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Atlanta Braves Could Trade Dan Uggla Back to Miami Marlins
October 28th, 2013 at 8:17 AM
Dan Uggla has simply been terrible for the Atlanta Braves, and the Miami Marlins are in need of a power bat. MLB.com's Joe Frisaro suggests a trade could be worked out this offseason. Frisaro says the Braves "certainly will entertain shopping Uggla," and are so desperate to do so that they'll...

Brian McCann Right for Actions Toward Carlos Gomez
September 26th, 2013 at 8:07 AM
There are certain unwritten rules in baseball about respecting your opponent and not being a showboat. Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez broke all of them Wednesday when he stared down Paul Maholm after a homer and talked trash all the way around the bases. That led to Brian McCann confronting him...

Atlanta Braves’ Magic Number at One, Can Clinch National League East with Win or Washington Nationals Loss
September 21st, 2013 at 10:10 AM
The Atlanta Braves clinching the National League East is imminent; all they have to do is win one game or have the Washington Nationals lose. The Braves will get the first crack at clinching Saturday at 4:05 when they play the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. Assuming the Braves don't pull...

Atlanta Braves’ Magic Number Still at Two After Washington Nationals Beat Miami Marlins
September 19th, 2013 at 11:05 PM
The Washington Nationals squeaked out a 3-2 win over the Miami Marlins on Thursday, meaning the Atlanta Braves' magic number to clinch the National League East remains at two. As it stands, the Braves could clinch as early as Friday night if they beat the Chicago Cubs in the series opener...

Dan Uggla Misses Chance to Redeem Himself in Atlanta Braves Lineup
September 13th, 2013 at 8:15 AM
A day after Dan Uggla vented to the media about how he felt Fredi Gonzalez needed to put him in the Atlanta Braves' lineup, he completely blew his chance to prove everyone wrong. In Thursday's win over the Miami Marlins, Uggla went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts. The two times he actually put...

Core of Atlanta Braves’ Lineup Comes up Big in Win Over Miami Marlins, Magic Number Cut to Six
September 12th, 2013 at 4:22 PM
The Atlanta Braves trimmed their magic number to six, relying on their big boppers in the middle of the lineup and a strong spot start by Freddy Garcia to beat the Miami Marlins 6-1 in the series finale. The Braves pounded Marlins starter Brian Flynn early, torching him for four runs...

Miami Marlins’ Jose Fernandez Hits First Career Homer Against Atlanta Braves, Benches Clear: Video
September 11th, 2013 at 10:14 PM
Miami Marlins rookie pitcher Jose Fernandez hit his first career homer off Mike Minor. The way he treated it was not met warmly by the Atlanta Braves in the sixth inning of Tuesday's loss, as one can see in the video below. ***VIDEO1*** Fernandez and Chris Johnson had already exchanged heated words...

Jose Fernandez Homers, Benches Clear in Atlanta Braves’ Loss to Miami Marlins
September 11th, 2013 at 10:04 PM
The Atlanta Braves were already trailling in their 5-2 loss to the Miami Marlins on Wednesday, but things got dicey in the sixth inning when pitcher Jose Fernandez hit the first homer of his career and the benches cleared. ***VIDEO1*** After Chris Johnson and Fernandez had words between innings, Fernandez started the...

Atlanta Braves at Miami Marlins: Game 145 Starting Lineups
September 11th, 2013 at 6:20 PM
  Game #145 September 11, 2013 Atlanta Braves Miami Marlins Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Marlins Park (Miami, FL) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Cloudy Temperature: 77°F - 80°F Wind: SE 6 MPH Lineups: 1. Jordan Schafer, CF 2. Justin Upton, RF 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B 4. Evan Gattis, LF 5. Brian McCann, C 6. Chris Johnson, 3B 7. Andrelton Simmons, SS 8. Elliot Johnson, 2B 9. Mike Minor, P 1. Adeiny Hechavarria, SS 2. Placido Polanco,...

Atlanta Braves Move Magic Number to Seven with Win Over Miami Marlins
September 10th, 2013 at 11:20 PM
It took Julio Teheran an inning to settle in, but when he did, the effort was good enough to lead the Atlanta Braves to a 4-3 win over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday at Marlins Park, cutting their magic number to win the National League East to seven. Having been given...

Atlanta Braves at Miami Marlins: Game 144 Starting Lineups
September 10th, 2013 at 6:16 PM
  Game #144 September 10, 2013 Atlanta Braves Miami Marlins Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Marlins Park (Miami, FL) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 83°F - 81°F Wind: ENE 12 MPH Lineups: 1. Jordan Schafer, CF 2. Justin Upton, RF 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B 4. Evan Gattis, LF 5. Brian McCann, C 6. Chris Johnson, 3B 7. Andrelton Simmons, SS 8. Elliot Johnson, 2B 9. Julio Teheran, P 1. Chris Coghlan,...

