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Atlanta Braves Expected to Pursue Chicago Cubs Kevin Gregg
June 27th, 2013 at 6:01 PM
The Atlanta Braves, as previously noted, could use another veteran arm in their bullpen. Mark Bowman reports that the Braves are among several teams who are likely to try to trade with the Chicago Cubs for Kevin Gregg. Luis Avilan and Jordan Walden have held down the fort with the big...

Atlanta Braves Shutout, Wild Card Lead Down to 1 1/2 Games
September 22nd, 2011 at 8:25 AM
Atlanta Braves fans may be in panic  mode, but the Braves themselves are simply hoping for an easier run in the last week of September than the first three. Former Brave Javier Vazquez threw seven shutout innings against them Wednesday for the Florida Marlins to shrink their Wild Card lead...

Atlanta Braves Shutout Florida Marlins, Maintain Wild Card Lead
September 20th, 2011 at 11:56 PM
The Atlanta Braves went into Tuesday in desperate need of a win to prevent the St. Louis Cardinals from creeping to 1.5 games away from the Wild Card lead. What they got was five shutout innings from rookie Randall Delgado to even the series with the Florida Marlins. Delgado's five innings...

Alex Gonzalez Stays Hot, Lifts Atlanta Braves Over Florida Marlins
September 15th, 2011 at 9:14 AM
The Atlanta Braves knew this week that they had allowed the Wild Card race to get just a little too close, and a red hot Alex Gonzalez has stepped up in recent days. Gonzalez kept swinging a hot bat Wednesday to lead the Braves over the Florida Marlins. ***PHOTO1*** Gonzalez used three...

Brian McCann Hits Clutch Homer to Snap Atlanta Braves’ Skid, Even Series with Florida Marlins
September 14th, 2011 at 9:17 AM
Fredi Gonzalez's closed door team meeting Tuesday seemed to work as the Atlanta Braves snapped their season-long four-game losing streak to even the series with the Florida Marlins. Brian McCann entered the game hitting .159 since returning from the disabled list and blaming Monday night's loss on himself, but his three-run...