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2016 Schedule
47-81, 5th in NL East
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Freeman takes scary fall into stands (0:35)

Lineup: Braves (46-81) at Diamondbacks (53-74)

  • 1. Ender Inciarte, CF (L)
  • 2. Adonis Garcia, 3B (R)
  • 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B (L)
  • 4. Matt Kemp, LF (R)
  • 5. Nick Markakis, RF (L)
  • 6. Anthony Recker, C (R)
  • 7. Dansby Swanson, SS (R)
  • 8. Gordon Beckham, 2B (R)
  • 9. Matt Wisler, RHP
  • Daily lineups

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How do Braves rank in intangibles?

Before he was hurt in June, Mallex Smith showed that he uses his speed nearly as well as any player in the major leagues. The same can't be said for Matt Kemp. And where does Freddie Freeman rank in terms of plate discipline? Dan Szymborski breaks it down. Ranking "intangible" tools (Insider)

Stats & Info

Wednesday's longest home runs

Entering Wednesday, only two of Adonis Garcia's 10 home runs on the year eclipsed 400 feet. No. 11 passed that mark by a landslide. Manny Machado, Evan Longoria, Paul Goldschmidt and Justin Upton round out the list.

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Kemp takes out anger on poor defenseless bat (0:23)
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Sean Newcomb pitching for Team USA?

Newcomb, acquired from the Angels in the Andrelton Simmons trade, has the potential to be Andrew Miller-like coming out of the bullpen, David Schoenfield writes. If the best U.S. players were allowed to participate, Newcomb could make the cut. 2020 U.S. Olympic dream team

Stats & Info

Monday's longest home runs

A pair of D-backs crushed long homers against the Braves, as Yasmany Tomas and Paul Goldschmidt paced the competition with blasts separated by a foot. Gary Sanchez and Freddie Freeman also went deep as part of multi-homer efforts.

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Braves want Kemp to get in better shape

In a radio appearance on Sunday, Atlanta GM John Coppolella said the team has told Matt Kemp to improve his physical regimen this offseason. “We see Matt Kemp as a player with a big upside,” Coppolella said. "He is not in shape and that's something we need to work on with him." Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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Braves hold steady in Power Rankings

Atlanta once again occupies the cellar of our rankings. But hey, at least Dansby Swanson is up with the team now to distract fans from that. Week 20 Power Rankings

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Lopez, Werth help Nationals beat Braves

Rookie Reynaldo Lopez struck out 11, Jayson Werth reached safely in his 46th straight game and the Washington Nationals pulled away from the Atlanta Braves 8-2 on Thursday night.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs47830th
Batting Average.24625th
On Base Percentage.31223rd
Slugging Percentage.36930th
Earned Run Average4.5525th
Quality Starts50Tied-25th
WHIP1.3720th
BAA.25614th

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