The Triple-A Gwinnett Braves led twice in the game but couldn't hold on, falling 10-6 to the Durham Bulls on Wednesday in Durham, N.C.
The Gwinnett Braves lost their first game of the season in heartbreaking fashion, as the Durham Bulls plated two runs in the bottom of the ninth to come away with a 2-1 victory at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, N.C.
The Gwinnett Braves (4-0) utilized a pair of solo home runs by designated hitter Jordan Parraz to complete the sweep of the Charlotte Knights (0-4) on Sunday afternoon in Lawrenceville. Parraz went 2 for 3 with blasts in the fourth and sixth innings to lead Gwinnett to a 6-2 win in front of 5,204 fans at Coolray Field.
LAWRENCEVILLE – After frigid temperatures and rain forced a postponement of Opening Day on Thursday, the forecast could not have been better for the Gwinnett Braves to start the 2013 season on Friday. In front of a Coolray Field crowd of 6,272, the G-Braves rode a strong pitching performance by Sean Gilmartin to a 5-4 win over the Charlotte Knights.
The Gwinnett Braves have hired Randy Ready as the team's new manager the club announced Friday.
Gwinnett Braves outfielder Jose Constanza has claimed the International League Batting Title for the 2012 season with a .314 batting average.
The Triple-A Gwinnett Braves snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 7-1 win over the Norfolk Tides on Sunday.
NORFOLK, VA. - On a night when the Gwinnett Braves showed some life at the plate, it was the bullpen that struggled as Gwinnett fell to the Norfolk Tides, 4-3 on Saturday at Harbor Park. With the loss, the G-Braves have now lost eight straight games as the 2012 regular season winds down.
A good pitching performance from Gwinnett Braves' starter Yohan Flande was overshadowed by a great pitching performance by the Norfolk Tides right-hander Zach Clark, as Norfolk defeated the G-Braves 4-0 Friday night at Harbor Park in Norfolk, Va. With the loss, Gwinnett has now lost seven straight games with three to play in the 2012 regular season.
The Pawtucket Red Sox scored five runs in the ninth inning against Gwinnett reliever Cory Gearrin, defeating the G-Braves 9-4 on Wednesday afternoon at Coolray Field.
Jair Jurrjens was a late addition to the starting role for the Triple-A Gwinnett Braves, pitching two innings and allowing a pair of hits in a 3-1 loss to the Pawtucket Red Sox on Monday at Coolray Field.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Syracuse right-hander Jeff Mandel threw the second consecutive complete-game shutout against the Triple-A Gwinnett Braves in as many nights, leading the Chiefs to a 7-0 win Sunday at Coolray Field.Mandel's six hitter, his first nine-inning effort this season, ensured a split of the four-game series.
LAWRENCEVILLE - The Norfolk Tides concluded their two-game series sweep of Gwinnett with an 8-0 drubbing of the G-Braves on Tuesday afternoon at Coolray Field. Dana Eveland worked seven scoreless, three-hit innings in the start for Norfolk, and Jamie Hoffmann's three-run homer in the second provided all the offense he'd need.
LAWRENCEVILLE - The Norfolk Tides scored three times in the ninth to tie the game and three more times in the 11th to steal a 6-3 win from the Gwinnett Braves on Monday night at Coolray Field. Miguel Batista pitched six scoreless innings for the G-Braves and left with a 3-0 lead, but the bullpen failed to hold the advantage.
The Triple-A Gwinnett Braves rallied from an early five-run deficit and beat the Durham Bulls 13-10 in 11 innings on Sunday in Durham, N.C.