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Kris Medlen Evens Record with Great Start: Video
September 4th, 2013 at 8:22 AM
Kris Medlen showed the Atlanta Braves what they came to know and love in his dominant second half of last year on Tuesday. Have a look at his strong start in the video below. ***VIDEO1*** Medlen went seven innings, giving up just one run and striking out nine. It seemed like he...

New York Mets at Atlanta Braves: Game 138 Starting Lineups
September 3rd, 2013 at 6:42 PM
  Game #138 September 3, 2013 New York Mets Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Mostly Cloudy Temperature: 84°F - 76°F Wind: NW 7 MPH Lineups: 1. Eric Young, LF 2. Daniel Murphy, 2B 3. Josh Satin, 3B 4. Lucas Duda, 1B 5. Travis d'Arnaud, C 6. Juan Lagares, RF 7. Matt den Dekker, CF 8. Omar Quintanilla, SS 9. Carlos Torres,...

Evan Gattis Productive in Final Minor League Game
September 2nd, 2013 at 9:02 PM
The Atlanta Braves will get Evan Gattis back Tuesday, knowing that their rookie was productive over the three games he spent with Triple-A Gwinnett. ***VIDEO1*** Gattis added two more hits, including a double, over four at-bats in Gwinnett's loss to the Charlotte Knights in their season finale. That brings Gattis' line to 6-for-13 with...

Atlanta Braves Bring Kameron Loe Back to Major League Roster
September 2nd, 2013 at 3:42 PM
The Atlanta Braves re-added pitcher Kameron Loe to the 40-man roster Monday in a move to give them more depth at long relief, braves.com reports. Already having been released by the Seattle Mariners and Chicago Cubs this year, Loe signed a minor league contract with the Braves in mid-May, making two appearances with Atlanta...

Atlanta Braves’ Evan Gattis Taking Advantage of Time in Minor Leagues
September 1st, 2013 at 11:16 PM
Atlanta Braves rookie Evan Gattis has already made the most of his time back in the minors. Over his two games with Triple-A Gwinnett, he's already accumulated four hits. ***VIDEO1*** Two games into his three-game stay in the minors, Gattis has gone 4-for-9 with a homer and two doubles. Gattis' newfound success came...

Miami Marlins at Atlanta Braves: Game 136 Starting Lineups
September 1st, 2013 at 4:49 PM
  Game #136 September 1, 2013 Miami Marlins Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 5:00 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Mostly Cloudy Temperature: 83°F - 81°F Wind: SW 7 MPH Lineups: 1. Adeiny Hechavarria, SS 2. Christian Yelich, LF 3. Giancarlo Stanton, RF 4. Placido Polanco, 3B 5. Donovan Solano, 2B 6. Ed Lucas, 1B 7. Jake Marisnick, CF 8. Jeff Mathis, C 9. Nathan Eovaldi, P 1. Jordan Schafer, RF 2. Andrelton Simmons, SS 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B 4. Justin Upton,...

Atlanta Braves Beat Miami Marlins in Extra Innings
September 1st, 2013 at 12:13 AM
B.J. Upton had four hits including a walk-off single in the bottom of the eleventh inning as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Miami Marlins 5-4 Saturday night. It was a good sign for Braves fans to see an offensive outburst from Upton, who has been struggling at the plate all season....

Atlanta Braves Right to Option Evan Gattis to Minor Leagues
August 31st, 2013 at 9:11 AM
As unfortunate as the situation is for the popular Atlanta Braves rookie, the team was right to send Evan Gattis down to Triple-A Gwinnett, and he's even excited about it. ***VIDEO1*** Before Gattis' pinch-hit appearance Friday, during which he was intentionally walked, the last time he had played at all was Aug. 23....

Atlanta Braves Option Evan Gattis to Triple-A Gwinnett
August 30th, 2013 at 11:36 PM
In order to get Evan Gattis some at-bats, the Atlanta Braves have optioned El Oso Blanco to Triple-A Gwinnett. ***VIDEO1*** The slumping rookie catcher was hitless in his last 17 at-bats and has hit just .188 with three homers and 15 RBIs in 36 games since June 1. “We forget that he’s a...

Atlanta Braves Slip by Miami Marlins 2-1
August 30th, 2013 at 10:38 PM
The Atlanta Braves were involved in another pitching duel Friday night, beating the Miami Marlins 2-1 at Turner Field in Atlanta. Starter Julio Teheran (11-7, 3.01) pitched 6.1 innings and Freddie Freeman had a home run and a double for the Braves, who reduced their magic number to 15. Miami rookie starter...

