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Alex Wood Becoming Solid Starting Pitcher for Atlanta Braves
August 15th, 2013 at 8:21 AM
When Alex Wood takes the mound opposite the Washington Nationals Friday, the Atlanta Braves know they'll be getting a start from a confident pitcher. ***VIDEO1*** The lefty has allowed just one run over his last two starts combined in a sign that the 22-year-old no longer has the jitters that went along...

Atlanta Braves Continue Homestand; Host Philadelphia Phillies
August 12th, 2013 at 11:02 AM
Although they saw their 14-game win-streak snapped by the Miami Marlins during a 1-0 shutout, the Atlanta Braves still maintain the best record in Major League Baseball, sitting at an impressive 72-46 record, working out to a .610 win percentage. The Braves come into this series with the Phillies winning 9...

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 Rip Colorado Rockies Behind Mike Minor
August 1st, 2013 at 12:27 AM
It's hard to describe the offensive roll the Atlanta Braves have been on during their six-game winning streak. They blew up in a seven-run third inning to trample the Colorado Rockies 9-0 Wednesday night at Turner Field. Freddie Freeman produced a four-hit game for the second time in his career, and...

Colorado Rockies at Atlanta Braves: Game 108 Lineups
July 31st, 2013 at 5:14 PM
  Game #108 July 31, 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: 79°F - 75°F Wind: SSW 7 MPH Lineups: 1. Dexter Fowler, CF 2. Charlie Culberson, 2B 3. Carlos Gonzalez, LF 4. Troy Tulowitzki, SS 5. Michael Cuddyer, RF 6. Nolan Arenado, 3B 7. Todd Helton, 1B 8. Yorvit Torrealba, C 9. Tyler Chatwood, P     1. Jason Heyward, CF 2. Justin Upton, RF 3. Freddie Freeman,...

Alex Wood Gets First Win as Atlanta Braves Blowout Colorado Rockies
July 30th, 2013 at 11:37 PM
Alex Wood showed off his potential, and Freddie Freeman supported him with two home runs, as the Atlanta Braves thumped the Colorado Rockies 11-3 at Turner Field on Tuesday. ***VIDEO1*** After Wood gave up a run in the first inning, Freeman tied the game with a solo shot off Juan Nicasio. He...

Atlanta Braves’ Brandon Beachy not Happy with Tommy John Comeback Performance
July 30th, 2013 at 9:08 AM
Brandon Beachy was rocked by the Colorado Rockies in his first start for the Atlanta Braves of the season. And though it was his first start since Tommy John surgery last year, he wasn't pleased. The Rockies torched Beachy for seven runs over 3 2/3 innings, cranking two homers in the...

Brandon Beachy Struggles, Andrelton Simmons Hits Walk-Off Triple in Atlanta Braves Win Over Colorado Rockies
July 30th, 2013 at 12:13 AM
Brandon Beachy's return to the Atlanta Braves from Tommy John didn't exactly go as planned Monday, but Andrelton Simmons saved the day with a walk-off triple in the 10th inning of a 9-8 win over the Colorado Rockies at Turner Field. ***VIDEO1*** Dan Uggla started the fateful 10th inning with a lead-off walk...

Colorado Rockies at Atlanta Braves: Game 106 Lineups
July 29th, 2013 at 6:06 PM
  Game #106 July 29, 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: 82°F - 74°F Wind: NW 7 MPH Lineups: 1. Dexter Fowler, CF 2. DJ LeMahieu, 2B 3. Carlos Gonzalez, LF 4. Troy Tulowitzki, SS 5. Michael Cuddyer, RF 6. Todd Helton, 1B 7. Wilin Rosario, C 8. Nolan Arenado, 3B 9. Jorge De La Rosa, P 1....

Brandon Beachy Makes 2013 Debut for Atlanta Braves Against Colorado Rockies: Series Preview
July 29th, 2013 at 3:54 PM
The Atlanta Braves finally get Brandon Beachy back for his first start in 13 months as they play a four-game series against the Colorado Rockies at Turner Field. Beachy has made nine minor league rehab starts and is expected to be capped at 100 pitches in his first Major League start...

