Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals is pulled away by Ian Desmond (20) after an altercation with Jonathan Papelbon (not pictured) in the eighth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on Sunday. (Getty Images)

Nationals are a more attractive mess than the Braves

11:29 am Sep. 29, 2015

Welcome to the final week of baseball’s regular season, which should correct your first question, “No. The season did not end two months ago.”

The Braves and Washington Nationals are a mess. Two franchises that not

Freddie Freeman, who has been out since mid-June with a right-wrist injury, may miss another two weeks. (Curtis Compton,

Braves’ Hart says Freeman may not return by August

5:09 pm Jul. 15, 2015

The Braves have no shortage of problems going into the second half of the season, most stemming from continuing bullpen problems and the season-ending injury to closer Jason Grilli. But the team’s offense also has

Freddie Freeman is hitting only .182 over his last 24 games. (Curtis Compton/AJC)

Is it time to drop Freeman in batting order?

1:09 am Jun. 15, 2014

That a Braves’ hitter is in a tailspin is not unusual.

That it’s Freddie Freeman is like some nonsensical alternate universe.

Freeman has been one of the team’s best and certainly most consistent hitters since 2011. He

Braves enjoying view, despite some issues

3:37 pm Apr. 23, 2014

The Braves are 21 games into the season. It’s a large enough sample size to form initial impressions but too small to assume anything over the next … well, 141 games.

They defeated Miami Wednesday 3-1.