Tagged: ‘Cole Hamels’

Evan Gattis’ Two Homers Account for Only Atlanta Braves Hits: Video
September 9th, 2013 at 7:57 AM
Sunday's performance by the Atlanta Braves offense at Citizens Bank Park wasn't exactly riveting in their 3-2 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, but Evan Gattis had both Braves hits - both on solo homers off Cole Hamels. Have a look. ***VIDEO1*** That one was the longest in the Majors this 480 feet....

Atlanta Braves’ Evan Gattis Hits Longest Homer in Major League Baseball This Season: Video
September 8th, 2013 at 4:44 PM
Evan Gattis uncorked the longest homer hit in Major League Baseball this year. The Atlanta Braves rookie pounded a 1-0 fastball from Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels in the Braves' loss at Citizen Bank Park on Sunday. Watch this. ***VIDEO1*** Gattis' moonshot was estimated at 480 feet, just longer than the previous...

Atlanta Braves Tee Off on Cole Hamels, Philadelphia Phillies for Opening Day Win
April 2nd, 2013 at 8:29 AM
The Atlanta Braves entered the season with expectations of a ton of home runs and a ton of stikeouts. They fulfilled those expectations by blasting three home runs off Philadelphia Phillies starter Cole Hamels in a 7-5 Opening Day win in front of a crowd of 51,456 at Turner Field. Freddie Freeman got...

Chipper Jones Completes Six-run Comeback with Walk-off Homer, Atlanta Braves Avoid Sweep by Philadelphia Phillies
September 3rd, 2012 at 8:32 AM
As if Chipper Jones needed anything else to make his last year with the Atlanta Braves more memorable, he dealt the decisive blow on Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon to complete a five-run ninth inning in the Braves' 8-7 win at Turner Field on Sunday. It at least feels at the...

Philadelphia Phillies Ride Wild Pitch Past Atlanta Braves
May 1st, 2012 at 11:33 PM
The Atlanta Braves entered Tuesday having lost their last seven meetings with the Philadelphia Phillies and Brandon Beachy winless in his career against them. Though Beachy pitched well enough to win, he got a hard luck no decision when the deciding run scored via a Jonny Venters wild pitch in...

Phillies Rout Braves 14-1 In Rubber Match Of Series
July 10th, 2011 at 9:14 PM
After a tough loss to the Atlanta Braves Saturday night, the Philadelphia Phillies were out to make a statement in the last game before the All Star break. Mission accomplished. Behind a stellar pitching performance by Cole Hamels and an offensive onslaught, the Phillies beat the Braves 14-1 Sunday afternoon. Hamels...