Sean Newcomb

Atlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
April 16, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Atlanta Braves starter Sean Newcomb was sent down to Triple-A Gwinnett on Sunday following a disastrous performance against the New York Mets on Saturday. Newcomb has struggled with his command dating back to Spring Training, and even last season. In 2018, Newcomb walked 81 batters in 164 innings,...
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
April 16, 2019 - 1:29 pm
The Atlanta Braves starting rotation has been a work in progress. Between injuries with Mike Foltynewicz (elbow) and evaluating the young arms, it's been a shuttle service back-and-forth from Triple-A Gwinnett. The Braves have played 15 games in which they've used six starters. With Folty returning...
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
April 15, 2019 - 12:43 pm
There was a lot of movement over the weekend for the Atlanta Braves starting rotation and bullpen. Prior to Saturday's game, Touki Toussaint was called up to the big leagues as an addition to the Braves relief while starter Kyle Wright was optioned back down to Triple-A Gwinnett. But those aren't...
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Dukes & Bell
March 26, 2019 - 4:56 pm
Braves Hall of Famer and Fox Sports Analyst John Smoltz joined Dukes & Bell to talk about the Braves young pitching staff, just how important is a bullpen to a team, plus where should Ronald Acuna hit in the lineup. Smoltz talked about teams having patience with young pitchers. “The interesting...
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Dukes & Bell
March 25, 2019 - 5:07 pm
The Braves have announced their first three starting pitchers to open the season, and surprise surprise the team will start Bryse Wilson and Kyle Wright will start the second and third games of the season after Julio Teheran takes the mound in the season opener on Thursday. Carl talked about being...
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Dukes & Bell
March 22, 2019 - 4:11 pm
The Athletic’s Dave O’Brien joined Dukes & Bell to talk about the end of spring training for the Atlanta Braves, who the team should have in the starting rotation, how big of an impact Brian McCann could have this season, and how much of Johan Camargo can we expect to see? O’Brien said the team...
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The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
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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Dukes & Bell
March 15, 2019 - 3:50 pm
Another day in March, means another day the Atlanta Braves get closer to Opening Day. The guys wondered if Ronald Acuña Jr. could be an MVP candidate in his second year in the majors. Carl Dukes said that he thinks Acuña can put up the numbers for an MVP-type season if he bats in the cleanup spot...
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Atlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb
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Joe Patrick
March 07, 2019 - 8:33 am
Today, we’re taking stock of how the Atlanta Braves pitching battle by looking at how three players are trending — up and down — compared to their squad standing entering spring training in February. Let’s get to it. THREE UP Kyle Wright Off the back of his second outstanding outing of spring...
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Dukes & Bell
February 27, 2019 - 4:18 pm
As spring training is now in full swing, the guys on Dukes & Bell decided to take a look at the Braves' bullpen situation. Last year the team’s bullpen hit the proverbial wall when it got deeper into the season and was something the team wanted to improve. Carl Dukes said he thinks the bullpen...
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