Brian Snitker

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Dukes & Bell
April 04, 2019 - 6:19 pm
The Atlanta Braves got the win Wednesday night, but once again the bullpen put the game in question. Is manager Brian Snitker pulling the starters too early? Julio Teheran had a strong outing giving up only one run in five innings, but was pulled after only 91 pitches. Carl Dukes said it’s too...
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Ender Inciarte
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Jon Chuckery
March 30, 2019 - 2:07 pm
Atlanta Braves beat writer for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Gabe Burns joined Jon Chuckery Saturday to recap the team’s Opening Day loss to the Philadelphia Phillies and preview the next two games of this series between these teams. Braves center fielder Ender Inciarte belted out 15 hits during...
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The Midday Show
March 29, 2019 - 12:55 pm
Often times a coach asking his players to run through a brick wall for him is good for a team. What happens when that kind of loyalty becomes a bad thing? The Atlanta Braves fell in their season opener to the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday, 10-3. Seven of those runs came from the bullpen. It was...
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The Midday Show
March 21, 2019 - 2:05 pm
Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Sean Newcomb struggled, yet again, yesterday giving up three runs and five walks in his five-innings of work. The walks have been the biggest concern for Newcomb in Spring Training. He’s given up 15 walks over 17-innings of work. After the first two innings today,...
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The Midday Show
March 20, 2019 - 12:10 pm
Atlanta Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson said he's finally feeling back to "normal" following wrist surgery in November. He returned to the Braves lineup in early March as part of Grapefruit League action. It was his first plate appearance since leaving a game against the New York Mets back in...
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John and Hugh
March 18, 2019 - 8:03 am
Atlanta Braves Insider Joe Patrick joined John Fricke and Hugh Douglas Monday and discussed the mentality of the team so far this spring. "The mentality of this team is quite interesting," Patrick explained. "They are unanimously considered the underdog, and Brian Snitker enjoys that aspect of it...
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Ozzie Albies, Josh Donaldson
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Beau Johnson
March 17, 2019 - 1:52 pm
What makes an effective leader of men? If you were to ask 100 different people this question, you would probably get 100 different answers. Some say it's accountability, while others will say it's simply how relatable you are. Some mays say that an effective leader must have a presence that...
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Brian Snitker
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The Bunker Mentality
March 17, 2019 - 1:06 pm
Brian Snitker has been with the Atlanta Braves organization since 1977 (41 years) including three different stints as a coach for the Braves before becoming interim manager in 2016. "Snit," as he is more commonly known, was given a couple of one-year "prove it" contracts after taking over the team...
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Dukes & Bell
March 05, 2019 - 4:51 pm
Atlanta Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson made his first start of the spring Tuesday, but was overshadowed by pitcher Kyle Wright’s strong outing against the Yankees. Swanson went 1 for 2 with a run scored, but Wright's afternoon was wow worthy. Wright averaged a strikeout per inning and only gave up...
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Wendy Adams
November 14, 2018 - 9:49 am
The Atlanta Braves continue to rack up the awards for their unexpected, ahead-of-schedule 2018 season. YOUR 2018 National League Manager of the Year: Brian Snitker! #ChopOn pic.twitter.com/qDs4sTji2X — Atlanta Braves (@Braves) November 13, 2018 The Braves skipper received 17 of the 30 first-place...
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