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Braves' division bid ends, settle for NL's top wild cardShare Tweet
MLB.com Oct 1, 2012Maybe this wasn't quite as catastrophic a collapse as what happened to the Red Sox and Braves a year ago. But it was certainly an alarming fall from grace, given that the White Sox had spent 117 days on top of the American League Central this season.Share TweetThe Nationals clinched the NL East despite losing Monday. Washington fell 2-0 to the Phillies, but secured the division after the Braves were eliminated after falling 2-1 to the Pirates.Share Tweet
Uggla out of lineup due to swollen handMLB.com Oct 1, 2012Dan Uggla's hand swelled a little more before Monday's game against the Pirates, so the Braves took the precautionary route by scratching him from the lineup.Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 1, 2012It's difficult to imagine a message capable of being heartwarming, inspirational and devastating all at once. But the sign carried by the fan in the photo at the Atlanta Braves game Sunday covers that emotional ground and more. And it said: I skipped ch…Share Tweetnytimes.com Oct 1, 2012A look at the top-three starting pitchers of the National League teams currently in line for the six playoff spots.Share Tweet
A guide to the AL playoff possibilitiesyahoo.com Oct 1, 2012Heading into the season's last three games, the National League is relatively a drama-free zone. The Cincinnati Reds and San Francisco Giants have already clinched their divisions and the Atlanta Braves are a longshot to force a NL East tiebreaker with …Share Tweet