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  1. Braves search for answers to break streak

    Jerry Crasnick

    In the spring of 2009, while researching a column on MLB's worst-hitting pitchers, I sought out Washington Nationals outfielder Adam Dunn for his take on the subject. Say what you will about Dunn's glove work or his penchant for striking out, but he'...

    Blog | May 06, 2014
  2. NL East race opens with Bryce Harper hurt

    Jerry Crasnick

    After badly underachieving for the first four months a year ago and playing themselves out of postseason contention, the Washington Nationals were looking forward to a fresh start and some more positive karma under new manager Matt Williams. Other...

    Blog | April 28, 2014
  3. Resilient Braves respond to every challenge

    Jerry Crasnick

    PHILADELPHIA -- After beating up on the Washington Nationals all weekend, the Atlanta Braves reached a point Monday night where they appeared to be rolling toward a nice, methodical win over the Philadelphia Phillies. Then the momentum began whipsawi...

    Blog | April 15, 2014
  4. Craig Kimbrel of Atlanta Braves to miss a few days with sore shou...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Atlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel was unavailable to pitch Monday night because of soreness in his right shoulder, and he is expected to be rested for a few days.

    Story | Conversation | April 14, 2014
  5. New Giant Hudson in a comfortable place

    Jerry Crasnick

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- When a player changes teams as a free agent, the whole family goes along for the ride. Tim Hudson spent nine seasons with the Atlanta Braves before toying with the idea of moving his family to the West Coast, so he made sure to r...

    Blog | February 15, 2014
  6. Freddy Garcia agrees to minor league deal with Atlanta Braves

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Braves reached agreement on a minor-league contract with veteran Freddy Garcia, according to a baseball source.

    Story | Conversation | January 24, 2014
  7. Atlanta Braves add Gavin Floyd with 1-year deal

    Jerry Crasnick

    Free-agent pitcher Gavin Floyd and the Atlanta Braves came to a deal Monday on a one-year deal worth $4 million, a baseball source said.

    Story | Conversation | December 15, 2013
  8. Atlanta Braves making a wise decision by departing Turner Field

    Jerry Crasnick

    By leaving Turner Field after the 2016 season for a new ballpark in nearby Cobb County, the Braves will put themselves in a much better situation financially.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2013
  9. Breaking down the race for the National League Rookie of the Year...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Marlins' 21-year-old right-hander Jose Fernandez leads a stacked field in the battle for top rookie honors.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2013
  10. Postseason might not be a fun time for Braves

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Braves have had a great regular season, but the postseason could be a totally different story.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2013
  11. Breaking down the National League MVP race

    Jerry Crasnick

    Andrew McCutchen is the leading contender for the National League's top player award.

    Story | Conversation | September 06, 2013
  12. Mix-master Melvin has A's in AL race again

    Jerry Crasnick

    Major League Baseball began handing out the Manager of the Year award in 1983, and Bobby Cox of the 2004-05 Atlanta Braves is the only man to win it in consecutive seasons. If the lineup the Oakland Athletics fielded Wednesday night is a snapshot of ...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  13. Playoff contenders closely monitoring workloads of young pitchers...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Much like the Nationals did last season with Stephen Strasburg, contenders are keeping close tabs on their young starters.

    Story | Conversation | August 07, 2013
  14. Struggles abound for B.J. and Justin Upton

    Jerry Crasnick

    In their first season as teammates with the Braves, B.J. and Justin Upton have both dealt with their fair share of frustration.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2013
  15. MLB draft -- Day 1 observations

    Jerry Crasnick

    Here are some assorted snippets, vignettes and other observations from the 2013 first-year player draft.

    Story | Conversation | June 06, 2013
  16. Brad McCann hits the big screen

    Jerry Crasnick

    The new Billy Crystal-Bette Midler comedy "Parental Guidance" has done relatively well at the box office despite dismal reviews. The film has reportedly earned more than $66 million while receiving a 19 percent positive rating from critics on the Ro...

    Blog | January 22, 2013