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Cole Hamels makes his return to a Major League mound tonight

Cole Hamels makes his return to a Major League mound tonight

By KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – While it took a lot longer than anyone could’ve anticipated seven months ago, Cole Hamels makes his return to a Major League mound tonight, as the Braves and Orioles wrap up their three game series in Baltimore. The 36 year old southpaw missed all of Spring Training…More

Braves sign veteran Pablo Sandoval to a minor league deal

Braves sign veteran Pablo Sandoval to a minor league deal

By KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – On Monday, the Braves brought in a familiar name, signing veteran Pablo Sandoval to a minor league deal. Sandoval, a three-time World Series champion with the San Francisco Giants was in his second go-round with the Giants, after a three year stint with the Boston Red Sox.…More

This is a big week for the Braves’ starting rotation!

This is a big week for the Braves’ starting rotation!

By KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – With less than two weeks left in the regular season, the Braves enter tonight’s series opener in Baltimore with a three-and-a-half game lead over the now second place Marlins, as Miami swept a twin bill from Philly yesterday in South Florida. With the loss, the Phils now…More

The Braves are a team with no quit in them!

The Braves are a team with no quit in them!

BY KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – Over the course of a baseball season, there’s going to be days you get to the ballpark and it doesn’t look like it’s going to be your day. For the Braves, through two innings last night, it was looking like Thursday was going to be that day.…More

Ozzie Albies is BACK! Good News at last for Braves fans!

Ozzie Albies is BACK! Good News at last for Braves fans!

By KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – Wednesday morning, the Braves activated Ozzie Albies from the Injured List after missing the last 27 games with a bone contusion in his right wrist. Initially, the injury appeared relatively minor when it initially occurred, Albies has been on the shelf for nearly half of the 2020…More

Freeman’s HUGE Grand Slam Weekend

Freeman’s HUGE Grand Slam Weekend

By KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – Baseball can be a really funny (and maddening) game. The best part about this crazy game is the fact you can watch it day in and day out, 162 times a summer, and continue to see something you’ve never seen before. Take Freddie Freeman’s weekend for example.…More

Duvall and Ozuna make history in Boston!

Duvall and Ozuna make history in Boston!

KEVIN MACALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – Wednesday night, Adam Duvall and Marcell Ozuna became the answer to a trivia question as they became the first pair of teammates to have three homer performances in back-to-back contests. In 151 years of Major League Baseball, the feat had never been accomplished, which is truly mind boggling.…More

No deals for the Braves at the trade deadline

No deals for the Braves at the trade deadline

KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – As the clock ticked closer and closer to the 4pm Trade Deadline on Monday, Braves fans were all holding their collective breath that a deal could get worked out to land another starting pitcher to the mix. However, as four o’clock came and went, disappointment spread across social…More

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