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Talking Chop Podcast Episode 326: Back to Houston

Talking Chop Podcast Episode 326: Back to Houston

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/ The Atlanta Braves fell short of a close-out victory on Sunday evening, losing to the Houston Astros in Game 5 of the 2021 World Series. As such, the best-of-seven matchup will shift back to Houston, but not before a lot of discussion about what transpired. Following the final out on Sunday, TC’s Brad Rowland and Scott Coleman recorded Episode 326 of the Talking Chop Podcast, with the following topics on the agenda: The evening began in outstanding fashion for the Braves, from Tucker Davidson’s scoreless opening frame to a grand slam from...
TalkingChop Oct 31, 2021
World Series Game 5: Astros vs Braves game thread

World Series Game 5: Astros vs Braves game thread

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/ The Atlanta Braves will be looking to lock down their first championship since 1995 Sunday night in Game 5 of the World Series against the Houston Astros. The Braves won Games 3 and 4 in Atlanta and are undefeated at Truist Park this season. Atlanta will go with another bullpen game in Game 5 with Tucker Davidson announced as the starter. Houston will go with Game 1 starter Framber Valdez. Sunday’s game is scheduled to get underway at 8:15 p.m. ET and can be seen on FOX. PREVIEW | LINEUPS Pregame Updates Tucker Davidson to start Game 5 for...
TalkingChop Oct 31, 2021
Brian Snitker discusses starting Tucker Davidson in Game 5

Brian Snitker discusses starting Tucker Davidson in Game 5

Photo by Edward M. Pio Roda/MLB Photos via Snitker said they will stick with Davidson “for as long as he’ll let us take him.” The Atlanta Braves are one win away from securing their first World Series crown since 1995. The players understand the magnitude of the moment but they are still taking a one game at a time approach. The Houston Astros now have their backs against the wall but won’t go away quietly. Sunday’s start would have gone to Charlie Morton before he suffered a fractured fibula in Game 1. Instead, it will be rookie left-hander Tucker Davidson...
TalkingChop Oct 31, 2021
Jorge Soler returns to the leadoff spot for Braves in Game 5

Jorge Soler returns to the leadoff spot for Braves in Game 5

Photo by Elsa/ The Braves will try to end the series in Game 5. The World Series will continue Sunday night with the Atlanta Braves trying to close things out in Game 5 against the Houston Astros. Atlanta came from behind Saturday night in Game 4 to win 3-2 giving them a 3-1 edge in the series. The Braves will go with another bullpen game Sunday with Tucker Davidson getting the start. The Astros will go with Game 1 starter Framber Valdez who will be trying to bounce back from a rough outing. With a left-hander on the mound, the Braves will make some adjustments to...
TalkingChop Oct 31, 2021
World Series: Tucker Davidson to start Game 5 for Braves

World Series: Tucker Davidson to start Game 5 for Braves

Photo by Mitchell Leff/ Davidson pitched well in June before an injury shut him down for most of the year The Braves will turn to Tucker Davidson as their Game 5 World Series starter on Sunday night. With a win, the club will win its first championship in a quarter-century. It’s an incredible turn of events for Davidson, 25, who was not on the original World Series roster and has not pitched in a big league game since June. Davidson was added to the roster earlier this week following Charlie Morton’s injury in Game 1. Davidson made four starts for the Braves in...
TalkingChop Oct 29, 2021
Braves News: Gold Glove Award finalists announced, Padres hire manager and more

Braves News: Gold Glove Award finalists announced, Padres hire manager and more

Photo by Michael Starghill/MLB Photos via News and notes from Thursday’s off day. The World Series resumes tonight at Truist Park with Game 3 featuring a pitching matchup between Ian Anderson and Luis Garcia. We will have you covered in the lead up to the first pitch so be sure to check back throughout the day. Braves News Freddie Freeman, Ozzie Albies, Adam Duvall and Max Fried were all announced as Gold Glove Award finalists. The Braves rookie left-hander Tucker Davidson was added to Atlanta’s World Series roster replacing the injured Charlie Morton. Our own...

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