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Did Freddie Freeman Become a Top 10 Ballplayer?

Folks………… we still exist. Since the last time we’ve posted anything Dansby Swanson has been called up, Fat Kemp has been acquired, Ender Inciarte has proven has worth, and the team as a whole has continued to be mostly bad.

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BGS’s 2016 Prospect List

We know you love us. We get it. Our writing is top notch, our graphics are pretty, and the only thing about our devil-may-care attitude that you don’t like is the fact that we so rarely manage to put it

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FNWGG: David Bowie Tribute Edition

Guitar George: I will be honest. I liked David Bowie. I enjoyed the little I had heard of his music. I respected the fact that he was a true “artist,” but my respect was vague and distant. The truth is,

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Beyond The 500 – The Southeast’s 25 Best Songs of the 1980s

Editor’s Note: The 500 may be dead, but Harris isn’t. At the end of August, Pitchfork put out a list of the 200 Best Songs of the 1980s. This was followed a month later by PopMatters’ 100 Greatest Alternative Singles

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Series Preview: Cardinals, October 2 – 4

“The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” – Leo Tolstoy Behold, friends. The end is nigh. The Braves wrap up their final home stand and the 2015 season against the St. Louis Cardinals, mercifully ending a season that

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Series Preview: Nationals, Sep 29-Oct 1

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The Washington Nationals allowed an inside the park grand slam this past weekend against the Phillies–the now undisputed worst team in baseball. They also managed to lose their closer for a few games due to a “family” incident. Oh, and

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Series Preview: Marlins, September 25-27

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In the midst of grief, a sliver of hope. Somehow, our Atlanta Braves just wrapped up a series in which we took two of three from the division-leading Mets. While the first game dealt Shelby Miller his 16th loss of

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Series Preview: Mets, September 21-23

So the last Series Preview was Brad’s brilliant video, and the last Mets preview was G.W. Frog’s incredible debut. Tonight we start another series against said Mets, and I honestly have no idea how I’m going to follow up on

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Series Preview: Phillies, September 18 – 20

The final series against the Phillies in the 2015 series warranted a special preview. A preview that went beyond simple words on a page.

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Series Preview: Jays, September 15 – 17

Do you remember the tale of the Battle of Thermopylae? Not the horribly shot Gerard Butler vehicle, but the real life version where a small force of Greeks got wiped off the face of the Earth by an overwhelming Persian

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