1. Errors Early Cost Braves in 14-Inning Loss to Mets

    Defensive lapses cost David Hale and the Braves a potential win Sunday in what might have been the rookie's last major league start for a while. And those who made the miscues had an awful lot of time to stew over them...

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  2. Kimbrel Rusty in 9th, but Braves Hold on for 7-5 Win

    As Justin Upton circled the bases on a three-run homer trot in the ninth inning, Braves closer Craig Kimbrel was warming up in the bullpen, ready to enter with a 7-3 lead against the Mets ...

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  3. Braves Pull Kimbrel, Hold off Mets 7-5

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  4. Gavin Floyd to Make at Least Two More Rehab Starts

    Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez says that starter Gavin Floyd will make at least two more rehab starts before rejoining the team, MLB .com's Mark Bowman reports...

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  5. Aaron Harang: No No-Hitter, but What an April!

    I know why Fredi Gonzalez did it. He'd gotten a fourth great start from Aaron Harang, who might not have a big-league job if the elbows of Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy hadn't come ...

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  6. Adjustment Gets Gattis Back to 'Being Me' at Plate

    It wasn't just Evan Gattis' four-hit game Wednesday at Philly, or his three homers in two games, that caused Freddie Freeman to gush a bit over the catcher's recent offensive performance...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 261 reads 0 comments

  7. Elite Contact Skills of Andrelton Simmons

    On Thursday, Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons struck out for the first time in 2014. It was his 52nd plate appearance of the season, and A.J. Burnett of the Phillies got him to chase a four-seamer...

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  8. Young to return to lineup vs. Harang, Braves

    Chris Young is ready to get his season started. A right quadriceps injury kept him out of the Mets ' lineup for nearly three weeks, but he will finally retake his place in New York's lineup on Friday against Atlanta ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  9. Wood Throws Complete Game, Rues His Failed Bunt in 1-0 Loss

    Former Braves pitchers Tim Hudson, Tom Glavine, Greg Maddux and John Smoltz often spoke of the importance of being able to handle the bat, to consistently get a bunt down and move a runner over...

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  10. Atlanta Braves Tighten Gun Policy at Turner Field

    The Atlanta Braves will no longer allow some off-duty police officers to carry guns at Turner Field, which has prompted objections.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  11. Is the Atlanta Braves Rotation for Real or Simply Overachieving?

    The first blow came in the offseason when, after nine years, Tim Hudson signed with the San Francisco Giants , leaving the Atlanta Braves without their presumptive ace and without ...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 3 days ago 7,952 reads 39 comments

  12. Debate: Who's Been Braves' Biggest Disappointment so Far?

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  13. Braves Shortstop Focused on Hits, Not Avoiding Whiffs

    PHILADELPHIA – When Andrelton Simmons tripled and homered for the second consecutive game Monday, the Braves shortstop also did something he'd done in every previous game this season...

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  14. Teheran Outduels Lee as Braves Shut out Phils

    Teheran (3-1) retired his first 12 batters before Ryan Howard led off the bottom of the fifth with an infield single. The 23-year-old righty struck out four and got 14 outs on flyballs in his first complete game in 38 career starts...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 4 days ago 80 reads 0 comments

  15. Craig Kimbrel Throws, Says His Shoulder Feels 'Great'

    Braves closer Craig Kimbrel was unavailable to pitch on Monday because of soreness in his right shoulder. But it's apparently only a minor thing.....

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  16. Lee to take on Teheran after Robinson honored

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  17. Kimbrel Has Sore Shoulder; He and Braves Say It's Not Serious

    The Braves got a decisive ninth-inning grand slam from Dan Uggla to extend their winning streak to four games Monday, but enthusiasm across Braves Country was tempered by news from ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  18. Braves Reshuffle Rotation After Rainout

    In case you haven't heard, Atlanta 's game tonight against the Phillies has been cancelled due to inclement weather...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  19. How Freddie Freeman Is Becoming One of MLB's Biggest Offensive Forces

    In early February of this year, after a mostly quiet offseason, the Atlanta Braves surprised the baseball world by signing their young first baseman Freddie Freeman to an eight-year, $135 million contract...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 5 days ago 7,165 reads 15 comments

  20. Atlanta Braves' Biggest Early-Season Surprises and Disappointments

    The Atlanta Braves are a streaky team, so naturally they will pull off a thrilling comeback (Monday night) while mixing in some clunkers (two shutout losses)...

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  21. UTK: Craig Kimbrel Latest Atlanta Braves Pitcher with Arm Issues

    The season hasn't started well for the Atlanta Braves . Before they even got to Opening Day, they'd lost two of their starters (Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy ) to Tommy John surgery...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 5 days ago 14,977 reads 27 comments

  22. Tuesday's Phillies-Braves Game Postponed Due to Weather

    Tuesday's game between the Phillies and Braves has been postponed due to weather conditions in the area. First pitch had been scheduled for 7:05 p.m...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 6 days ago 127 reads 0 comments

  23. Craig Kimbrel Was Unavailable Monday Due to a Sore Shoulder

    After Dan Uggla put the Braves ahead of the Phillies in the top of the ninth this evening in Philadelphia with a grand slam off Jake Diekman, David Carpenter — not Craig Kimbrel — came out to finish off the victory...

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  24. Kimbrel Day-to-Day with Sore Right Shoulder

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  25. Altchek to perform Gearrin's TJ surgery Wednesday

    Braves reliever Cory Gearrin will have his Tommy John surgery Wednesday in New York. Mets team physician Dr. David Altchek will perform the operation.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 7 days ago 9 reads 0 comments