Tagged: ‘NL East’

Freeman, Braves rally in 8th to beat Diamondbacks 4-3
July 15th, 2017 at 12:31 AM
***PHOTO1***ATLANTA (AP) â?? Freddie Freeman and the Atlanta Braves topped baseball's comeback kings at their own game, scoring two runs in the eighth inning to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3 on Friday night. The Diamondbacks lead the majors with 29 comeback wins and were in position for No. 30 when...

Anthony Rendon, bullpen lead Nationals over Braves 10-5
July 9th, 2017 at 6:56 PM
***PHOTO1***WASHINGTON (AP) â?? Anthony Rendon reached base four times, the Washington bullpen allowed two runs over 5 2/3 innings, and the Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 10-5 on Sunday.Rendon scored twice and drove in a pair as the Nationals salvaged a split of the four-game series with the Braves to...

Teheran leads Braves in 13-0 win over Nationals
July 8th, 2017 at 8:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON (AP) â?? Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings to keep up his road dominance and added a career-high three RBIs, Nick Markakis and Johnan Camargo each had three hits, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 13-0 Saturday. Teheran (7-6) gave up four hits while walking two and...

Braves’ new SunTrust Park may lean in favor of hitters
April 13th, 2017 at 7:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** The first thing Freddie Freeman mentioned about the Atlanta Braves' new home wasn't surprising. "It's just 375 (feet) to right-center," the slugging left-handed hitting first baseman said with a smile. Time will tell if SunTrust Park is a pitcher's park, a hitter's park or somewhere in between....

Heyman: Boras disputes Chipper Jones’ story about their meeting
March 30th, 2017 at 12:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chipper Jones has co-written a book, "Ballplayer," with ex-Atlanta Journal Constitution writer Carrol Rogers, and some interesting anecdotes have leaked out prior to the April 4 release date. In one, Jones, a colorful figure on Twitter and in life, claims to have abruptly and quickly ended his one and...