This is the August 25, 2013 news archive. View today's Braves rumors and news.
Prado delivers on promise to special-needs fanUpdated Aug 25 Share TweetHis first name is Josh. D-backs third baseman Martin Prado doesn't know his last name, only that he's a special-needs Phillies fan whom he became acquainted with five or six years ago, when Prado was still with the Braves.
Injuries dictate unusual Braves lineup in finaleUpdated Aug 25 Share TweetJustin Upton, Freddie Freeman and Andrelton Simmons were the only members of Sunday's Braves lineup who had made more than 34 starts for Atlanta this year.
Miller, early blasts boost Cards into tie for firstUpdated Aug 25 Share TweetHome runs are coming with more frequency these days for St. Louis, and on Saturday night, a pair of solo shots behind Shelby Miller's strong performance laid the foundation for the Cardinals to take a 6-2 win over the Braves.
Braves Top Cardinals, Avoid SweepAug 25Andrelton Simmons hit a solo home run and the Braves beat the Cardinals 5-2 to avoid a four-game sweep.
NFL mailbag: Three-ring quarterback circusAug 25Mailbag: The Jets, Bills and Raiders are putting on a three-ring circus at quarterback, writes John Clayton.