2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
95-67, 1st in AL West
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8hAlden Gonzalez

Braves' Fried says he's 'not against' pitching G5

Atlanta's Game 2 starter said, "We'll see how I feel over the next couple days," as the Braves look at pitching solutions in the wake of Charlie Morton's broken leg.

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9hJesse Rogers

Altuve shrugs off slump to help Astros take G2

Jose Altuve scored the first run of the night, then tallied the final one on a home run that moved him into a tie for second in postseason homers, as the Astros evened the World Series against the Braves.

Astros bounce back with Game 2 win to even series (2:49)
10h
How the Astros were able to rebound in Game 2 (1:47)
10h
Altuve goes yard to extend Astros' lead (0:42)
11h
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15h

Viewership for World Series opener up 17.5%

Atlanta's 6-2 victory over Houston in Game 1 of the World Series drew an average of 10,811,000 viewers, up 17.5% from last year's record low.

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Hour 1: You can get a DB anywhere...

The Braves win Game 1 of the World Series, Green Bay loses both Davante Adams & Allen Lazard to the COVID-19 list before their Thursday Night matchup with the Cardinals, and Roger Goodell says there's not enough information on Deshaun Watson to make a decision yet. Plus, Domonique Foxworth joins the show to talk about Mike Tomlin turning down USC and Tom Brady saying defensive players are dumb.

Braves take down Astros in Game 1 of the World Series (2:57)
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1dJesse Rogers

Baker on Astros' loss: 'Our team doesn't worry'

"We have the knack of bouncing back after losses," Houston manager Dusty Baker said after his team dropped Game 1 of the World Series to Atlanta on Tuesday night.

Gurriel thrown out at second base after near-homer (0:40)
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Braves add Wright, Gore; Meyers off Astros roster

The Braves added right-hander Kyle Wright and outfielder Terrance Gore to their roster ahead of Game 1 of the World Series, while the Astros added Marwin Gonzalez in place of injured outfielder Jake Meyers.

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2dMLB Betting Insiders

MLB World Series betting guide: Braves and Astros square off

The MLB season comes down the Atlanta Braves and Houston Astros playing for the World Series title. The Braves last won it all in 1995, while the Astros go for their 2nd title in the last five seasons. Here are our expert's picks.

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3dJesse Rogers

Astros not motivated by 'narratives,' just winning

The Astros, back on the national stage with the specter of their 2017 sign-stealing scandal still looming over them, say they're not out to prove anything -- they just want to win.

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3dJesse Rogers

Astros SP McCullers (arm) will miss World Series

Houston Astros right-hander Lance McCullers Jr., 28, who left Game 4 of the ALDS against the Chicago White Sox with forearm tightness, will miss the World series as his teammates battle the Atlanta Braves, beginning Tuesday.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs8631st
Batting Average.2671st
On Base Percentage.3391st
Slugging Percentage.4443rd
Earned Run Average3.767th
Quality Starts667th
WHIP1.238th
BAA.2283rd