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  1. Series preview: Mets vs. Braves

    Adam Rubin

    Tommy Gilligan/USA TODAY SportsTommy La Stella, a native of Closter, N.J., has taken over at second base for the Braves.METS (39-49, fourth place/NL East) vs. ATLANTA BRAVES (49-39, first place/NL East) Monday: RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka (3-3, 3.72) vs...

    Blog | July 06, 2014
  2. Rapid Fire! Harper, Arrieta ... Uggla?

    David Schoenfield

    OK, my apologies: We ran out of time today before taping the Rapid Fire video, so I'll make it a written post instead. From @JoshLumley: Bruce Harper could make better lineups than Matt Williams. Answer: True. Hey, Harper shouldn't have essenti...

    Blog | July 01, 2014
  3. Series preview: Mets at Braves

    Adam Rubin

    Getty ImagesThe Mets face Alex Wood, Mike Minor and Julio Teheran during their upcoming series in Atlanta.METS (37-45, fourth place/NL East) vs. ATLANTA BRAVES (44-38, first place/NL East) Monday: RHP Zack Wheeler (3-8, 4.45) vs. LHP Alex Wood (6-...

    Blog | June 29, 2014
  4. What can A's do at second base?

    AJ Mass

    In his blog on Sunday, ESPN.com's Buster Olney points out that the OPS produced by Oakland Athletics's second basemen is ranked fifth-worst of any position in all of baseball. If there's a place where the first-place A's might be looking to improve, ...

    Blog | June 08, 2014
  5. Braves hopeful Simmons can play

    AJ Mass

    The dreaded day-to-day tag has been affixed to the status of Andrelton Simmons of the Atlanta Braves after the shortstop had to leave Tuesday night's game with a sore right ankle. Manager Fredi Gonzalez told reporters after the game that the ankle ha...

    Blog | May 28, 2014
  6. Uggla still searching for an answer

    Anna McDonald

    ST. LOUIS -- Dan Uggla is going through his typical pregame routine just as he always has. He's playing cards with his teammates before batting practice. He's laughing and smiling as the team stretches on the field. You would never know he's in the m...

    Blog | May 25, 2014
  7. Uggla on thin ice?

    Doug Mittler

    At first, it was just a night off. Now Dan Uggla is in the midst of an extended stay on the Atlanta Braves' bench. Uggla, owner of a paltry .1984/.258/.272 slash line, was out of the Braves lineup for the fifth consecutive game Monday, and manage...

    Blog | May 13, 2014
  8. Five key issues as we reach the quarter pole

    David Schoenfield

    Whenever people say baseball is in trouble I point them to a game like Sunday's Yankees-Brewers contest in Milwaukee, a fun back-and-forth game played before a loud, soldout crowd of over 43,000 fans at Miller Park. Yes, it was the Yankees and it ...

    Blog | May 11, 2014
  9. Justin Upton of Atlanta Braves out Sunday with bruised back

    Braves left fielder Justin Upton is not starting against the Cubs as he recovers from a lower back muscle bruise.

    Story | Conversation | May 11, 2014
  10. Lack of patience hurting Braves offense

    Buster Olney

    From the time the Braves added brothers Justin and B.J. Upton to a lineup that already included Dan Uggla, Jason Heyward and Freddie Freeman, they seemed like a science experiment built for this question: How many strikeouts can one lineup generate w...

    Blog | May 08, 2014
  11. Braves ready to move on from Uggla?

    AJ Mass

    Since April 22, Dan Uggla has gone just 3-for-34 (.088) for the Atlanta Braves and as Mark Bowman of MLB.com writes, there is "speculation swirling that Uggla's days as a regular in the Braves' lineup might be numbered." Bowman says that the Bra...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  12. 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
  13. Atlanta Braves shake up lineup, will bat pitcher Aaron Harang 8th...

    Looking to shake up his run-challenged team, Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez decided on something drastic.

    Story | Conversation | May 05, 2014
  14. Morning Briefing: Abreu era begins

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: With the Atlanta Braves having left town, the task gets no easier for the Mets. The defending National League champion St. Louis Cardinals now visit Citi Field for a four-game series beginning Monday. Jenrry Mejia, conf...

    Blog | April 21, 2014
  15. Pitching four days in a row: A history

    David Schoenfield

    One of the craziest games of recent years took place on Monday, when the Phillies scored five runs in the bottom of the eighth to take a 6-5 lead, only to blow it in the ninth when Dan Uggla hit a grand slam for the Braves off Jake Diekman. One re...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  16. Chat wrap: Uggla, Braves, Nationals, more

    David Schoenfield

    Well, needless to say we talked about Dan Uggla in Tuesday's chat. Braves and Nationals fans got into a heated war of worlds. We discussed instant replay. Plus Miguel Cabrera's slow start, Mike Trout's lack of steal, whether pitchers are cheating and...

    Blog | April 15, 2014