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Braves start second half with one-run win

ATLANTA -- The Braves believe they're still in the NL East race. They also believe it's time to back up that belief.

July 22, 2008 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Braves still fighting injuries

ATLANTA - The three-day break for the All-Star game wasn't long enough to allow the Atlanta Braves to regroup at full strength for an off-day workout on Thursday.

July 22, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Is playoff contention out of reach for the Braves?

Back in March, the Braves looked primed to make a run in the National League's Eastern Division. Now, at the All-Star break, they're five games under .500, 6.5 games out of first, and a possible return to the postseason looks bleak.

July 20, 2008 | Brent Holloway | Atlanta Braves


Hampton to make second rehab start

PEARL, Miss. - Mike Hampton will make his second rehabilitation start Wednesday for Double-A Mississippi.

July 18, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves join All-Star scene in New York

ATLANTA - Chipper Jones, picked as a starter for the All-Star game, and Brian McCann, named as a reserve, are prepared to represent the Atlanta Braves at Yankee Stadium Tuesday night while savoring an historic moment.

July 18, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves top Padres, 4-1

SAN DIEGO -- Jeff Francoeur had a tiebreaking broken bat single with the bases loaded in the sixth inning to help the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 Saturday night and extend Greg Maddux's winless skid to 12 starts.

July 17, 2008 | | Atlanta Braves


Braves end season's first half with dominating win

SAN DIEGO - All-Star catcher Brian McCann says he likes being "locked in." His Atlanta Braves teammates like him that way, too.

July 17, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves drop series opener with Padres

Peavy strikes out 7 in Padres win

July 16, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves sinking under wave of 1-run losses

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves will have a losing record at the All-Star break for the second time in three seasons.

July 15, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Lowe leads Dodgers past Braves 2-1

LOS ANGELES - Derek Lowe took a perfect game into the seventh inning, Matt Kemp homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Braves 2-1 Wednesday night.

July 14, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Francoeur returns with no regrets

LOS ANGELES - Jeff Francoeur rejoined the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday at Dodger Stadium, a little humbled but in no way contrite regarding the harsh things he said when he was sent to the minors.

July 13, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves bounce back, drop Dodgers

LOS ANGELES - Jair Jurrjens pitched six solid innings, batterymate Brian McCann homered twice and Yunel Escobar hit a three-run double, leading the Atlanta Braves to a 9-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.

July 13, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves barely avoid allowing perfect game

LOS ANGELES - Hiroki Kuroda took a perfect game into the eighth inning and settled for a one-hitter, leading Los Angeles to a 3-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.

July 12, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Francoeur re-joins Braves

ATLANTA - Jeff Francoeur's stay in the minor leagues barely lasted a weekend.

July 11, 2008 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Tex comes up clutch, Braves win in 17 innings

ATLANTA - As much as the Atlanta Braves have struggled recently, Mark Teixeira couldn't imagine the toll of losing a 17-inning marathon.

July 10, 2008 | From staff reports | Atlanta Braves


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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


Braves use big first inning to top Pirates 7-3

PITTSBURGH - Ervin Santana said "everything" was off when he took the mound Monday.

August 18, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Justin Upton's two-run blast sends Braves past A's 4-3

ATLANTA - Justin Upton hit a two-run homer, Chris Johnson also went deep and the Atlanta Braves beat Jon Lester and the reeling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Sunday night, ending Lester's seven-game winning streak.

August 17, 2014 | Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves hold off Athletics for 3rd win in 4 games

ATLANTA - The Braves are trying to use a visit from Oakland, who came to Atlanta with the majors' best record, to prove they shouldn't be dismissed in the NL playoff hunt.

August 16, 2014 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves knock off MLB-best Oakland

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman said before the game the slumping Braves needed an immediate turnaround.

August 15, 2014 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Slumping Braves fall to Dodgers

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman promised the Braves won't give up on the season.

August 14, 2014 | By Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Kimbrel pitches Braves out of jam with 3-2 win over Dodgers

ATLANTA - Ervin Santana won his sixth straight start at Turner Field, Justin Upton drove in the go-ahead run in the fifth inning and the Atlanta Braves snapped a two-game skid with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night.

August 13, 2014 | Charles Odum | Atlanta Braves


Dodgers rally past Braves for 2nd straight night

ATLANTA - The Dodgers are getting solid performances out of their starting pitchers.

August 12, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Dodgers surge past Braves in final 4 innings

ATLANTA - Kevin Correia has been living a dream since he was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers by the Minnesota Twins over the weekend.

August 11, 2014 | By George Henry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Wood fans 12 batters in 3-1 Braves victory

ATLANTA - Alex Wood set a career high with 12 strikeouts in 7 1-3 innings and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 3-1 on Sunday night to continue their recent success against the Nationals.

August 10, 2014 | Charles Odum Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Late lament: Braves fall to Nats 4-1 in 11 innings

ATLANTA - It was another long night for the Atlanta Braves' bats - much longer than usual.

August 10, 2014 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves hit 4 homers off Strasburg, end 8-game slide

ATLANTA- An eight-game losing streak was way too long for Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez.

August 08, 2014 | By George Henry Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


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