Saturday, August 24, 2013

Braves Try To Bust Out Against Shelby Miller, Cardinals

In late July, a grisly season-ending injury to starter Tim Hudson galvanized the Atlanta clubhouse and helped set the Braves off on a 14-game winning streak, the longest in the Majors this year. Now that Jason Heyward's fractured jaw has left the Braves once again short a clubhouse leader and scrambling for depth at multiple positions, the next several weeks have become a crucial proving ground for the National League East leaders as they try to avoid backing into the playoffs.

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