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Friday, Sept. 5, 2014

Marlins pound Braves

MIAMI - Jarred Cosart pitched into the eighth inning, Marcell Ozuna had four hits and four RBI, and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 11-3 on Friday night.
By Christopher Stock

Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014

Braves break out of slump in win over Phillies

ATLANTA - Rookie Christian Bethancourt had three hits in his return to the major leagues, including a fifth-inning single that helped the Atlanta Braves break out of their scoring slump in a 7-4 ...
By Charles Odum

Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014

Phillies shut down Braves' offense again

ATLANTA - Kyle Kendrick allowed only three hits in seven scoreless innings, Carlos Ruiz homered and drove in two runs, and the Phillies shut out the Braves.
By Charles Odum

Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

Phillies combine to no-hit Braves

ATLANTA - Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 and giving a last-place team a rare reason to celebrate.
By George Henry

Sunday, Aug 31, 2014

Braves' Wood carves up Marlins

ATLANTA - Alex Wood struck out 12 in eight dominant innings and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Marlins 1-0 on Sunday.
By George Henry

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014

Marlins blank Braves to end skid

ATLANTA - Jarred Cosart pitched seven effective innings, and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Saturday night to stop a three-game losing streak.

Former Braves star Murphy signs autographs in Evans

Former Atlanta Braves star Dale Murphy appeared at Dyer Kia in Evans on Saturday to meet fans and sign autographs.
By David Lee

Friday, Aug 29, 2014

Upton, Heyward propel Braves

ATLANTA - Justin Upton homered and had three RBI, Jason Heyward drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-2 on Friday night for their third ...
By George Henry

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014

Minor shines in Braves' victory

NEW YORK - Mike Minor took a two-hit shutout into the eighth inning after hitting a double and single himself, leading the Atlanta Braves over the New York Mets 6-1 Thursday night.
By Charles O'Brien

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014

Braves nip Mets, snap skid

NEW YORK - Jason Heyward hit a leadoff home run off former Augusta GreenJacket Zack Wheeler and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 3-2 Wednesday night to stop a three-game losing streak.
By Charles O'Brien

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014

Braves fall to Mets

NEW YORK - Juan Lagares hit a two-run homer and ran down one ball after another in center field, sending Dillon Gee and the New York Mets to a 3-2 victory.
By Mike Fitzpatrick

Sunday, Aug 24, 2014

Harang's blunder costs Braves

CINCINNATI - Aaron Harang figures he's covered first base thousands of times in his career. The one time he didn't sent the Atlanta Braves to a 5-3 loss to the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.
By Mark Schmetzer

Saturday, Aug 23, 2014

Reds edge Braves

CINCINNATI - Mike Leake pitched into the seventh inning and boosted Cincinnati's struggling offense by hitting a double and scoring the only run as the Reds ended a seven-game losing streak by ...
By Joe Kay

Friday, Aug 22, 2014

Upton's homer in 12th lifts Braves

CINCINNATI - Justin Upton hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning Friday night, rallying the Atlanta Braves to a 3-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds after left-hander Mike Minor came up four outs ...
By Joe Kay

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014

Upton leads Braves past Reds

CINCINNATI - The Atlanta Braves extended their offensive resurgence with an 8-0 victory over the fading Cincinnati Reds on Thursday night.
By Joe Kay

Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014

Pittsburgh takes advantage of Atlanta's late error

PITTSBURGH — Justin Upton dropped a routine fly ball to left-centerfield in the ninth which set the stage for a late-inning comeback as the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Atlanta Braves 3-2.
By Nate Barnes

Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014

Upton, Braves spoil McCutchen's return

PITTSBURGH - Justin Upton smashed his 24th home run of the season to spoil Andrew McCutchen's return as the Atlanta Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-3.
By Will Graves

Monday, Aug 18, 2014

Braves start fast, extend winning streak

PITTSBURGH - Jason Heyward and Andrelton Simmons homered to begin a six-run first inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the sliding Pittsburgh Pirates 7-3 on Monday night for their fourth ...

Sunday, Aug 17, 2014

Braves complete sweep of A's

ATLANTA - Justin Upton hit a two-run homer, Chris Johnson also went deep and the Atlanta Braves beat Jon Lester and the reeling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Sunday night, ending Lester's seven-game ...
By Charles Odum

Saturday, Aug 16, 2014

Braves topple A's again

ATLANTA - Chris Johnson drove in two runs with three hits, Julio Teheran threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves edged the suddenly struggling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday night.
By Charles Odum
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Train derails near Allendale

MARTIN, S.C. -- A CSX train carrying chemicals derailed in Martin about 2:40 a.m. today, and hazardous-materials teams are working the scene near the Archroma plant, which has been evacuated.
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