Tagged: ‘Jon Lester’

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...

Cubs vs Braves schedule and probable pitchers
July 17th, 2017 at 6:08 AM
***PHOTO1*** Neville E. Guard-USA TODAY Sports The Atlanta Braves completed a three-game sweep of the Diamondbacks on Sunday to reach the .500 mark for the season at 45-45. This is the first time since September of 2014 the Braves have had a .500 record after...

Atlanta Braves Writers Predicts Awards Season
March 29th, 2017 at 10:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** Our season-long projections continue today with our guesses for the major individual awards for 2017. The other day, we presented our guesses for the outcome of the major league season.  Today it's the awards part of the programâ?¦ and we do feel like the Atlanta Braves have a good shot at...

Jair Jurrjens Returns to Atlanta Braves with a Gem, Shuts Down Boston Red Sox
June 23rd, 2012 at 9:43 AM
Exactly no one knew what to expect when the Atlanta Braves were forced to bring back Jair Jurrjens two months after being sent down to Triple-A. With Brandon Beachy lost to Tommy John surgery, Jurrjens stepped in with an absolute gem, going 7 2/3 innings in the 4-1 victory over the...