View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Atlanta Braves


Smoltz waiting to test shoulder

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. - John Smoltz decided not to test his sore right shoulder Monday, opting to postpone a throwing session that could determine whether he opens the season on the disabled list.

April 04, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta GM mulling 'a deal or 2'

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. - Braves general manager Frank Wren said Monday he expects to make at least one trade before Sunday's season-opening game at Washington.

April 04, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Westbrook works perfect 6 as Indians shut out Braves

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. - Jake Westbrook struck out eight over six perfect innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Atlanta Braves 8-0 Monday.

April 04, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Grissom giving back to Atlanta

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Marquis Grissom is back in an Atlanta Braves uniform, giving him an opportunity to promote his efforts to put uniforms on Atlanta kids who otherwise might not have the chance to play organized games.

April 03, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Hampton turns in another strong outing

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - This is exactly what Mike Hampton was hoping for this spring.

April 03, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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


« First  « Prev  128 129 130 131 132  Next »  Last »

Page 130 of 134

Articles by Section - Atlanta Braves


Philadelphia pitchers combine for no-hitter against Braves

ATLANTA - With their playoff hopes uncertain, Atlanta's struggling batters picked a bad time to get no-hit by Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia relievers.

September 01, 2014 | By George Henry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves' Wood, Kimbrel combine for shutout of Marlins

ATLANTA - The last time Alex Wood started against Miami at Turner Field, he pitched eight strong innings before losing 1-0 to Jose Fernandez.

August 31, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta bats silenced by Marlins pitching, 4-0

ATLANTA - A month ago, Jarred Cosart was a struggling pitcher on a team out of playoff contention. Now, he is trying to help Miami inch closer in the wild-card race.

August 31, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


J. Upton, Heyward lift Braves over Marlins, 5-2

ATLANTA - Justin Upton is having quite a month.

August 29, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Minor's arm, bat lead Braves over Mets

NEW YORK - Mike Minor took a two-hit shutout into the eighth inning after hitting a double and single himself, leading the Atlanta Braves over the New York Mets 6-1 Thursday night.

August 28, 2014 | By Charles O'Brien Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Heyward, Simmons come up big in Braves' 3-2 win over Mets

NEW YORK - Jason Heyward hit a leadoff home run off Zack Wheeler, Julio Teheran won his third straight start and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 3-2 Wednesday night to stop a three-game losing streak.

August 27, 2014 | By Charles O'brien Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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


1

Page 1 of 1


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2014 The Times, Gainesville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...