Category: Recaps 2013

“Panic move”

If you’ll pardon the big graphic spread, the following is a simple bar graph showing the career WAR for every #25, #26, and #27 pick taken in the MLB amateur draft to date, sorted best (Alan Trammel, 70.3) to worst (Jeff...

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I wanna new thread

One that don’t make me sick. One that don’t make me crash my car. One that don’t make me feel six feet thick. Yes. I did just throw Huey Lewis at you. Yes I did. On the question of Fred McGriff, I propose a new...

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This Halloween is especially terrifying, as the other Boston team won another World Series. So, in the spirit of the season, here’s what I’m especially afraid of in 2014: • Over the course of the offseason, Frank...

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Kremlinology, Part 1

For those of you born after 1989… Christ I’m old. *sigh* For those of you born after 1989, “Kremlinology” is/was the art of attempting to predict and interpret actions, statements and behaviors coming out...

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The Curse of Marquis Grissom

We had them where we wanted them. We had matched the best pitcher in baseball with our sixth best starter. Our back up second baseman and our sixth outfielder put us ahead. We were playing like we were the team up two games to...

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Braves 6, Dodgers 13

The Texans started out this game the same way they ended the last one, with a pick-6 by Matt Schaub. It was pretty well-timed, too. Chris Collinsworth had just made a joke about Schaub having tied the record for consecutive...

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plaisir d’amour…BRAVES 4 DODGERS 3

  Plaisir d’amour ne dure qu’un moment.                                                                nana mouskouri chagrin d’amour dure toute la vie.   so we...

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Braves 12, Philidelphians 5

ESPN Box Score The Braves will face the Dodgers in the NLDS beginning this Thursday. Turns out today’s game didn’t matter because the Cubs suck, but for my money it was a pretty fun game. Everybody showed up for...

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Phillies 5, Braves 4

In their penultimate game of the regular season, Atlanta simultaneously lost a tough game to the Phillies and their control over Home Field Advantage in the National League. That’s not insignificant. It’s true that...

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Brewers 4, Braves 0

Milwaukee Brewers vs. Atlanta Braves – Box Score – September 25, 2013 – ESPN Great, I’m recapping another weird-fight game. Getting the boring stuff out of the way on the front end: T–he Braves lost...

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Braves 3, Brewers 2

So we open with Cobie Smulders revisiting her role as Agent Maria Hill – she was the operational officer in charge of the S.H.I.E.L.D. helicarrier while Nick Fury was off glowering at people with one eye – explaining...

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Brewers 5 NL East Champs 0

Since this is my last regular season write up and there was no way the Braves were going to win after Sunday’s celebration, I have decided to go a different direction with my recap. Don’t worry, game five of the World Series...

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