Monthly Archives: June 2013

Danville Braves game report from 6/23/13 and 6/24/13

I caught up with the rookie-level Danville Braves in Johnson City, Tennessee, for a couple of games against the Johnson City Cardinals. It was my first trip to this small municipal park, and it was a nice and intimate park … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Saturday

Braves WON! 8th inning ERUPTION: It’s always good when your team’s 8th inning goes like this:┬áPO6, HBP, HBP, 2B, 1B, BB, 1B, 2B, SF9, 1B, GO6-3. That’s how seven runs were scored by the Braves to come from behind and … Continue reading

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Chipper Jones’ speech at number retirement ceremony (video)

The speech Chipper Jones gave at his number retirement ceremony Friday night was another good one, and worthy of its own post. If you haven’t seen it, make sure you watch it. If you have seen it, it’s certainly worth … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Friday

Braves WON! Chippa: The Braves retired #10 for Chipper Jones last night, and inducted the Old Battle Axe into the Braves Hall of Fame with an afternoon ceremony. Click here for my review of the HOF ceremony. Teheran wins battle … Continue reading

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Chipper Jones Braves Hall of Fame Luncheon

Chipper Jones was inducted into the Atlanta Braves Hall of Fame on Friday afternoon at the Marriott Marquis in downtown Atlanta, with a packed house of over 1300 fans, players, coaches, and dignitaries. The program featured speeches from Dale Murphy, … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Thursday… Happy Chipper Day

All about Chipper: It was an off-day for the Atlanta Braves, but today is a big one for Chipper Jones and his fans. The team will induct the Old Battle Axe into the Braves Hall of Fame at a luncheon, … Continue reading

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New faces in new places, Braves sign four from Independent League teams

While I was away the past five days on my most recent baseball road trip, the Braves added a few minor league players to the organization from the independent leagues, and promoted several players. Below are the new faces, as … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Wednesday

Braves lost. Mike Minor got dinged early, and despite some offensive life in the seventh inning the Braves couldn’t mount another rally against the Royals bullpen. It seems like a broken record, but the offense needs to wake up. There … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Thursday… gondeee roadtrip

Braves lost. Mets suck: …and yet the Braves still managed to lose in a really pitiful way. Mike Minor gave up three solo home runs — his second kinda-bad start in a row. But hey, they were solo home runs, … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Wednesday

Braves WON! Beat the Mets: Good stuff all around yesterday, save for one bad throw to third from Kris Medlen. In Fredi’s postgame quotes he sounded none too pleased with the decision Meds made on that play: “In that situation, … Continue reading

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