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Yesterday | Venom Strikes

Towering Inferno: Diamondbacks season going down in flames.

Here we are, mid-April, and already someone has tossed a match on the season here in Arizona.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Hudson, Paul Goldschmidt, David Hernandez, Henry Blanco, Ian Kennedy

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Japan Times

Uggla slams Phils in ninth

Dan Uggla hit two home runs, including a grand slam in the ninth inning, Monday night that lifted the Atlanta Braves to a wild 9-6 win over the Philadelphia Phillies.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dan Uggla, Freddie Freeman, Domonic Brown, Evan Gattis, Chase Utley

Mon Apr 14, 2014

NL roundup: Braves have Nationals' number

Justin Upton and Freddie Freeman each hit a two-run homer off Gio Gonzalez and the Braves completed a three-game sweep of the Nationals with a 10-2 victory Sunday in Atlanta.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Chase Utley, Brandon Crawford

Fri Apr 11, 2014

NL Capsules

Francisco Liriano befuddled the Brewers with his slider over the first three innings before Ramirez sent a 1-2 fastball over the left-field wall for a 2-0 lead.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Neil Walker, NFL Football, Arizona Cardinals, Chris Johnson, Hyun-Jin Ryu

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Atlanta Braves

Harang gets call in Braves' home opener vs. Mets

After wading through a season-opening homestand against the Nationals and Reds, the Mets are not about to see their path get any easier.


Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Ike Davis, Lucas Duda, Dan Uggla, Jason Heyward

Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Glass Eye: MLB Preview Part Three - NL Top 10

We finish up with the NL's best, and let me tell you - after the top three teams, there's a lot of parity in the NL this season.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Matt Davidson, Ike Davis, David Wright

Visalia Times-Delta

Diamondbacks send power hitters to Rawhide

Recreation Park has a long-standing reputation of being one of the more friendly ballparks in the California League for power hitters, and that could prove to be a boon to the Visalia Rawhide's home run numbers in 2014 based on the Rawhide's Opening Day roster.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Visalia Times-Delta

An A-to-Z guide to the 2014 Visalia Rawhide season

Major League Baseball's Opening Day is today, which means the start of the 2014 California League season is upon us.


Related Topix: California High School Sports, High School Sports, Sports, Baseball Players

Sat Mar 29, 2014

AZ SnakePit

Spring Training: The winners

Yeah, we know. Terrible sample size, in unnatural conditions and in games that don't actually count.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Didi Gregorius, Major League Baseball, Arizona Diamondbacks

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Baseball players from Hampton Roads

Michael Cuddyer Colorado Rockies outfielder from Chesapeake. Led the National League in batting average last year.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Michael Cuddyer, American League, Major League Baseball, Justin Verlander, David Wright, Ryan Zimmerman, Entertainment

Thu Mar 27, 2014

AZ SnakePit

Why the Diamondbacks Will Win the Pennant

As part of a network-wide initiative, every MLB site in SB Nation was asked to write a piece on why their team will win the pennant.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Tyler Skaggs, Ian Kennedy, Miguel Montero, Gerardo Parra


Team Grades for All 30 MLB Teams This Spring

A team's win-loss record during spring training is rarely a good indicator of success in the season ahead, but that does not mean that spring training performance in general should go overlooked.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Wade Miley, Addison Reed, Evan Gattis, Alex Wood

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Talking Chop

Brave Predictions/Projections for 2014

Predicting that this year's Atlanta Braves team will be in the playoffs or a contender probably isn't a very bold statement.


Related Topix: Sports, Kris Medlen, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Andrelton Simmons, Jason Heyward, Bryce Harper