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Reds, Giants setting the pace in NL All-Star votingMLB.com Jun 4, 2013The Reds and Giants each have two players currently pacing their respective positions, while the NL East-rival Braves and Nationals have some of their outfield star power at the top of that race in All-Star voting.Share Tweet
Wedge Issue: Why plate discipline has now gone too farCNNSI.com Jun 4, 2013Seattle manager Eric Wedge was ripped for criticizing sabermetrics, but he actually has a good point, writes Tom Verducci: Plate discipline is important but it has gone too far.Share TweetMLB.com Jun 4, 2013Right-hander Kris Medlen fired seven strong innings, while Brian McCann, Jason Heyward and Freddie Freeman all belted two-run homers in the Braves' 7-2 win over the Pirates on Monday night at Turner Field.Share Tweet
Braves Walk Off Against PiratesJun 4Andrelton Simmons doubled in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Braves past the Pirates.
SweetSpot TV: Simmons Gets DraftedJun 4Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield break down Eric's No. 28 pick in the MLB Franchise Player Draft, Andrelton Simmons.