2017 MLB Stadium Honors And Number Retirements

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Every year various teams will bestow honors on various players or personnel in some fashion in their home ballpark.  Be it retiring a jersey number, or induction into the team’s Hall of Fame, other like honor, or a statue dedicated in the person’s honor.  And 2017 was no different. 2017 MLB Stadium Honors And Number […] READ MORE


Atlanta Braves Post Uneven Stretch to Open SunTrust Park

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The Atlanta Braves are one of the more intriguing teams in baseball this season. In the seven games they’ve played to open their new diamond palace, SunTrust Park, the Braves revealed glimpses of every conceivable scenario of how their season could turn out. They went crazy during a four-game sweep of the San Diego Padres, scoring 23 runs against […] READ MORE


Homer is a Fraud: A Look at Braves Alternative Mascot Ideas

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Homer the mascot is a fraud. No, the fun loving humanoid isn’t under investigation for any type of legal issues, but he is, in fact, a fraud. Many Atlanta Braves fans remember Chief Noc-A-Homa and his short time sidekick Princess Win-A-Lotta. Some may even be aware of the lesser known “Bleacher Creature.” As Atlanta moves to […] READ MORE


2017 Atlanta Braves Starting Rotation Allows for Growth

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The Atlanta Braves front office clearly does not want a young and inexperienced starting rotation for the 2017 season. In 2016, the Braves utilized 15 different starting pitchers. Consequently, too many young players were expected to perform at the highest level too soon. Guys were being called up and sent down every week to and from […] READ MORE


2017 Atlanta Braves: Are The Braves Going to be Good?

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Being an Atlanta Braves fan has been a struggle. Since John Hart took over on September 22, 2014, Atlanta has traded away or released many fan favorites: Jason Heyward, Kris Medlen, Justin Upton, Evan Gattis, Craig Kimbrel, Melvin Upton Jr., Andrelton Simmons, Shelby Miller, Jason Grilli, Kelly Johnson (twice), and Jeff Francoeur, just to name a few. […] READ MORE