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Twitter Web App : Imagine pitching on a national stage, in the World Series, with a broken leg.

That's what Braves pitcher Charlie Morton did Tuesday night. He got three outs (2 Ks) on a fractured fibula.

The sky keeps falling in Atlanta. But the sky keeps missing.…

TweetDeck : Brewers GM Matt Arnold has withdrawn his name from consideration for the Mets President of Baseball Operations, a source tells The Athletic.

Here is what we’re hearing about the Mets’ search.

✍️ Britt Ghiroli & Tim Britton…

Twitter Web App : Matt Arnold has withdrawn his name from consideration for the Mets President of Baseball Operations job, per source. He is expected to remain with the Brewers as GM.

Twitter Web App : The Atlanta Braves made four big acquisitions this season for Adam Duvall, Jorge Soler, Joc Pederson and Eddie Rosario.

In Game 1 of the World Series, those four players were a combined 6-18 with 2 home runs and 4 RBI.



TweetDeck : The Alameda County board of supervisors took a non-binding vote Tuesday on whether to consider supporting an Enhanced Infrastructure Financing District (EIFD) to fund a new ballpark for the Oakland A's at Howard Terminal.

The vote passed 4-1.


Twitter Web App : Game 1 of the World Series goes to the Atlanta Braves.

For the 3rd time in franchise history, all nine starters in the Braves' World Series starting lineup recorded a hit:

◻️ Game 3 — 1999
◻️ Game 5 — 1948
◻️ Game 1 — 2021

(H/T MLB Stats)

TweetDeck : Braves starting pitcher Charlie Morton exited Game 1 of the World Series in the third inning with an ankle injury.

Morton was injured on Yuli Gurriel's comebacker, which went off Morton's right ankle, a source told Ken Rosenthal.…

TweetDeck : The Braves are the first team in World Series history to score in each of the first three innings of Game 1, according to the FOX Sports: MLB) 's Twitter Profile">FOX Sports: MLB broadcast.

Atlanta now up 5-0 over Houston in Game 1

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TweetDeck : “The Native American community in that region is wholly supportive of the Braves program, including 'The Chop.’”

— MLB commissioner Rob Manfred defends the Atlanta Braves’ name and popular fan celebration ‘The Chop.’…


Jorge Soler is the only player in MLB history to accomplish this feat 🤯

🎥 MLB | H/T Baseball Reference

Twitter Web App : Ahead of Game 1 of the World Series, Shohei Ohtani was presented with the Commissioner's Historic Achievement Award 🏆

The award is given to a group or person who has made a 'major impact on the sport' of baseball.

TweetDeck : ⚾ World Series Game 1
🆚 Braves-Astros
⏰ 8:09 p.m. ET
🏟️ Minute Maid Park
📍 Houston, Texas

Follow along with live updates ⤵️…

Twitter Web App : Astros or Braves? Who takes home the Commissioner's Trophy? What about the MVP?

MLB coaches, players and scouts off their predictions ⤵️…