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Braves won't sweeten the pot to get Peavey

ATLANTA - Frank Wren says the Atlanta Braves won't sweeten their offer to the San Diego Padres for Jake Peavy, forcing the team to look elsewhere in its search for pitching help.

November 19, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves' McCann wins second Silver Slugger award

ATLANTA - Braves catcher Brian McCann won his second Silver Slugger Award in three years, honored Thursday as the top-hitting player at his position in the National League. But NL batting champ Chipper Jones was left off the team.

November 17, 2008 | By Paul Newberry The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Wren: Braves won't part with top prospects for Peavy

ATLANTA - General manager Frank Wren insists the Braves won't trade their most valued prospects, apparently not even to bring Jake Peavy to Atlanta.

October 27, 2008 | BY CHARLES ODUM The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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


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Braves hitting coach Walker resigns

ATLANTA - Greg Walker has quit as hitting coach of the Atlanta Braves.

September 30, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves finish season with 2-1 win against Phillies

PHILADELPHIA - Emilio Bonifacio led off the game with home run and Freddie Freeman added an RBI single in the first, and the Atlanta Braves finished a disappointing season with a 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.

September 28, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves hold on to late lead, beat Phillies 4-2

PHILADELPHIA - Brothers B.J. and Justin Upton each homered and the Atlanta Braves held on for a 4-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night.

September 27, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves flop toward finish, fall to Phils 5-4

PHILADELPHIA - Jonathan Papelbon made his first appearance in Philadelphia since he made a lewd gesture as he left the field, closing out the Phillies' 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night with a scoreless ninth inning.

September 26, 2014 | By Aaron Bracy Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves continue to struggle down the stretch

ATLANTA - Edinson Volquez threw seven scoreless innings, Travis Snider and Neil Walker hit homers and the Pittsburgh Pirates moved within one game of the NL Central lead with a 10-1 win over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.

September 25, 2014 | Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves snap five-game losing skid

ATLANTA - Andrew McCutchen homered for Pittsburgh's only runs, and the Pirates missed a chance to move up in the NL Central race, falling to the Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Wednesday night.

September 24, 2014 | Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Pirates clinch playoff spot, beat Braves 3-2

ATLANTA - Gerrit Cole retired the final 17 hitters he faced, and the surging Pittsburgh Pirates clinched a spot in the playoffs with a 3-2 win over the free-falling Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.

September 23, 2014 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


With Wren fired as GM, what's next for Braves?

ATLANTA - For the first time in nearly a quarter-century, the Atlanta Braves are searching for a general manager.

September 23, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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


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