The Atlanta Braves have the opportunity the next three days to make a statement against the Washington Nationals. The Braves can clinch the National League East, by winning 2 of the next 3 games against the Nationals in Washington. They can also derail Washington’s late bid to claim a wildcard spot.
Atlanta has coasted the past few weeks with their double-digit lead. The Braves are 6-8 in September and just lost a home series against the lowly San Diego Padres. Fredi Gonzalez has rested his regulars and there has been little … Read the rest