Kahn: The Year Of The Long BallMLB has set a record for most home runs in a season. How'd we get there?
Nats Hand Braves Loss Assuring Atlanta Of Sub-.500 SeasonRookie left-hander Luiz Gohara (1-2) surrendered four runs and 11 hits in 6 1/3 innings.
Knowing Position Limits For Your League Comes In To Play With Two Weeks LeftEvery fantasy baseball league has different rules, it seems, so know the position limits for your league is really important right now. Making sure you maximize all your starts for pitchers and position players could make the difference in your league standings at the end of the season.
Gsellman Leads Mets Over Braves 5-1, Eliminates AtlantaAtlanta was eliminated from postseason contention and must win its remaining 14 games to avoid a losing record in four straight seasons for the first time since it had seven in a row from 1984-90.
Dickey Allows 5 As Braves Fall To MetsFreddie Freeman hit his 27th homer for Atlanta to make it 5-1 in the sixth, but the Mets tacked on two more runs in the seventh to cruise.
Folty Exits Early, Braves Lose To NatsAfter waiting out a 30-minute rain delay at the start of the game, Foltynewicz allowed three runs in four innings.
Kahn: Reflecting On the Cleveland Indians' Win StreakFans typically don't remember team win streaks like they do other records.
Braves Score 7 Off Scherzer In Victory Over NatsAtlanta scored six runs in the seventh, and five were charged to Scherzer (14-6), who walked the bases loaded and remained in the game despite having thrown 114 pitches.
Kahn: No Such Thing As Meaningless BaseballA beautiful day at the ballpark is still enjoyable, even if the two teams stink.
Homer-happy Rangers Take Easy Win Over BravesR.A. Dickey (9-9) allowed eight hits, three walks and seven runs — six earned — in 4 1/3 innings.
5 MLB Aces No One Saw Coming In 2017The 2017 MLB season has been dominated by offense, but that doesn't mean there haven't been great pitching performances. While the usual suspects like Clayton Kershaw, Max Scherzer, Chris Sale and Corey Kluber have all been unsurprisingly dominant, there have also been major breakouts from a number of young arms.
Kahn: The Astros And Hurricane HarveyA baseball game won't fix Houston's problems. But it will help.