David Boyd

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Craig Kimbrel Shoulder Soreness Seems to Be Hurting Braves Even More

Less than two innings isn't much of a sample size, but since coming back from shoulder soreness, Craig Kimbrel hasn't looked much like the Craig Kimbrel of old. The Atlanta Braves closer blew his first save, giving up a double to Derek Dietrich, raising questions about how healthy he is and whether …

Atlanta Braves' Biggest Early-Season Surprises and Disappointments

The Atlanta Braves are a streaky team, so naturally they will pull off a thrilling comeback (Monday night) while mixing in some clunkers (two shutout losses).<p>To this point the Braves have been mostly up as they sport a 9-4 record and early division lead.<p>We have seen some surprising and …

Atlanta Braves’ Julio Teheran Proves Standing as Legitimate Ace

There’s no way that anyone thought that after one full season in the major leagues, <b>Julio Teheran</b> would be the ace of the <b>Atlanta Braves‘</b> pitching …

Atlanta Braves' Pregame Fireworks Accidentally Set American Flag on Fire

The Atlanta Braves wanted to put on a good show for their fans before their 2014 home opener on Tuesday, but things didn't go as planned.<p>During pregame introductions, the franchise decided to try something new. The plan was to shoot fireworks off from the top of the outfield scoreboard at Turner …

Braves Baseball: Grading Atlanta's Offseason Acquisitions

A week of play is in the books for the 2014 season, and the Atlanta Braves sit in the midst of a tight division race. Of course, not even midway through April, teams' records hardly matter. What's more important is how a team is actually performing and executing. If that is going well, the wins …

Overturned call helps Braves win | Reuters

Overturned call helps Braves win<p>WASHINGTON - Opening Day in the nation’s capital Friday was a matchup of starting pitchers who had been sick earlier in the week. But it was a call that was overturned by replay that left the Washington Nationals feeling ill after Chris Johnson hit a sacrifice fly in …

Braves Baseball: 5 Things We Learned About Atlanta in Spring Training

With spring training winding down and the first pitch of regular-season baseball on this continent on the horizon, it is as good a time as any to take stock in what we have learned this March.<p>Necessary spring training caveat: Statistics and records from spring training are often misleading and …

Why Atlanta Braves Can Afford to Lose Kris Medlen

Kris Medlen removed himself from a game against the Mets Sunday afternoon in the fourth inning with a strained forearm.<p>In a worst-case scenario, Medlen needs Tommy John surgery again.<p>Fans and reporters took to social media to express their thoughts about Medlen's early exit.<p>However, it may not be …

Jason Heyward Gives Atlanta Braves Teammates Playstation 4s

Something tells me that Jason Heyward just became a very popular player in the Atlanta Braves locker room.<p>Braves pitcher Alex Wood tweeted after practice on Friday that Heyward had surprised everyone with their own Playstation 4 consoles. Considering the console goes for about $400, Heyward must …

Fall's Most Anticipated Haircuts

10 celebrity-inspired looks for fall.<p>With fall collections already being glimpsed here and there, the time is right to think about heading into the new season with a fresh look. And what better way than with a sharp, of-the-moment haircut? Here, we take inspiration from the latest silhouettes, …