Losing to the Marlins on Monday was a tough blow, given that the Braves lead for most of the game and got an outstanding performance from Huascar Ynoa. His efforts have become increasingly consistent, which bodes well for his long-term outlook in Atlanta. He was backed by yet another impressive showing from Ronald Acuna, who continues his absolute rampage. The accolades will be piling up for him after the season if he continues producing at anywhere near his current rate.
The Atlanta offense and bullpen just could not quite hold up their ends on Monday, effectively wasting the performance from Huascar Ynoa.
Demetrius looks at the umpiring problem that has seemingly continuously gotten worse over the past few seasons, especially in the replay office.
This seems nearly impossible, but it may actually be the case if the first ten games of the season can be taken as evidence.
Absolutely electric sequence from Acuna here.
Greinke literally threw a 51.5 MPH pitch in a major league game.
Shohei Ohtani is a treat to watch, especially when he’s producing the highest exit velocity in baseball for the season.
Unfortunately for the Angels, they now lose third baseman Anthony Rendon to the IL.