#The Atlanta Braves

Braves Get Huge Win, Suffer Huge Loss

With a 6-2 win over the Houston Astros in Game 1 of the 2021 World Series, the Atlanta Braves had their biggest win of the season. In the third inning of the same game, they suffered one of their biggest loses. The game started with arguably the most exciting three-batter...
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2021 World Series: Astros vs. Braves Game 2 live stream, TV channel, watch online, odds, time for MLB playoffs

The Atlanta Braves and the Houston Astros will play Game 2 of the 2021 World Series on Wednesday night. The Braves won Game 1 on Tuesday in Houston in dominating fashion. As such, a Game 2 victory would put them in command of the series as it shifts to Atlanta. The Game 2 pitching matchup will pit Braves lefty Max Fried against Astros righty José Urquidy.
Midland Daily News

Soler, Braves overcome Morton injury, top Astros in Game 1

HOUSTON (AP) — A healthy swing by Jorge Soler powered the Atlanta Braves to a smashing start in the World Series. In the lineup for the first time since a positive COVID-19 test, Soler became the first player to begin a World Series with a home run and the Braves, despite the loss of pitcher Charlie Morton to a broken leg, hushed the Houston Astros 6-2 Tuesday night in Game 1.

World Series: Jorge Soler leads off Braves' Game 1 win with historic HR

It took three pitches for the Atlanta Braves to make history in the 2021 World Series. Then they took a 1-0 lead in the series. In the first plate appearance of this year's version of the Fall Classic, Braves slugger Jorge Soler homered off Houston Astros pitcher Framber Valdez for an unprecedentedly quick 1-0 lead in Game 1.
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Once more, Yankees are in full winter mode as the World Series plays on

NEW YORK – Another World Series has begun without the Yankees. To review, seven different American League teams have won the pennant since the Yankees’ last World Series appearance in 2009. Four of those clubs have made multiple trips to the Series, including the rival Boston Red Sox. And for...

You get a free taco thanks to Atlanta Braves’ Ozzie Albies

Are you getting hungry? America will get a free Taco Bell taco thanks to Atlanta Braves player Ozzie Albies. Albies stole second base during Game 1 of the World Series against the Houston Astros, which activated Taco Bell’s “Steal a base, steal a taco” promotion. [World Series schedule: Here’s when...

World Series starts with both teams in court of public opinion

As Michael Brantley came up to bat in the fifth inning an advert for a gym flashed up on electronic hoardings with the slogan ‘Home of the Judgement Free Zone’. It could easily have served as the motto of a raucous and roofed Minute Maid Park, the Astros’ safe and loving place, hermetically sealed off from the harsh verdicts of a suspicious outside world.

Talking Chop Podcast Episode 322: A Game 1 win and a high-profile injury

On Tuesday, the Atlanta Braves won a World Series game for the first time since 1996. The win gave the Braves a 1-0 advantage in the 2021 Fall Classic, though the team also suffered a high-profile injury to a core piece of the roster. Overall, there was a lot to discuss from what was a marathon game, and the Talking Chop Podcast broke it all down.

Braves pitcher Tyler Matzek overcomes anxiety to make it back to big leagues

The Atlanta Braves are playing in their first World Series in 22 years thanks in part to the dominant pitching from Tyler Matzek. But the lefty reliever almost didn’t make it to this stage in his career. That is what makes his journey to the mound more inspiring. Matzek went...

Braves take Series opener...Lakers win without LeBron

HOUSTON (AP) — Making his first start since testing positive for COVID-19, Jorge Soler became the first player to begin a World Series with a home run, and the Atlanta Braves, despite the loss of pitcher Charlie Morton to a broken leg, hushed the Houston Astros 6-2 in Game 1. Boosted by a strong bullpen effort, a two-run homer by Adam Duvall and a late sacrifice fly from Freddie Freeman, the Braves coasted in their first Series appearance since Chipper Jones and the Big Three aces ascended in 1999. Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa and the Astros mostly looked lost at the plate. This is their third World Series in five seasons — and first since their illegal sign-stealing scheme was revealed.

2021 MLB Playoffs: Astros vs Braves: This is how the 2021 World Championships is played; Timetable, game schedule and where to watch MLB Fall Classic live on TV

TWe have selected the guests in 2021 World Championships, where the Atlanta Braves will face the Houston Astros To select a new major league champion. The The Astros arrived after Alex Cora left the Red Sox on the field, while Atlanta was responsible for eliminating the champ Dodgers. Los Angeles in six games.

Dusty Baker on Astros' Game 1 Loss to Braves: 'We Didn't Give it Away'

Houston Astros manager Dusty Baker gave credit to his opponent after the Atlanta Braves earned a 6-2 win in Game 1 of the World Series. "Sometimes you get beat. Sometimes you give it away. We didn’t give away anything tonight," Baker told reporters. "They played a good game." The Braves...

2021 World Series schedule: Astros vs. Braves times, TV channel, dates for MLB playoffs

The 2021 World Series is underway, and the Atlanta Braves have the series lead over the Houston Astros. The Braves took Game 1 on Tuesday night on the road. Jorge Soler hit a leadoff homer for Atlanta and the team never looked back. Game 2 is set for Wednesday night at Minute Maid Park, and Houston will try to even the series before the Fall Classic heads to Atlanta.