2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
4-1, 1st in NL East
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2hBradford Doolittle

Acuna feeling 'good', embracing cheerleader role

Outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr. can't help his Braves teammates on the field as he recovers from knee surgery, but he was on the field before Sunday's Game 2 of the NLCS, embracing his role as cheerleader and giving a rare bit of insight on his ongoing rehab.

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5h

J. Turner (neck) not in Dodgers' Game 2 lineup

Justin Turner, a Los Angeles stalwart who has played in 79 postseason games, was not in the lineup for Game 2 of the NLCS Sunday, as the Dodgers looked to even the series with the Braves in Atlanta.

Austin Riley walks it off for the Braves in Game 1 of the NLCS (0:51)
23h
Austin Riley lasers game-tying dinger down the left-field line (0:27)
23h
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HR 3: Lights Out!

Travis and Sliwa marveled on how well Kenley Jansen has been pitching during the NLDS. And, with the NLDS and the SF Giants done, the fellas looked ahead to the Dodgers' next opponent in the NLCS: The Atlanta Braves. Plus, reaction to Russell Westbrook's quote about the Lakers' winless Preseason. Also, "The Dump" with the 33rd anniversary of Kirk Gibson's Game 1 Home Run in the 1988 World Series.

Stephen A.: Dodgers-Braves should have been a divisional series (1:03)
2d
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2dBradford Doolittle

Braves roll with Fried to start NLCS vs. Dodgers

Max Fried, who pitched six shutout innings with nine strikeouts in Atlanta's Game 2 win over Milwaukee in the NLDS, will start against the Dodgers in Game 1 of the NLCS on Saturday.

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3dMLB Betting Insiders

MLB ALCS betting guide: Red Sox and Astros square off

There are four teams left in the MLB postseason as the Red Sox and Astros have a rematch of 2018 ALCS and the Braves face off against the XXXXX. Here are our experts' picks for the LCS round.

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Braves brace to be without OF Soler for NLCS

The Braves are preparing to play without outfielder Jorge Soler in the NL Championship Series as they await his clearance following his positive COVID-19 test.

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5dBradford Doolittle

Freeman's 'perfect ending' lifts Braves into NLCS

Freddie Freeman homered to deliver the Braves a 5-4 come-from-behind win over the Brewers on Tuesday and a second straight berth in the National League Championship Series.

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Braves to start Morton on short rest vs. Brewers

Atlanta's Charlie Morton, who threw 85 pitches Friday while working into the seventh inning of a 2-1 loss in Game 1, will start Game 4 on Tuesday. Milwaukee will counter with left-hander Eric Lauer.

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6dESPN

2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox advance to ALCS in style

There's nothing quite like October baseball. The Red Sox secured their spot in the ALCS on Monday, and there's plenty more drama to come as the Astros look to follow suit on Tuesday. Here's what we learned in a busy day of MLB playoff games.

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average3.888th
Quality Starts0Tied-23rd
WHIP1.2410th
BAA.2349th
Runs7908th
Batting Average.24412th
On Base Percentage.31912th
Slugging Percentage.4355th