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Series Preview: Nationals, June 30 – July 2

Editor’s Note: I wrote this. It was glorious. Then the internet crapped out and it deleted itself. What you are getting is a mixture of the best recollections and me mailing it in. I’m not sorry.) The last time the

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The 500: The First 100

The boys reconvene after Kyle had a week off to discuss the first 100 albums they’ve listened to, complete with fan questions, hot takes, Amazon reviews, and Stephen Ray Brown slander.

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The Evolution of Jace Peterson

The 2015 Braves aren’t supposed to be competing. Despite the insistence from the front office that this isn’t a rebuilding year, the number of young kids who were given roster spots at the beginning of the season told a different

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Series Preview: Mets, June 12-14

My, my, how the Mets have fallen back to Earth since we last saw them. Sure, they’re still first in the NL East, but despite a pitching staff headlined by Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, and rookie sensation Noah Syndergaard, they’re

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The 500: Episode 10 (410 – 401)

The 500 reaches a landmark, as the 100th album falls this week. Kyle is out of town, so Bennett is joined by Brad Blackburn and Stephen Ray Brown. The gang explores a lot of personal favorites, trashes Sinead O’Connor, listens

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About that Bullpen…

We all know the bullpen is horrible. They’ve been the worst in the league this year in most every measurable statistic, until recently being over taken for the honor of worst ERA by the Oakland A’s bullpen. Their horrible season,

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Series Preview: Pirates, June 5-7

K: BGS welcomes new blood to the Series Preview as young, impressionable Kyle Norton joins me in looking ahead to the Pirates series. First things first: what do you think about this particular Braves team, Kyle? Kyle: K, it’s good

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The 500: Episode 9 (420 – 411)

The boys return for Episode 9 of The 500, as they close in on the first 100 albums down. This week they enjoy a good amount of punk, as well as appearances by Clapton, McCartney, Bono, and Tom Waits.

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The 500: Episode 8 (430 – 421)

After unauthorized week long hiatus, the boys are back for week 8 of The 500. Bennett Garland and Kyle Norton discuss very important topics, such as whether compilation albums matter, why a playlist doesn’t count as an album, and how

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I Like Chris Withrow (And So Should You)

Yesterday, the Braves traded noted bad baseball player Alberto Callaspo and some spare parts for Atlanta heart-breaker Juan Uribe and RHP Chris Withrow. We don’t need to talk about who Uribe is. Sometimes he is sad.  Sometimes he makes me

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