Ronald Acuña Jr.

Ronald Acuña Jr.
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
June 08, 2019 - 12:46 pm
Andy Bunker explains why Ronald Acuña Jr.'s home run Friday night against José Ureña should put an end to the silly unwritten rules of baseball. "Acuna handled the situation perfectly," said Bunker. "He hit a home run off Ureña and proved that he is better than him by being better than him." Bunker...
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Duane Walker
June 06, 2019 - 12:34 am
The hottest name in Major League Baseball right now is Craig Kimbrel, who finally agreed to a deal worth $43 million with the Chicago Cubs. The particulars consist of $10 million this year, $16 million next year, and $17 million the third year with a $1 million buyout. Report via @Ken_Rosenthal :...
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Robb Tribble
May 25, 2019 - 7:46 pm
Robb Tribble asked which Atlanta Braves player, if any, are All-Stars? Freddie Freeman is an All-Star to him. That is not a question. He mentions John Smoltz's comments about Freddie Freeman being in the same conversation of Mike Trout . Willie Mays 2.0 and the rest of the Atlanta Braves all-star "...
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Ronald Acuna Jr. #13 of the Atlanta Braves
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
May 22, 2019 - 4:17 pm
Numbers never lie, right? Over his career batting in the leadoff spot, Ronald Acuña Jr. has 23 home runs and has slashed .332/.414/.638 in 353 plate appearances. Since he slid back atop the Braves’ batting order 11 games ago, the phenom is 16 for 45 (.356) with four dingers. A home run every 13...
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The Morning Show w/ John & Hugh
May 21, 2019 - 7:20 am
After another win Monday night, this time in San Francisco against the Giants, the Braves have won eight of their last 10 and are among the hottest teams in baseball. John and Hugh talk about the team expectations and if that has changed since the sweep at the hand of the Los Angeles Dodgers. They...
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The Morning Show w/ John & Hugh
May 20, 2019 - 9:34 am
FOX Sports Braves host Jerome Jurenovich joined John and Hugh on Monday morning and spoke about the Atlanta Braves getting hot since getting swept by the Los Angeles Dodgers. Jurenovich began by discussing Ronald Acuña Jr.'s move back to the leadoff spot. "Barry Bonds batted leadoff when he came up...
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The Morning Show w/ John & Hugh
May 20, 2019 - 8:21 am
The Atlanta Braves have won 5 of their last 6 series, including their most recent series win this weekend over MVP Christian Yelich and the Milwaukee Brewers. John Fricke and Hugh Douglas discuss the Braves recent hot streak and if that has changed expectations for the fans. Finish them, @...
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
May 16, 2019 - 10:57 am
Atlanta Braves starter Mike Soroka threw seven scoreless innings while Austin Riley shined in his debut in a 4-0 win over the St. Louis Cardinals. Riley hit a 438-foot home run in his second at-bat in his major league debut last night. WELCOME TO THE SHOW. @Braves prospect Austin Riley homers in...
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
May 14, 2019 - 9:21 am
The Atlanta Braves phenom outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr. was moved back into the leadoff spot for the first time this season on Friday, and it payed off. -- LEADOFF RONALD IS BACK. -- pic.twitter.com/bhBLQQJzrO — FOX Sports: Braves (@FOXSportsBraves) May 11, 2019 Acuña's eighth-inning home run was...
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Atlanta Braves left fielder Ronald Acuna Jr. makes a catch at the wall
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Duane Walker
May 12, 2019 - 12:43 am
Out of all the batters on the Atlanta Braves, who are the most feared by the opposing pitchers? If you said Freddie Freeman, Duane Walker agrees with you. But Ronald Acuña Jr. possess two threats, speedy on the bases and he can knock the ball over the fence. Being a double threat, Acuña should be...
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