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Atlanta Braves Make Multiple Roster Moves on Tuesday
December 13th, 2011 at 2:58 PM
Tuesday morning was a busy one for the Atlanta Braves' front office as the team declined to offer abritration contract to reliever Peter Moylan and infielder Brooks Conrad, allowing them both to become free agents. After the Braves saw Moylan pitch for Australia in the 2006 World Baseball classic, Atlanta signed the right-hander to a contract. While he had his bright spots...

Atlanta Braves Rally and Walk Off in 4-3 Victory Over Los Angeles Dodgers
September 5th, 2011 at 1:53 AM
With a less than star-studded lineup facing off against the potential Cy Young award winner, it was reasonable to expect the Atlanta Braves to have a tough time salvaging the series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The outlook was even bleaker after Matt Kemp launched a three-run home run to...

Atlanta Braves Walk Off on San Francisco Giants for Second Straight Night
August 17th, 2011 at 9:11 AM
Following in Freddie Freeman's footsteps from Monday, Martin Prado dribbled an RBI seeing eye single to right field in the bottom of the 11th to give the Atlanta Braves their second straight walk-off win over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday. The game-winning RBI was set up earlier that inning when...

Jason Heyward, Brooks Conrad Lead Comeback as Atlanta Braves Split Series with 9-6 Victory Over Colorado Rockies
July 22nd, 2011 at 3:13 AM
Tommy Hanson had his worst start of the season, giving up six runs in six innings. He still managed to get the win. Despite being down 4-0 after two innings, the Atlanta Braves fought back and defeated the Colorado Rockies 9-6 to split the four-game series. In an offensive slugfest that featured...

Atlanta Braves Rally Twice And Win On Walk-Off
July 17th, 2011 at 7:36 PM
Just when it looked like the Atlanta Braves were headed for an incredible comeback victory at the hands of Brian McCann, a two-run home run by Danny Espinosa dashed the hopes of Braves fans and made a heartbreaking loss seem inevitable. Enter Nate McLouth. McLouth, who has struggled all season and hadn’t...

Brandon Beachy Fans 11, Atlanta Braves Sweep Toronto Blue Jays
June 22nd, 2011 at 10:26 PM
Brandon Beachy's return from the disabled list was more of what fans have seen in recent days from Atlanta Braves pitching. The 24-year-old righty struck out 11 in six innings after missing over a month as the Braves swept the Toronto Blue Jays. Taking his cues from Tim Hudson Monday and...

Atlanta Braves Remember How to Hit, Win on Balk
June 17th, 2011 at 12:41 AM
In one of the strangest games of the year, the Atlanta Braves fought past the New York Mets in the series finale in 10 innings, winning 9-8 on a walk-off balk. The top of the Atlanta order cleaned up Thursday night, with Jordan Schafer, Jason Heyward and Chipper Jones combining for...

Atlanta Braves Drop Series Finale to Houston Astros
June 14th, 2011 at 12:30 AM
After a weekend where everything seemed to go right, the Atlanta Braves failed to finish off a four-game road sweep of the Houston Astros on a night where nearly everything went wrong. Derek Lowe had yet another outing where his sinker did not live up to its name. He got touched...