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Braves notebook: Boyer battling for bullpen spot

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Blaine Boyer is trying to avoid feeling the pressure as the competition for the final spots in Atlanta's bullpen enters the final week.

April 03, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Lopez retires after being reassigned to minor leagues

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Javy Lopez decided to retire Saturday after being reassigned to the Atlanta Braves' minor league camp.

April 02, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves drop spring game to Indians

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - After snagging Javy Lopez's line drive near his ear in the third inning, C.C. Sabathia got an earful in the dugout.

April 01, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Smoltz held out of start with sore shoulder

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - John Smoltz missed his scheduled start Friday because of tightness in his right shoulder, but said he would have pitched through the discomfort in the regular season.

April 01, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Diaz may earn full-time starting job in left field for Braves

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - A question about the outfielders fighting for a backup spot with the Atlanta Braves struck Matt Diaz as "really weird."

March 30, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves notebook: Outfielder Jeff Francoeur recovering from beaning

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Atlanta Braves outfielder Jeff Francoeur, hit in the face by a pitch over the weekend, hopes to play Thursday night against the Detroit Tigers.

March 30, 2008 | | Atlanta Braves


Hampton turns in encouraging outing

JUPITER, Fla. - Mike Hampton is back on track to open the season in the Atlanta Braves' rotation.

March 29, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Francoeur escapes beaning with busted lip in Braves win

JUPITER, Fla. - Jeff Francoeur still has a plate in his head from a serious beaning in 2004. He walked away with a busted lip this time.

March 28, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Six-run second inning helps Braves rout Phillies

CLEARWATER, Fla. - Shortstop Yunel Escobar's grand slam capped a six-run second inning and the Braves battered Francisco Rosario in a 9-1 victory over the Phillies on Friday.

March 26, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


James solid in Braves tie

LAKELAND, Fla. - Todd Jones finally looked like the pitcher who has 301 major league saves.

March 25, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves crush Indians

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - It was just a simulated game on a practice field behind the center-field fence, but Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Hampton had a smile on his face afterwards.

March 24, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Glavine looks solid for Braves

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Tom Glavine, back with Atlanta where his career began, pitched well in his third spring start. Washington's John Patterson, who is also trying to recapture the past, was just as good or better.

March 23, 2008 | | Atlanta Braves


Jurrjens extends scoreless streak in Braves win

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jair Jurrjens is making it hard for the Atlanta Braves to keep him out of the starting rotation.

March 21, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Diaz making his pitch for more playing time

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Matt Diaz, a productive platoon player for the Atlanta Braves the past two seasons, is making his case in spring training for full-time duty in left field this season.

March 20, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves split squad lose twice

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Yunel Escobar has quickly demonstrated this spring why the Atlanta Braves were willing to trade veteran shortstop Edgar Renteria to Detroit.

March 19, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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Articles by Section - Atlanta Braves


Kemp, Puig star in Dodgers' 8-4 win over Braves

LOS ANGELES- Matt Kemp is making a case for himself, regardless of where he's playing the rest of the season.

July 29, 2014 | By Beth Harris Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves shut out Padres to win series

ATLANTA - Ervin Santana knew in the very first inning his slider would be tough to hit.

July 28, 2014 | By Paul Newberry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves ride 6-run 3rd to beat Padres

ATLANTA - Mike Minor is working to correct flaws in his mechanics that were discovered when he looked at this year's results and matched them up to tape from his strong 2013 season.

July 27, 2014 | By Charles Odum | Atlanta Braves


Cox, Maddux, Glavine inducted in Baseball Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy.

July 27, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Freeman, La Stella each hit safely three times for Braves in 5-3 win

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman had three hits and an RBI, Julio Teheran earned his 10th win and the Atlanta Braves took advantage of Ordisamer Despaigne's control problems to beat the San Diego Padres 5-3 on Saturday night.

July 26, 2014 | Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves' Wood hit hard by Padres in 5-2 loss

ATLANTA - Rookie Jesse Hahn allowed only three hits in six innings to remain unbeaten on the road and the San Diego Padres beat Atlanta 5-2 on Friday night to continue their recent success against the Braves.

July 25, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Marlins crack Kimbrel to defeat Braves

ATLANTA - Atlanta closer Craig Kimbrel blamed himself for two curveballs that went awry and cost the Braves a game.

July 24, 2014 | By Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Freeman, Braves blast past Marlins

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman isn't sure why Miami's pitching staff has been so hard for him to handle this year.

July 23, 2014 | By Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Minor rattled early in Braves' loss to Marlins

ATLANTA - Jacob Turner allowed two runs in his bid for a permanent return to Miami's rotation and the Marlins knocked Mike Minor out of the game early in their 6-5 win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.

July 22, 2014 | By Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Marlins spoil strong outing by Teheran, beat Braves 3-1 in 10th inning

ATLANTA- The Miami Marlins couldn't take advantage of a bases-loaded opportunity with no outs in the ninth inning.

July 21, 2014 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


La Stella's 3 RBIs help Braves top Phillies, 8-2

ATLANTA - Tommy La Stella is making an impression on Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez.

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


Rollins' homer sinks Braves

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves have seen Cole Hamels enough to know that little comes easily against the Philadelphia Phillies left-hander.

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


Braves top Phillies, 6-4, in return from All-Star break

ATLANTA - For all that Jason Heyward did well, his diving catch in the eighth inning felt the best.

July 18, 2014 | By George Henry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves release struggling second baseman Uggla

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves have requested unconditional release waivers for struggling second baseman Dan Uggla, parting ways with a former starter still owed over $18 million over the remainder of this year and next.

July 18, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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