ALBERT PUJOLS

Covering The Faces: The Emotion Of The Greatest Night In Baseball History

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The hyperbole has been intense over the past 12 hours or so since Evan Longoria barreled through his teammates to touch home plate last night.

ATLANTA BRAVES

The Braves Can’t Feel Good About This

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Since we last spoke of America’s pastime – I believe it was all the way back on Monday – not much has changed in the playoff picture.

ATLANTA BRAVES

Did You Know That Baseball Is Still Going On?

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With just nine days of regular season baseball remaining, we actually have two very heated wild card races remaining with 6 teams involved.

ATLANTA BRAVES

Lily’s National Anthem

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My job as a sports blogger is to be snarky and judgmental about everything, but earlier today I posted a video of a <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/07/finally-a-kid-who-deserves-it">grateful kid being happy about baseball</a> so I might not have any idea what I'm doing.

ANDREW MCCUTCHEN

The Pirates Are Finally In Second: A Retrospective Of 18 Losing Seasons

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Last night, baseball fans witnessed a modern miracle as the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Houston Astros 5-1 to move 4 games over.

ATLANTA BRAVES

Week In Review: Osama Had A Bad Day

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If I had to choose the biggest one hit wonder of modern popular music (I have to be fair to that hack Perotin) it would be, without a single doubt in my head, Daniel Powter and his ridiculously catchy “Bad Day” that once dominated the airwaves.

ATLANTA BRAVES

Nationals Cut Obama For Opening Day

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Fans of the Washington Nationals will be lining up at Nationals Park for today's 1:05 game against the Atlanta Braves to mark the start of the 2011 Major League Baseball season.

JESUS

The Dugout: Atlanta Braves Spring Training 2011

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The Dugout's Spring Training 2011 event continues this afternoon with the Atlanta Braves, and the very real, serious story of minor league manager <a href="http://www.kxan.com/dpps/sports/mlb/other_mlb/braves-coach-loses-eye-after-hit-by-line-drive-nt11-jpe-_3748647">Luis Salazar losing a body part</a> because he never became one with The Matrix and couldn't dodge a line drive off the bat of Brian McCann.

2010 BET Hip-Hop Awards

The Week That Was: The High Life Edition

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/10/tss-presents-better-late-than-never-vol-1"> Just like clockwork, it's another week in the books. Internet been down all week and you're scratching your neck for a TSS fix? Here's what you missed. -- There's no ducking the long arm of the law. Ask <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/10/ti-sentenced-to-11-months">T.I.</a> and <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/10/kareem-biggs-burke-busted-in-drug-ring">Biggs</a>.

ATLANTA BRAVES

The Last Curtain Call: Hip-Hop Salutes Bobby Cox

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/10/hip-hop-reflects-on-the-career-of-bobby-cox"> Growing up in Central Virginia, there were no professional sports teams in close proximity. Because of this, attending a Richmond Braves - formerly the Triple A affiliate of the <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/atlanta-braves">Atlanta Braves</a> - baseball game during the summer was the closest many people who call the area home ever got to a big league game.

ATLANTA BRAVES

Farewell Bobby Cox

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Three things have remained constant since 1990: The Simpsons, Carson Daly being a douche, and Bobby Cox managing the Braves.

ATLANTA BRAVES

Busy Weekend For Replay In Big, Little Leagues

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Brian McCann waited on second base for a sign, and when the umpires came out of their little replay cave, he got it--the twirly finger signal for a home run.

ATLANTA BRAVES

Stick A Fork In Chipper Jones

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Chipper Jones has played over 2,000 games in the bigs, all with the Atlanta Braves.

ATLANTA BRAVES

Who Says Chivalry’s Dead In Houston?

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It's a tale as old as time - boy meets girl, boy courts girl, boy takes girl to Houston Astros game, boy turns hat sideways, batter hits foul ball, boy moves out of way, ball hits girl.

ATLANTA BRAVES

This Cake Is Funny Because It References My Junk

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The next great porn name was born after this cake was inadvertently delivered for a party for Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox, who I guess is still alive.

ATLANTA BRAVES

BEES! NOT THE BEES!

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There's almost no news value to this at all, but seeing Mets outfielder Jeff Francoeur going fetal in the presence of a fly ball is just so enjoyably bizarre.

ATLANTA BRAVES

“A Brave New World…”

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I was noticeably absent from <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2009/04/tss-2009-mlb-preview-the-national-league">the whole</a> <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2009/04/tss-2009-mlb-preview-the-american-league">MLB</a> <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2009/04/tss-2009-mlb-preview-mvps-patrick-ms-four-five">preview</a> that the others did.

ATLANTA BRAVES

BASEBALL IS BACK. DO YOU CARE?

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It was easy to dis on baseball all the time when I was writing exclusively for an NFL blog, but I realize that some of you might actually like baseball and would like to see it get a fair shake in coverage here.

2009 MLB Season

TSS 2009 MLB Preview: The National League

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If you're not a fan of baseball, this may not be for you.


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