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Atlanta Braves at Milwaukee Brewers: Gameday 75
June 21st, 2013 at 7:36 PM
  Game #75 June 21, 2013 Atlanta Braves Milwaukee Brewers Game Details Time: 8:10 PM EDT Stadium: Miller Park (Milwaukee, WI) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 78°F - 73°F Wind: S 10 MPH Lineups: 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. Jason Heyward, RF 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B 4. Justin Upton, LF 5. Brian McCann, C 6. B.J. Upton, CF 7. Dan Uggla, 2B 8. Chris Johnson, 3B 9. Julio Teheran, P 1. Norichika Aori, RF 2. Jean Segura, SS 3. Carlos Gomez, CF 4. Aramis Ramirez, 3B 5. Juan Francisco, 1B 6. Logan...

Slumping Atlanta Braves Offense Visits Last Place Milwaukee Brewers: Series Preview
June 21st, 2013 at 6:16 PM
The Atlanta Braves have had a hard time scoring runs lately, but they may be able to turn that around when they visit the Milwaukee Brewers for a three-game series at Miller Park starting Friday. The Braves just came off losing three out of five to the New York Mets, while...

Mike Minor Allows Three Homers, Atlanta Braves Drop Series to New York Mets
June 21st, 2013 at 8:49 AM
The Atlanta Braves just couldn't seem to put it together in the finale of their five-game series with the New York Mets at Turner Field. Mike Minor gave up three home runs and the offense wasted gobs of opportunities in the 4-3 loss on Thursday. ***VIDEO1*** All three Mets homers were solo...

Atlanta Braves Give Kris Medlen Run Support, Beat New York Mets
June 20th, 2013 at 7:55 AM
The Atlanta Braves offense finally gave Kris Medlen some run support, but the most memorable play of the night involved a boneheaded error by Medlen that could have cost the Braves the game. Regardless, they still beat the New York Mets 5-3 Wednesday at Turner Field. ***VIDEO1*** Chris Johnson and his three-run homer...

Atlanta Braves Sign No. 1 Draft Pick Jason Hursh
June 19th, 2013 at 7:50 PM
The Atlanta Braves have signed their no. 1 pick Jason Hursh, a right-handed power pitcher from Oklahoma State University, to a deal with a $1.7 million signing bonus, mlbdailydish.com reports. Hursh also tweeted a picture of his official signing. officially apart of the Atlanta Braves! #bravos pic.twitter.com/7FDDJyfym2 — Jason Hursh (@Jason_Hursh) June...

New York Mets @ Atlanta Braves: Gameday 73
June 19th, 2013 at 6:29 PM
  Game #73 June 19, 2013 New York Mets Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 82°F - 76°F Wind: ENE 4 MPH Lineups: 1. Eric Young, CF 2. Daniel Murphy, 2B 3. David Wright, 3B 4. Marlon Byrd, RF 5. Lucas Duda, 1B 6. John Buck, C 7. Kirk Niewenheis, LF 8. Omar Quintanilla, SS 9. Shaun Marcum, P 1. Jordan Schafer, RF 2. Andrelton Simmons, SS 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B 4. Justin Upton, LF 5. Brian McCann, C 6. B.J....

Atlanta Braves Lose Nightcap, New York Mets Sweep Doubleheader
June 19th, 2013 at 9:06 AM
The Atlanta Braves and New York Mets finally finished their marathon of three games in just under 24 hours Tuesday night at Turner Field, but the Braves were on the short end of a 6-1 final in the Major League debut of Zack Wheeler. ***VIDEO1*** Wheeler was effectively wild, giving up no...

Atlanta Braves Offer Discount for Fans with Tickets to June 17 Rain Delay Game
June 18th, 2013 at 9:43 PM
In order to atone for what the Atlanta Braves called a "less than ideal Braves baseball experience," the club has offered a steep discount for 18 games in the second half of the season. The Braves apologized for the conditions of June 17's win against the New York Mets, mainly due...

New York Mets at Atlanta Braves: Gameday 72
June 18th, 2013 at 6:08 PM
  Game #72 June 18, 2013 New York Mets Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Cloudy Temperature: 77°F - 73°F Wind: WSW 11 MPH Lineups: 1. Collin Cowgill, LF 2. Daniel Murphy, 2B 3. David Wright, 3B 4. Marlon Byrd, RF 5. Josh Satin, 1B 6. Anthony Recker, C 7. Juan Lagares, CF 8. Omar Quintanilla, SS 9. Zack Wheeler, P 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. Jason Heyward, RF 3. Justin Upton, LF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5. B.J. Upton, CF 6....

Atlanta Braves Rally Falls Short, New York Mets Take Doubleheader Opener
June 18th, 2013 at 5:19 PM
Matt Harvey continued his dominant year, taking a no-hitter into the seventh inning in the Atlanta Braves' 4-3 loss to the New York Mets in the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader at Turner Field. ***VIDEO1*** Harvey, who took advantage of the fact that the Braves and Mets had just finished Monday's rain...

