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Braves chase off Lee, top Phillies

ATLANTA - Chipper Jones hit a go-ahead, three-run double in the fourth inning off Cliff Lee and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 on Friday night in their home opener.

April 08, 2011 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Braves' offense sputters in 4-2 loss to Brewers

MILWAUKEE - The Atlanta Braves finally are heading home, and they hope to find their offense once they get there.

April 07, 2011 | By CHRIS JENKINS AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Braves power to victory

MILWAUKEE - Lucky bounce or not, Dan Uggla will take it.

April 04, 2011 | By CHRIS JENKINS AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Hanson struggles as Nationals defeat Braves

WASHINGTON - When Rick Ankiel won the center field job for the Washington Nationals in spring training, they hoped he'd give them power and excellent defense. On Saturday afternoon, he gave them that - plus a little bit more.

April 02, 2011 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Off and running

WASHINGTON - Coming off major knee surgery, and coming up on his 39th birthday, Chipper Jones came back to baseball in a big way.

March 31, 2011 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Braves take the field

WASHINGTON - Even Washington Nationals opening day starter Livan Hernandez wishes Stephen Strasburg could take that assignment Thursday.

March 30, 2011 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Gomez seals Braves victory

ATLANTA - Nick Blackburn looked ready for the regular season before problems in Minnesota's bullpen kept him from winning his final spring start.

March 29, 2011 | By CHARLES ODUM | Atlanta Braves


New boss, same hopes

ATLANTA - The clickety-clack of spikes has been replaced by nice, quiet sneakers. Otherwise, it's hard to detect much of a difference between Fredi Gonzalez and the guy he replaced in the Atlanta Braves dugout.

March 28, 2011 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Braves go with Beachy as 5th starter

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Brandon Beachy has won the job as the Atlanta Braves' fifth starter, beating out fellow rookie Mike Minor and veteran Rodrigo Lopez.

March 24, 2011 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Jurrjens taken out after first inning

DUNEDIN, Fla. - Atlanta pitcher Jair Jurrjens said the feeling along his right ribcage Thursday was nothing more than a cramp caused by dehydration. Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez, taking no chances, pulled his starter after one inning against Toronto.

March 24, 2011 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


McClellan, Cards shut down Braves

JUPITER, Fla. - Kyle McClellan made another strong statement in his bid for the St. Louis Cardinals' vacant starting spot. He has been endorsed by pitching coach Dave Duncan, and is on a schedule that would allow him to start the second game of the season.

March 15, 2011 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves, Cards battle to 1-1 draw

JUPITER, Fla. - Kyle Lohse was so efficient he became the first member of the St. Louis Cardinals' rotation to work six innings this spring - without coming close to his pitch limit.

March 14, 2011 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Hanson keeps throwing strong

TAMPA, Fla. - Tommy Hanson wasn't totally happy with his latest start despite a positive outcome.

March 11, 2011 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves outduel Cards in 2-1 win

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Kyle McClellan got a confidence boost in his bid to make the Cardinals' rotation on Thursday.

March 10, 2011 | Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Johnson comes on strong for Marlins

JUPITER, Fla. - Josh Johnson labored through another difficult inning in spring training, then found what he had been looking for: his rhythm.

March 07, 2011 | By STEVEN WINE AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


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Braves leadership coming together during GM search

ATLANTA - While the Braves' search for a new general manager continues, a new management team already is taking shape.

October 15, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Fredi Gonzalez staying as Braves manager

ATLANTA - Fredi Gonzalez figured it would be a while before he learned his future with the Atlanta Braves.

October 03, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Back to the drawing board

ATLANTA - Less than 24 hours after the end to a disappointing season, many of the lockers at Turner Field were already cleaned out Monday.

September 29, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Upton brothers go yard in win

PHILADELPHIA - Brothers B.J. and Justin Upton each homered and the Atlanta Braves held on for a 4-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night.

September 27, 2014 | By AARON BRACY Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Phillies edge Braves, 5-4

PHILADELPHIA - Jonathan Papelbon made his first appearance in Philadelphia since he made a lewd gesture as he left the field, closing out the Phillies' 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night with a scoreless ninth inning.

September 26, 2014 | By AARON BRACY Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Pirates clinch playoff spot, beat Braves 3-2

ATLANTA - Gerrit Cole retired the final 17 hitters he faced, and the surging Pittsburgh Pirates clinched a spot in the playoffs with a 3-2 win over the free-falling Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.

September 23, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


What's next for Braves in GM search?

ATLANTA - For the first time in nearly a quarter-century, the Atlanta Braves are searching for a general manager.

September 23, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Wren out as Braves GM

ATLANTA - For nearly a quarter-century, the Atlanta Braves have been all about stability.

September 22, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


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