But while the Giants couldn't get out of their own way and the Marlins just couldn't put together a long enough win streak, the Braves find themselves just 3 back in the loss column of the Rockies.
And the Rox play most of the season against the Cardinals and Dodgers... the best teams in the National League
And the Braves play 7 of their last 10 games against the Washington Nationals... the worst team in baseball.
Can you imagine Bobby Cox going to the playoffs without Glavine, Maddux OR Smoltz?
Time to do the unthinkable... check with interest on a Washington Nationals game!