This is the May 18, 2013 news archive. View today's Braves rumors and news.
The Atlanta Braves have been known for their admirable pitching depth, not only at the Major League level, but throughout their organization. They're going to require a show of that depth, now, and for some time to come.Upvote Share Tweet
Back-to-back blasts change fortunes in eighthMLB.com May 18, 2013Evan Gattis added to his legend with a two-run, pinch-hit home run off Kenley Jansen, and Andrelton Simmons followed with a home run of his own to cap a three-run eighth inning that provided the Braves a 3-1 win over the Dodgers.Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com May 18, 2013So last night the Atlanta Braves played the Dodgers. They won, which was expected. What wasn't expected was ex-professional wrestler Jake "The Snake" Roberts making a cameo to lead everyone in singing "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" d…Upvote Share Tweet
The Juice: Justin Upton helps Braves Slam the Dodgers; Paul Goldschmidt mashes two homers for Arizonayahoo.com May 18, 2013The Juice returns for season No. 6! It's almost eligible for free-agency! Stop by daily for news from the action, along with great photos, stats, video highlights and more. With their desired lineup intact for the first time in 40 games, the Atlanta Bra…Upvote Share Tweet
Braves Rally For Late WinMay 18Powered by home runs from Evan Gattis and Andrelton Simmons, the Braves scored three runs in the eighth inning to defeat the Dodgers 3-1.
Braves' Bullpen IssuesMay 18Doug Glanville and Manny Acta discuss the Braves' bullpen issues after losing Eric O'Flaherty to a torn ulnar collateral ligament days after Jonny Venters had season-ending surgery.