• Justin Upton carries Braves past Marlins

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jul 10, 2013
    Justin Upton homered, doubled twice and scored three runs to help the Atlanta Braves earn their 27th comeback victory when they beat the Miami Marlins 6-4 on Tuesday night. Upton and Justin Upton have spent most of the past three months mired in extended slumps that have produced nothing but regular frustration. In Monday's marathon, Upton hit a two-run double to put Atlanta ahead in the final inning. The Braves overcame deficits of 3-1 and 4-3. He then scored the game's decisive run from second when Marlins starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez made an errant throw to first after fielding Julio Teheran's swinging bunt near the third-base line. He doubled home a run in the third, doubled and scored to make it 4-all in the fifth, then hit his 16th home run but first since June 12 leading off the seventh against reliever Ryan Webb.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Uptons break out to boost Teheran, Braves

      Instead of enjoying their first opportunity to play together, B.J. Upton and Justin Upton have spent most of the past three months mired in extended slumps that have produced nothing but regular frustration. But as the Braves claimed a 6-4 win over the …
      Source: MLB.com

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