Joe Patrick

Joe Patrick

Columnist

Joe Patrick is an Atlanta-based sports journalist covering the Atlanta Braves and Atlanta United. He is the managing editor of SB Nation’s Dirty South Soccer blog covering Atlanta United and regularly contributes to MLSsoccer.com’s coverage of the Five Stripes. He has also contributed to The Athletic. Joe is the founder, producer and co-host of the podcast Five Stripe Final.

Raised in Atlanta, Joe grew up indoctrinated in Atlanta sports via Blue Lot tailgates, fanatical fan sections, and Sunday morning burgers in The Gulch. 
 

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     Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Luiz Gohara
    © Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports
    February 14, 2019 - 2:10 pm

    We continue or march toward Atlanta Braves Spring Training — pitchers and catchers report to the team’s training facilities Friday. Despite some recent grumblings about the Braves' lack of...

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    © Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports
    February 13, 2019 - 3:42 pm

    Following on from last year’s trend, many of baseball’s top available free agents are left unsigned as teams across the league begin packing the busses and prepare to head to their respective warm...

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    Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Mike Foltynewicz
    © Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
    February 12, 2019 - 3:58 pm

    With pitchers and catchers set to report to the Atlanta Braves’ spring training this weekend, it’s about that time to take a look at what manager Brian Snitker and new pitching coach Rick Krantiz...

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    Atlanta Braves general manger Alex Anthopoulos
    © Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports
    February 11, 2019 - 3:52 pm

    Let’s talk about windows. Not the kind you soberly look through on another dreary Atlanta day from your office — I’m talking about championship windows. I’m talking about the fleeting moments that...

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