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10 hrs ago | New York Post

Mets want 'attitude' adjustment from Noah Syndergaard

Noah Syndergaard has a major league fastball and curveball, but the Mets would like to see a little more "attitude" from their top pitching prospect.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Scott Rice, Jason Heyward

14 hrs ago |

Phillies vs. Rockies: 5 things you need to know for Friday's game

A trip to the Mile High City -- where the air is thin and the balls carry -- may be just what the Phillies' offense needs to get back on track.


Related Topix: Sports, Freddy Galvis, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Jonathan Pettibone, Cole Hamels, Tony Gwynn

17 hrs ago | Washington Nationals

Nationals looking to bounce back behind Gio

The Nationals were ready to turn the page after mustering only two hits against a dominant Adam Wainwright on Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Adam Wainwright, Michael Wacha, Jon Jay, Yadier Molina, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Atlanta Braves

Harang looks to stay hot against rival Mets

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Mike Minor, Jason Heyward, Daniel Murphy, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

New York Post

Braves' system an unsung model for success

When the subject of model franchises arises, we gravitate to the Cardinal Way or the Moneyball A's or whatever statistical jujitsu the Rays are doing to remain high-level contenders despite low payrolls.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel

Jonathan Papelbon says velocity isn't key, but his results are huge for Phillies

Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon has taken some justified criticism during his three years in Philadelphia, and there's reasonable doubt he can be the dominant pitcher he was a few years ago.


Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Papelbon, Baseball Players, Roy Halladay, Alex Wood, Jamie Moyer, Tom Glavine

Rant Sports

Milwaukee Brewers' Offense Hard to Figure Out in 2014

By now, most people understand the 2014 Milwaukee Brewers ' hitters swing first, think second and then swing some more.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers, David Ross, Baseball Players, Khris Davis, Logan Schafer, Carlos Gomez

The China Post

Brewers keep on winning, send Pirates packing 4-1

Milwaukee continued to set the pace in the early stages of the new Major League Baseball season, winning its ninth-straight game on Sunday by beating Pittsburgh 4-1, with starting pitcher Kyle Lohse starring.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Kyle Lohse, National League East, Will Smith, Pedro Alvarez

Phillies: Ryan Howard, Jimmy Rollins get day off as Phils try to avoid sweep by Braves

After being shut out on three hits on Wednesday night, the Phillies will face Atlanta Braves starter Alex Wood and his 1.89 ERA.


Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Howard, Baseball Players, Jimmy Rollins, Domonic Brown, Alex Wood


Yaisel Puig's terrifying coming-to-America tale

Much fanfare has been made in regards to Los Angeles Dodgers rookie sensation Yasiel Puig.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Baseball Players, Yasiel Puig

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Teheran 3-hits Phillies; Braves win 1-0

Atlanta Braves' Evan Gattis, left, rounds the bases after hitting a home run off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Philadelphia.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Freddy Galvis, Cliff Lee, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball, Evan Gattis, Ryan Howard


Atlanta Braves' Biggest Early-Season Surprises and Disappointments

The Atlanta Braves are a streaky team, so naturally they will pull off a thrilling comeback while mixing in some clunkers .


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves


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.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Tomahawk Take

Mid-April Checkup

Apr 13, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman celebrates with left fielder Justin Upton after defeating the Washington Nationals 10-2 at Turner Field.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves

Atlanta Braves

Hale hoping for better luck in start vs. Phillies

The Phillies plan to celebrate Jackie Robinson Day on April 15 in a major celebration befitting the Hall of Fame trailblazer.


Related Topix: Sports, Carlos Ruiz, Soccer Players, Baseball Players, Cliff Lee, Craig Kimbrel, Dan Uggla, Raul Ibanez

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

Without Papelbon, Phils can't hold lead

Philadelphia was in a position for an improbable victory after scoring five runs in the bottom of the eighth, but the Braves scored four runs in the ninth off Jake Diekman to pull out a wild 9-6 victory Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Dan Uggla, Evan Gattis, Ryan Howard, Chase Utley

WTVF Nashville

Sports Minute: Here is the latest Tennessee sports news from The Associated Press

Craig Smith had two goals and two assists for Nashville, and the Predators finished the season strong with a 7-3 win over the playoff-bound Minnesota Wild on Sunday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Craig Smith, NHL Players, Baseball Players

How the Atlanta Braves will make the playoffs

The Atlanta Braves started out this season with some early concerns from the bullpen.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Craig Kimbrel, Julio Teheran, Alex Wood, Jason Heyward

Talking Chop

Series Preview: Braves at Phillies

The Braves will venture into Philadelphia for the first time this season for a four game set with both teams fresh off of sweeps of division foes.


Related Topix: Sports, Freddy Galvis, Baseball Players, Chase Utley, Jimmy Rollins, Carlos Ruiz, John Mayberry Jr.

The Good Phight

Chase Utley's Best 10-Game Streaks

Chase Utley has been insanely good over the past 10 games. But is this his best 10-game streak ever? The numbers are ridiculous.


Related Topix: Sports, Chase Utley, Baseball Players, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball