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Maholm helps Braves post 3rd straight shutout

Maholm helps Braves post 3rd straight shutout

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Sep 7, 2012
Paul Maholm and the Braves bullpen combined to give Atlanta three straight shutouts for the first time in exactly a decade, and the NL wild-card leaders beat the New York Mets 3-0 on Friday night.
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  • Farewell tour: Mets present Chipper Jones with interesting Shea…

    Farewell tour: Mets present Chipper Jones with interesting Shea Stadium painting

    The Chipper Jones farewell tour makes its final stop in New York this weekend, and we're happy to report the Mets did go out of their way to honor Jones with a special pregame press conference and presentation of his going away present. So yes, not only…
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  • Collins wants Mets to finish strong at home

    Collins wants Mets to finish strong at home

    MLB.com Sep 7, 2012
    Including Friday night's series opener against Atlanta, 16 of New York's remaining 25 games this season will be played at Citi Field, and Mets manager Terry Collins knows his team needs to finish strong at home.
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  • Our Stephen Strasburg-less sorrow is approaching

    Our Stephen Strasburg-less sorrow is approaching

    yahoo.com Sep 7, 2012
    Washington Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg will make his last home start of the season Friday night against the Miami Marlins, setting the table for the official shutdown to come next Wednesday at Citi Field against the Mets. It's depressing to think th…
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  • Video - Braves Blanks Mets 3-0 00:30

    Braves Blanks Mets 3-0

    Sep 7
    Jason Heyward and Dan Uggla homer in Braves' win.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: League, union now have chance to start over, meet in bounty mid…

    Sep 7
    Boiled down, Friday's developments involving the overturned player suspensions that stemmed from the Saints bounty probe have created an opening to end this confusing and controversial chapter in NFL history. But it won't amount to anything unless the t…
  • 2012 Hall of Fame -- Jamaal Wilkes' pitch strikes a chord

    Sep 7
    Ex-Laker Jamaal Wilkes once again finds the right rhythm in his Hall of Fame entrance
  • Houston Texans RB Arian Foster, LB Brooks Reed hurt, miss practice

    Sep 7
    Texans halfback Arian Foster (knee) and linebacker Brooks Reed (hip) didn't practice Friday and are questionable for Sunday's game against the Dolphins.
  • Steelers LB Harrison questionable vs. Broncos

    Sep 7
    The Pittsburgh Steelers will probably be without linebacker James Harrison for Sunday night's opener against the Denver Broncos.