Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Atlanta Braves’ Bats Stumped, Lose Series Opener to San Francisco Giants
June 15th, 2013 at 8:03 AM
Friday night's series opener with the San Francisco Giants was over as soon as it started for the Atlanta Braves. In a 6-0 loss, Gregor Blanco led off the game with a home run off Kris Medlen and the Giants never looked back. ***VIDEO1*** The game was essentially a tale of two...

San Diego Padres Finish Off Sweep of Atlanta Braves
June 12th, 2013 at 9:10 PM
The Atlanta Braves just couldn't piece together a big inning in Wednesday's series finale with the San Diego Padres, getting swept in the final game 5-3 at Petco Park. ***VIDEO1*** Paul Maholm's control was shaky in the first inning as he issued two walks - one with the bases loaded - in a...

Tim Hudson Has Strong Start, but Atlanta Braves Lose Second Straight to San Diego Padres
June 12th, 2013 at 9:13 AM
Tim Hudson hasn't won a game since early May, but he made his third straight quality start Tuesday night at Petco Park. Even with his efforts, the Atlanta Braves lost a 3-2 game to the San Diego Padres. ***VIDEO1*** Hudson only made two real mistakes in his 7 1/3 innings. He hung a splitter...

Atlanta Braves Rally in Ninth Falls Short to San Diego Padres
June 11th, 2013 at 8:48 AM
The Atlanta Braves showed that they don't quit on games that seem out of reach Monday in the series opener with the San Diego Padres. Trailing by six runs at Petco Park, the Braves scored one in the eighth inning and four in the ninth but fell just short in...

Dan Uggla Clubs Two Homers to Help Atlanta Braves Split Series with Los Angeles Dodgers
June 9th, 2013 at 8:25 PM
Dan Uggla continued his trend of hitting well at Dodger Stadium with a two-home run outburst in the series finale Sunday. He and Freddie Freeman provided Mike Minor with plenty of support in the 8-1 win, securing a split of the four-game series with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Uggla has maintained an...