All-Star Ballot update June 21 2022

All-Star Ballot update June 21 2022

Below are the complete standings for Phase 1 of fan voting for the 2022 MLB All-Star Game presented by Mastercard as of the first ballot update. CATCHERS1. Willson Contreras, Cubs – 801,6302. Travis d’Arnaud, Braves – 471,9213. Yadier Molina, Cardinals – 454,6854. Tyler Stephenson, Reds – 370,4535. Will Smith, Dodgers – 323,8946. James McCann, Mets … Read more

Travis d’Arnaud, Michael Harris II homer in Braves win

Travis d'Arnaud, Michael Harris II homer in Braves win

CHICAGO — Hall of Fame manager Bobby Cox used to always say, “You play the schedule.” In other words, you don’t change your approach based on whether the current portion of a schedule is deemed easy or difficult. Well, the Braves have righted themselves while spending the past few weeks cruising through an easy portion … Read more

Riley Greene reaches base 4 times in debut win over Rangers

Riley Greene reaches base 4 times in debut win over Rangers

DETROIT — Ever since the Tigers drafted Riley Greene fifth overall in 2019, his baseball skills have been under a microscope. But beyond the sweet swing, quick strides and instinctive play, there’s this: He hates to lose. “He’s a competitor,” said Braves prospect Vaughn Grissom, Greene’s best friend and high school teammate in Oviedo, Fla., … Read more