Tag "World Series"

Too Much Pod Tar: World Series Deep Dive

In the latest episode of Too Much Pod Tar, I was joined by a total of four guests. That includes two Atlanta Braves fans to break down them winning the World Series.

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Atlanta Braves Season Recap

The Atlanta Braves shocked the world and hoisted the Commissioner’s Trophy on Tuesday, closing out the World Series over the Houston Astros in six games. Despite losing their star player Ronald Acuna Jr. to a torn ACL on July 10, Marcell Ozuna to a domestic violence case, and Mike Soroka to an Achilles injury, the Braves found a way to overcome and conquer it all.

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World Series Game 6: Braves Blank Astros to Clinch

After the Houston Astros won Game 5, the World Series returned to Houston for at least one more game. Max Fried shut down the Houston bats and the Braves offense came alive to three homers on their way to a 7-0 clinching game.

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World Series Game 5: Braves’ Slam Not Enough to Close Out Astros

Far too often, surrendering a first-inning grand slam is a death sentence. However, that wasn’t the case for the Houston Astros, who allowed the Atlanta Braves to put up a four-spot in the first inning of Game 5 before mounting a comeback.

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World Series Game 4: Braves Back-to-Back Jacks Put Astros on Brink

The Houston Astros looked to be on their way to tying the World Series up at two games a piece. But it’s baseball, and everything can change in the blink of an eye. Or the stroke of a bat in a hitter’s hands. There were two huge swings that came in the seventh inning with the Atlanta Braves trailing. They would come back in the game to take a 3-1 series lead. They are not granted a chance to clinch in front of the Braves fans tonight in Game 5. 

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World Series Game 3: Braves Flirt With No-No, Edge Out Astros

The Atlanta Braves traveled home for Game 3 of the World Series on Friday and managed to no-hit the Houston Astros through 7.1 innings.

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World Series Game 2: Early Outburst Pushes Astros Past Braves

Rookie outfielder Jose Siri fueled a second-inning scoring parade against the Atlanta Braves in Game 2 of the World Series. This early surge gave the Houston Astros more than enough runs needed for a comfortable lead and eventual win, tying the series at one apiece.

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World Series Preview: Atlanta Braves vs. Houston Astros

The Atlanta Braves will meet the Houston Astros in the 117th World Series. Three of our top baseball writers give their keys to victory and drop their predictions.

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NLCS Recap: The Slipper Still Fits in Atlanta

Things looked bleak for the eventual NLCS champion Atlanta Braves when All-Star outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr. tore his ACL on July 10. At the time, the Braves were just 43-44 and couldn’t seem to get out of their own way. Now Cinderella has a date with the Houston Astros in the World Series.

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MLB World Series Favorites: A Closer Look

With the MLB season in full swing, bookmakers are constantly chopping and changing with teams going through form slumps as well as others who are in red hot form.

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