2 hrs ago
Problems With The Braves
Just as a little introduction to this post, I just want to rant about the Braves and offer some potential changes or improvements that need to happen so that the Braves will be a successful playoff team next season. Pitchers- The complete failure of a pitching staff this year was outrageous.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Tim Lincecum gets a rare chance to celebrate, plus lineups
Tim Lincecum and Hector Sanchez kneel to look at a new plaque on the Portwalk commemorating his June 25 no-hitter against the Padres. Tim Lincecum cannot get into a game amid legitimate speculation that he would be left off postseason rosters while he lives through this time of limbo and retraining.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Atlanta Braves Freddie Freeman Celebrates Early
Aug 10, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman prepares to bat against Washington Nationals starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez in the first inning of their game at Turner Field. The Braves won 3-1.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Bless You Boys
Game 143 Preview: Giants at Tigers
Many people wrote Tim Hudson off after he missed the final two months of 2013 with a broken ankle after being stepped on at first base. Hudson's superficial numbers didn't look great prior to his injury -- he was just 8-7 with a 3.97 ERA for an Atlanta Braves club that won 96 games -- but his peripherals suggested otherwise.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Key Remaining September Series That Will Decide 2014 Playoff Races
The final month of the major league season is upon us, and as we learned last season with the implementation of two wild-card berths in each league, there are more teams contending for playoff spots in September than ever before. The first weekend is already underway, featuring several series that will impact the playoff races.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
San Jose Mercury News
The Month That Was: Panik s Push, The Return of #MVPosey, Vogelsong...
It was the month that included Jarrett Parker getting called up and never playing. It was the month that featured a Morse-Pence-Belt outfield.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
San Jose Mercury News
Giants' Madison Bumgarner again is NL Pitcher of the Month
Coming into this season, the Giants had not had a player win the National League Pitcher of the Month award since Tim Lincecum was honored in June of 2009.
The Enigma That is Kyle Kubitza/Mississippi Braves
When I talked with Mississippi Braves third baseman Kyle Kubitza the other day, the first thing I said to him - other than "Hi" was "you have the most bizarre stat lines I've ever seen."
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Tim Hudson for NL Comeback Player of the Year?
Jul 10, 2014; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Hudson throws a pitch against the Oakland Athletics during the second inning at AT&T Park.
As Bochy Works to Put Pieces Together, Giants Will Live or Die with Pitching
One night after Madison Bumgarner lit up AT&T Park by taking a perfect game into the eighth inning, Tim Hudson was electric.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Giants win on Posey's homer in ninth
Buster Posey put the Giants on his back two years ago, and it looks as if he wants to do it again.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Call to the Pen
Giants demote Tim Lincecum to bullpen
Aug 23, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum leaves the dugout after being removed against the Washington Nationals in the third inning at Nationals Park.
Teddy Never Wins
Nationals Crisis? Team Wastes Water with Walk Offs
Aug 21, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals center fielder Denard Span is doused by water after scoring the winning run against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the ninth at Nationals Park.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Are the Atlanta Braves preparing to trade Evan Gattis this Winter?
Jun 7, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Atlanta Braves catcher Evan Gattis talks with assistant hitting coach Scott Fletcher against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.
Albany Times Union
Hudson, Giants halt Nats' streak
The Washington Nationals ' winning streak ended at a team record-tying 10 games Friday night when rookie Joe Panik hit his first major-league home run and sent the San Francisco Giants to a 10-3 romp.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
MLB: Boston agrees on 7-year, $72 million deal for Castillo
Farrell spoke Friday amid multiple media reports that the Red Sox had agreed with Castillo on a $72.5 million, seven-year contract.
The Washington Post
Giants halt Natsa streak at 10
The impossible had grown inevitable over the past 10 days for the Washington Nationals , and so the fans at Nationals Park buzzed with anticipation late into Friday night.