Tagged: ‘Freddie Freeman’

Atlanta’s comeback falls short as Cubs send Braves back under .500
July 18th, 2017 at 12:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Following an hour-long rain delay, the Atlanta Braves fell back below .500 on the season as they lost to the Chicago Cubs, 4-3, at SunTrust Park on Monday. The loss drops Atlanta to 45-46 on the season, while...

Preview: Folty and Braves look to snatch the series from the D-Backs
July 15th, 2017 at 4:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Last night, the Braves returned to action following the All-Star break with a thrilling 4-3 win over the Diamondbacks. Every win in this tough gauntlet of a month is crucial for the Braves, and they'll be looking to...

Bullpen (J)implosion dooms Braves in 5-4 loss to Nats
July 7th, 2017 at 11:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Sometimes, baseball is fun. That was true for the first eight and a half innings of tonight's game against the Washington Nationals, during which Freddie Freeman triumphantly announced his return to the lineup by hitting a go-ahead homer off of...

Freeman, Braves Douse Nationals 5-2 Following 3-Hour Delay
July 7th, 2017 at 2:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** By BENJAMIN STANDIG, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) â?? Nationals starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez fumed on behalf of everyone who was confused over an interminable "rain" delay that lacked the key ingredient: rain. Once the game finally started, though, the Braves knew exactly what they were doing. Freddie Freeman drove in...

McAuley: Braves By The Numbers Through 81 Games
July 3rd, 2017 at 1:32 PM
***PHOTO1*** The All-Star Break is approaching, but the Atlanta Braves have already completed half of their 2017 schedule.  A sweep of the Oakland Athletics on Sunday punctuated the 81-game marker which saw the club post a 40-41 record over the season's first three months. With Freddie Freeman on the mend and...