Starting Lineups for Atlanta Braves and Colorado Rockies: 4/24/2013
April 24th, 2013 at 2:08 PM
The Atlanta Braves go for the sweep of the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field in a 3:10 start. Braves: 1. Ramiro Pena, SS 2. B.J. Upton, CF 3. Justin Upton, LF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5. Evan Gattis, C 6. Juan Francisco, 3B 7. Dan Uggla, 2B 8. Jordan Schafer, RF 9. Tim Hudson, P Rockies: 1. Eric Young, RF 2. Dexter Fowler,...

Julio Teheran Throws Gem, Atlanta Braves Blow Out Colorado Rockies to Sweep Doubleheader
April 24th, 2013 at 8:44 AM
Despite freezing temperatures at Coors Fields, the Atlanta Braves picked a fine time to swing hot bats in their 10-2 win over the Colorado Rockies to sweep Tuesday's doubleheader. ***VIDEO1*** Julio Teheran threw seven strong innings in his start, giving up one run in what was by far his best Major League...

Starting Lineups for Atlanta Braves and Colorado Rockies: Game Two 4/23/2013
April 23rd, 2013 at 7:02 PM
The Atlanta Braves go for the doubleheader sweep over the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field at 8:40 p.m. Braves: 1. Ramiro Pena, 2B 2. B.J. Upton, CF 3. Justin Upton, LF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5. Juan Francisco, 3B 6. Gerald Laird, C 7. Andrelton Simmons, SS 8. Jordan Schafer, RF 9. Julio Teheran, P Rockies: 1. Eric Young, LF 2. Dexter Fowler,...

Atlanta Braves Hit Three Homers, Take Game One from Colorado Rockies
April 23rd, 2013 at 6:20 PM
The Atlanta Braves ended their three-game losing streak by blasting three homers at Coors Field en route to taking the first game of a doubleheader from the Colorado Rockies, winning 4-3 in bitterly cold conditions. ***VIDEO1*** The Braves scored all four of their runs off Rockies starter Jeff Francis, who currently holds...

Starting Lineups for Atlanta Braves and Colorado Rockies: Game One 4/23/2013
April 23rd, 2013 at 2:13 PM
Fredi Gonzalez has juggled the lineup again with Freddie Freeman returning and Jason Heyward heading to the DL as the Atlanta Braves play the Colorado Rockies in game one of a doubleheader at Coors Fields. Braves: 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. B.J. Upton, CF 3. Justin Upton, LF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5. Chris Johnson, 3B 6. Evan...

Series Preview: Atlanta Braves at Colorado Rockies
April 23rd, 2013 at 8:00 AM
An Atlanta Braves team on a three-game skid is in Denver to play a red-hot Colorado Rockies team for a three-game series over two days at Coors Fields. Snow postponed the first game on Monday, meaning it will be made up as a doubleheader on Tuesday, complicating things for Dan Uggla,...

Atlanta Braves Can’t Capitalize on Scoring Chances, Fall to Colorado Rockies
September 5th, 2012 at 8:38 AM
The night after the Atlanta Braves beat the Colorado Rockies with more runs than hits in the line score, the Braves scored exactly no runs in the 6-0 loss Tuesday at Turner Field. The Braves compounded things by making three errors in the field. Tommy Hanson took the loss - his...

Kris Medlen Throws Complete Game in Atlanta Braves Win Over Colorado Rockies
September 3rd, 2012 at 7:25 PM
Kris Medlen proved stellar for the Atlanta Braves once again, throwing a complete game in the Braves' 6-1 win over the Colorado Rockies on Labor Day at Turner Field. The Braves have now won Medlen's last 18 starts, moving his combined relief and starting pitching record to 7-1. He is now...

Brandon Beachy, Freddie Freeman Lead Atlanta Braves Sweep of Colorado Rockies
May 6th, 2012 at 10:12 PM
Yes, that is a sigh of relief you just heard coming from Denver now that Freddie Freeman has left. He and Brandon Beachy led the charge Sunday afternoon to help the Atlanta Braves sweep the Colorado Rockies. ***PHOTO1*** In a series that already saw two Braves comebacks, Freeman provided a three-run homer...

Colorado Rockies May Be Interested in Jair Jurrjens, Martin Prado
December 23rd, 2011 at 11:07 PM
The Atlanta Braves and Colorado Rockies are rumored to once again be in trade talks. Apparently, they have been in discussions revolving around Martin Prado, Jair Jurrjens and Seth Smith. ***PHOTO1*** The deal seems to make sense; the Rockies are in need of a second baseman and pitching, and the Braves need...