NEW YORK - Freddie Freeman broke a ninth-inning tie with a three-run homer after driving in two as a pinch hitter in the seventh, and the Atlanta Braves stunned the Mets 6-3 Wednesday night in the finale of New York's rough homestand.
NEW YORK - Rookie right-hander Matt Wisler stopped his nine-start winless drought and the Atlanta Braves stalled the New York Mets' push toward the NL East title with a 6-2 victory Tuesday night.
ATLANTA - David Price allowed one run in seven innings, Russell Martin hit a homer and drove in four runs, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Shelby Miller and the Atlanta Braves 9-1 on Wednesday night to protect their lead in the AL East.
ATLANTA - For the first time in three weeks, the Atlanta Braves celebrated a home victory.
ATLANTA - Yoenis Cespedes says he's just one part of the New York Mets. You can be sure it is a very large part.
PHILADELPHIA - Julio Teheran was back to his old, fist-pumping, emotional ways.
PHILADELPHIA - Rookie Aaron Nola pitched seven innings and Odubel Herrera hit a three-run homer to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.
WASHINGTON - Michael Taylor had a pinch-hit, three-run homer in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Washington Nationals to a 5-2 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.
WASHINGTON - Ryan Zimmerman continued his torrid stretch with three hits and four RBIs, Jordan Zimmermann pitched six solid innings and the Washington Nationals opened a seven-game homestand with a 15-1 rout of the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.
ATLANTA - The Miami Marlins rarely play well in Atlanta.
ATLANTA - Justin Nicolino turned in another impressive performance, taking advantage of a team that can't seem to do anything right.
ATLANTA - Didi Gregorius drove in a career-high six runs, Brian McCann hit a three-run homer in his return to Atlanta and the New York Yankees shook off a scoring slump to beat the Braves 15-4 on Friday night.
ATLANTA - This was not unexpected. Not after the Atlanta Braves traded away just about anyone with a major league pulse.
ATLANTA - Brandon Barnes had three hits, including a two-run homer, and the Colorado Rockies extended Atlanta right-hander Shelby Miller's winless streak to 18 starts with a 6-3 victory over the Braves on Wednesday night.
ATLANTA - The Colorado Rockies took advantage of Atlanta's shoddy defense, and then got the outs they needed during a spurt of wildness that could have let the Braves back in the game.