Category: ‘Braves 101 Features’

Justin Upton’s Walk-off Homer Gives Atlanta Braves Win Over Washington Nationals in 10 Innings
August 16th, 2013 at 11:47 PM
In this budding rivalry between the Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals, Justin Upton just made it that much sweeter for Braves fans with his walk-off homer Friday night in a 3-2 win at Turner Field. After Ian Krol got Jason Heyward to ground out to start the 10th, Upton worked a...

Atlanta Braves Could Pursue Waiver Trade for Tampa Bay Rays’ Ryan Roberts
August 16th, 2013 at 8:00 PM
The Atlanta Braves have lost Tyler Pastornicky for the year with a torn ACL, Dan Uggla is on the disabled list for eye surgery and Paul Janish can't really hit. Frank Wren was already shopping the waiver wire for a backup infielder who would provide an offensive upgrade, and he may...

Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: Game 122 Starting Lineups
August 16th, 2013 at 6:32 PM
  Game #122 August 16, 2013 Washington Nationals Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:30 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Cloudy Temperature: 68°F - 66°F Wind: ENE 9 MPH Lineups: 1. Denard Span, CF 2. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B 3. Bryce Harper, LF 4. Jasyon Werth, RF 5. Ian Desmond, SS 6. Adam LaRoche, 1B 7. Wilson Ramos, C 8. Anthony Rendon, 2B 9. Taylor Jordan, P 1. Jason Heyward, RF 2. Justin...

Atlanta Braves Host Washington Nationals to Complete Nine-Game Home Stand
August 16th, 2013 at 10:34 AM
After dropping one game in each series against the Miami Marlins and the Philadelphia Phillies, the Atlanta Braves prepare to take on the second place Washington Nationals, who come in having won four of their last five games. The Braves conclude a 9-game homestand hosting the Nationals for three games, currently...

Atlanta Braves Prospect Sean Gilmartin Makes First Start Since June
August 16th, 2013 at 8:25 AM
Atlanta Braves prospect Sean Gilmartin has been on the shelf since June 16, but he made a strong, efficient start with Triple-A Gwinnett in a loss Thursday. Gilmartin needed only 58 pitches to get through five innings against the Durham Bulls, scattering four hits while striking out one and issuing no...