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Pitching Fails, Fredi Gonzalez Ejected in Atlanta Braves Loss to New York Mets
July 25th, 2013 at 5:32 PM
Alex Wood didn't quite have the start the Atlanta Braves hoped for, but the wheels really fell off for Kameron Loe in a sixth inning that saw Fredi Gonzalez ejected over a blown call. In the series finale with the New York Mets, the Braves scuffled to a 7-4 loss...

Atlanta Braves at New York Mets: Game 100 Lineups
July 23rd, 2013 at 5:51 PM
  Game #100 July 23, 2013 Atlanta Braves New York Mets Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Citi Field (Flushing, NY) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 83°F - 82°F Wind: W 9 MPH Lineups: 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. Jason Heyward, CF 3. Justin Upton, RF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5. Brian McCann, C 6. Evan Gattis, LF 7. Dan Uggla, 2B 8. Chris Johnson, 3B 9. Kris Medlen, P 1. Eric Young, LF 2. Daniel Murphy, 2B 3. David...

Atlanta Braves at New York Mets: Game 99 Lineup
July 22nd, 2013 at 6:44 PM
  Game #99 July 22, 2013 Atlanta Braves New York Mets Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Citi Field (Flushing, NY) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Thunderstorms Temperature: 79°F - 78°F Wind: ESE 8 MPH Lineups: 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. Jason Heyward, CF 3. Justin Upton, RF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5. Brian McCann, C 6. Evan Gattis, LF 7. Dan Uggla, 2B 8. Chris Johnson, 3B 9. Julio Teheran, P     1. Eric Young, LF 2. Daniel Murphy, 2B 3. David Wright,...

Craig Kimbrel Gives up Run in National League All-Star Game Loss to American League
July 17th, 2013 at 8:21 AM
In an All-Star Game that was more about Mariano Rivera than anything, the 2013 Midsummer Classic was a low-scoring affair as the American League won 3-0, their first win since 2009. ***VIDEO1*** Rivera entered in the eighth inning, ensuring a National League rally at Citi Field wouldn't end his chances of getting...

Yoenis Cespedes Wins 2013 Home Run Derby Over Bryce Harper
July 16th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Oakland Athletic's outfielder Yoenis Cespedes blasted 17 home runs in the first round of the 2013 Home Run Derby at Citi Field on Monday, eventually outlasting Washington Nationals' outfielder Bryce Harper for the title. ***VIDEO1*** Cespedes, who isn't even on the American League All-Star team, bested Harper's eight homers in the final round,...

A Quick Look at 2013 Home Run Derby Rules
July 15th, 2013 at 9:08 AM
Anyone with questions about the 2013 Home Run Derby rules is in luck. They're both simple and right here, so you know can what's going on Monday at Citi Field. The National League captain is New York Mets third baseman David Wright. He has picked Bryce Harper (Washington Nationals), Michael Cuddyer...

Chris Davis, Bryce Harper Swing for the Fences in 2013 Home Run Derby
July 15th, 2013 at 8:33 AM
The 2013 Home Run Derby at Citi Field is rife with storylines in both leagues' teams. Here's a brief look at the sluggers featured at this year's All-Star Game festivities that will take place at 8 p.m. on ESPN. National League: David Wright, New York Mets: The captain of the NL squad,...

Mike Minor Allows Three Homers, Atlanta Braves Drop Series to New York Mets
June 21st, 2013 at 8:49 AM
The Atlanta Braves just couldn't seem to put it together in the finale of their five-game series with the New York Mets at Turner Field. Mike Minor gave up three home runs and the offense wasted gobs of opportunities in the 4-3 loss on Thursday. ***VIDEO1*** All three Mets homers were solo...

Tim Hudson, Freddie Freeman Lead Atlanta Braves Past New York Mets
May 5th, 2013 at 7:24 PM
The Atlanta Braves took advantage of their day off via rainout on Saturday to stick it to the New York Mets on Sunday, using a five-run inning to split the series in a 9-5 final at Turner Field. Atlanta converted seven Mets walks into five runs while torching Jonathan Niese for...

Atlanta Braves Bullpen Blows Leads, Loses to New York Mets in 10 Innings
May 4th, 2013 at 9:08 AM
The Atlanta Braves bullpen was in rare form Friday night at Turner Field, giving up four runs and blowing two saves in a 10-inning, 7-5 loss to the New York Mets in the series opener. ***VIDEO1*** An RBI-single by Ruben Tejada off Jordan Walden in the 10th inning proved insurmountable for Atlanta,...

Gio Gonzalez, David Wright Carry Team USA Past Puerto Rico in World Baseball Classic
March 13th, 2013 at 8:40 AM
Team USA started Round 2 of the World Baseball Classic on the right foot with a 7-1 win over Puerto Rico Tuesday night at Marlins Park. Gio Gonzalez set the tone by shutting down Puerto Rico's offense, and David Wright drove in five runs to bring his RBI total to...

David Wright’s Grand Slam Lifts Team USA Over Italy in World Baseball Classic
March 10th, 2013 at 9:05 AM
In order to advance to the second round of the World Baseball Classic in Miami, Team USA absolutely had to win Saturday night's game with Italy at Chase Field in Phoenix. David Wright put the American team in a position to control their own destiny with a fifth inning grand...

Jair Jurrjens Shaky, Offense Quiet in Loss to New York Mets
April 7th, 2012 at 7:37 PM
Jair Jurrjens provided some optimism for the Atlanta Braves with his final two Spring Training starts, but he lasted only 4 1/3 innings in his first start since Aug. 30. ***PHOTO1*** Jurrjens took the loss to the New York Mets in the 4-2 ballgame Saturday afternoon at Citi Field. He was able to...

New York Mets Blank Atlanta Braves on Opening Day
April 5th, 2012 at 7:28 PM
Tommy Hanson handled his first career Opening Day start well, but the same woes that plagued the 2011 Atlanta Braves showed up when the New York Mets shut them out 1-0. ***PHOTO1*** Hanson looked strong in his five-plus innings at Citi Field. The lone run he gave up came when he allowed...

New York Mets Blow Out Atlanta Braves; Derek Lowe Throws Less than Three Innings
September 17th, 2011 at 9:26 AM
One thing is for sure - Derek Lowe's September from a year ago is not making an encore performance. The plagued Atlanta Braves righty was shelled by the New York Mets in the series opener Friday night, giving up six runs on nine hits while not getting out of the...