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The Case for the Atlanta Braves Over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League Division Series
October 3rd, 2013 at 9:05 AM
The Los Angeles Dodgers enter the National League Division Series as favorites over the Atlanta Braves with the vast majority of the media, but should that actually be so? Yes, the Dodgers have Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke pitching the first two games and Hanley Ramirez has just been ridiculous this...

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Matt Kemp Out for National League Division Series, Entirety of Playoffs
September 30th, 2013 at 8:26 AM
The Atlanta Braves won't have to worry about facing Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp, who is out for the rest of the season with a left ankle injury, the Associated Press reports. Kemp has already missed 52 games while being on the disabled list because of said ankle, but an...

Atlanta Braves Look to Stay Hot with Visit to Los Angeles Dodgers
June 6th, 2013 at 3:59 PM
The Atlanta Braves travel to Chavez Ravine for a four-game series with the Los Angeles Dodgers starting Thursday night. The Braves are riding a five-game winning streak and previously swept a three-game set at Turner Field in May. The Dodgers, meanwhile, sit in last place in the National League West, even...

Chipper Jones Homers on 40th Birthday, Leads Atlanta Braves Past Los Angeles Dodgers
April 25th, 2012 at 1:51 AM
Chipper Jones has always had a flair for the dramatic on his birthday, and his 40th was no except Tuesday when his solo home run off Aaron Harang was key to evening the series between the Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers. ***PHOTO1*** Harang had mostly smooth sailing most of the night, but...

Atlanta Braves Rally and Walk Off in 4-3 Victory Over Los Angeles Dodgers
September 5th, 2011 at 1:53 AM
With a less than star-studded lineup facing off against the potential Cy Young award winner, it was reasonable to expect the Atlanta Braves to have a tough time salvaging the series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The outlook was even bleaker after Matt Kemp launched a three-run home run to...

Atlanta Braves Blow Five-Run Lead to Los Angeles Dodgers, Drop Series Opener
September 3rd, 2011 at 9:27 AM
Just when the Atlanta Braves had the first game of a three-game series in the bag against the Los Angeles Dodgers, they quickly had a rude awakening the Dodgers obliterated their five-run lead and then some, dropping the series opener 8-6. Atlanta initially did a good job of roughing up Dodgers...