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6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Saltalamacchia, Alvarez lead Marlins past Braves

Jarrod Saltalamacchia drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Henderson Alvarez won for the first time in three starts and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Thursday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Steve Cishek, Freddie Freeman, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Evan Gattis, Jason Heyward

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Rant Sports

5 Adjustments Atlanta Braves Must Make For Playoff Push

The Atlanta Braves have struggled as of late, falling to two games back of rival Washington Nationals in the National League East.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Jordan Schafer, Jason Heyward

Philly.com

Bastardo could be Phillies' best trade chip

ON MAY 28 against the Colorado Rockies, Antonio Bastardo walked four of the five batters he faced.

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Related Topix: Sports, Domonic Brown, Baseball Players, Antonio Bastardo, Ryan Howard, Brian McCann, Cliff Lee

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Coastal Courier

Braves are in for the long haul

In 2008, the Atlanta Braves bottomed out. Just three years removed from the end of their remarkable stretch of 14 consecutive division titles, the Braves stumbled to a 70-92 record and a fourth place finish in the N.L. East.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Jason Heyward, Martin Prado

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The News Tribune

Recap: Atlanta vs. Miami

Garrett Jones hit a go-ahead, two-run single in the top of the 10th inning as the Miami Marlins topped the Atlanta Braves, 3-1, in the opener of a four-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Steve Cishek, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Julio Teheran

Bellingham Herald

Recap: Atlanta vs. Miami

Garrett Jones hit a go-ahead, two-run single in the top of the 10th inning as the Miami Marlins topped the Atlanta Braves, 3-1, in the opener of a four-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Steve Cishek, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Julio Teheran, Jason Heyward

Talking Chop

Braves lose to Fish 3-1 in extras

Julio Teheran pitched an absolute gem and Andrelton Simmons made one of the best plays of his career but it was all for naught as the Braves lost 3-1 to the Marlins in their first game of a four game series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Varvaro, Julio Teheran, Andrelton Simmons, Mike Dunn, Jason Heyward

BleacherReport

MLB Bullpens Best Crafted for Deep Playoff Runs

We've heard the saying "pitching and defense wins championships" for so long that it's become ingrained in our minds as a fact, not a theory.

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Related Topix: Sports, Randy Johnson, Baseball Players

Talking Chop

Series preview, Braves vs Marlins

To a distinct section of baseball fans the Marlins came into 2014 as darkhorse contenders for a playoff spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Steve Cishek, Mike Minor, Jacob Turner, Julio Teheran

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Heyward, Simmons pace Braves past Phillies

Returning from the All-Star break, the Braves moved one game ahead of Washington in the NL East.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Jason Heyward, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Andrelton Simmons, Atlanta Braves

Rock Hill Herald

Recap: Atlanta vs. Philadelphia

Jason Heyward hit a solo homer and drove in two runs as the Atlanta Braves held on for a 6-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies to open a three-game series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jason Heyward, Baseball Players, Freddie Freeman, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Philadelphia Phillies, Andrelton Simmons

The Winnipeg Free Press

Santana wins for 3rd time in 4 starts as Atlanta early 3rd straight victory

Jason Heyward homered and drove in two runs, Andrelton Simmons had two RBIs, and the Atlanta Braves won their third straight game with a 6-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Jason Heyward, Baseball Players, Freddie Freeman, Andrelton Simmons, Atlanta Braves

Thu Jul 17, 2014

BleacherReport

3 Trades That Could Take the Atlanta Braves to the Next Level

The Atlanta Braves enter the second half of the season looking for their third consecutive playoff berth and a chance at their first World Series title since 1995.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Atlanta Braves, David Price

Tomahawk Take

Braves Shine in 2014 AAA All-Star Game

Aug 18, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves second baseman Phil Gosselin beats out the throw to Washington Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche on a bunt single in the first inning at Turner Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Adam LaRoche

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Alabama Live

Recapping how Alabamians performed in Tuesday's 85th Major League Baseball All-Star Game

Three Alabamians were selected to play in Tuesday's 85th Major League Baseball All-Star at Target Field in Minneapolis.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Josh Donaldson, National League, Freddie Freeman, Tim Hudson

Talking Chop

Braves Daily News Digest: 7/16

Despite the National League taking a 5-3 loss to the American League, Braves' closer Craig Kimbrel had one of the most dominant pitching performances of the night.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Jason Heyward, Julio Teheran, Brian McCann

The Orlando Sentinel

All-Star Game updates: American League leads, 5-3

In the bottom of the seventh, White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez rifled a line drive at Freddie Freeman and reached on an error with one out, but he was the only base runner against the Braves' Craig Kimbrel.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Alexei Ramirez, Freddie Freeman, Greg Holland, Charlie Blackmon, Adrian Beltre

The Orlando Sentinel

Mike Trout named MVP as AL beats NL, 5-3, in All-Star Game

Mike Trout won the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player award following the American League's 5-3 victory over the National League in the MLB All-Star Game at Target Field in Minneapolis on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Kyle Seager, Freddie Freeman, David Murphy

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Northern Michigan News

NL loses All-Star game, and World Series advantage

Clayton Kershaw did his part with a perfect inning. Jonathan Lucroy pitched in two RBI doubles.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, Jonathan Lucroy, American League, Adam Wainwright

Tomahawk Take

Top 5 Things to Expect From the Atlanta Braves in the Second Half

May 19, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves catcher Evan Gattis congratulates first baseman Freddie Freeman after a home run against the Milwaukee Brewers in the third inning at Turner Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Evan Gattis, Francisco Rodriguez

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