1. Freeman Defends Smith's Foreign Substance Use

    Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman took no issue with the foreign substances - rosin and sunscreen - found on pitcher Will Smith's right arm Thursday...

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  2. Braves Reach .500 Mark with Blowout of Brewers

    The Braves exploded for seven runs in what turned out to be a controversial seventh inning. Those runs were more than enough for the Braves to beat the struggling Brewers . .....

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  3. Braves Take Advantage of Smith's Pine Tar Ejection for Win

    ATLANTA -- Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings and the Atlanta Braves took advantage of Milwaukee reliever Will Smith's seventh-inning ejection for allegedly using pine tar in a 10-1 victory Thursday night...

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  4. Revere Not Bothered by Trade Speculation

    It was reported earlier this week that scouts from other teams are “tracking” Phillies outfielder Ben Revere for a potential trade...

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  5. Phillies Pitchers 'Accomplish' Rare Feat in Loss to Rockies

    Despite a home run from Ryan Howard and a pair of hits from Chase Utley, the Phillies were unable to beat the Rockies Thursday for the series win. .....

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  6. New Data Shows Why Giancarlo Stanton Is One of Best Hitters in the Game

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  7. Bryce Harper vs. Mike Trout vs. Bryce Harper

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  8. Instant Replay: Rockies 7, Phillies 3

    DENVER — Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams continued to have problems on the road in a 7-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on Thursday. .....

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  9. Johnson Set to Rejoin Braves Thursday at Giants

    The Braves have firmed up an injury-rehab plan for Chris Johnson that, barring any setbacks, will culminate with the third baseman coming off the disabled list to join them in San Francisco for a four-game series that starts Thursday...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 19 hours ago 11 reads 0 comments

  10. Stock Up, Stock Down for Mets' Top 10 Prospects for Week 7

    The New York Mets are now 24-18 as we approach the middle of May. They struggled against the Chicago Cubs and got swept at Wrigley Field then played a lot better against the Milwaukee Brewers ...

    Shale Briskin Written by Shale Briskin about 19 hours ago 9,077 reads 20 comments

  11. Terry Collins Reveals Rational Reason for Pulling Jacob deGrom

    New York Mets manager Terry Collins' decision to remove Jacob deGrom with the reigning NL Rookie of the Year within three outs of a one-hit shutout on Thursday afternoon was not controversial after all...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 20 hours ago 104 reads 0 comments

  12. Off the Bench, Uggla Valuable Piece for Nats

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 20 hours ago 15 reads 0 comments

  13. Jennings on Streak: 'It's Like a Snowball'

    “It's like a snowball,” Jennings said of the losing streak. “We have to stop that. A couple of plays there we had, where we got balls stuck in gloves, couldn't get the ball out, ended up costing us each time...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 21 hours ago 2 reads 0 comments

  14. Marlins' Skid Hits 7, Fall to 0-4 Under Jennings

    MIAMI -- A.J. Pollock's two-out RBI infield single in the eighth inning proved to be the game-winner in Thursday's back-and-forth contest, as the D-backs defeated Miami, 7-6, at Marlins Park...

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  15. Duda's Second Homer of the Game

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  16. degrom Pulled Due to Recent Hip, Shoulder Issues

    Terry Collins said 110 was deGrom's limit because of recent hip issue as well as shoulder stiffness sitting during 10-run frame last start...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  17. Jacob DeGrom Tosses a Gem, Lucas Duda Hits Two Homers in Mets Win

    Jacob deGrom was out of sight this afternoon, stifling the Cardinals for eight innings. The stifling included allowing only one hit, walking no one and striking out 11...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  18. Ryan Howard's Power Is Back

    Ryan Howard helped the Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night — their seventh win in their last eight games — with a 3-for-5 performance, including a double and a solo home run...

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  19. Phillies GM: Top Prospect Nola Could Reach Big Leagues This Year

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 23 hours ago 11 reads 0 comments

  20. Skeptics Aside, Braves Are Competitive Right Now | Atlanta Braves Blog

    The Braves have won four of their past five games, including a 2-1 win last night against a Tampa Bay team that's tied with the Yankees for first place in the AL East and had ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 23 hours ago 32 reads 0 comments

  21. With 1st Place Secure, NL East Likely in Nationals' Hands for Good

    A couple of weeks ago, the Washington Nationals were 7-13 and in a spot where nobody expected them to be at any point in the 2015 season: dead last in the NL East. Disappointment, thy name was Nats...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 7,984 reads 43 comments

  22. Instant Replay: Phillies 4, Rockies 2

    Ryan Howard homered and rookie Severino Gonzalez and four relievers did the job on the mound as the Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies , 4-2, at Coors Field on Wednesday night.....

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  23. Ryan Howard's Big Night Lifts Phillies over the Rockies, 4-2

    It's nearly Memorial Day weekend, meaning most major league teams are beginning to take stock of where they are more than a quarter of the way through the season.....

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  24. Rays shut down by Perez, lose to Braves 2-1

    The Tampa Bay Rays just can't win a series against the Atlanta Braves . With a chance to sweep a two-game set for their first series win over the Braves since 2001, the Rays failed ...

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  25. Braves top Rays 2-1, Perez strong in 1st MLB start

    Williams Perez didn't get a decision in his first major league start, but the Braves rookie was plenty impressive Wednesday in helping the Braves beat a Tampa Bay team that came ...

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