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Friday, May 29, 2015

Belt homers, doubles in Giants' 7-0 win over Braves

SAN FRANCISCO - Brandon Belt's solo home run in the seventh inning broke up a scoreless pitching duel and the San Francisco Giants won their fourth straight, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 on ...

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Simmons, Maybin help Braves beat Dodgers

LOS ANGELES — Cameron Maybin homered to continue his hot month and the Atlanta Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Wednesday night to avoid a three-game sweep.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Dodgers blank Braves

LOS ANGELES - Clayton Kershaw combined with two relievers on a five-hitter and capped a six-run fourth inning with an RBI single and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-0.
By Joe Resnick

Monday, May 25, 2015

Dodgers' blasts in eighth help complete comeback against Braves

LOS ANGELES - Andre Ethier, Alex Guerrero and Jimmy Rollins each homered in the eighth inning, rallying the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.
By Beth Harris

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Rookie pitches into the eighth as Braves beat Brewers

ATLANTA - Rookie Mike Foltynewicz pitched three-hit ball for 7 2-3 innings, leading the Atlanta Braves over the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 Sunday.
By Charles Odum

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Peterson's single lifts Braves

ATLANTA - Jace Peterson's single to left field drove in Alberto Callaspo from third base, lifting the Atlanta Braves to a 3-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers in 11 innings on Saturday.
By Charles Odum

Braves reward Maybin during hot streak

Atlanta Braves center fielder Cameron Maybin is on a recent tear that has earned him an everyday role and higher lineup spot.
By David Lee

Friday, May 22, 2015

Ryan Braun leads Brewers' rout over Braves

ATLANTA - Ryan Braun homered and drove in four runs, four Milwaukee pitchers combined to hold Atlanta to three hits, and the Brewers beat the Braves 11-0 on Friday night.
By George Henry

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Braves roll as Brewers pitcher is ejected

ATLANTA - Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings and the Atlanta Braves took advantage of Milwaukee reliever Will Smith's seventh-inning ejection.
By George Henry

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Braves topple Rays

ATLANTA - Williams Perez gave up one run over five innings in his first major league start and fellow rookie Todd Cunningham drove in the tiebreaking run with a groundout as the Atlanta Braves ...

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Rays snap Braves' winning streak

ATLANTA - Erasmo Ramirez won his second consecutive start, Asdrubal Cabrera homered and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Atlanta Braves 5-3 on Tuesday night.
By George Henry

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Miller flirts with a no-hitter as Braves sweep Marlins

MIAMI — Shelby Miller’s no-hit bid ended with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday when Justin Bour singled sharply up the middle, and the Atlanta Braves right-hander settled for a two-hitter to ...
By Steven Wine

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Rookie's slam powers Atlanta

MIAMI - Rookie Jace Peterson hit a grand slam as the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Saturday.
By Steven Wine

Wisler waiting in wings for Braves

Braves pitching prospect Matt Wisler was quietly a solid addition to the system in the Craig Kimbrel trade, and he's throwing well lately at Triple-A Gwinnett.
By David Lee

Friday, May 15, 2015

Atlanta's Cunningham has memorable first start

MIAMI - Todd Cunningham had three hits in his first big league start, including a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Friday night.
By Steven Wine

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Atlanta Brave prospect Wisler could get call soon

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - The closer the Atlanta Braves fall to the bottom of the NL East, the more their focus will shift to prospects acquired in a barrage of offseason trades.
By Charles Odum

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Reds rookie shuts down Braves

CINCINNATI - Reds rookie Raisel Iglesias pitched eight innings of two-hit baseball in his second career start, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 5-1 win over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.
By Mark Schmetzer

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Double in ninth lifts Reds over Braves

CINCINNATI - Devin Mesoraco doubled home the winning run with one out in the ninth inning on Tuesday night, sending the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-3 victory.
By Joe Kay

Monday, May 11, 2015

Wild pitch by Chapman helps Braves escape with a victory

CINCINNATI - Pinch hitter Phil Gosselin singled off Aroldis Chapman to open the ninth, stole a base and scored on the closer's 103 mph wild pitch, rallying the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 victory over ...
By Joe Kay Associated Press

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Nationals complete sweep of Braves

WASHINGTON - Streaking slugger Bryce Harper doubled, singled and drove in another run - but didn't homer - as the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 Sunday for a sweep of the ...
By Harvey Valentine
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