Miami Marlins at Atlanta Braves: Game 134 Starting Lineups
August 30th, 2013 at 5:46 PM
  Game #134 August 30, 2013 Miami Marlins Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:30 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 83°F - 78°F Wind: E 4 MPH Lineups: 1. Christian Yelich, LF 2. Donovan Solano, 2B 3. Giancarlo Stanton, RF 4. Justin Ruggiano, CF 5. Logan Morrison, 1B 6. Placido Polanco, 3B 7. Adeiny Hechavarria, SS 8. Jeff Mathis, C 9. Jose Fernandez, P 1. Jordan...

Cleveland Indians at Atlanta Braves: Game 133 Starting Lineups
August 29th, 2013 at 6:25 PM
  Game #133 August 29, 2013 Cleveland Indians Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 87°F - 80°F Wind: NNW 9 MPH Lineups: 1. Michael Bourn, CF 2. Nick Swisher, RF 3. Jason Kipnis, 2B 4. Carlos Santana, 1B 5. Michael Brantley, LF 6. Yan Gomes, C 7. Asdrubal Cabrera, SS 8. Mike Aviles, 3B 9. Ubaldo Jimenez, P 1. Jordan Schafer, RF 2. Justin Upton, LF 3. Brian McCann, C 4. Chris...

Atlanta Braves Playoff Tickets on Sale Friday
August 29th, 2013 at 10:10 AM
Tickets to Atlanta Braves playoff games will go on sale Friday, August 30 at 10:00 AM at the Turner Field box office and through Ticketmaster online. Prices for National League Division Series tickets range from $18 to $97 while National League Championship Series tickets range from $60 to $135. World Series...

Chris Johnson, Atlanta Braves Walk Off Behind Paul Maholm’s Strong Showing
August 28th, 2013 at 11:41 PM
The Paul Maholm of old took the mound tonight at Turner Field, as the Atlanta Braves played the 2nd game in a 3 game series with the Cleveland Indians, while Chris Johnson knocked in Jordan Schafer with a walk-off single in the bottom of the 9th.   Paul Maholm pitched a solid 6...

Cleveland Indians at Atlanta Braves: Game 132 Starting Lineups
August 28th, 2013 at 6:16 PM
  Game #132 August 28, 2013 Cleveland Indians Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 86°F - 78°F Wind: WNW 7 MPH Lineups: 1. Michael Bourn, CF 2. Nick Swisher, 1B 3. Jason Kipnis, 2B 4. Carlos Santana, C 5. Asdrubal Cabrera, SS 6. Mike Aviles, 3B 7. Michael Brantley, LF 8. Drew Stubbs, RF 9. Justin Masterson, P 1. Jordan Schafer, RF 2. Justin Upton, LF 3....

Atlanta Braves Take First Game of Series Against Cleveland Indians
August 27th, 2013 at 10:00 PM
Recent acquisition Elliot Johnson drove in both Atlanta Braves runs with a second inning triple and starter Alex Wood pitched 5.2 innings as the Braves beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 Monday night at Turner Field.   Wood, whose record improved to 3-2, was not particularly sharp, throwing 105 pitches, but did not...

Cleveland Indians at Atlanta Braves: Game 131 Starting Lineups
August 27th, 2013 at 6:35 PM
  Game #131 August 27, 2013 Cleveland Indians Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 83°F - 76°F Wind: NW 5 MPH Lineups: 1. Michael Bourn, CF 2. Nick Swisher, 1B 3. Jason Kipnis, 2B 4. Carlos Santana, C 5. Mike Aviles, 3B 6. Asdrubal Cabrera, SS 7. Michael Brantley, LF 8. Drew Stubbs, RF 9. Danny Salazar, P 1. Jordan Schafer, CF 2....

Atlanta Braves Kick Off Homestand with Three Games Series Against the Cleveland Indians
August 27th, 2013 at 2:29 PM
After coming off a difficult road trip that cost the Atlanta Braves their star right-fielder, Jason Heyward, for the rest of the regular season, and while also dropping three of four games in St. Louis against the Cardinals, the Braves are happy to kick off a nine game home stand...

Atlanta Braves Avoid Sweep, Take Series Finale from St. Louis Cardinals
August 25th, 2013 at 6:20 PM
Another fine start by Mike MInor, combined with the efforts of a B-team lineup allowed the Atlanta Braves to snap their three-game losing streak and prevent a four-game sweep at the hands of the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday, taking a 5-2 win at Busch Stadium. Minor gave up six hits...

Bats Quiet as Atlanta Braves Fall to St. Louis Cardinals 6-2
August 24th, 2013 at 10:15 PM
St. Louis Cardinals starter Shelby Miller turned in another strong pitching performance, only allowing one run, courtesy of a Freddie Freeman homer, as St. Louis defeated the Atlanta Braves 6-2 Saturday night at Busch Stadium. Miller (12-8, 2.90) pitched seven innings and Carlos Beltran added three hits and two runs batted...