Tagged: ‘Ian Desmond’

Justin Upton’s Walk-off Homer Gives Atlanta Braves Win Over Washington Nationals in 10 Innings
August 16th, 2013 at 11:47 PM
In this budding rivalry between the Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals, Justin Upton just made it that much sweeter for Braves fans with his walk-off homer Friday night in a 3-2 win at Turner Field. After Ian Krol got Jason Heyward to ground out to start the 10th, Upton worked a...

Atlanta Braves Fall to Seven Games Back with Loss to Washington Nationals
August 22nd, 2012 at 9:04 AM
If the Atlanta Braves are swept by the Washington Nationals, they may find themselves focusing on the Wild Card race instead of the division. They lost their fourth straight and officially lost the series Tuesday in a 4-1 game at Nationals Park, largely because Paul Maholm couldn't quite keep pace...

Michael Bourn to Replace Ian Desmond in 2012 All-Star Game
July 8th, 2012 at 12:17 AM
Atlanta Braves center fielder Michael Bourn learned today that he won't be snubbed for the 2012 All-Star Game after all. We will represent the National League after Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond was scratched from the game with a strained oblique. Bourn is currently hitting .310 with an already career high...