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Braves announcer Van Wieren retires

ATLANTA - Pete Van Wieren grew up wanting to be the radio announcer for his hometown team, the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings. Instead, he became one of the voices for a bold new experiment.

October 25, 2008 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves looking for 2009 help elsewhere

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October 03, 2008 | By Charles Odum The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta's dreadful season comes to an end

HOUSTON- Houston's season finale belonged to Brad Ausmus.

October 02, 2008 | BY CHRIS DUNCAN The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Anderson, Francoeur lead Braves in rout

HOUSTON - Josh Anderson hit two home runs and Jeff Francoeur drove in three runs with a pair of doubles to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Houston Astros 11-5 on Saturday night.

October 01, 2008 | | Atlanta Braves


Braves prevent Phillies from increased NL East lead

PHILADELPHIA - Chipper Jones hit his second career pinch-homer and the Atlanta Braves beat the NL East-leading Phillies 10-4 on Wednesday night, stalling Philadelphia's playoff push.

September 28, 2008 | BY ROB MAADDI The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves fall to Phillies

PHILADELPHIA - Pat Burrell hit a three-run homer in the eighth and the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 6-2 Monday night for their 10th win in 11 games.

September 27, 2008 | BY ROB MAADDI The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Hampton's strong outing leads Braves past Phillies

PHILADELPHIA - Cole Hamels' worst throw of the night sailed into foul territory on an errant pickoff attempt. That error was enough to help cost the Phillies.

September 27, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Four-run eighth gives Braves win over Mets

ATLANTA - Another late lead and another bullpen meltdown for the New York Mets.

September 25, 2008 | By Tom Saladino The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves doing what they can to spoil Mets' playoff hopes

ATLANTA - Pedro Martinez isn't making any apologies for his disappointing season or the New York Mets' most recent fall from first place.

September 24, 2008 | BY GEORGE HENRY The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Burrell's home run lifts Phillies

ATLANTA - It's too early for Pat Burrell and the Philadelphia Phillies to bring out the champagne, though a bottle of Georgia peach wine might be appropriate.

September 22, 2008 | By Charles Odum The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Smoltz to be part of TBS postseason broadcasting team

ATLANTA - John Smoltz is going back to the postseason after all.

September 22, 2008 | By Charles Odum The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves fall on Howard home run

ATLANTA--Ryan Howard rallied the Philadelphia Phillies back into first place, hitting a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning for his fourth hit in an 8-7 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.

September 21, 2008 | CHARLES ODOM The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Howard, Happ keeps Phils winning

ATLANTA - Ryan Howard drove in the first run in Philadelphia's four-run first inning, and rookie J.A. Happ pitched six scoreless innings to help the Phillies earn their season-high sixth straight win, 6-1 over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday night.

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


Norton homer in ninth gives Braves win

NEW YORK - A dreadful bullpen is making it awfully difficult for the New York Mets to avoid another September meltdown.

September 18, 2008 | BY MIKE FITZPATRICK The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves, Mets split doubleheader

NEW YORK

September 17, 2008 | By Mike Fitzpatrick The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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Kelly Johnson's HR helps Atlanta Braves beat reeling Washington Nationals, 8-4

ATLANTA - Based on the intensity shown in the season's first game between NL East rivals Washington and Atlanta, the remaining 18 games in the season series could be interesting.

April 27, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Howard homers again, leads Philadelphia Phillies past Atlanta Braves, 5-4

PHILADELPHIA - For the Atlanta Braves, a road trip that could have helped turn them into NL East contenders has them headed home looking for relief.

April 26, 2015 | By Dan Gelston Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves top Phillies 5-2 to snap four-game losing skid

PHILADELPHIA - Andrelton Simmons ended Atlanta's scoreless drought with one big swing.

April 25, 2015 | Dan Gelston Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Freeman error allows winning run as Phillies beat Braves 1-0

PHILADELPHIA - Defensive miscues and an ineffective offense doomed the Braves against Philadelphia.

April 24, 2015 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Streaking New York Mets down Atlanta Braves 6-3, win 11th straight

NEW YORK - On a chilly afternoon at Citi Field, Julio Teheran and the Atlanta Braves let the New York Mets walk their way to another win.

April 23, 2015 | By Mike Fitzpatrick Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Tie-breaking single lifts New York Mets past Atlanta Braves, 3-2

NEW YORK - Eric Stults gave the Atlanta Braves an encouraging outing from the back of their rotation. They needed a better performance by the bullpen and a little more luck to slow down the streaking Mets.

April 22, 2015 | By Mike Fitzpatrick Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Mets win 9th in row, newcomer Plawecki and Niese beat Braves

NEW YORK - Catcher Kevin Plawecki trotted onto the field, shook hands with umpire crew chief Jerry Meals and promptly bounced a practice throw down to second base.

April 21, 2015 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves reliever McKirahan suspended 80 games for PED use

NEW YORK - Atlanta Braves reliever Andrew McKirahan was suspended for 80 games Monday following a positive test for a banned substance under Major League Baseball's drug program.

April 20, 2015 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Gomes drives in 4 runs in Atlanta Braves' 5-2 win over Blue Jays

TORONTO - Atlanta's Shelby Miller has added to his arsenal since shutting out the Blue Jays last season.

April 19, 2015 | By Ian Harrison Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves collapse down stretch, fall to Blue Jays 6-5 in 10 innings

TORONTO- Alex Wood and the Atlanta Braves held Toronto's lineup in check for much of the game. Just not long enough.

April 18, 2015 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Gomes has pinch-hit homer, Braves beat Blue Jays

TORONTO - While Jonny Gomes is waiting for a pinch-hitting opportunity, he's never going to be forgotten about. He moves too much and makes too much noise to ever be overlooked.

April 17, 2015 | By Ian Harrison Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Miami Marlins deal Atlanta Braves 2nd straight loss, 6-2

ATLANTA - Dan Haren needed one inning to get used to home plate umpire Alan Porter's strike zone. Once he started hitting his spots, Haren built momentum to keep Atlanta's hitters guessing.

April 15, 2015 | By George Henry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Stanton snaps slump, drives in 4, Marlins beat Braves 8-2

ATLANTA - Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez believes Trevor Cahill will pitch better during his next turn in the rotation.

April 14, 2015 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves use 2-run 5th to beat Miami Marlins, 3-2, after rain delays

ATLANTA- Alberto Callaspo hit a tiebreaking single in Atlanta's two-run fifth inning and the Braves held off Miami in the ninth inning to beat the Marlins 3-2 on Monday night in a game slowed by two rain delays.

April 13, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Colon's RBI hands Atlanta Braves first loss of season

ATLANTA - Alex Wood had enough problems against the Mets without giving up Bartolo Colon's first RBI in a decade.

April 12, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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