LIVE BLOG: Braves set to host first World Series game in 22 years – CBS46 News Atlanta

ATLANTA (CBS46) — The World Series is back in Atlanta for the first time since 1999. 

We want to show you everything going on in and around the ballpark, and you can follow it all in our live blog below.

FULL COVERAGE: Braves in the World Series

2:28 p.m.

The Houston Astros have arrived at Truist Park for Game 3 of the World Series.

#Developing: The team bus for the @astros has just arrived at @TruistPark. Game 3 of the #WorldSeries tonight at 8:00. Go @Braves! #BattleATL #ForTheA @cbs46

— Adam Murphy (@MurphyCBS46) October 29, 2021

2:20 p.m.

Can’t wait to watch our team broadcast from The Battery this evening!

World Series, Atlanta-style. We’re live at The Battery on @cbs46!#BattleATL #Braves @shongables @ValdezCBS46

— Rick Folbaum (@RickFolbaum) October 29, 2021

2:07 p.m.

You never know who you’re going to run into before a World Series game in Atlanta!

Look who I ran into at @TruistPark ahead of game 3 of the #WorldSeries  in #Atlanta! My childhood hero @DaleMurphy3. I’ve got a good feeling. Go Braves!! #ForTheA  #BattleATL  @cbs46

— Adam Murphy (@MurphyCBS46) October 29, 2021

2:01 p.m.

Weather is certainly expected to play a major role in tonight’s Game 3 between the Braves and Astros. You can get the latest Pinpoint Forecast here:


Dark skies over the ballpark right now. Sprinkling on and off ☔️ @cbs46

— Meghan Packer (@MeghanPacker) October 29, 2021

1:57 p.m.

It may still be more than six hours until first pitch, but workers for tonight’s game at Truist Park are already getting in position.

Employees who will work at game 3 tonight are lining up to get inside! @cbs46 #WorldSeries

— Meghan Packer (@MeghanPacker) October 29, 2021

1:46 p.m.

The law enforcement presence continues to grow in the area surrounding Truist Park.

Law enforcement is spread out throughout the area near Truist Park. #WorldSeries @cbs46

— Meghan Packer (@MeghanPacker) October 29, 2021

1:41 p.m.

Here’s a look at our new set just above all the action at The Battery! Join us at 4, 5 and 6 p.m. on CBS46!

We are LIVE starting at 4pm.We’re putting the finishing touches on our @CBS46 studio as I tweet!#WorldSeries team coverage at @TruistPark

— shon gables cbs46 (@shongables) October 29, 2021

1:36 p.m.

Chief Meteorologist Jennifer Valdez has preview of our live team coverage at The Battery ahead of tonight’s World Series Game 3!

1:28 p.m.

In honor of the Atlanta Braves playing in this year’s World Series, here are some things you may not know about the World Series or Atlanta Braves.

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1:18 p.m.

I think we now know why the Braves wanted fans to wear red today!

🔴 Tonight’s jerseys 🔴#BattleATL | #WorldSeries

— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) October 29, 2021

1:05 p.m.

How cool is this? Good luck Jeannette!

Atlanta business owner Jeannette Katz will be one of three winners of a contest by Mastercard throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at Friday night’s Game 3 of the World Series.

— CBS46 (@cbs46) October 29, 2021

12:59 p.m.

What a lineup! And no, we’re not talking about the Braves lineup this time!

Singing the National Anthem for the #WorldSeries at @TruistPark:Game 3: Zac BrownGame 4: @jordanfisherGame 5: @Lauren_Alaina#BattleATL

— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) October 29, 2021

12:55 p.m.

Security is going to be tight at Truist Park tonight and this weekend. Make sure you give yourself plenty of time to get to and from the ballpark and The Battery.

Security sweep at the Battery. @cbs46 #WorldSeries

— Meghan Packer (@MeghanPacker) October 29, 2021

12:40 p.m.

CBS46 meteorologist Fred Campagna is getting in on the Braves excitement!

Red Sox for the @bravesI hope they beat the H out of the Astros this weekend!#Redout #cbs46 #AtlantaBraves

— Fred Campagna (@FredCampagna) October 29, 2021

12:20 p.m.

OK, we need one of these…

LIMITED TIME ONLY! Braves fans can now get a Joc Pederson pearls and platinum t-shirt while supplies last

— CBS46 (@cbs46) October 29, 2021

10:22 a.m.

Talk about preparing for a surge in business. Check out these photos from Wake Up Atlanta anchor Rob Hughes at the Truist Park Clubhouse Store!

Look how much SWAG is being unboxed and loaded into the Clubhouse Store. If you need Braves gear this is the place to go (Truist Park). The store opens at Noon, but I’m told a pop up store in The Battery is opening soon. @BravesRetail #WakeUpATL @cbs46

— Rob Hughes (@robhughes_) October 29, 2021

10:05 a.m.

When a TV station from Houston was trying to do a live shot this morning at Truist Park, they got a bit of an unexpected visitor!

Home field advantage starts with being the most feared mascot in MLB

— Blooper (@BlooperBraves) October 29, 2021

9:50 a.m.

If you’re coming to tonight’s game at Truist Park, remember to Wear Red!

‼️‼️‼️ TODAY: WEAR RED ‼️‼️‼️#BattleATL | #WorldSeries

— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) October 29, 2021

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