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Atlanta Braves Sign Mat Gamel to Minor League Contract
December 14th, 2013 at 10:52 AM
The Atlanta Braves took a small gamble with a potentially large reward by signing former standout prospect Mat Gamel to a minor league contract, braves.com reports. Gamel, who was once viewed as Prince Fielder's potential replacement at first base for the Milwaukee Brewers, has had an injury plagued career. He missed...

Atlanta Braves’ Reed Johnson Fined, Suspended for Actions in Carlos Gomez Incident
September 26th, 2013 at 8:45 PM
The Atlanta Braves won't be without Brian McCann or Freddie Freeman for any amount of time after the fracas involving Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez in Wednesday's loss, but Reed Johnson and Gomez have both been suspended for one game. ***VIDEO1*** Gomez decided to go ahead and serve his suspension Thursday, but...

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’ Freddie Freeman Disagrees with Ejection, Could Face Suspension
September 26th, 2013 at 7:56 AM
The umpires from Wednesday's fracas between the Milwaukee Brewers and Atlanta Braves must have seen something entirely different than everyone else. They said Freddie Freeman was one of the most aggressive offenders in the Carlos Gomez disaster, thereby warranting his ejection. ***VIDEO1*** "When the group got together, you can see on the...

Milwaukee Brewers’ Carlos Gomez Apologizes, Oakland A’s Brett Anderson Attempts to Troll Atlanta Braves
September 26th, 2013 at 1:24 AM
In two entirely different sides of the spectrum, Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez has apologized via Twitter for his actions that nearly led to an enormous fight with the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday. Oakland A's pitcher Brett Anderson, on the other hand, attempted to troll the Braves and their fans...

Atlanta Braves Fall Half-game Behind St. Louis Cardinals for National League Homefield Advantage
September 25th, 2013 at 10:57 PM
After only mustering two hits in a shutout loss to the Milwaukee Brewers, the Atlanta Braves now have the National League's second best record, falling a half game behind the St. Louis Cardinals in their quest for homefield advantage. The Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals on Wednesday afternoon, which, combined with Atlanta's...

Benches Clear Between Atlanta Braves, Milwaukee Brewers After Carlos Gomez Homer: Video
September 25th, 2013 at 8:28 PM
It doesn't get more bush league than this. Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez was ejected after staring down Atlanta Braves Paul Maholm and jawing with Freddie Freeman after hitting a homer in Wednesday's game at Turner Field. That led to a confrontation with Brian McCann in front of home plate and...

Freddie Freeman Ejected After Carlos Gomez Homer, Atlanta Braves and Milwaukee Brewers Benches Clear
September 25th, 2013 at 8:17 PM
It's already been an eventful night at Turner Field, as both Carlos Gomez and Freddie Freeman have been ejected for their actions following Gomez's solo homer in the first inning of Wednesday's game between the Atlanta Braves and Milwaukee Brewers. ***VIDEO1*** The antics started when Gomez took a huge swing and missed...

Milwaukee Brewers at Atlanta Braves: Game 158 Starting Lineups
September 25th, 2013 at 6:39 PM
  Game #158 September 25, 2013 Milwaukee Brewers Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Cloudy Temperature: 67°F - 65°F Wind: E 6 MPH Lineups: 1. Norichika Aoki, RF 2. Carlos Gomez, CF 3. Jonathan Lucroy, C 4. Aramis Ramirez, 3B 5. Khris Davis, LF 6. Jeff Bianchi, SS 7. Sean Halton, 1B 8. Scooter Gennett, 2B 9. Kyle Lohse, P 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS 2. Justin Upton, RF 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B 4. Evan...

Bats Silent as Atlanta Braves Fall to Milwaukee Brewers
September 23rd, 2013 at 10:33 PM
Marco Estrada pitched seven innings of scoreless baseball and the Milwaukee Brewers pitching staff allowed only three hits as the Brewers cruised to a 5-0 shutout of the Atlanta Braves Monday night at Turner Field in Atlanta. A day after clinching the National League East division title, the Braves were unable...

Milwaukee Brewers at Atlanta Braves: Game 156 Starting Lineups
September 23rd, 2013 at 6:00 PM
  Game #156 September 23, 2013 Milwaukee Brewers Atlanta Braves Game Details Time: 7:10 PM EDT Stadium: Turner Field (Atlanta, GA) Broadcast: SportSouth Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 77°F - 66°F Wind: ESE 7 MPH Lineups: 1. Norichika Aoki, RF 2. Carlos Gomez, CF 3. Jonathan Lucroy, C 4. Aramis Ramirez, 3B 5. Khris Davis, LF 6. Sean Halton, 1B 7. Yuniesky Betancourt, 2B 8. Jeff Bianchi, SS 9. Marco Estrada, P 1. Jason Heyward, CF 2. Jordan...

