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Braves win extended home opener with Johnson walk off

ATLANTA - Kelly Johnson singled in the 10th inning to score Jordan Schafer with the winning run, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 6-5 Friday night after blowing two leads in a rain-delayed game.

April 11, 2009 | By Charles Odum The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves notebook: No jitters for rookie Schafer

ATLANTA - Nerves were no problem for Jordan Schafer before the Atlanta Braves' home opener Friday night.In fact, Schafer says he's never been nervous on a baseball field.

April 11, 2009 | By Charles Odum The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves bullpen blows big lead

PHILADELPHIA - First, they got their bling. Then, they got their first win.

April 08, 2009 | BY ROB MAADDI The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves pitching continues to thrive

PHILADELPHIA - Two games in, these Philadelphia Phillies are playing like last year's team.

April 08, 2009 | By Rob Maaddi The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Lowe shuts down Phils; Braves win opener

PHILADELPHIA - If Derek Lowe had been this dominant last October, the Philadelphia Phillies might not be World Series champions.

April 06, 2009 | By Rob Maaddi The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


The Times Braves 2009 Preview

Rebuilt pitching staff: Aces in the hole?

April 04, 2009 | Brent Holloway | Atlanta Braves


Braves fans braced for new sights, sounds

For nearly 30 years, Allen McNeil has spent the spring and summer sitting by the TV or radio and following his beloved Atlanta Braves.

April 04, 2009 | Jonathan Zopf | Atlanta Braves


Braves notebook: Lowe looking to 'embrace' opening day

ATLANTA - There's a lot riding on tonight's start for Derek Lowe.

April 04, 2009 | By Charles Odum The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Kawakami 'shaky' in final spring outing

ATLANTA - Rick Porcello, making a bid to be more than a fill-in starter for Detroit, pitched two scoreless innings and the Tigers beat the Atlanta Braves on Saturday in each team's final exhibition game.

April 04, 2009 | By Charles Odum The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves armed for bounce-back season

ATLANTA - The winter of discontent now seems to be a distant memory for Frank Wren and the Atlanta Braves.

April 04, 2009 | By Charles Odum The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Porcello sharp as Tigers beat Braves, 8-4

ATLANTA - Rick Porcello, making a bid to be more than a fill-in starter for Detroit, pitched two scoreless innings and the Tigers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-4 on Saturday in each team's final exhibition game.

April 04, 2009 | By Charles Odum The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Rookie Schafer wins Braves' center field job

ATLANTA - Jordan Schafer's rise to the major leagues became official on Friday when the Atlanta Braves set their 25-man roster and named the 22-year-old rookie their starting center fielder.

April 03, 2009 | By CHARLES ODUM The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Jones leads Braves past Astros

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Chipper Jones is showing off a million-dollar swing.

April 02, 2009 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves spring training: Glavine passes final test of spring

LAKELAND, Fla. - Tom Glavine passed his final spring test Wednesday.

April 01, 2009 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves, Chipper Jones agree to 3-year extension

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Chipper Jones already had a World Series ring and an MVP trophy. What he wanted was the chance to finish up in the place where he started.

April 01, 2009 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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Upton stays hot, but Braves fall to Mets

NEW YORK - This is the wrong time for the rest of Atlanta's lineup to leave Justin Upton all alone.

August 26, 2014 | By Mike Fitzpatrick Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Harang's mental lapse costs Braves in 5-3 loss to Reds

CINCINNATI - Aaron Harang figures he's covered first base thousands of times in his career.

August 25, 2014 | Mark Schmetzer Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves shut down 1-0 by Leake, Reds

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 beating the Atlanta Braves 1-0 Saturday night.

August 24, 2014 | Joe Kay Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Justin Upton's homer in 12th lifts Braves over Reds, 3-1

CINCINNATI - Justin Upton made the lost no-hitter a little easier to take.

August 22, 2014 | By Joe Kay Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves rip Reds, 8-0, for 6th win in 7 games

CINCINNATI - Atlanta's rallies came so often and went so long that manager Fredi Gonzalez worried his starter would lose his touch while sitting on the bench.

August 21, 2014 | By Joe Kay Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Outfield error costs Braves in 3-2 loss to Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH - Justin Upton dropped a routine fly ball to left-centerfield in the ninth inning which set the stage for Gaby Sanchez's game-winning sacrifice fly that capped a late-inning comeback as the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday night.

August 20, 2014 | Nate Burton Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves crush Pirates for 6th win in 7 games

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 on Tuesday night.

August 19, 2014 | By Will Graves Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves use big first inning to top Pirates 7-3

PITTSBURGH - Ervin Santana said "everything" was off when he took the mound Monday.

August 18, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Justin Upton's two-run blast sends Braves past A's 4-3

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 winning streak.

August 17, 2014 | Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves hold off Athletics for 3rd win in 4 games

ATLANTA - The Braves are trying to use a visit from Oakland, who came to Atlanta with the majors' best record, to prove they shouldn't be dismissed in the NL playoff hunt.

August 16, 2014 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves knock off MLB-best Oakland

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman said before the game the slumping Braves needed an immediate turnaround.

August 15, 2014 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Slumping Braves fall to Dodgers

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman promised the Braves won't give up on the season.

August 14, 2014 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Kimbrel pitches Braves out of jam with 3-2 win over Dodgers

ATLANTA - Ervin Santana won his sixth straight start at Turner Field, Justin Upton drove in the go-ahead run in the fifth inning and the Atlanta Braves snapped a two-game skid with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night.

August 13, 2014 | Charles Odum | Atlanta Braves


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