Archive for August, 2008

 

August 10, 2008

Braves Take Third From Diamondbacks


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By the time the Braves (55-62) leave the desert they will have done a little damaging to the DBacks. Already holding on to a very thin lead over the newly Mannified Dodgers, the Arizona club has been handed …

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August 07, 2008

Braves Lose and Earth Is Round


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Tim Lincecum owns the Braves.

In three starts against the Braves he’s 3-0 with 17 K’s and 7 ER’s. We can’t beat him and I say we make a big trade this off season to get him. Nah…I …

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August 06, 2008

Wake Me When It’s Over………

It seems that the Braves traded not only Mark Teixeira last Monday, but also their collective will to compete.  Since the much anticipated swap, the Braves are 2-6, getting outscored 48-26 in the process.  Nine of the runs the Braves …

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August 05, 2008

Skip Caray, A Eulogy

By the mid nineties I had been listening to Skip Caray call Braves baseball games on radio and television for almost two decades.  I had grown used to him and I expected him to be there.

Around that time a …

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August 05, 2008

Braves Avoid Sweep But Still Get Bad News

On the Field with JB
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~JB

Yup, I sweated right through my clothes yesterday but I got to see my Braves play baseball on a Sunday afternoon. I love it. They must have known I was coming because behind Jorge Campillo’s shut out pitching, we …

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