Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Mike Minor Throws Complete Game, but Atlanta Braves Lose to Chicago White Sox
July 21st, 2013 at 6:51 PM
Mike Minor threw the first complete game of the year for the Atlanta Braves and the first of his career, but the offense stumbled in their efforts to support him in a 3-1 loss to the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field in Sunday's series finale. Despite racking up nine...

Chicago White Sox Blast Paul Maholm, Atlanta Braves Drop Second Game of Second Half
July 20th, 2013 at 8:08 PM
Nearly as quickly as the Atlanta Braves accrued a four-run lead over the Chicago White Sox, Paul Maholm gave it back. In fact, in the 10-6 loss at U.S. Cellular Field on Saturday, Maholm had to leave with a sprained wrist in the midst of getting rocked for seven runs. Dan...

Brian McCann’s Homer Lifts Atlanta Braves Over Chicago White Sox
July 20th, 2013 at 9:04 AM
Brian McCann kept up his scorchingly hot pace he started just before the All-Star break, hitting the go-ahead three-run homer to propel the Atlanta Braves to a 6-4 win over the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field in Friday's second half opener. Tied 2-2 in the sixth inning, McCann put...

Craig Kimbrel Gives up Run in National League All-Star Game Loss to American League
July 17th, 2013 at 8:21 AM
In an All-Star Game that was more about Mariano Rivera than anything, the 2013 Midsummer Classic was a low-scoring affair as the American League won 3-0, their first win since 2009. ***VIDEO1*** Rivera entered in the eighth inning, ensuring a National League rally at Citi Field wouldn't end his chances of getting...

Atlanta Braves Drop First-Half Finale to Cincinnati Reds
July 14th, 2013 at 7:16 PM
A depleted Atlanta Braves roster, punctuated by a rough outing by Julio Teheran, dropped their last game before the All-Star break to the Cincinnati Reds in an 8-4 loss Sunday afternoon at Turner Field. With Jason Heyward, B.J. Upton, Justin Upton and Freddie Freeman out with injuries and Brian McCann out...