MIAMI - For the second night in a row against a hard-throwing young right-hander, the Atlanta Braves couldn't muster much.
MIAMI - Last week, the Atlanta Braves managed only three hits and no runs against Miami ace Jose Fernandez.
ATLANTA - As they entered the season, the Atlanta Braves were hoping to just hang on through the first month while they waited for Mike Minor and Gavin Floyd to join a depleted rotation.
ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman heard fans calling his name and, with dark clouds moving in, he knew the grounds crew had just removed the cover from the infield tarp.
ATLANTA - Rookie right-hander David Hale allowed only two hits over eight innings in a performance that may not be enough to save his spot in Atlanta's rotation and the Braves beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 on Saturday night.
ATLANTA - Justin Upton hit a three-run homer to continue another strong April, Ervin Santana earned his third win and the Atlanta Braves held off the Cincinnati Reds 5-4 on Friday night.
ATLANTA - Fredi Gonzalez appreciates Evan Gattis' easy approach at the plate.
ATLANTA - Another strong eight innings, another loss for Alex Wood.
ATLANTA - Another strong outing from Julio Teheran. Another clutch hit by Evan Gattis. It added up to another win for the Atlanta Braves.
NEW YORK - With a little more help from his defense, David Hale could have dominated. Instead, the Atlanta Braves fumbled away a chance for a road sweep against an NL East rival.
NEW YORK - Craig Kimbrel hardly ever needs help with the ninth inning. He got some Saturday night.
NEW YORK - Aaron Harang threw no-hit ball for seven innings but was pulled after 121 pitches, and reliever Luis Avilan gave up David Wright's two-out single in the eighth as the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 6-0 Friday night.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves will no longer allow some off-duty police officers to carry guns at Turner Field, which has prompted objections.
PHILADELPHIA- After his first career complete game, Alex Wood was upset with his performance at the plate.
PHILADELPHIA - The brisk air brought out Julio Teheran's best more so than facing Cliff Lee.
ATLANTA - For all that Jason Heyward did well, his diving catch in the eighth inning felt the best.
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.