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Sunday, Aug 10, 2014

Wood, Braves take series from Nationals

ATLANTA - Alex Wood set a career high with 12 strikeouts in 7⅓ innings and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 3-1 on Sunday night to continue their recent success against the Nationals.
By Charles Odum

Saturday, Aug 9, 2014

Braves fend off Nationals' rally, end skid

ATLANTA - Justin Upton and Freddie Freeman hit two of Atlanta's four homers off Stephen Strasburg, and the Atlanta Braves snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 7-6 victory over the Washington ...
By George Henry

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014

Mariners push Braves' losing streak to eight

SEATTLE - The Seattle Mariners handed Atlanta its eighth straight loss, with Dustin Ackley and Logan Morrison hitting home runs in the third inning that sent the Mariners to a 7-3 win Wednesday.
By Associated Press

Sunday, Aug 3, 2014

San Diego prevails in 10th to complete sweep of Atlanta

SAN DIEGO - Everth Cabrera singled in the winning run in the 10th inning to lift the San Diego Padres to a 4-3 win over the slumping Atlanta Braves.

Saturday, Aug 2, 2014

Ex-Braves announcer dies at 69

ATLANTA - Pete Van Wieren, the bespectacled broadcaster who was part of the landmark team that carried Atlanta Braves games throughout the nation, died Saturday.
By Paul Newberry

Friday, Aug 1, 2014

Dodgers sweep Braves as Kershaw outduels Teheran

LOS ANGELES - Julio Teheran battled Clayton Kershaw until the end only to come up a hard-luck loser, sending the Atlanta Braves out with three consecutive losses.
By Beth Harris

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Kemp's blasts lift Dodgers past Braves

Matt Kemp hit a pair of two-run homers, Yasiel Puig had four hits with two runs scored and the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-4 on Tuesday night.
By Beth Harris

Monday, July 28, 2014

Gattis homer backs Santana's strong outing in Braves' win

ATLANTA - Ervin Santana threw eight scoreless innings, Evan Gattis homered for the first time in more than a month and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 2-0 on Monday.
By Paul Newberry

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Minor solid in Braves' win

ATLANTA -- Chris Johnson and Ryan Doumit each drove in two runs during Atlanta's six-run third inning and the Braves beat Eric Stults the San Diego Padres 8-3 on Sunday.
By Charles Odum

Braves greats take place in Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Atlanta Braves love was the order of the day at the 75th National Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony Sunday.

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Michaux: Braves' dominance is being rewarded

It was only a matter of time before the Atlanta Braves trio of Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Bobby Cox got their due in Cooperstown. And this is only the beginning.
By Scott Michaux

Friday, July 25, 2014

Padres rookie turns back Braves

ATLANTA - Rookie Jesse Hahn allowed only three hits in six innings to remain unbeaten on the road and the San Diego Padres beat Atlanta 5-2 on Friday night to continue their recent success against ...

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Saltalamacchia, Alvarez lead Marlins past Braves

ATLANTA -- Former Braves prospect Jarrod Saltalamacchia drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Henderson Alvarez won for the first time in three starts and the Miami Marlins beat the ...

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Freeman leads Braves past Marlins

Freddie Freeman hit a three-run homer, Ervin Santana won his second consecutive start and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 6-1 on Wednesday night.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Turner lifts Marlins over Braves

ATLANTA - Jacob Turner allowed two runs in his bid for a return to Miami's rotation, and the Marlins knocked Mike Minor out of the game early.

Giants sign ex-Brave Uggla

PHILADELPHIA - The San Francisco Giants have signed former All-Star second baseman Dan Uggla to a minor league contract.

Monday, July 21, 2014

Marlins beat Braves in 10th

ATLANTA - Garrett Jones drove in two runs with a bases-loaded single in the 10th inning, lifting the Miami Marlins to a 3-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves.
By Charles Odum

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Braves rough up Phillies

Tommy La Stella drove in three runs and Chris Johnson hit a two-run homer to back Alex Wood, and the Atlanta Braves rolled to an 8-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
By George Henry

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Hamels, Phillies edge past Braves

ATLANTA - Cole Hamels held the Braves to four hits through seven innings, Jimmy Rollins hit a two-run homer, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Atlanta 2-1 on Saturday night.
By George Henry

Friday, July 18, 2014

Heyward lifts Atlanta over Philadelphia

ATLANTA - Jason Heyward homered and drove in two runs, Andrelton Simmons had two RBI, and the Atlanta Braves won their third consecutive game with a 6-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on ...
By George Henry

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