Atlanta Braves reliever Tyler Matzek nearly arrested during World Series victory parade (VIDEO)

The Atlanta Braves put 26 years of futility to rest earlier this week, capturing their first World Series championship since 1995 with a six game victory over the Houston Astros. The city of Atlanta hosted a victory parade for the champions this afternoon, and one key member of the team nearly found himself in trouble … Read more

Tearful Atlanta Braves star Ronald Acuña Jr. carted off field after suffering injury [Video]

UPDATE: OF Ronald Acuña Jr. underwent an MRI today that showed a complete tear of his right ACL. He will undergo season-ending surgery. — Atlanta Braves (@Braves) July 11, 2021 On Saturday night Atlanta Braves star Ronald Acuña Jr. had to be carted off the field after an apparent knee injury which he suffered while … Read more

Atlanta Braves star Marcell Ozuna arrested and charged with strangulation

According to a report from Jeff Passan, Atlanta Braves star Marcell Ozuna was arrested today and charged with aggravated assault strangulation and misdemeanor battery – family violence in Sandy Springs, Ga., according to jail records on the Fulton County (Ga.) website. Ozuna, who is 30, is a 2-time Major League Baseball All-Star. Stay tuned for … Read more

Video goes viral showing Kole Calhoun getting beat to foul ball by young fan, giving him a fist bump

On Friday night, Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Kole Calhoun made a fan for life. In fact, he probably made quite a few new fans after how he handled a play in the bottom of the fourth inning against the Atlanta Braves. The play happened when Calhoun made one hell of an attempt to catch a foul … Read more

Ronald Acuña makes amazing peer-pong throw from right field [VIDEO]

We’ve all heard of beer-pong, but this takes it to a new level. Atlanta Braves phenom Ronald Acuña threw a baseball from the outfield directly into a fan’s plastic cup of beer, much to the excitement of everyone around him: Ronald Acuña is playing some Beer Pong with the fans pic.twitter.com/UCYwPHxaaq — Wicked Boston (@WickedBoston_) … Read more

Report: Tigers interview Atlanta Braves catching coach Sal Fasano

The Detroit Tigers are continuing the search for their new manager following the retirement of Ron Gardenhire near the end of the shortened 2020 season. Several names have been tossed into the ring of candidates, including New York Yankees bench coach Carlos Mendoza and hitting coach Marcus Thames, a former Tigers slugger. And now you … Read more

Los Angeles Dodgers advance to 2020 World Series

The 2020 World Series is officially set! It will be the upstart Tampa Bay Rays taking on the perennial contender Los Angeles Dodgers, who were baseball’s best team in 2020 with a 43-17 record. Embed from Getty Images Cody Bellinger’s home run in the 7th inning lifted the Dodgers to the lead that they’d ultimately … Read more

Report: Atlanta Braves remove ‘Chop on’ slogan and sign for 2020 season

According to reports, the Atlanta Braves have officially removed both the ‘Chop on’ slogan and sign effective immediately, while the team still is considering their stance on the tomahawk chop/chant. From 97.1 The Ticket: The removal of the wooden sign came as the team changed its slogan from “Chop On” to “For The A” for … Read more

Washington Post writer says Texas Rangers need to change name

The NFL’s Washington Redskins will be unveiling their new name at some point today after deciding on a rebranding due to the fact that some Native American groups have described their name and logo as racially insensitive. Additionally, MLB’s Cleveland Indians have undergone discussions regarding their team name, as well as the Atlanta Braves discussing … Read more

Chicago Blackhawks provide update regarding team name

The sports world is undergoing a series of changes in the past few weeks, with the NFL’s Washington Redskins as well as MLB’s Cleveland Indians officially reviewing their team names. Additionally, the Atlanta Braves are discussing the use of the fan “Tomahawk Chop” celebration. And while there was recently a suggestion that it’s time to … Read more

Report: Atlanta Braves discussing elimination of ‘Tomahawk Chop’

According to a report from Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, the Atlanta Braves are keeping their team name but the ‘Tomahawk Chop’ is on the, well, chopping block. From The Athletic: The Braves do not intend to change their name, though discussions about the team’s use of the “Tomahawk Chop” are ongoing, sources said. “The … Read more

Atlanta Braves suffer huge blow as 4 test positive for COVID-19

According to reports, the Atlanta Braves have suffered a huge blow as Freddie Freeman is among four players in the organization to test positive for COVID-19. Brian Snitker is reporting that Freeman, who is still battling a fever, joins Will Smith, Pete Kozma, and Touki Toussaint as the players to test positive. Reports are that … Read more