Crew Scoots way to win in pitchers' duel
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After dealing with Julio Teheran's impressive effort at Turner Field on Tuesday night, the Brewers snapped a three-game losing streak courtesy of Scooter Gennett's two-out single, which proved decisive in a 2-1 win over the Braves, who have now lost 18 …Share Tweet
O's add second lefty, call up Tolliver from Double-AMLB.com 19 hours agoAfter dealing Brian Matusz to the Braves, the Orioles called up left-hander Ashur Tolliver from Bowie to fill the final spot on the 25-man roster.Share TweetMLB.com 19 hours agoBrian Snitker did not necessarily expect to sell his house as quickly as he did this winter, and he certainly did not anticipate the opportunity he gained when the Braves dismissed former manager Fredi Gonzalez last week. So for now, Snitker will simply…Share TweetO's trade P Matusz, pick to Braves for prospectsShare Tweet
Eickhoff Shuts Down Braves Over 7 Innings, Phillies Win 5-0nytimes.com May 22 (3 days ago)Jerad Eickhoff pitched five-hit ball over seven innings to help the Philadelphia Phillies avoid a three-game sweep and beat the Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Sunday.Share Tweet
Williams Perez Shuts Down Phillies Again, Braves Win 2-0nytimes.com May 21 (4 days ago)Williams Perez took a two-hitter into the seventh, helping the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 Saturday for just their second series win this season.Share TweetFreddie Freeman and Nick Markakis extended an unexpected power surge as they combined to record three home runs that backed Matt Wisler's strong start and helped the Braves claim Friday night's 7-1 win over the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.Share Tweet
Braves call up De La Cruz, option GantMLB.com May 20 (5 days ago)When Mike Foltynewicz recorded just nine outs in Thursday night's 8-2 loss to the Pirates, he became the second Braves starting pitcher to complete fewer than four innings within a three-day span. Thus, there was a need to provide yet another Minor Leag…Share Tweet
5 reasons the Phillies are winning nowMLB.com May 20 (5 days ago)One question lots of people are asking about the Phillies is whether or not they're remarkable start is sustainable. Let's just enjoy the ride and all its possibilities as the Braves come to Citizens Bank Park for a weekend series.Share TweetLeft-hander Jeff Locke threw seven strong innings, Gregory Polanco led another complete performance by the Pirates lineup and the Bucs beat the Braves, 8-2, on Thursday night to clinch a victory in their four-game series at PNC Park.Share TweetBraves shortstop Erick Aybar was taken to a medical facility to have a chicken bone removed from his throat late Thursday afternoon.Share Tweetnytimes.com May 18 (7 days ago)Given that it took four decades for Brian Snitker to become a big-league manager, he wasn't going to be picky about his first victory in the majors.Share TweetMLB.com May 18 (7 days ago)Terry Pendleton and Eddie Perez would both like the opportunity to become the Braves' next long-term manager. But neither objected to the club's decision to name Brian Snitker the interim manager after Fredi Gonzalez was dismissed on Tuesday.Share Tweetnytimes.com May 18 (7 days ago)Fredi Gonzalez brought two bottles of wine and knocked on the hotel room door of Atlanta general manager John Coppolella for a late-night bull session.Share Tweet
Minor Starting Season On DL: Good News For Braves?Mar 10ESPN SweetSpot blogger David Schoenfield discusses why pitcher Mike Minor starting the season on the DL is a good thing for the Braves.
Gattis Heading To HoustonJan 14Eric Karabell discusses how the Astros hope to benefit by the addition of Evan Gattis, acquiring him in a trade with the Atlanta Braves for three prospects.
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