MIAMI - Rick VandenHurk went to the minors for three and a half months and came back this week with a slider that was good enough to baffle the Atlanta Braves.
MIAMI - Aside from Chipper Jones losing track of the count while at bat, the Atlanta Braves were pretty much flawless Monday night.
ATLANTA - The Washington Nationals, again led by former Braves outfielder Willie Harris, made Atlanta look like a former contender. Harris drove in five runs and reached base five times, Jesus Flores had four hits and Austin Kearns hit a two-run homer as the Nationals routed the Braves 15-6 on Sunday. Washington outscored Atlanta 23-8 to win the last two games of the series. The series loss was ...
The Associated Press ATLANTA - The July 31 trade deadline is bearing down on the Atlanta Braves. No one has to tell Mark Teixeira. Teixeira, the Braves' first baseman who can be a free agent after the season, hit two homers Sunday but still the Braves were overwhelmed in a 15-6 loss to the Nationals. The Braves lost ...
ATLANTA - No one is making any guesses about Mike Hampton's next move after his latest injury setback.
ATLANTA - Bobby Cox didn't hesitate when asked Saturday how the Atlanta Braves will approach the July 31 trade deadline.
ATLANTA - Washington's collection of former Atlanta players overpowered the Braves.
ATLANTA -- The Braves believe they're still in the NL East race. They also believe it's time to back up that belief.
ATLANTA - The three-day break for the All-Star game wasn't long enough to allow the Atlanta Braves to regroup at full strength for an off-day workout on Thursday.
Back in March, the Braves looked primed to make a run in the National League's Eastern Division. Now, at the All-Star break, they're five games under .500, 6.5 games out of first, and a possible return to the postseason looks bleak.
PEARL, Miss. - Mike Hampton will make his second rehabilitation start Wednesday for Double-A Mississippi.
ATLANTA - Chipper Jones, picked as a starter for the All-Star game, and Brian McCann, named as a reserve, are prepared to represent the Atlanta Braves at Yankee Stadium Tuesday night while savoring an historic moment.
SAN DIEGO -- Jeff Francoeur had a tiebreaking broken bat single with the bases loaded in the sixth inning to help the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 Saturday night and extend Greg Maddux's winless skid to 12 starts.
SAN DIEGO - All-Star catcher Brian McCann says he likes being "locked in." His Atlanta Braves teammates like him that way, too.
Peavy strikes out 7 in Padres win SAN DIEGO - Scott Hairston remained on a hot streak with a double and a triple to back Jake Peavy and help the San Diego Padres beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Friday night. Hairston is 17-for-34 (.500) with six doubles, five homers, nine RBIs and nine runs scored in his last 11 games since June 25, hitting safely in nine of the ...
ATLANTA - Bobby Cox had only a few rules.
Second baseman Elliot Johnson, third baseman Paul Janish and right-hander Cristhian Martinez became free agents when the Atlanta Braves failed to offer 2014 contracts on Monday night.
Page 1 of 1