MLB

Andrelton Simmons Showcases Absurd Range To Preserve Lead For Braves

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Your browser does not support iframes. Atlanta Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons made this outstanding defensive play on Wednesday night at Citi Field against the Mets, leaving a lot of jaws hanging in the process. Simmons’ play was so great not only because he showed off amazing range and athleticism, but because he also prevented the

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Ervin Santana Hilariously Challenges Dee Gordon To Steal Third On Him

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After speedy Dodgers second baseman Dee Gordon tallied his 52nd stolen base of the season with a swipe of second base against Braves pitcher Ervin Santana last night, a hilarious showdown ensued that featured Santana daring Gordon to proceed to try and take third. Santana’s lucky he didn’t get called for a balk as he

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Andrelton Simmons Makes An Amazing Barehanded Play Against The Padres

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Your browser does not support iframes. Andrelton Simmons makes the ridiculous look easy. On Monday, Padres outfielder Will Venable hit a grounder towards shortstop but when the ball took an odd bounce, Simmons adjusted on the fly and barehanded the ball before rifling it to first just in time to get the out. Credit to

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MLB, NCAA

USA Today Mistakenly Uses Alabama Logo Instead of Braves on Front Page

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Last year USA Today began incorporating a relevant logo, insignia or theme from the day’s stories within the red dot on the section’s front page, a creative addition that most readers appreciate. However, their decision to include the Braves logo in this area backfired on a day that showcased a fantastic feature from Bob Nightengale on the

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Braves Shortstop Andrelton Simmons Records an Unbelievable Web Gem

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Andrelton Simmons shockingly remains a little-known shortstop, even after winning a 2013 Gold Glove, signing a fat extension last February and making routine web gems like this one. As the Marlins put on a hit-and-run, Simmons glided toward the bag before Jordany Valdespin ripped one to the gap vacated by him. He flawlessly reaches back

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MLB, Sports

The Atlanta Braves Set An American Flag On Fire Yesterday

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Usually when you think of a controversy surrounding the Atlanta Braves’ American pride, its their depiction of Native Americans that comes to mind. However, they managed to put that on the back burner when they LIT AN AMERICAN FLAG ON FIRE LAST NIGHT. It happened as a result of a fireworks mishap during last night’s

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Atlanta Braves Closer Craig Kimbrel Is Considering Working At Taco Bell

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Atlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel has been one of the most dominant closers in Major League Baseball, however despite being signed until 2016, the spectacular relief pitcher is contemplating to switching teams. Hmmmm…. pic.twitter.com/xL7nWVHmtJ — Craig Kimbrel (@kimbrel46) November 13, 2013 I think this would be a great opportunity for Kimbrel and Taco Bell. Just

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The Atlanta Braves Are Getting a New Stadium In 2017

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The Atlanta Braves are now officially set to say goodbye to Turner Field when they will move into a new stadium in 2017. The team announced today that they are about to build a new stadium at the NW intersection of I-75/I-285. We are excited to announce plans to build a world-class stadium, which will

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