Tagged: ‘Washington Nationals’

Freddie Freeman to Remain Out of Atlanta Braves Lineup with Wrist Discomfort
October 1st, 2015 at 8:02 AM
Freddie Freeman's troublesome right wrist has effectively ended his season. He won't appear in the Atlanta Braves' lineup and will be used exclusively off the bench for the final week of the season. ***PHOTO1*** The status of Freeman's right wrist was actually pretty positive after paying a visit to hand specialist Dr....

Atlanta Braves Expected to Shut Down Manny Banuelos
September 10th, 2015 at 2:24 PM
Atlanta Braves lefty Manny Banuelos will likely be shut down for the 2015 season after battling elbow issues for most of the season, reports. ***PHOTO1*** Banuelos only made two starts after a disabled list that had kept him out since late July, and now he's on his way to visit the...

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...

Andrelton Simmons’ Two Homers, Slick Defense Propel Atlanta Braves to Clinch National League East
September 22nd, 2013 at 10:06 PM
The Atlanta Braves have Andrelton Simmons to thank in large part for securing a win over the Chicago Cubs on the same day they clinched the National League East title with the Washington Nationals' loss. Simmons clobbered two homers and made a spectacular bare hand play on a Starlin Castro grounder,...

Atlanta Braves Clinch National League East
September 22nd, 2013 at 9:54 PM
The Atlanta Braves actually clinched the National League East with the Washington Nationals' loss Sunday, but their win over the Chicago Cubs added the cherry on top of Atlanta's NL-best record. With their first division title since 2005, Fred Gonzalez summed up what many thought about the feat. "I told [bench coach]...