The Atlanta Braves fell to the Philadelphia Phillies 7-3 yesterday in the closer of a three game series at Philadelphia’s Citizens Bank Park.
The July Fourth holiday travel period is officially underway. The 102-hour holiday period began yesterday evening at 6 pm and ends at midnight on Sunday, July 7th.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the Miami Marlins 6-3 last night in game two of a three game series at rain-soaked Turner Field.
In other Braves news from over the weekend, closing pitcher Craig Kimbrel has been selected to represent Atlanta on the National League roster in the 2013 MLB All Star Game, which is set for Tuesday, July 16th at Citi Field, home of the New York Mets. It marks Kimbrel’s third straight All-Star berth. First baseman Freddie Freeman is one of five players named to the NL Final Vote ballot. Fans can cast their ballots in the Final Vote at www.mlb.com thru this Thursday at 4 pm.
What does FREEDOM mean to you? To many, it is echoed in the ultimate price paid to ensure the independence of our nation. For others, it can mean being set free from anything holding them back. Atlanta-based counselor Dr. Karin Smithson, PhD believes that everyone is seeking freedom and empowerment of some form. It could be an addiction, an unhealthy relationship or anything that imprisons one from reaching his or her full potential.
The Rome Braves beat the Charleston Riverdogs 8-5 in 10 innings last night in the closer of a three game series in Charleston, South Carolina. The Braves scored three runs in the 10th to secure the victory. Rome once again rendered New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez hitless. Rodriguez rehabbed with Charleston for the second night in a row last night, along with Yankees shortstop Eduardo Nunez.
A flash flood watch has been issued by the National Weather Service that takes effect at 8 am this morning and remains in effect thru 8 am on Friday morning. Rainfall amounts of two to four inches are possible over the next few days.