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Braves & Phillies make history with the 1st 7-inning Double Header

KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – Sunday afternoon in Philly we saw history made, as the Braves played their first pair of seven inning doubleheader games. The top of the order stole the show as Ronald Acuna Jr and Freddie Freeman combined to go 11-for-16 in the two game sweep for Atlanta with four…Continue Reading

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Touki Toussaint was exactly what the Braves needed last night

KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – While it was just one start, Thursday night’s outing from Touki Toussaint was exactly what the Braves needed. Toussaint was electric through six-and-two-thirds, allowing three earned but the most impressive parts of his statline? Nine strikeouts and zero walks. For a guy that’s battled consistency with his fastball…Continue Reading

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Braves trim roster from 30 to 28 for rest of season

KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – Now that we are just about two weeks into the 2020 regular season, Thursday marked the day that all 30 clubs had to trim their rosters from 30 to 28. Initially, when the Players Association and Owners agreed to all the new rules and regulations for the shortened…Continue Reading