New York Mets @ Atlanta Braves: Gameday 71
June 18th, 2013 at 11:08 AM
  Game #71 June 18, 2013 New York Mets Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 1:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Thunderstorms Temperature: 80°F - 79°F Wind: WSW 12 MPH Lineups: 1. Collin Cowgill, LF 2. Daniel Murphy, 2B 3. David Wright, 3B 4. Marlon Byrd, RF 5. Lucas Duda, 1B 6. John Buck, C 7. Juan Lagares, CF 8. Omar Quintanilla, SS 9. Matt Harvey, P 1. Jordan Schafer, CF 2. Reed Johnson, LF 3. Jason Heyward, RF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5. Chris...

Freddie Freeman’s Homer Helps Atlanta Braves Walk-off on New York Mets, After Rain Delay
June 18th, 2013 at 8:38 AM
After a rain delay of 3 hours and 43 minutes for Monday's series opener with the New York Mets, the Atlanta Braves faithful wanted to feel their wait was worth it. At 1:22 Tuesday morning, Freddie Freeman blasted a walk-off homer in a 2-1 win at Turner Field. ***VIDEO1*** The Braves were...

New York Mets @ Atlanta Braves: Gameday 70
June 17th, 2013 at 5:21 PM
  Game #70 June 17, 2013 New York Mets Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Scattered Thunderstorms Temperature: 80°F - 76°F Wind: NNW 4 MPH Lineups: 1. Juan Lagares, CF 2. Daniel Murphy, 2B 3. David Wright, 3B 4. Lucas Duda, 1B 5. Marlon Byrd, RF 6. John Buck, C 7. Kirk Nieuwenheis, LF 8. Omar Quintanilla, SS 9. Dillon Gee, P 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. Jason Heyward, RF 3. Justin Upton, LF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5. Evan Gattis,...

Atlanta Braves Aim to Continue Home Dominance with Five Games Against New York Mets
June 17th, 2013 at 4:33 PM
The Atlanta Braves and New York Mets are set to start a monstrous five-game series, being necessitated by a rainout from May 4. The Braves have the luxury of hosting the series at Turner Field, where they have the Major Leagues' best home record. The Braves currently lead the season series...

Atlanta Braves Take Series from San Francisco Giants Behind Julio Teheran’s Start
June 17th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Julio Teheran proved that his last start was anomaly in the rubber game Sunday night between the Atlanta Braves and San Francisco Giants. The effort was good enough for his fifth win the 3-0 win at Turner Field. ***VIDEO1*** Teheran gave up five runs in his last start against the San Diego...

San Francisco Giants @ Atlanta Braves: Gameday 69
June 16th, 2013 at 6:27 PM
  Game #69 June 16, 2013 San Francisco Giants Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 8:05 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: ESPN Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 85°F - 89°F Wind: S 6 MPH Lineups: 1. Gregor Blanco, CF 2. Brandon Crawford, SS 3. Buster Posey, C 4. Hunter Pence, RF 5. Brandon Belt, 1B 6. Andres Torres, LF 7. Joaquin Arias, 3B 8. Nick Noonan, 2B 9. Tim Lincecum, P 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. Jason Heyward, RF 3. Justin Upton, LF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5....

Freddie Freeman Hits Game-Winning Single in Atlanta Braves’ Walk-off Win Over San Francisco Giants
June 15th, 2013 at 9:14 PM
It only took them six innings, but when their comeback was complete, the Atlanta Braves found themselves beneficiaries of a walk-off single that was courtesy of Freddie Freeman. The 6-5 win over the San Francisco Giants at Turner Field on Saturday snapped their four-game losing streak. Down by a run entering...

San Francisco Giants @ Atlanta Braves: Gameday 68
June 15th, 2013 at 2:57 PM
  Game #68 June 15, 2013 San Francisco Giants Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 4:05 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Mostly Sunny Temperature: 85°F - 86°F Wind: E 6 MPH Lineups: 1. Andres Torres, LF 2. Tony Abreu, 2B 3. Buster Posey, 1B 4. Hunter Pence, RF 5. Joaquin Arias, 3B 6. Juan Perez, CF 7. Brandon Crawford, SS 8. Guillermo Quiroz, C 9. Chad Gaudin, P 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. Jason Heyward, RF 3. Justin Upton, LF 4....

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 Francisco Giants @ Atlanta Braves: Gameday 67
June 14th, 2013 at 6:39 PM
  Game #67 June 14, 2013 San Francisco Giants Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:30 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Mostly Sunny Temperature: 82°F - 72°F Wind: NE 7 MPH Lineups: 1. Gregor Blanco, CF 2. Tony Abreu, 2B 3. Buster Posey, C 4. Hunter Pence, RF 5. Brandon Crawford, SS 6. Brandon Belt, 1B 7. Andres Torres, LF 8. Joaquin Arias, 3B 9. Madison Bumgarner, P 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. Jason Heyward, RF 3. Justin Upton,...