No real theme this week. Unless you consider no theme a theme. The rankings (records through Wednesday’s games): 1. Los Angeles Dodgers (85-34; Previous: 1): Dodgers will take rest of regular season for some “me time.” 2. Houston Astros (74-46; Previous
Originally posted on FOX Sports South | Last updated 8/18/17 “A tale of two games for R.A. Dickey.” Three-HR sixth costs R.A. Dickey, Braves vs. Reds. Chip Caray, Joe Simpson wrap up Atlanta's loss.
Welcome to this week's edition of Keri The 10! As always, we'll go around the majors with 10 stories that caught our eye from the past seven days. There will be numbers, and occasionally, memes. As always, we will have fun. Wednesday was a shocking, unsettling, and upsetting day in the world of baseball. On that day, Giancarlo Stanton ... did not hit a home run. That non-event was noteworthy because it marked the first time in seven games that the Miami Marlins slugger hadn't gone yard. Still, the damage he's done lately is on par with some of the biggest runs in baseball history. Consider: In addition to homers in six straight game, he just completed a run of 11 round-trippers in 12 games. Stanton's