Ronald Acuña Jr.

Atlanta Braves left fielder Ronald Acuna Jr.
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May 08, 2018 - 10:54 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Ronald Acuna Jr. hit the third home run of his sensational rookie season and the Atlanta Braves beat the Tampa Bay Rays 1-0 on Tuesday night. Sean Newcomb (3-1) allowed two singles in six innings and has thrown 13 scoreless innings over his last two starts for the Braves...
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Atlanta Braves left fielder Ronald Acuna Jr.
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May 06, 2018 - 12:07 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Bruce Bochy kept the faith when San Francisco's hitters struggled in the first three weeks of the season. The Giants suddenly are showing that their manager had good reason to remain confident. Buster Posey and Andrew McCutchen each had three of San Francisco's 18 hits and the hot-...
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Atlanta Braves center fielder Ronald Acuna Jr.
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
April 30, 2018 - 11:51 am
Rick and John give their thoughts on the Atlanta Braves after their weekend in Philly against the Phillies. We hear from Braves pitcher Brandon McCarthy talking about the play of second baseman Ozzie Albies. Rick called the Braves must-watch TV and mentioned the young players who are making that a...
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Atlanta Braves
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April 29, 2018 - 8:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tucked in the corner of the Atlanta Braves clubhouse, Ozzie Albies couldn't button the cuff of his shirt. He called over Ronald Acuna Jr., and the two struggled for about a minute before completing the task. While getting dressed up may still be a bit of a challenge, the two...
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Atlanta Braves center fielder Ronald Acuna Jr.
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April 27, 2018 - 12:01 am
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Atlanta Braves' youth movement is going long. Ronald Acuna Jr. and Ozzie Albies, the two youngest players in the major leagues, both homered and combined for five RBIs to lead Atlanta over the Cincinnati Reds 7-4 Thursday and give the Braves a split of the four-game series...
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Atlanta Braves left fielder Ronald Acuna Jr.
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April 26, 2018 - 4:30 am
CINCINNATI (AP) — Prized prospect Ronald Acuna Jr. looked like a polished veteran. The 20-year-old Acuna singled and scored the tying run in the eighth inning of his big league debut, and the Atlanta Braves went on to beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-4 Wednesday night. Acuna became the youngest player in...
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Dukes & Bell
April 25, 2018 - 4:40 pm
Joining the show to discuss the Atlanta Braves and Ronald Acuña’s call up from Triple-A Gwinnett is Braves Live analyst Brian Jordan. “After two seasons of hearing how good this kid is, and hearing how Chipper Jones believes he was better at that age than he was, I’m happy to see them finally call...
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
April 25, 2018 - 11:45 am
Rick and John celebrate the Atlanta Braves, who have offically called up No. 1 prospect Ronald Acuña Jr. to the bigs. We talk to our Braves insider Grant McAuley about Acuna's success in the minors and what fans should expect from him in Atlanta. They also talk about the starting rotation and the...
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Ronald Acuna Jr.
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Grant McAuley
April 25, 2018 - 1:37 am
The wait is over. The Atlanta Braves officially promoted top prospect Ronald Acuña Jr. from Triple-A Gwinnett on Wednesday. He joined the big league club in Cincinnati, where he is batting sixth in the starting lineup and playing left field against the Reds. Initial indications that Acuña could be...
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Ronald Acuna Jr.
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Grant McAuley
April 13, 2018 - 12:26 pm
The Braves Mailbag is a weekly feature here on 929thegame.com . You can submit your questions to Grant McAuley on Twitter ( @grantmcauley ). Let’s dive into the inaugural edition of the mailbag to check the status of some young players, roster decisions that are looming and just what the Braves hot...
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