2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
12-13, 3rd in NL Cent
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2h

Freeman calls Miller Park 'Little League field'

No one on the Braves will seemingly be happier to leave Milwaukee's Miller Park than Freddie Freeman, as the first baseman bashed the ballpark as a "bad-lit Little League field" on Saturday.

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Kemp crushes three home runs (1:11)
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Freeman's 2-run shot breaks 9th-inning tie (0:25)
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Brewers' Thames (hamstring) back in lineup

Eric Thames, who left Wednesday's game with tightness in his left hamstring, was back in the Brewers' lineup for Friday night's game against the Braves.

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Brewers OF Eric Thames went 1-for-3 with two walks and two runs scored Wednesday vs. the Reds, marking the first time in seven games against the Cincinnati this season that he didn't have a home run or RBI. (Photo: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

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Teams really should fear this beard when it's up to bat. 1B Eric Thames' total home run distance is now matched or approaching those posted by entire rosters this season.

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Thames has no problem being drug tested (0:30)

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Brewers 1B Eric Thames joined Hall-of-Famer Willie Stargell as the only players to hit 8 HR in April against one team (Thames against the Reds, Stargell in 1971 against the Braves (via Elias Sports Bureau).

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Eric Thames has 11 HR in April, the most by a Brewers player in that month. He's the first player in modern MLB history to homer in each of his first 6 games versus an opponent. (Via Elias Sports Bureau)

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Thames paying no mind to doubters of his hot start (2:06)
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BBTN: Unwritten rules, Harper, Ankiel, more

Before a conversation with former big leaguer Rick Ankiel, Buster Olney welcomes Alex Speier and Jayson Stark to discuss the discipline for Red Sox P Matt Barnes. Plus, Buster and Jayson weigh in on Madison Bumgarner's comments on his injury, Eric Thames' success and Bryce Harper being in the zone. Also, Sarah Langs stops by to play "The Numbers Game."

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs1313rd
Batting Average.24714th
On Base Percentage.32215th
Slugging Percentage.4762nd
Earned Run Average4.4925th
Quality Starts7Tied-27th
WHIP1.4729th
BAA.27229th

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