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Ronald Acuna, OF, Atlanta (12/18/97)

Acuna is considered by many to be a top 3 prospect in the game, in large part to a monster 2017 campaign that saw him play at High A, AA, and AAA, and getting better at each level. 355 more words


Andruw Jones inducted into the Braves Hall of Fame (August 19, 2016)

Andruw Jones played the first eight years from 1996 to 2007 with Atlanta and had some great power numbers. More than anything, I loved seeing him glide through Center Field and miraculously catch an impossible hit. 92 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

Forsythe has a triumphant return

For the first nine innings of last nights ballgame it looked like the Dodgers might have activated Logan Forsythe before he was ready.  Logan struck out four times in his first four at-bats out of the lead off spot, but when it really counted he struck for gold connecting on a double to drive in the winning run in the bottom of the 13th inning. 495 more words

Atlanta scores seven runs in seventh inning (April 4, 2003)

In one inning, the Atlanta Braves wiped out three games’ worth of frustration. The Braves scored seven runs in the seventh, highlighted by Andruw Jones’ three-run homer, and went on to beat the Florida Marlins 12-7 on April 4, 2003. 147 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

Atlanta Braves establish a franchise-record 14th straight victory (May 1, 2000)

The Braves establish a franchise-record 14th straight victory on May 1, 2000, with a 2-1 victory at Dodger Stadium.

Quilvio Veras’, playing second, third-inning homer proves to be the difference.  101 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

In defense of strategic voting for the Hall of Fame

There are more than 10 worthy guys on next year’s Hall of Fame ballot. Mr. Thibs’ Hall of Fame tracker shows numerous voters who told the public which players they would have voted for if they had room on the ballot. 1,378 more words

Larry Walker

Omar and Andruw

So the ink is barely dry on the 2017 Hall of Fame vote, and I’m already angry about something I expect to hear a lot of going into 2018. 679 more words