dch822's Blog Posts

  • 04:39 AM ET  09.26
Views
674
Comments
0
The Braves 4-1 victory vs. Washington last night was the club's fourth consecutive win and it was also the fourth consecutive winning start for pitcher Javier Vazquez, who pitched a complete game three-hitter. Atlanta is still six games back of Philly and 3.5 games back of Colorado, but the Braves refuse to quit.
Colorado got a huge performance from Aaron Cook last night and the Rockies got a 2-1 walk-off win vs. St. Louis. Bobby Cox said of the Cardinals, "They need to beat those mountain boys up a little bit."
No kidding.
With just nine games left on the schedule, the Braves can ill…
  • 11:42 AM ET  09.25
Views
565
Comments
0
Oscar Salazar, Nick Hundley, and Tony Gwynn, Jr. batted six, seven, and eight in the Padres' lineup last night, but combined to go 7 for 12 with a triple, home run, and three RBI vs. Colorado. Not bad, especially considering the Elias Sports Bureau dug up this tidbit: the Padres are batting a major league worst .227 from the six-seven-eight slots on the season.
The lower part of the Padres' lineup rallied past the Rockies 5-4, overcoming an early 3-0 deficit and scoring four runs in the final two innings. Colorado shortstop Troy Tulowitzki took the loss in stride, insisting afterwards, "We…
  • 11:40 AM ET  09.24
Views
597
Comments
0
Bobby Cox is coming back for one more season but that doesn't mean his club has written off the rest of this year - at least not yet. Atlanta completed a sweep of the decimated Mets last night. The 5-2 win was the eighth straight for Atlanta vs. New York - and it was an absolute must to keep the club's fledgling playoff hopes alive.
The most painful part of this offseason, if Atlanta falls short of October baseball, will be knowing the Braves chances were ruined not by the Mets, but by the Padres and Reds. Atlanta's pivotal seven-game trip to Philly and Florida that began the last week of…

dch822's Comments

No user comments

dch822's Images

dch822 hasn't upload any images yet.

dch822's Starting Lineup

dch822 hasn't picked a Starting Lineup yet.

Favorite Teams

Mark your favorite teams and we'll keep you up to date on their latest news as it comes in.

Truth & Rumors

MOST POPULAR

  1. 1
    Irving: Fans don't deserve the Cavs
    Views
    14773
    Comments
    682
  2. 2
    Red Sox dodged two injury scares
    Views
    3171
    Comments
    503
  3. 3
    Trump taking a legit run at the Bills
    Views
    2497
    Comments
    108
  4. 4
    Why the Raiders have lost 111 of 160 games
    Views
    10567
    Comments
    74
  5. 5
    D'Antoni's newest 'blunder'
    Views
    649
    Comments
    70

SI.com

SI Photos