• Gattis in Braves' starting lineup after recall

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Sep 4, 2013
    Manager Fredi Gonzalez said Gattis will likely be in the lineup in four of the next five games. Young tripled over Gattis' head in left field in the sixth and scored on Murphy's double. Gattis and Simmons solved a previously dominant Carlos Torres with a pair of seventh-inning home runs that supported Kris Medlen's stellar effort and gave the Braves a 3-1 win over the Mets on Tuesday night at Turner Field. The Braves have won 20 of 24 at Turner Field to improve the major leagues' best home record to 51-19. "I thought for a second [Medlen] was going to get one of those tough-luck losses," Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez said. "Torres was that good. The powerful slugger then highlighted his three-hit return to the Majors by lining his game-tying solo home run just over the top of the left-center-field wall with one out in the seventh.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Late homers shrink Braves' magic number to 10

      Evan Gattis and Andrelton Simmons hit a pair of seventh-inning home runs that supported Kris Medlen's stellar effort and gave the Braves a 3-1 win over the Mets on Tuesday night, reducing their magic number to clinch the National East to 10.
      Source: MLB.com
    • Medlen, Braves top Mets, stay hot at home

      Kris Medlen pitched seven strong innings while Andrelton Simmons and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves win their second straight game with a 3-1 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.
      Source: ESPN.com

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