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Atlanta Braves at Philadelphia Phillies: Game 110 Lineups
August 2nd, 2013 at 6:37 PM
  Game #110 August 2, 2013 Atlanta Braves Philadelphia Phillies Game Details Time: 7:05 PM EDT Stadium: Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia, PA) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 83°F - 77°F Wind: WSW 10 MPH Lineups: 1. Jason Heyward, CF 2. Justin Upton, RF 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B 4. Brian McCann, C 5. Chris Johnson, 3B 6. Dan Uggla, 2B 7. Joey Terdoslavich, LF 8. Andrelton Simmons, SS 9. Kris Medlen,...

Atlanta Braves Look to Continue Winning Streak Against Philadelphia Phillies: Series Preview and Schedule
August 2nd, 2013 at 3:43 PM
The Atlanta Braves once again destroyed the Colorado Rockies on Thursday, and they look to continue their seven-game winning streak when they travel to Citizens Bank Park for a three-game series with the Philadelphia Phillies. The Braves improved their Major League-best home record to 38-15, though they'll look to improve on...

Colorado Rockies at Atlanta Braves: Game 109 Lineups
August 1st, 2013 at 6:15 PM
  Game #109 August 1, 2013 Colorado Rockies Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 83°F - 78°F Wind: W 6 MPH Lineups: 1. Dexter Fowler, CF 2. Corey Dickerson, LF 3. Troy Tulowitzki, SS 4. Wilin Rosario, C 5. Todd Helton, 1B 6. Nolan Arenado, 3B 7. Charlie Blackmon, RF 8. DJ LaMahieu, 2B 9. Chad Bettis, P     1. Jason Heyward, CF 2. Justin Upton, RF 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B 4....

Atlanta Braves Likely to Make Waiver Trade in August
August 1st, 2013 at 8:51 AM
The Atlanta Braves met their biggest need by acquiring Scott Downs from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim before the non-waiver trade deadline. But they still have some needs that will have to be met during August, which will have to be met with a waiver trade. Atlanta will likely pursue...

A Look at How Major League Baseball Waiver Wire Trades Work
August 1st, 2013 at 7:58 AM
The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline came and went for Major League Baseball without just a ton of activity. Now, trades must be made using the waiver system during the month of August. Here's how that works. Any player may be placed on waivers, which are essentially a process of simultaneously...