Alanis Thames

Scott Kazmir Hoping to Make Braves Rotation

Scott Kazmir went from earning All-Star honors and leading the American League in strikeouts to fighting for a rotation spot on a new team. The left-handed veteran hasn’t pitched in a major league game since in 2016, as a left-hip injury kept him out the entire 2017 season with the …

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Solid Pitching Gives Braves Edge Over Marlins

Fans hurried into Champion Stadium eager for another Spring Training game as the sun beamed down from the clear sky and the sound of music filled the stadium. The Marlins met the Braves at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex for the teams’ only meeting this spring. The Braves …

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Alanis Thames

I am a University of Florida journalism student from Orlando, Florida. I like many sports, but some of my favorites are football, basketball, baseball and soccer. I am the track and field beat writer for The Alligator, and I will be covering several of this season’s Grapefruit League Spring Training …

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Reflection-Alanis

I learned a lot during the spring training experience, mostly dealing with how Spring Training and the MLB works. The experience that I gained from going into the Braves locker room, watching the game from the press box and just being in the environment taught me a lot of things …

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