Ozzie Albies

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The Midday Show
April 19, 2019 - 1:29 pm
The Atlanta Braves were swept by the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1 on Thursday afternoon. But, it's not just the bullpen that's been the problem. Add the Braves bats to the list of what's going in the wrong direction. The #Braves hit the road after a 4-1 loss to the Diamondbacks on Thursday. @...
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Ronald Acuña Jr.
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John and Hugh
April 16, 2019 - 6:50 am
John Fricke and Hugh Douglas talked about who the most important Atlanta athlete is right now as far as their team’s success. Is it Matt Ryan, Trae Young, Ronald Acuña Jr., or Josef Martinez. After both Fricke and Douglas agreed that the answer is Matt Ryan, the conversation shifted to Ronald Acuña...
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Dukes & Bell
April 12, 2019 - 5:50 pm
FOX Sports South Braves analyst Paul Byrd joined Dukes & Bell Friday to talk about the umpiring issues on Thursday night, Ozzie Albies' new contract, and who he compared Max Fried to. Byrd talked about the umpiring issues on Thursday night. “There’s pitches that are on the outside corner that...
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The Midday Show
April 12, 2019 - 1:51 pm
Prior to Thursday night's game against the New York Mets, the Atlanta Braves announced they agreed to a seven-year, $35 million extension with second-baseman Ozzie Albies. The Atlanta Braves today agreed to terms with INF Ozzie Albies on a seven-year contract extension through 2025 worth $35...
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Ozzie Albies
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John and Hugh
April 12, 2019 - 7:35 am
John Fricke and Hugh Douglas break down Ozzie Albies' new contract with the Atlanta Braves that will pay him $35 million over the next seven years. Fricke talked about how several national publications have slammed this deal as one of the worst contracts for a player in MLB history. “If you and I...
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Ozzie Albies
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April 11, 2019 - 3:02 pm
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Braves today agreed to terms with INF Ozzie Albies on a seven-year contract extension through 2025 worth $35 million, with club options for the 2026 and 2027 seasons. The deal begins this season. Albies, 22, is hitting .364 (16-for-44) with one home run and a .929 OPS so far...
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Atlanta Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies
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Knox Bardeen
April 04, 2019 - 10:29 am
In today's baseball, chock-full of advanced analytics that feed us trajectories and wonderful cameras that can show exactly what spin rate does to a pitch, it’s easier to understand the pressure and incredibly brief decision-making process batters go through in determining whether a pitch is going...
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Dukes & Bell
April 03, 2019 - 6:05 pm
The Athletic’s beat writer for the Braves Dave O’Brien joined Dukes & Bell to talk about Ronald Acuña ’s new deal, who the Braves might try to lock up next, plus what does Folty’s return mean for the bullpen? Dave gave the guys the latest on Bobby Cox. “He’s still in the hospital obviously.” O’...
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Atlanta Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies
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Joe Patrick
April 02, 2019 - 8:57 am
The Atlanta Braves’ 8-0 demolition of the Chicago Cubs in front of more than 41,000 fans at SunTrust Park for the team’s home opener Monday night was just the cleanse the team needed. The Braves dropped three consecutive games to start the season on the road against their NL East rival Philadelphia...
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Atlanta Braves third baseman Josh Donaldson (20) celebrates with Atlanta Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies
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Joe Patrick
March 27, 2019 - 4:15 pm
There’s a reason why, in sports, we so often hear young players — specifically a collection of young talent — referred to as “crops.” It makes sense. The metaphorical seed is planted the moment their name is announced as the team’s newest draftee/signee, and over time those seedlings grow and until...
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