Ryan Howard's home run against the Braves Tuesday was just the sixth in his last 43 games against the Braves. That pales even more so when you compare it to how he had hammered Atlanta earlier in his career.
Though 2009, Howard had homered 32 times against the Braves in 84 games. Moreso, he was averaging more than an RBI a game. And try out his averages vs. ATL in that time: .341, .424 OBA, .728 Slg.
Here are Howard's numbers against Atlanta over his first six seasons and since 2010: