Atlanta Braves right fielder Nick Markakis is off to best start of his career, says Bill Shanks of “The Bill Shanks Show”. He's hitting .340 with a .418 on base percentage, 49 hits (most in the National League), seven home runs and 28 RBI.
Golf teacher Bobby Hix will be inducted into the Macon, GA Sports Hall of Fame Thursday, May 10, 2018, along with Catherine Radar, Charlie Anderson, Eddie Ashley, Grant Serafy, Lee Stockslager, Shana Askey and Theron Ussery.
The Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 10-1 on April 29, 2018, finishing the month with a 16-11 record and putting the MLB team on pace to finish the season 96-66. That would be a 24 more wins than last season.
As the Atlanta Braves rebuild, Ronald Acuna and Ozzie Albies are giving fans hope they are future Hall of Famers with the star power and skills to help the MLB team eventually make another World Series run.
Sure, Calvin Ridley will probably be good for the Atlanta Falcons. Their first-round pick will probably be a nice complement to fellow former Alabama receiver Julio Jones. It’s never a bad thing to give quarterback Matt Ryan another weapon.
In an eight-game stretch through Monday night’s game in Cincinnati, as the Atlanta Braves’ relievers walked 30 batters in 26 innings. The Braves were 4-4 in those games, with relievers getting the loss in all four.
In season four of rebuilding process for the Atlanta Braves, young pitching talent is bubbling to the top. By the end of this season, we could even see a logjam of pitchers trying to get into the Atlanta rotation.