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Braves rally to win in ninth

ATLANTA - Yunel Escobar's single capped a four-run ninth inning against Florida closer Kevin Gregg and gave the Atlanta Braves a 10-9 victory over the Marlins on Tuesday night.

August 30, 2008 | BY GEORGE HENRY The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Pujols inches closer to Jones in race for batting title

ST. LOUIS - After Albert Pujols homered and singled his first two at-bats, giving him eight hits and eight RBIs in 10 weekend chances, the Braves removed him from the equation.

August 28, 2008 | BY R.B. FALLSTROM The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Norton's 8th-inning single lifts Braves over Cards

ST. LOUIS - The Atlanta Braves have no intentions of giving up this season.

August 27, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves activate Acosta

ST. LOUIS - The Atlanta Braves activated reliever Manny Acosta from the 15-day disabled list Saturday and optioned right-hander Matt DeSalvo to Triple-A Richmond.

August 27, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Cards crush Braves

ST. LOUIS - Adam Wainwright worked six dominant innings in his first start since early June, and Albert Pujols had three hits and three RBIs in the St. Louis Cardinals' 18-3 victory over the sagging Atlanta Braves on Friday night.

August 26, 2008 | BY R.B. FALLSTROM The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Mets complete sweep of Braves

NEW YORK - Carlos Delgado singled in the winning run in the ninth inning and tied a career high with five hits Thursday night, sending the New York Mets to a 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves that completed a three-game sweep.

August 25, 2008 | BY JAY COHEN The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Glavine could return by spring

NEW YORK - Atlanta Braves pitcher Tom Glavine underwent surgery on his left elbow and shoulder Thursday and is expected be ready for spring training.

August 25, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Glavine has no ligament damage, could return

NEW YORK - Tom Glavine's teammates want him back next season. Now, it's up to the Atlanta Braves front office to decide whether he'll get that chance.

August 25, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Pelfry dominates, Braves lose again

NEW YORK - As soon as Mike Pelfrey emerged from the dugout for the ninth inning, the Shea Stadium crowd roared its approval.

August 24, 2008 | BY MIKE FITZPATRICK The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Mets make Braves pay

NEW YORK - Carlos Delgado hit a go-ahead double off the left-center fence to end the Mets' long stretch of bases-loaded futility, and New York broke loose in the eighth inning to rally past the Atlanta Braves 7-3 Tuesday night.

August 23, 2008 | BY Mike Fitzpatrick The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Injured Glavine to be examined Wednesday

ATLANTA - Braves pitcher Tom Glavine is scheduled to be examined Wednesday by Dr. James Andrews in Alabama, a visit that is expected to determine whether the pitcher's stellar career is over.

August 22, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Jones says Braves play 'bad, bad baseball' in loss to Giants

ATLANTA - Barry Zito has a new approach to pitching: stay in the moment, and stop forcing things.

August 22, 2008 | BY GEORGE HENRY The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Lincecum limits Braves in Giants' 3-1 win

ATLANTA - Saved by the stretch.

Giants ace Tim Lincecum struck out 10 and allowed three hits to help San Francisco beat the Atlanta Braves 3-1 on Sunday.

August 21, 2008 | By George Henry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves rout Giants 11-5 behind strong pitching performance by Hampton

ATLANTA - Cast in the unlikely role of last man standing among the Braves' four former 20-game winners, Mike Hampton prospered.

August 21, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Glavine out for the season

ATLANTA - Braves pitcher Tom Glavine is out for the season, and his illustrious career could be over if he needs major surgery on his injured left elbow.

August 20, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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Braves shut out by Pirates

ATLANTA - The Pittsburgh Pirates have played three straight 1-0 games, but they're pitching so well that maybe it doesn't matter.

September 22, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves fire general manager Wren

ATLANTA - For nearly a quarter-century, the Atlanta Braves have been all about stability.

September 22, 2014 | By Paul Newberry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves eliminated from playoff contention

ATLANTA - Ervin Santana has no trouble summing up the collapse that ended Atlanta's postseason hopes.

September 21, 2014 | By George Henry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Mets push Braves to brink of elimination

ATLANTA - The slumping Atlanta Braves were shut down by Jonathon Niese and lost 4-2 to the New York Mets on Saturday night, damaging their flickering playoff hopes.

September 20, 2014 | By George Henry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves' playoff hopes dealt another blow in 5-0 loss to Mets

ATLANTA - Lucas Duda hit a two-run homer, Zack Wheeler pitched six scoreless innings and the New York Mets beat the struggling Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Friday night but were eliminated from playoff contention.

September 19, 2014 | By George Henry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Feeble offense likely costs Braves a playoff spot

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves watched another team celebrate at Turner Field.

September 18, 2014 | By Paul Newberry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves beat Nationals, snap five-game skid

ATLANTA - The Braves ended their five-game losing streak but gained no ground in their longshot chase for the playoffs.

September 17, 2014 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Nationals shut out Braves, clinch NL East

ATLANTA - At the All-Star break, the Atlanta Braves were tied for first in the NL East.

September 16, 2014 | By Paul Newberry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves' new stadium gets its name: SunTrust Park

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves new suburban stadium already has a name - SunTrust Park.

September 16, 2014 | By Paul Newberry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves drop fourth straight, back to .500 on season

ATLANTA - Stephen Strasburg threw seven scoreless innings to end a long run of frustration against Atlanta, and the Nationals beat the struggling Braves 4-2 on Monday night to move to the verge of the NL East title.

September 15, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves fall 10-3 to Rangers, swept in series

ARLINGTON, Texas - Manager Fredi Gonzalez and the Atlanta Braves have every reason to start worrying about their playoff chances.

September 14, 2014 | Stephen Hawkins Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Three-run 6th lifts Rangers over Braves, 3-2

ARLINGTON, Texas - Rougned Odor's go-ahead double gave fellow rookie Lisalverto Bonilla a win in his first major-league start, and the last-place Texas Rangers beat Atlanta 3-2 Saturday, handing the Braves another setback in their push for an NL wild-card spot.

September 13, 2014 | By Schuyler Dixon Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Fading Braves can't support Wood, fall 2-1 at Texas

ARLINGTON, Texas - Robinson Chirinos is back. So is Derek Holland. The catcher and pitcher led Texas to the win on Friday night.

September 13, 2014 | | Atlanta Braves


Braves avoid sweep, beat Nationals, 6-2

WASHINGTON - Aaron Harang outdueled Stephen Strasburg, Justin Upton drove in three runs and the Atlanta Braves avoided a series sweep in Washington with a 6-2 win over the Nationals on Wednesday.

September 10, 2014 | By Benjamin Standig Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Nationals strike early, hold off Braves, 6-4

WASHINGTON - Adam LaRoche kept up his torrid stretch with two hits and two RBIs, and the Washington Nationals essentially put to rest any thought that there is still a serious race for the NL East title with a 6-4 win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.

September 10, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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