Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Evan Gattis Provides Key Hit, Atlanta Braves Beat Washington Nationals for 12th Straight Win
August 6th, 2013 at 11:09 PM
When you're hot, you're hot. The Atlanta Braves happen to be hot, riding Evan Gattis' two-run single to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 on Tuesday at Nationals Park. Gattis was only in the game because Jason Heyward strained a muscle in his neck in the first inning, so he was batting in...

Justin Upton Hits Go-Ahead Homer in Atlanta Braves’ Win Over Washington Nationals
August 5th, 2013 at 11:39 PM
The Atlanta Braves saw their winning streak hit 11 games, thanks to a clutch go-ahead homer by Justin Upton in their 3-2 win over the Washington Nationals on Monday at Nationals Park. ***VIDEO1*** The eighth-inning homer was the last of Upton's three hits on the night and was his biggest. Upton blasted...

Atlanta Braves Sweep Philadelphia Phillies for 10th Straight Win
August 5th, 2013 at 8:17 AM
The Upton brothers backed a gem thrown by Alex Wood, giving the Atlanta Braves a 4-1 win to sweep the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on Sunday. It was their 10th straight win. Wood gave up a total of two hits and one run over six innings. The only run...

Atlanta Braves Win Ninth Straight in 12 Inning Victory Over Philadelphia Phillies
August 3rd, 2013 at 9:20 PM
Dan Uggla beat out a bases-loaded fielder's choice to give the Atlanta Braves a 5-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank park on Saturday, giving the Bravos nine straight wins. Jake Diekman got into trouble when he walked Justin Upton to start the inning. With one out, Diekman intentionally walked...

Atlanta Braves Beat Philadelphia Phillies for Eighth Straight Win
August 3rd, 2013 at 8:30 AM
The Atlanta Braves kept up their torrid offensive pace while visiting Citizens Bank Park on Friday, using a five-run inning to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-4 in the series opener. After Kris Medlen gave up back-to-back homers to Darin Ruf and Delmon Young to start the Phillies second inning, Jason Heyward...