Tagged: ‘Atlanta Braves’

CTBNL: Here comes the sun, or at least opening day
March 29th, 2017 at 1:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** I REALLY WANT TO SEE YOU; I REALLY WANT TO BE WITH YOU Baseball was almost certainly not even a blip in George Harrison's expanded consciousness as he composed "Here Comes the Sun" in 1969, but he knew what the offseason was like. "It seems as if winter in...

Best, worst and hard to stomach MLB offseason moves
March 27th, 2017 at 1:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** Major League Baseball has player movement unlike any other sport mainly due to the fact there is no salary cap. That means, each and every season, there are familiar faces in new places. There was no shortage of big moves for 2017, whether we're talking Chris Sale to the Red Sox,...

Sabathia finds good news in rough outing: His knee is OK
March 12th, 2017 at 5:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** TAMPA, Fla. (AP) CC Sabathia found a big positive during a rocky spring training outing - no issues with his troublesome right knee. The New York Yankees left-hander lasted just two-thirds of an inning Sunday, allowing six runs and six hits in a 10-2 loss to the Atlanta Braves. ''The...

Early favorites to win MLB Rookie of the Year awards
March 6th, 2017 at 11:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** Spring Training is officially upon us, which means the 2017 MLB regular season is right around the corner. And while it's still relatively early, it's never so early that we can't look ahead to some potential award winners. Much will change between now and the end of the season. There...

First Pitch: Get to know Mauricio Cabrera
February 24th, 2017 at 11:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Happy Friday and happy first weekend of actual* baseball games. Before you shake off the rust and watch a few innings of your favorite stars and a whole lot of innings from guys wearing numbers in the 70s, here are some good reads to get you back into the...