Monthly Archives: August 2013

Braves lines before Labor Day

The Major League Braves WON, and completed the sweep of the Indians… Beating a good team: While the struggles in St. Louis last weekend were troubling, it was good to see the Braves return home and beat up on another … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Wednesday

The Major League Braves WON 3-2 last night… Maholm avoids the 3rd time blues: I’ve chronicled the issues that Paul Maholm has had going through an opponent’s batting order for the third time, but last night he didn’t seem to … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Tuesday

The Major League Braves WON, shutting out the Indians 2-0… Ace Wood: Alex Wood didn’t have his best stuff last night, that was obvious to anyone watching or anyone reading the 4 walks in the box score, but he was … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Monday

There was no Major League Braves game last night, but there was at least one Major League Braves player trying to see his way back. Braves minor league scores… This is not the droid you’re looking for: I also could … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Sunday

And finally a WIN yesterday, after a few days of an unusual drought. Injuries will do that to you… Minor rest pays off: The extra rest that Mike Minor got between starts seems to have paid off. He had a … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Thursday

The Major League Braves lost… Bleh, Meh, Maholm: Paul Maholm is a 4-inning pitcher. He can contain a lineup the first and second time he seems them, but not the third: First time through the order: .289/.354/.394 Second time through … Continue reading

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My fear of a 2010 repeat builds

Jonny Venters, Eric O’Flaherty, Ramiro Pena, Cristhan Martinez, Tyler Pastornicky, Tim Hudson, Jason Heyward… the list of players lost for the season on the 2013 Atlanta Braves is starting to read like an All-Star roster. The Braves have had 21 … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Wednesday

The Atlanta Braves WON in 10 innings… Taking it on the chin: Yesterday I talked about small moments in big games, well today the theme seems to be small moments that can affect an entire season… or a postseason. Jason … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Tuesday

Major League Braves lost… Beachy serves up a beach ball to Byrd: Big games can come down to small moments, as was the case last night when Brandon Beachy hung too much of a changeup to Marlon Byrd, who deposited … Continue reading

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Braves lines from Monday

16: The Atlanta Braves were off yesterday, but since the Cubs destroyed the Nationals, the Braves gained a half game in the standings. Their lead now stands at 16 games — their largest division lead of the season. It’s the … Continue reading

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