Craig Kimbrel

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 28:  Jason Grilli #39 of the Atlanta Braves reacts in the dugout after giving up a three-run homer and the lead in the top of the ninth to the Washington Nationals at Turner Field on April 28, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Mitch Evans: How Do The Braves Spell Relief? (They Don’t)

When the Braves traded away Craig Kimbrel to the Padres on the eve of the 2015 season beginning, the prevailing thought among those in Braves Country was: “How are we going to close games now?” […]

92.9 The Game–06/05/2015

Jason Grilli #39 of the Atlanta Braves. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

First Week Of The Season Always Means Change For Your MLB Fantasy Roster

Every year, it’s the same story: Fantasy baseball teams scramble in the first week to pick up that hot rookie or replace dud closer who has already gotten the hook from the manager.

04/11/2015

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Mitch Evans: Craig Kimbrel Is Not Mariano Rivera

For all the folks in Braves Country that bemoaned the eve of the season opening trade that sent Craig Kimbrel to San Diego, I understand the despair. President of Baseball Operations John Hart swore up […]

92.9 The Game–04/08/2015

Pittsburgh Pirates v Atlanta Braves

HOLMES: Kimbrel Trade Has Braves Fans Feeling Nostalgic For Frank Wren Era

ATLANTA – If the Atlanta Braves were not already in “rebuild” mode, they certainly are now. Fox’s Ken Rosenthal reported Sunday evening the Braves and San Diego Padres had agreed on a trade that will […]

92.9 The Game–04/05/2015

Atlanta Braves v Philadelphia Phillies

Kimbrel, Braves Close Out 2014 With 2-1 Victory

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Emilio Bonifacio led off the game with home run and Freddie Freeman added an RBI single in the first, and the Atlanta Braves finished a disappointing late-season collapse with a 2-1 win […]

92.9 The Game–09/28/2014

Atlanta Braves v Miami Marlins

Gattis Blast Lifts Braves Over Marlins 4-3 In 10 Innings

MIAMI (AP) — Evan Gattis hit a leadoff homer in the 10th inning to give the Atlanta Braves a 4-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Saturday night. Gattis drove the first pitch from Bryan […]

92.9 The Game–09/07/2014

Miami Marlins v Atlanta Braves

Wood Ks 12, Braves Blank Marlins 1-0

ATLANTA (AP) — Alex Wood struck out 12 in eight dominant innings and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Sunday. The Marlins had gone 60 games without […]

92.9 The Game–08/31/2014

Oakland Athletics v Atlanta Braves

Teheran, Braves Drop Oakland 4-3

ATLANTA (AP) — Chris Johnson drove in two runs with three hits, Julio Teheran threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves edged the suddenly struggling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday night. The A’s, who […]

92.9 The Game–08/16/2014

Atlanta Braves v San Diego Padres

Padres Send Braves To Fifth Straight Loss With 12th Inning Walk-Off

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Will Venable hit a game-winning single in the bottom of the 12th inning off closer Craig Kimbrel to give the San Diego Padres a 3-2 victory over the San Diego Padres […]

92.9 The Game–08/03/2014

Boston Red Sox v Atlanta Braves

Atlanta Braves 2014 All-Stars

Freddie Freeman – Now a two time All-Star, Freeman carried the Braves offense for a significant portion of the first half of the season. He is hitting just under .300 with a shade under 50 […]

92.9 The Game–07/10/2014

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