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TalkingChop Aug 16, 2019
Late homers sink Braves in 8-3 loss to Dodgers

Late homers sink Braves in 8-3 loss to Dodgers

Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports Mike Soroka pitched well again but Atlanta’s bullpen was unable to protect the lead in a loss to the Dodgers. Mike Soroka turned in another great performance on the mound but the Atlanta Braves bullpen let them down once again in an 8-3 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Dodgers struck first in the second inning when Cody Bellinger jumped on a fastball and drove it out to right center for his 41st home run of the season. The Braves would answer back in a big way in the home half of the second. Josh Donaldson walked to lead off the inning and moved all...
Los Angeles Times Aug 16, 2019
Dodgers' A.J. Pollock continues to get kid-glove treatment because of sore groin

Dodgers' A.J. Pollock continues to get kid-glove treatment because of sore groin

For the eighth time in 14 games, center fielder A.J. Pollock wasn't in the Dodgers' lineup Friday against the Atlanta Braves because of a sore groin.
TalkingChop Aug 16, 2019
Dodgers vs Braves game thread

Dodgers vs Braves game thread

Photo by Mark Brown/ The Atlanta Braves will square off against the Los Angeles Dodgers in a potential playoff preview Friday night. Mike Soroka will be on the mound for the Braves while the Dodgers will counter with right-hander Kenta Maeda. First pitch is scheduled for around 7:20 p.m. ET and the game can be seen on Fox Sports South. PREVIEW | LINEUPS Pregame Reading Braves sign Adeiny Hechavarria, option Johan Camargo and Adam Duvall (Updated) Alex Anthopoulos comments on addition of Adeiny Hechavarria
DodgerBlue.com Aug 16, 2019
Dodgers News: Dustin May Set To Pitch Out Of Bullpen, Which Could Lead To Tony Gonsolin Starting Series Finale Vs. Braves

Dodgers News: Dustin May Set To Pitch Out Of Bullpen, Which Could Lead To Tony Gonsolin Starting Series Finale Vs. Braves

In June, Los Angeles Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman acknowledged it was...
TalkingChop Aug 16, 2019
Alex Anthopoulos comments on addition of Adeiny Hechavarria

Alex Anthopoulos comments on addition of Adeiny Hechavarria

Atlanta Braves GM Alex Anthopoulos met with the media prior to Friday’s series opener against the Los Angeles Dodgers to discuss the addition of Adeiny Hechavarria along with the demotions of Johan Camargo and Adam Duvall. Hechavarria also met with the media prior to Friday’s game and talked about joining the Braves.
TalkingChop Aug 16, 2019
Adeiny Hechavarria starts at short as Braves open up series against Dodgers

Adeiny Hechavarria starts at short as Braves open up series against Dodgers

Photo by Justin Berl/ Lineups for tonight’s series opener against the Dodgers The two best teams in the National League will square off tonight when the Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers open up a three-game series at SunTrust Park. The Braves will have a new look to their lineup on Friday. The team announced earlier today that they had signed veteran shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria among several roster moves. Hechavarria will get the start tonight at short and will bat seventh. Matt Joyce will start in right field and will hit eighth. The two best teams in the National League...
TalkingChop Aug 16, 2019
Mike Soroka, Braves look to cool off Dodgers

Mike Soroka, Braves look to cool off Dodgers

Ben Ludeman-USA TODAY Sports The Braves open up a three-game series against the Dodgers Friday in a possible playoff preview. The National League’s top two teams will square off this weekend when the Atlanta Braves and the Los Angeles Dodgers square off in a three-game series at SunTrust Park. Atlanta was outscored 23-7 over a three-game sweep in Los Angeles back in early May so they will be looking for a much better showing this time around. Atlanta arrives in this series with a 72-51 record and a 5.5 game lead over the Washington Nationals in the NL East standings. They just...
Tomahawk Take Aug 16, 2019

Atlanta Braves look to gain confidence against NL leading Dodgers

The series in Atlanta this weekend is no normal series in August as the Atlanta Braves take on the Los Angeles Dodgers. Record wise, the Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers are by far the two best teams in the National League at the moment. However, I think even Braves fans would admit that there […] Atlanta Braves look to gain confidence against NL leading Dodgers - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
TalkingChop Aug 16, 2019
August 16: Dodgers vs Braves

August 16: Dodgers vs Braves

Photo by Mark Brown/ Mike Soroka takes the mound on Friday when the Atlanta Braves open a three-game set against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
DodgerBlue.com Aug 16, 2019
Dodgers At Braves Series: Odds and MLB Betting Trends

Dodgers At Braves Series: Odds and MLB Betting Trends

After taking two of three games from the lowly Miami Marlins, the Los Angeles Dodgers (81-42) will...

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