Jun 25, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Atlanta Braves left fielder Justin Upton (8) hits a home run during the seventh inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Braves’ Fans Pwned #FinalVote

 

That doesn’t tell the whole story.  Braves fans absolutely smoked it.  Check these numbers:  

 

Now the disclaimer is that these numbers will not exactly match the actuals since topsy.com (the source of that data) does not allow one to specify time windows with a granularity of less than a day.  But it does show the dominance that Braves Country voters put into the effort today.

 

Alas, The Effort Fell Short

Even as this was being typed, word has been received that it wasn’t enough to overcome the lead that Anthony Rizzo had:

 

 

So barring a late injury replacement, Justin Upton will not be an All-Star for 2014… hopefully he’ll take out his own disappointment on the Mets tonight, ‘cuz we need a ‘W’.

Well done, fans, but….  *sigh*

 

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