LEADING OFF: Braves-Marlins melee, Cards soaring, Lester up
by: Associated Press — Yahoo Sports 12m
A look at what's happening around the majors Thursday:
by: Jon Tayler August 16, 2018 — Sports Illustrated 2h
MLB should set a precedent and suspend Jose Ureña 20 or 30 games, at a minimum, for intentionally pitching at Ronald Acuña Jr.
Keith Hernandez’s “You gotta hit him” comments on Ronald Acuña being hit with the first pitch of a game led to an uproar
by: Andrew Bucholtz — The Comeback 2h
The hottest take on the Braves' Ronald Acuña being drilled with the first pitch against the Marlins came from...SNY Mets' analyst Keith Hernandez?
by: N/A — MLB: Marlins 6m
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by: Sean O'Leary — The Score 2h
In the aftermath of Miami Marlins starter Jose Urena plunking Atlanta Braves phenom Ronald Acuna Jr. with his first pitch Wednesday night, Freddie Freeman, the longest-serving member of the Braves, came to the defense of his teammate. Freddie Freeman: “It
by: https://www.facebook.com/steve.gardner — USA Today 3h
Braves rookie phenom didn't get a chance to hit a record-breaking leadoff home run; he was hit on the elbow by Miami's Jose Ureña.
by: Marlins – CBS Miami — CBS Miami 3h
There were a different kind of fireworks during a divisional matchup at SunTrust Park Wednesday night.
by: Avery Yang — Deadspin 3h
The Braves’ Ronald Acuña Jr. has been raking as of late, hitting .471/.514/1.235 (!) over his last eight games, with eight homers over that time frame. He’s also led off with a homer in each of his last three games against the Marlins. In some players’s..
by: Charles Odum — Sun-Sentinel 3h
Braves rally on Swanson home run, tack on couple of insurance runs
by: AP — Fox Sports 3h
Swanson's 2-run homer fills power void for Atlanta in 5-2 win over Marlins after Acuna hit by Urena's first pitch, triggering melee
by: Gordon Dixon — Larry Brown Sports 4h
Keith Hernandez understands and agrees with Miami Marlins pitcher José Ureña hitting Ronald Acuña with a pitch that looked to be intentional. Acuña came into Wednesday's game between the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins on fire. He had hit home runs in...