Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016

Michaux: Braves made right move to name Snitker manager

The Braves opted for a little comfort food when they make the transition from Turner Field into Sun Trust Park next season. They stripped the interim tag off of a lifetime Brave and retained Brian ...
By Scott Michaux

Braves stick with Snitker as manager

ATLANTA - Brian Snitker finally was given his most-cherished prize for four decades of service to the Atlanta Braves. Snitker was hired by the Braves as their full-time manager on Tuesday.
By Charles Odum

Friday, Oct. 7, 2016

McDowell out as Braves pitching coach

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves dismissed pitching coach Roger McDowell. The team announced Friday it had declined the 2017 option on McDowell's contract, ending his stay with the organization after ...

Monday, Oct. 3, 2016

Braves to interview Black, Washington for managerial job

The Atlanta Braves are thrilled with the job that interim manager Brian Snitker did this season. They're still going to look at other potential candidates to lead the team in 2017.

Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016

Braves fans bid farewell to Turner Field

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves played their final game at Turner Field on Sunday, ending a run that lasted a mere 20 seasons. They'll be moving to a new stadium in the suburbs next season.
By Paul Newberry

Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016

Braves beat Tigers

Freddie Freeman and Nick Markakis homered, rookie Aaron Blair had a career-high 10 strikeouts and the last-place Atlanta Braves damaged the Detroit Tigers' playoff hopes with a 5-3 victory ...
By George Henry

Turner Field will see its last baseball game on Sunday

At 20 years old, Turner Field not exactly a baseball relic. But its time in the big leagues is over.
By Paul Newberry

Cabrera powers Tigers past Braves

ATLANTA -Miguel Cabrera hit two home runs, Ian Kinsler and Justin Upton also connected and the Detroit Tigers moved up in the playoff race, beating the Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Friday night.
By George Henry

Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016

Braves rough up Philllies' closer in victory

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman's 30-game hitting streak ended when he struck out in the eighth inning of a tie game Thursday night, but the Atlanta Braves managed to score four runs after that off ...
By Matt Winkeljohn

Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016

Freeman extends streak to 30 as Braves roll

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves are giving themselves plenty of reasons to be hopeful about 2017, from a surging offense to improved young pitching. All of it was on display Wednesday night in a 12-2 ...
By Paul Newberry

Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016

Marlins snap Braves' winning streak

MIAMI - Derek Dietrich hit a two-run homer to help the Miami Marlins end the Atlanta Braves' winning streak at seven games, winning 6-4 on Saturday night.
By Christopher Stock

Friday, Sept. 23, 2016

Braves win their seventh in a row

MIAMI - Adonis Garcia hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 Friday night for their season-high seventh consecutive win
By Christopher Stock

Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016

Braves win sixth in a row behind Kemp

MIAMI - Matt Kemp hit two home runs to power the Atlanta Braves to a 6-3 win over the Miami Marlins on Thursday night.
By Christoper Stock

Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016

Inciarte robs Mets; Braves complete sweep

NEW YORK - Center fielder Ender Inciarte robbed Yoenis Cespedes of a game-winning homer for the final out, and the New York Mets were handed another costly defeat by last-place Atlanta when the ...
By Mike Fitzpatrick

Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016

Braves' Teheran still has Mets' number

NEW YORK - Mets nemesis Julio Teheran pitched seven more sparkling innings and the last-place Atlanta Braves blunted New York's bid to extend its NL wild-card lead, holding on for a 5-4 win ...
By Ben Walker

Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016

Wisler has strong showing in Braves' victory

ATLANTA - Adonis Garcia drove in three runs, Matt Wisler pitched five-plus innings and Atlanta beat the Washington Nationals 6-2 in a rain-shortened game Sunday.
By George Henry

Friday, Sept. 16, 2016

Turner lifts Nationals over Braves

ATLANTA - Trea Turner homered, had four hits and scored four runs, Max Scherzer won his fifth straight decision and the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 7-2 on Friday night.
By George Henry

Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016

Tempers flare during Braves' loss to Marlins

ATLANTA - Marcell Ozuna hit a three-run homer and the Miami Marlins rallied to beat Julio Teheran and the Atlanta Braves 7-5 in a testy game Wednesday night.
By Charles Odum

Monday, Sept. 12, 2016

Braves take down Marlins

ATLANTA - Nick Markakis doubled to drive in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning, Tyler Flowers had four RBI and the Atlanta Braves rallied to beat the Miami Marlins 12-7 on Monday night.
By George Henry

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016

Nationals top Braves on throwing error

WASHINGTON - Pinch-runner Michael A. Taylor scored the go-ahead run on catcher Tyler Flowers' throwing error as part of a three-run eighth inning and the Washington Nationals defeated the Atlanta ...
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