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Braves jump out early, hold on for HudsonUpdated Sep 17, 2012 Share TweetAfter jumping out to an early six-run lead, the Braves held on for a 7-5 win against the Marlins in front of 23,308 at Marlins Park. The victory extended Atlanta's win streak to four games and pulled the club to within five of Washington, which was off …Share TweetEarlier this month, Chipper Jones bid a final farewell to Citi Field, and in August, he made his last regular-season trip to Nationals Park. On Monday, Jones kicked off his final trip to Miami to face the Marlins.
Spacious home both a pro and con for MarlinsUpdated Sep 17, 2012 Share TweetDepending on your point of view, Marlins Park plays either too big or it's just right. The Marlins' flashy new home also is one of the most difficult places to hit a home run.Share TweetAs a precaution, Giancarlo Stanton wasn't in the Marlins' lineup on Monday night due to a sore left intercostal muscle.
Braves Win 4th StraightSep 17Martin Prado collects four hits in Braves' 7-5 win over Marlins.
Peter King: Shoddy, inconsistent officiating making the game hard to enjoySep 17Last week I thought the replacement officials were adequate. Watching football Sunday, I felt like a passenger in a car going 20 miles an hour too fast on a mountain road with hairpin turns; we weren't going to die, but it was going to be a dicey ride.