tomahawk Take Jun 18, 2019

Making the case for (or against) potential Atlanta Braves All-Stars

Votes have been pouring in for the mid-summer classic in MLB’s new primary-style voting system, and the Atlanta Braves have gotten plenty of support. With the game just a month away, the Atlanta Braves first count in the new system went swimmingly well with Ozzie Albies, Brian McCann, Freddie Freeman and Dansby Swanson highlighting those […] Making the case for (or against) potential Atlanta Braves All-Stars - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
TalkingChop Jun 18, 2019
Braves News: Mets must feel very unwelcome in Atlanta

Braves News: Mets must feel very unwelcome in Atlanta

The Braves were rude hosts to the Mets on Monday, though Josh Donaldson appears to have bonded with Zack Wheeler. BRAVES NEWS Braves continue avalanche of offense with 12-3 win over Mets The Braves offense was incredible once again, piling runs on the Mets staff en route to a 12-3 win. Ronald Acuna, Jr., Brian McCann, and Ozzie Albies each went deep in support of Mike Soroka, who bounced back to post a quality start and earn a victory. Snitker confirms that Dallas Keuchel is likely to make debut Friday The Braves’ shiny new addition will make his debut on Friday in the nation’s capitol,...
TalkingChop Jun 17, 2019
Braves among vote leaders at every position in latest All-Star Game ballot update

Braves among vote leaders at every position in latest All-Star Game ballot update

The Braves appear poised to be well-represented at the 2019 All-Star Game The Braves got really hot right in time to help buoy fan interest during All Star Game balloting and it shows. It is hardly a surprise that a team as good as the Braves that also has an energized fan base has some players getting a lot of votes. Freddie Freeman, Ronald Acuna Jr., Ozzie Albies, and others all have a ton of name recognition nationally and have the performance to back up their All Star Game candidacies. That said, it looks like the Braves could have voting finalists at every position for the All Star...
Braves on pace to have eight make finalist in NL all-star voting

Braves on pace to have eight make finalist in NL all-star voting

The Braves are in position to have eight players move on to the next round of voting for National League All-Star Game starters, according to the latest balloting released by the league Monday. Ozzie Albies is the leading vote-getter at his position. Freddie Freeman, Dansby Swanson and Brian McCann are second at their respective positions.
TalkingChop Jun 13, 2019
Braves News: Late heroics, Stadium name, Langeliers, and more

Braves News: Late heroics, Stadium name, Langeliers, and more

BRAVES NEWS Ozzie Albies has Pirates singin’ the blues with walk-off double as Braves win 8-7 The Braves got big hits from Austin Riley, who homered in the ninth inning to tie the game, and Ozzie Albies, who doubled in the 11th inning to score Riley and walk-off the Pirates for an 8-7 win. Mike Soroka was unusually hittable, but the offense was good enough to overcome his hiccup to overtake the Phillies for sole possession of first place in the NL East. SunTrust Park will eventually bear ‘Truist’ moniker due to bank merger The merger of banking giants SunTrust and BB&T has created...

Riley HR ties it in 9th, Braves top Bucs in 11 for 6 in row

Austin Riley tied the game with a solo homer in the ninth inning and scored the winning run on Ozzie Albies' double off Michael Feliz in the 11th, leading the Atlanta Braves past the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-7 for their sixth straight victory Wednesday night.
TalkingChop Jun 13, 2019
Ozzie Albies has Pirates singin’ the blues with walk-off double as Braves win 8-7

Ozzie Albies has Pirates singin’ the blues with walk-off double as Braves win 8-7

The Braves have won six in a row and taken sole possession of first place in the NL East Ozzie Albies doubled and Austin Riley sprinted around the bases to narrowly beat the tag at home plate as the Braves walked off the Pirates by a score of 8-7 in 11 innings on Wednesday night. OZZIE WALKS IT OFF! The @Braves take this one 8-7 over the Pirates. WHAT A GAME. pic.twitter.com/XroqLx4VQz— FOX Sports: Braves (@FOXSportsBraves) June 13, 2019 It was, to put it lightly, a weird game from the very start. There was a total of 28 hits, with 20 of those coming in the first six innings. A total...
Ozzie Albies hitting his stride as All-Star votes roll in

Ozzie Albies hitting his stride as All-Star votes roll in

Ozzie Albies’s season has been one of high variance. At times his bat appears a liability, but those moments are scattered between spurts of offensive brilliance.
TalkingChop Jun 12, 2019
Tyler Flowers returns to lineup for tonight’s game against Pirates

Tyler Flowers returns to lineup for tonight’s game against Pirates

Braves stick with what is working The Atlanta Braves will try to make it six straight wins tonight when they continue their series against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Atlanta took the first two games of the series thanks to an offensive explosion that featured 10 home runs. Brian Snitker won’t mess with success as he will trot out the same lineup except for the inclusion of Tyler Flowers at catcher in place of Brian McCann. Flowers will hit eighth while Ozzie Albies moves up a spot in the order. Let's make it 6️⃣ in a row!#ChopOn pic.twitter.com/V1bc7JfWos— Atlanta Braves (@Braves)...
Braves’ Ozzie Albies leads highly contested NL All-Star ballot

Braves’ Ozzie Albies leads highly contested NL All-Star ballot

The Braves’ Ozzie Albies leads the fan polling in the most-contested race of the NL All-Star ballot, MLB revealed Tuesday.
Tomahawk Take Jun 11, 2019

Atlanta Braves: Changes need to be made with Nick Markakis and Ozzie Albies

We look at the splits of Nick Markakis and Ozzie Albies to see if maybe they both need to be platoon players for the Atlanta Braves in 2019. The Atlanta Braves are 65 games into the season (at the time of writing this article), and at this point, we have a very good feel of […] Atlanta Braves: Changes need to be made with Nick Markakis and Ozzie Albies - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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