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5 hrs ago | SavannahNow

Pirates rally to beat Braves 3-2

Justin Upton dropped a routine fly ball to left-centerfield in the ninth inning which set the stage for Gaby Sanchez's game-winning sacrifice fly that capped a late-inning comeback as the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonny Venters, Josh Harrison, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Atlanta Braves, Pittsburgh Pirates, Major League Baseball

5 hrs ago | Talking Chop

Late mistakes hurt Braves; winning streak ends with 3-2 loss to Pirates

Alex Wood's stellar performance was wasted on some questionable pitch calling and then a dropped fly ball in the ninth as Atlanta's five-game winning streak came to end at the hands of the Pirates.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Alex Wood, Gerrit Cole, Evan Gattis, Jason Heyward, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

6 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Pirates

Braves have mixed results in challenges vs. Bucs

Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez gained a potentially important out when he successfully challenged Angel Hernandez's call on a pickoff move during the first inning of Wednesday's game against the Pirates at PNC Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Josh Harrison, Major League Baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates

14 hrs ago | Tomahawk Take

He's Back! Freddie Freeman is Trending

Aug 18, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman greets right fielder Jason Heyward at home plate after Heyward hit a solo home run against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the first inning at PNC Park.

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16 hrs ago | Talking Chop

This is the real reason the Braves offense has struggled this year

Okay, so I know this kind of seems like bad timing, you know, considering the Braves are playing great baseball the past five games and have just crushed two playoff contenders.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brian McCann, Jason Heyward, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

Yesterday | BleacherReport

Justin Upton Carrying Braves' Inconsistent Offense Back into Playoff Contention

Justin Upton is doing his best to ignite the Braves inconsistent lineup and push the club toward another playoff berth.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Justin Upton, Atlanta Braves, Pittsburgh Pirates

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Pittsburgh Pirates

Bucs hope MVP's return turns tide vs. Braves

For the Pirates, Andrew McCutchen's return from a fractured rib in his left side won't be coming a moment too soon.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, National League Central, Andrew McCutchen, Pedro Alvarez, James Russell

O-R Online

Slide continues: Pirates lose 6th in a row

Pirates starting pitcher Vance Worley wipes his head after walking Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman after giving up consecutive home runs in the first inning of Monday's game in Pittsburgh.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Jason Heyward, Andrelton Simmons, Pittsburgh Pirates, Neil Walker

Talking Chop

The Curious Case Of Chris Johnson

Chris Johnson signed a contract extension and then proceeded to stink up the joint immediately after signing.

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

BleacherReport

Atlanta Braves: Those Players Trying to Save Their Jobs for 2015

Through a down second half , the Atlanta Braves are not out of the 2014 playoff picture just yet, but it couldn't hurt to take a first peek at some possible roster moves for 2015.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Evan Gattis, Jason Heyward

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Chicago Cubs

Minor outduels Lester as Braves sweep A's

If this was a glimpse of what Mike Minor might have to offer over the next six weeks, the Braves have reason to feel optimistic about their future, which was brightened on Sunday night when they completed a three-game sweep with a 4-3 win over the A's.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Alex Wood, Nate Freiman, Jonny Gomes

Talking Chop

Braves Daily News Digest: 8/17

Freddie Freeman wasn't a fan of the organ. There's your depressing news for the morning, it gets better from here on out! For a while there, the Braves struggled to win 2 games in a row.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Julio Teheran, Atlanta Braves

SFGate

A's, Lester face Braves - Follow LIVE

Oakland 1, Atlanta 0 Oakland Top 2nd - - Jon Lester struck out swinging to end the inning.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Andy Parrino, Nate Freiman, Jason Heyward, Derek Norris

Sat Aug 16, 2014

SFGate

A's lose for the sixth time in seven games

Sonny Gray doesn't get many runs to work with, typically, and even when he got two on Saturday, he gave up four.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Sonny Gray, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel

Athletics Nation

Game #123: Oakland Athletics at Atlanta Braves

Sonny Gray and the Oakland Athletics face Julio Teheran and the Atlanta Braves in the second game of this three-game set at Turner Field in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eric Sogard, Sonny Gray, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Julio Teheran, Stephen Vogt

Atlanta Braves

Braves wear throwback unis to honor 1914 champs

Freddie Freeman found himself wearing a cream-colored uniform and solid navy hat as the Braves celebrated the 100th anniversary of their 1914 World Series title by wearing throwback uniforms during Saturday night's game against the A's at Turner Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonny Venters, Major League Baseball, Atlanta Braves

SFGate

Hammel hammered

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Coco Crisp, Jason Heyward

Atlanta Braves

Braves players take Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge is the hottest trend around the sports and entertainment world right now ... or is it the coolest? Friday afternoon at Turner Field, Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman, and several of his teammates, took turns participating in the charitable pursuit, in which they get an ice-filled cooler dumped over their heads.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Jason Heyward, Tom Glavine, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

Fri Aug 15, 2014

SFGate

Jason Hammel gives up three HRs, Aa s fall to Braves

Oakland didn't have its most powerful lineup at hand on Friday night at Turner Field, nor its most imposing starter.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Yoenis Cespedes, Jeff Samardzija, Tommy La Stella, Drew Pomeranz

ABC News

Braves Break out With 4 Homers, Beat A's 7-2

Freddie Freeman hit a three-run homer, one of four by Atlanta, and the Braves beat the Oakland Athletics 7-2 on Friday night in the opening game of the interleague series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Evan Gattis, Alex Wood, Nate Freiman

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