Brian Snitker

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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Wendy Adams
November 13, 2018 - 9:59 am
Atlanta Braves phenom outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr. was named MLB's 2018 NL Rookie of the Year on Monday night. Ronnie ROY. Your 2018 NL Rookie of the Year: @ronaldacunajr24 . pic.twitter.com/7b6UX7EIR9 — MLB (@MLB) November 12, 2018 He received 27 first-place votes and three second-place votes to...
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 Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker
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October 15, 2018 - 10:36 am
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Braves and manager Brian Snitker have agreed to terms on a two-year contract with a club option for the 2021 season. The 2019 campaign will mark Snitker’s fourth at the helm of the Braves and his 43rd as a member of the organization. He was named interim manager on May 17,...
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Dukes & Bell
September 26, 2018 - 6:19 pm
The Athletic’s Dave O’Brien joined Dukes and Bell Wednesday to talk some Atlanta Braves with the guys. Dave gave the guys the latest on Dansby Swanson. “I think it’s too early to say definitevly, but I think it’s just inflammation and will be sore, but I don’t think there's any structural damage...
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
September 25, 2018 - 2:42 pm
Rick told John he wants the Atlanta Braves starting rotation to be in rhythm for when the Major League Baseball postseason starts. Rick challenged John as to why the Braves aren’t trying to go for it and catch the Chicago Cubs. John shot back that you know he is a "go for it guy" and is totally on...
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
September 10, 2018 - 11:46 am
Rick is the first to complain about the way Atlanta manager Brian Snitker handles the Braves bullpen. He thinks Snit is too quick to pull the starters and go to the bullpen which has been struggling more than helping. Rick credits Touki Toussaint for an impressive outing and thinks the bullpen hurt...
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Ronald Acuna
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Grant McAuley
March 28, 2018 - 8:48 pm
Ronald Acuña Jr. is still getting used to all the hype. He just spent his first big league spring training under the proverbial microscope, heralded not only as the top prospect in the Atlanta Braves organization but all of baseball. It’s an impressive distinction that brings with it incredible...
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 A.J. Minter
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Grant McAuley
February 20, 2018 - 2:22 pm
Perhaps no reliever in Atlanta Braves camp this spring brings as much excitement to the table as left-hander A.J. Minter. A strikeout machine with electric stuff and the mentality to match, Minter’s only major hurdle to reaching his potential has been getting healthy. And that’s a designation he’s...
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