Jason Heyward Returns to Atlanta Braves Lineup
September 20th, 2013 at 11:13 AM
Atlanta Braves fans across the globe are rejoicing, as it was just announced that Jason Heyward has not only been activated from the DL, but will be leading off and starting in Center Field against the Cubs in Chicago.   #Braves have activated Jason Heyward from the DL. He will leadoff and...

Atlanta Braves Players Believe Ryan Braun Suspension Should Be Longer
July 23rd, 2013 at 8:25 PM
The suspension of Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has left a severely sour taste in baseball fans' mouths. And though most are glad Major League Baseball suspended the steroid user for 65 games, many Atlanta Braves players think he should have gotten a bigger suspension, ajc.com reports. Under the deal Braun...

Former Atlanta Brave Dale Murphy Calls for Lifetime Ban of Steroid Users
July 23rd, 2013 at 3:42 PM
Retired Atlanta Braves fan favorite Dale Murphy has always been known for being one of the classiest guys in baseball. While still classy, he offered up some unusually harsh words on the heels of Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun being suspended the rest of the 2013 season for steroid use,...

Suspension of Milwaukee Brewers’ Ryan Braun Will Be Good for Major League Baseball in Long Run
July 23rd, 2013 at 8:32 AM
When Major League Baseball suspended Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun for the remainder of the 2013 season, they sent a very clear message. Steroids will not be tolerated. For now, yes, this doesn't look so good for baseball, simply because the suspension doesn't come from the drug testing program but from...

Atlanta Braves Express Interest in Milwaukee Brewers Reliever Mike Gonzalez
July 18th, 2013 at 8:19 PM
With Alex Wood projected to join the Atlanta Braves starting rotation in the future, the club is now down to one left-handed reliever. The Braves were previously in the market for a veteran relief pitcher, but now they're specifically looking for a lefty, Mark Bowman reports. ***VIDEO1*** Assuming Wood ends up in...

Atlanta Braves at Milwaukee Brewers: Gameday 77
June 23rd, 2013 at 1:51 PM
  Game #77 June 23, 2013 Atlanta Braves Milwaukee Brewers Game Details Time: 2:10 PM EDT Stadium: Miller Park (Milwaukee, WI) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Mostly Sunny Temperature: 84°F - 86°F Wind: SSW 15 MPH Lineups: 1. Jordan Schafer, LF 2. Andrelton Simmons, SS 3. Jason Heyward, RF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5. B.J. Upton, CF 6. Brian McCann, C 7. Dan Uggla, 2B 8. Chris Johnson, 3B 9. Paul Maholm, P 1. Norichika Aori, RF 2. Jean Segura, SS 3. Carlos Gomez, CF 4. Jonathan Lucroy, C 5. Rickie Weeks, 2B 6. Yuniesky Betancourt, 1B 7. Jeff Bianchi, 3B 8....

Atlanta Braves Bats Still Slumping in Shutout by Milwaukee Brewers
June 22nd, 2013 at 9:06 PM
The Atlanta Braves still can't get their offensive act together, getting shut out by the Milwaukee Brewers for the second straight game in a 2-0 loss at Miller Park on Saturday afternoon. ***VIDEO1*** The Braves previously had issues with striking out too much, but Donovan Hand only struck out three batters over...

Atlanta Braves at Milwaukee Brewers: Gameday 76
June 22nd, 2013 at 2:54 PM
  Game #76 June 22, 2013 Atlanta Braves Milwaukee Brewers Game Details Time: 4:10 PM EDT Stadium: Miller Park (Milwaukee, WI) Broadcast: Fox Sports South Game Conditions Weather: Mostly Cloudy Temperature: 78°F - 75°F Wind: S 9 MPH Lineups: 1. Jordan Schafer, LF 2. Andrelton Simmons, SS 3. Jason Heyward, RF 4. Freddie Freeman, 1B 5. B.J. Upton, CF 6. Brian McCann, C 7. Dan Uggla, 2B 8. Chris Johnson, 3B 9. Tim Hudson, P 1. Norichika Aori, RF 2. Jean Segura, SS 3. Carlos Gomez, CF 4. Aramis Ramirez, 3B 5. Jonathan Lucroy, C 6. Juan Francisco, 1B 7. Rickie...

Atlanta Braves Offense Silenced, Julio Teheran not Supported in Loss to Milwaukee Brewers
June 22nd, 2013 at 9:23 AM
The way the last couple of weeks have gone, it just figures that the Atlanta Braves would have their bats shut down by the Milwaukee Brewers, who have the worst pitching staff in the Major Leagues. They couldn't manage to find a way to support Julio Teheran in the 2-0...