Atlanta Braves Release Tentative 2014 Schedule
September 10th, 2013 at 3:28 PM
The Atlanta Braves officially announced their schedule for their 2014 campaign today, outlining when and where they would play, albeit without game times, which are expected to be finalized later during the off-season. The Braves will open the season with two away series, in Milwaukee and Washington respectively, before returning to...

Atlanta Braves at Miami Marlins: Game 143 Starting Lineups
September 9th, 2013 at 6:09 PM
  Game #143 September 9, 2013 Atlanta Braves Miami Marlins Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Marlins Park (Miami, FL) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Mostly Cloudy Temperature: 83°F - 81°F Wind: E 9 MPH Lineups: 1. Jordan Schafer, CF 2. Justin Upton, RF 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B 4. Evan Gattis, LF 5. Brian McCann, C 6. Chris Johnson, 3B 7. Andrelton Simmons, SS 8. Elliot Johnson, 2B 9. Kris Medlen, P     1. Chris Coghlan,...

Miami Marlins at Atlanta Braves: Game 136 Starting Lineups
September 1st, 2013 at 4:49 PM
  Game #136 September 1, 2013 Miami Marlins Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 5:00 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Mostly Cloudy Temperature: 83°F - 81°F Wind: SW 7 MPH Lineups: 1. Adeiny Hechavarria, SS 2. Christian Yelich, LF 3. Giancarlo Stanton, RF 4. Placido Polanco, 3B 5. Donovan Solano, 2B 6. Ed Lucas, 1B 7. Jake Marisnick, CF 8. Jeff Mathis, C 9. Nathan Eovaldi, P 1. Jordan Schafer, RF 2. Andrelton Simmons, SS 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B 4. Justin Upton,...

B.J. Upton Gives Atlanta Braves Win with Walk-off Hit: Video
September 1st, 2013 at 12:29 PM
B.J. Upton had himself a pretty swell game Saturday, leading the Atlanta Braves with four hits including a homer. But none of them were as big as his walk-off RBI-single to give them an 11-inning win over the Miami Marlins at Turner Field. Have a look at his knock below. ***VIDEO1*** His...

Miami Marlins at Atlanta Braves: Game 134 Starting Lineups
August 30th, 2013 at 5:46 PM
  Game #134 August 30, 2013 Miami Marlins Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:30 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 83°F - 78°F Wind: E 4 MPH Lineups: 1. Christian Yelich, LF 2. Donovan Solano, 2B 3. Giancarlo Stanton, RF 4. Justin Ruggiano, CF 5. Logan Morrison, 1B 6. Placido Polanco, 3B 7. Adeiny Hechavarria, SS 8. Jeff Mathis, C 9. Jose Fernandez, P 1. Jordan...

Atlanta Braves Only Team Still Under 50 Losses
August 21st, 2013 at 11:16 AM
The Atlanta Braves have had a spectacular season, there is no doubt about it. It's hard to argue with a 15-game division lead, not to mention the best record in baseball (76-49), with the closest team, the Pittsburgh Pirates, a full two games behind. The Braves have won 13 out of 17...

Atlanta Braves Host Washington Nationals to Complete Nine-Game Home Stand
August 16th, 2013 at 10:34 AM
After dropping one game in each series against the Miami Marlins and the Philadelphia Phillies, the Atlanta Braves prepare to take on the second place Washington Nationals, who come in having won four of their last five games. The Braves conclude a 9-game homestand hosting the Nationals for three games, currently...

Alex Wood Becoming Solid Starting Pitcher for Atlanta Braves
August 15th, 2013 at 8:21 AM
When Alex Wood takes the mound opposite the Washington Nationals Friday, the Atlanta Braves know they'll be getting a start from a confident pitcher. ***VIDEO1*** The lefty has allowed just one run over his last two starts combined in a sign that the 22-year-old no longer has the jitters that went along...

Jordan Walden Hoping to Be Pitching Again by Friday
August 14th, 2013 at 5:00 PM
According to Mark Bowman, Jordan Walden is hoping to be pitching again as soon as this Friday after being struck on the right hand in Saturday's 1-0 loss to the Miami Marlins.   — Mark Bowman (@mlbbowman) August 14, 2013     Fortunately, the injury was nothing more than a bruise on Walden's pitching hand, requiring...