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Dodgers Hit 5 Home Runs To Turn Back The Braves, 7-3

LOS ANGLES (AP)  — Walker Buehler dominated before being pulled with rib soreness, and the Los Angeles Dodgers overcame another blow to their injury-depleted pitching staff by hitting five home runs to beat the Atlanta Braves 7-3 on Friday night. 556 more words

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Playing Nicely With Fire

It’s nice when you can throw out all the mental notes that you made to go back to when you’re describing a potential Mets loss. Whether it be the Ryan Flaherty RBI “ 579 more words

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The Unseen Impact of Catchers

One often overlooked aspect of the game of baseball is how catchers impact the game past hitting and throwing baserunners out. Often times, you hear about how certain pitchers prefer throwing to a certain catcher on the team. 596 more words

Ouch! That's gotta hurt!

Our neighbor, Braves catcher Kurt Suzuki, was hit by a pitch Friday in the hand during the game against the Philadelphia Phillies during the 4th inning. 41 more words

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2018 Braves Positional Preview: Catchers

Grant McAuley’s 2018 Braves Preview Series will take a look at each position group in advance of Spring Training. Pitchers and catchers report on Feb. 13 and their first workout is Feb. 1,064 more words

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Braves Beat Marlins, 8-5, End Season At 72-90

By TIM REYNOLDS, AP Sports Writer

MIAMI (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton hoisted his bat to the crowd after his final swing of the season, then came out for a curtain call before disappearing into a sea of dugout embraces with teammates. 720 more words

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Mets Set Team HR Record In Split With Braves

By CHARLES O’BRIEN, Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets starter Seth Lugo certainly likes pitching against the Braves.

The 27-year-old right-hander turned in the best performance of his career, pitching two-hit ball over six innings to improve to 3-0 against Atlanta as New York beat the Braves 3-2 to split a doubleheader Monday night. 508 more words

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