Tagged: ‘Fredi Gonzalez’

Atlanta Braves Morning Chop: Braves and Nats Have Something to Agree With
April 19th, 2017 at 10:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** You would think that the biggest morning discussion point might be the near-combined no-hitter that the Marlins threw out in Seattle last night.  You would be wrong. The Atlanta Braves were stymied by Max Scherzer for most of the night.  And by the home plate umpire. But likewise, the Nationals were also...

Atlanta Braves Still Searching to Improve, Sign Motte
April 9th, 2017 at 11:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** With a bullpen ERA hovering around 6 over their first 6 games, John Coppolella is still looking for upgrades, and is bringing in another bullpen option for a interview at Gwinnett. Even the best of the Atlanta Braves' bullpen haven't been able to escape damage. Until Sunday, three members of that group...

The Atlanta Braves bullpen and “pitch count” make me sad
April 3rd, 2017 at 9:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** When your starter gives up zero runs, you should not lose the baseball game. It's that simple. Take your "pitch count" and throw it out the window because I don't have time for your shenanigans around these parts. Hold my beer. Listen, I know Tyler Flowers made a mistake at the...

Atlanta Braves Fire Fredi Gonzalez as Manager; Brian Snitker Will Serve as Interim Manager
May 17th, 2016 at 11:51 AM
It seemed like it was only a matter of time that Fredi Gonzalez would be shown the door in Atlanta as the manager of the Atlanta Braves after a couple of disappointing seasons. ***PHOTO1*** After a 9-28 start to the 2016 season, the Braves have seen enough and have decided to relieve...

Atlanta Braves Okay Freddie Freeman to Play
September 30th, 2015 at 8:15 AM
There must be few Atlanta Braves more frustrated than Freddie Freeman, who has been dealing with a right wrist sprain for most of the year. The good news is that team doctors cleared to him play through the end of the season, reports. ***PHOTO1*** Freeman had been toughing it out the...