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Braves 6, Astros 2: With Francoeur headed down, Braves bust skid

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves were feeling down after five straight losses and the demotion of popular teammate Jeff Francoeur.

July 09, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves winning streak stopped at 1

ATLANTA - Chris Sampson didn't have to pitch like Houston ace Roy Oswalt.

July 09, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves Notebook: McCann awaits All-Star decision

ATLANTA - Brian McCann has never enjoyed an All-Star break. He'd like to keep that streak intact.McCann has been an All-Star in each of his first two full seasons with the Atlanta Braves, and he'll learn today if he makes the NL squad for the third straight year.

July 09, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves send Francoeur down to work on hitting

ATLANTA -- Slumping Braves outfielder Jeff Francoeur was sent to the minors to work on his hitting, with his average having dropped to .234.

July 08, 2008 | By Charles Odum The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Howard's HR powers Phillies past Braves

ATLANTA - No first baseman in the major leagues has more errors than Ryan Howard's nine, and that worries Charlie Manuel.

July 07, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Glavine encouraged by reduced pain in elbow

ATLANTA - Tom Glavine said he is encouraged about the reduced pain in his left elbow after some aggressive exercises on Wednesday, and the Braves pitcher hopes to begin throwing off the mound in about two weeks.

July 07, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves notebook: Soriano still on DL

Rafael Soriano, who has been on the disabled list since June 13 with inflammation in his right elbow, should return to the team "in a couple of days," assistant general manager Bruce Manno said Thursday.

July 07, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Phillies get second three-game sweep at Turner Field

ATLANTA - Cole Hamels came within one out of his second shutout of the Braves this season, making the Phillies' second series sweep of the year in Atlanta look easy.

July 07, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves notebook: Atlanta could soon face decision on Teixeira

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves may soon face a difficult decision with Mark Teixeira, the team's cleanup hitter and possible free agent.

July 06, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves flub another one

ATLANTA - Kyle Kendrick and the Philadelphia Phillies emerged from their interleague blahs to resume their mastery of the Atlanta Braves, ruining the surprise return of Chipper Jones.

July 05, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves baffled by Toronto's pitching

TORONTO - With his curveball diving and his fastball topping out at 96 miles per hour, A.J. Burnett made life easy on catcher Rod Barajas, and rough on the undermanned Atlanta Braves.

July 03, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Wells' bat leads Toronto past Atlanta, 9-5

TORONTO - It's not often that Atlanta's Tim Hudson gives up a home run. When he does, he usually loses.

July 02, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Teixeira powers Braves past Jays

TORONTO - Bobby Cox has seen plenty of fine pitching performances as manager of the Atlanta Braves, but few as good as the one Jair Jurrjens delivered Friday night.

July 01, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves hope day off will help heal injuries

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves finished their homestand with a patchwork starting lineup. They hope to have a few familiar names back on the field when they play their next home game.

June 30, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Escobar injures shoulder, Infante hurts hamstring

ATLANTA - Braves shortstop Yunel Escobar was held out of Wednesday's starting lineup against Milwaukee after jamming his left shoulder the previous night and his replacement, Omar Infante, came out of the game because of a strained right hamstring.

June 29, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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Homers help Matt Wisler, Atlanta Braves end 9-game skid against Washington Nationals

ATLANTA - Rookie Matt Wisler wasn't too worried about walking so many hitters in his third major league start.

July 02, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Zimmermann dominant as Washington Nationals trump Atlanta Braves, 6-1

ATLANTA - Jordan Zimmermann took a shutout into the eighth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 6-1 on Tuesday night to continue their season-long dominance of the division rivalry.

June 30, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Georgia high court says bonds for Atlanta Braves stadium are valid

ATLANTA - The Georgia Supreme Court has upheld the authorization of up to $397 million in bonds to build a new baseball stadium for the Braves in Cobb County.

June 29, 2015 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Alex Wood sharp as Atlanta Braves top Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 to end losing streak

PITTSBURGH - Alex Wood can tell the instant a breaking ball leaves his hand whether he has a feel for it on a given day. When he does, the Atlanta Braves lefty can be dominant.

June 28, 2015 | By Will Graves Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Teheran gives up six runs in six innings as Atlanta Braves fall to Pittsburgh Pirates, 8-4

PITTSBURGH - Julio Teheran wasn't sure where his two-seam fastball was going when he sent one toward Andrew McCutchen in the first inning on Saturday.

June 27, 2015 | By Will Graves Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves undone by Mercer's walk-off hit in 10th inning, fall to Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2

PITTSBURGH - Jason Grilli revived his flagging career during his three years in Pittsburgh, becoming an All-Star closer in 2013 while helping lead the Pirates back to the playoffs for the first time in two decades.

June 26, 2015 | By Will Graves Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves held to 4 hits in 7-0 loss to Doug Fister, Washington Nationals

Doug Fister said he really hadn't heard about the scoreless innings streak being crafted by his fellow Washington Nationals starters.

June 25, 2015 | By Harvey Valentine Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves fall to Nationals 2-1 on walk-off sac fly in 11th

WASHINGTON - Ian Desmond hit a sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 11th inning to lift Washington to a 2-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday night for the Nationals' fifth straight victory.

June 24, 2015 | By Jeff Seidel Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves unable to hit Strasburg in return, lose to Nationals 3-1

WASHINGTON - Stephen Strasburg pitched five shutout innings in his return from the disabled list, Anthony Rendon tied his career-high with four hits and the Washington Nationals defeated the Atlanta Braves 3-1 on Tuesday night.

June 23, 2015 | Harvey Valentine Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Freddie Freeman put on disabled list by Atlanta Braves due to bruised right wrist

WASHINGTON - First baseman Freddie Freeman was placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday due to a bruised right wrist.

June 23, 2015 | | Atlanta Braves


Julio Teheran shines as Atlanta Braves shut out New York Mets 1-0

ATLANTA- It wasn't an easy decision to order a pinch-hitter for Julio Teheran after the right-hander allowed only one hit in seven scoreless innings.

June 21, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves send Gosselin to Diamondbacks for two players

PHOENIX - In a money-saving move, the Arizona Diamondbacks have traded Bronson Arroyo and last year's first-round draft pick Touki Toussaint to the Atlanta Braves for infielder Phil Gosselin.

June 21, 2015 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves put up go-ahead runs in the 6th, beat Mets 6-4

ATLANTA - Andrelton Simmons got four hits for the Atlanta Braves in a 6-4 win Saturday night over the New York Mets, who lost their fourth in a row and catcher Travis d'Arnaud to an elbow injury.

June 20, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Atlanta Braves' Matt Wisler debuts with 8 strong innings in 2-1 win over New York Mets

ATLANTA- Backed by a big hit from his former Triple-A roommate, Matt Wisler enjoyed a major league debut that ranked with the best in Atlanta history.

June 19, 2015 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Uribe's error helps Boston Red Sox to 5-2 win over Atlanta Braves

ATLANTA - Clay Buchholz pitched seven strong innings and the Boston Red Sox, after benching third baseman Pablo Sandoval, beat Atlanta 5-2 Thursday night for their second win in 10 games.

June 18, 2015 | | Atlanta Braves


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