Atlanta Braves bring the World Series to Truist Park

Smyrna Vinings is hosting Games 3-5 here is what you need to know

By Courtney Spencer, publisher of Smyrna Vinings Macaroni Kid October 29, 2021

The World Series comes to Truist Park in SMYRNA VININGS this WEEKEND!!!  If you are a die-heart baseball fan or an ATL local that is planning on attending with the family, Smyrna Vinings Macaroni Kid has helpful information and tips for you.  If you are not planning to take part in the World Series Festivities, we have plenty of other activities around Smyrna Vinings to keep your family having fun all weekend long.

About the Game: The World Series is currently tied 1-1 coming out of Game 2.  Tonight Game 3 in the best of 7 game series. The Braves have appeared in the World Series six times since their move to Atlanta in 1966. All five previous trips happened in the 90’s. 

  • 1991 World Series: Lost to Minnesota Twins in Game 7
  • 1992 World Series: Lost to Toronto Blue Jays in six games
  • 1995 World Series: Defeated the Cleveland Indians in Game 6 at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
  • 1996 World Series: Lost to New York Yankees in six games
  • 1999 World Series: Lost to New York Yankees in a sweep

The Line-up: The roster features 12 pitchers and 14 position players – two catchers, six infielders and six outfielders.

PITCHERS (12): RH Ian Anderson, RH Jesse Chavez, LH Max Fried, RH Luke Jackson, LH Dylan Lee, RH Chris Martin, LH Tyler Matzek, LH A.J. Minter, RH Charlie Morton(injured- replaced by Tucker Davidson), LH Will Smith, LH Drew Smyly, RH Kyle Wright

CATCHERS (2): William Contreras, Travis d’Arnaud

INFIELDERS (6): Ehire Adrianza, Ozzie Albies, Orlando Arcia, Freddie Freeman, Austin Riley, Dansby Swanson

OUTFIELDERS (6): Adam Duvall, Terrance Gore, Guillermo Heredia, Joc Pederson, Eddie Rosario, Jorge Soler

Getting there:  When it comes to parking in the nearby decks, it is recommended that you purchase in advance. There are plenty of bus routes and several Ride-Share drop-off and pick-up locations.  Alternatively, the Nalley Lexus on Cobb Parkway is offering parking on a 1st come first serve basis starting @ $100 (subject to change) to those that are unable to secure a parking pass prior to gameday.

Alternative Activities:  If you are looking for something to do in Smyrna Vinings in between the games or if you are looking for things to do away from the hustle and bustle of the game Smyrna Vinings Macaroni Kid has you covered.

  • Check your our Fall Guide to keep your little Little Ghouls and Goblins busy this weekend.
  • Need a Sweet Treat? We’ve got you covered with locations in the Battery Atlanta/Truist Park to Smyrna Vinings Best Locally Owned Creameries!
  • Looking for the Best Pizzerias in the Greater Smyrna Vinings Area? Here are our tops!

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