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Braves All-Time Team

Braves All-Time Team
August 26, 2012 3 Comments »

The Braves are the only franchise to win World Series titles in three different cities, having done so in Boston in 1914, Milwaukee in 1957, and Atlanta in 1995. For many years when they were in Boston they were doormats ... Read More »

When Dale Murphy was the best player in baseball

When Dale Murphy was the best player in baseball
August 23, 2012 No Comments »

Before a game during the 1983 season, Dale Murphy visited with a six-year old girl who had lost her hands and a leg when she stepped on a downed power line. The girl and her family were huge Atlanta Braves ... Read More »

10-inning shutout masterpiece by Morris led Twins past Braves in ’91 Series

10-inning shutout masterpiece by Morris led Twins past Braves in ’91 Series
July 24, 2012 No Comments »

World Series Game Seven, October 27, 1991 | Atlanta Braves vs. Minnesota Twins at Metrodome in Minnesota The greatest pitching performance in the World Series ever? Might have been. Jack Morris, the ace of aces in the 1980s, starter of ... Read More »

The Braves long road to .500

The Braves long road to .500
March 11, 2012 No Comments »

On the final day of the 2011 season the Atlanta Braves experienced heartbreak. Their loss, coupled with a victory by the St. Louis Cardinals, cost the Braves the wild card spot that they had held for much of the season. ... Read More »

Ozzie is a far better manager than he was a player

Ozzie is a far better manager than he was a player
March 3, 2012 No Comments »

There’s a saying in baseball: “His mouth is writing checks his ass can’t cash.” It might have been invented with Ozzie Guillen in mind. As a player, Ozzie was a ¬†fine defensive shortstop for a few years, until an injury ... Read More »

Greatest Cinderella teams in baseball history

Greatest Cinderella teams in baseball history
September 1, 2010 No Comments »

Here's our list of the greatest Cinderella teams in baseball history, from the 1914 Miracle Boston Braves to the 2008 Tampa Bay Rays, these teams wore the glass slipper for one magical season Read More »