Same Old Braves So Far

It’s only one game and only one series, but the Braves showed us something against the Brewers in Milwaukee. Atlanta won in typical Braves fashion, with pitching and defense and after the losses in the starting rotation, that is huge for team and fan confidence. Aaron Harang just shut up all the naysayers who questioned […]

Chipper Jones Dominates Strange Braves Off-Season

The Atlanta Braves have had a strange off-season.  The news hasn’t been dominated by the usual baseball stuff, like a big free agent signing, or a blockbuster multi-player deal. Sure Brian McCann and Tim Hudson exiting the Braves was news, but McCann leaving via free agency was expected, and although Hudson getting the deal he […]

Hudson Undergoes Successful Surgery

Atlanta Braves pitcher Tim Hudson underwent successful surgery Friday afternoon, for an injury he sustained Wednesday night against the New York Mets. The Atlanta Braves media relations department announced that the veteran pitcher’s surgery was to repair a fractured fibula and the deltoid ligament in his right ankle and was performed by Dr. Marvin Royster […]

Hudson’s Place in Atlanta Braves History

One of the most beloved Braves, Tim Hudson saw his 2013 season come to a sudden and premature end Wednesday night at Citi Field just ten days after his 38th birthday.  Cruising through the Mets’ lineup in one of his most impressive performances of the season, the veteran right-hander suffered a fractured ankle after being […]

Does Hudson Injury Change Braves World Series Chances?

On Wednesday night, every Atlanta Braves fan had their heart drop all the way into their stomach. Seeing Tim Hudson in so much pain is a memory that Atlanta fans wish they could get rid of. Hudson is the veteran, and the rock that was supposed to lead this Braves team to the World Series. […]

Brandon Beachy MLB Ready After Wednesday Rehab Start

Atlanta Braves starter Brandon Beachy pitched six strong innings for the Gwinnett Braves against the Durham Bulls Wednesday night. With Braves stalwart Tim Hudson breaking his ankle Wednesday night against the Mets and Paul Maholm a few days into a 15-day stint on the disabled list, the Braves needed some good news.  Beachy offered that […]

Hudson Gets Win and Fractured Ankle Against Mets

The Atlanta Braves bats came alive as they defeated the New York Mets 8-2, in a game that saw a scary injury to Braves starter, Tim Hudson.  Hudson pitched brilliantly in his 7.2 innings before he was injured covering 1st base.  Eric Young Jr. stepped on Hudson’s right ankle, which forced Hudson to be taken […]

Tim Hudson Suffers Ankle Fracture (Video)

Atlanta Braves starter Tim Hudson left Wednesday night’s game against the Mets in New York with what has been diagnosed as a right ankle fracture.  He is heading back to Atlanta and will have surgery.  Hudson’s foot was immobilized immediately after the play by paramedics and he left the field on a golf cart.  Pleased […]

Could Braves Trade McCann and Hudson?

The major league baseball trade deadline is less than two weeks away and teams like the Atlanta Braves are assessing their needs and determining which assets they may make available. Looking at the Atlanta Braves, you can make a reasonable case that they don’t have a glaring weakness when they are healthy.  The Braves are […]

Hudson Ends Winless Streak as Braves Blow Out Phillies

The Atlanta Braves had their biggest offensive game of the season as they blew out the Phillies, 13-4. The win ended the Braves 3-game losing streak and gave them their 50th win of 2013.  Atlanta’s offense bested their season high for hits (19), and runs (13), on Saturday night. Andrelton Simmons, who has been criticized […]

Lifeless Braves Skunked By Brewers Again

The Atlanta Braves lost their ninth straight at Miller Park, as they were shut out 2-0 by the Brewers on Saturday.  Coupled with Friday night’s shutout against Milwaukee, this was the first time in over a year the Braves were shut out in back-to-back games. The Braves once again failed to get any run support […]

Padres Cashner Outduels Braves Hudson, 3-2

The San Diego Padres made it two in a row over the Atlanta Braves, as Chase Headley homered and starter Andrew Cashner out-pitched Tim Hudson. Hudson was sharp again on Tuesday night. But he did not get the run support he deserved and absorbed the loss. The win over the Braves has given the Padres […]