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Braves slam Astros

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jason Heyward hit a grand slam off starter Wandy Rodriguez for his second home run in three games, and Michael Bourn hit a two-run homer as the Atlanta Braves beat the Houston Astros, 9-5, in a spring training game Friday night.

March 16, 2012 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves fall to Phillies

CLEARWATER, Fla. - Dontrelle Willis pumped his fist with the enthusiasm of a guy getting a meaningful out late in the season, and then blessed himself and pointed to the sky as he walked off the mound.

March 15, 2012 | By ROB MAADDI AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Uggla, Heyward hit homers

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Stephen Strasburg has that feeling again, the one that made him a phenom in 2010 before injuring his elbow.

March 14, 2012 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves, Marlins tie

JUPITER, Fla. - This start for Carlos Zambrano against the Atlanta Braves went a lot better for him than his previous one.

March 13, 2012 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves continue to slump

JUPITER, Fla. - Carlos Beltran has recovered from the flu and is ready to get back to playing ball.

March 12, 2012 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Jurrjens wild as Yanks top Braves

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - The Yankees want to ease the pressure on Michael Pineda.

March 10, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Braves' Teheran has better outing

TAMPA, Fla. - Julio Teheran kept the ball in the ballpark, and the result was a much better outing.

March 09, 2012 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Minor pitches 3 scoreless in Braves' loss

SARASOTA, Fla. - The Atlanta Braves have started off their exhibition season horribly, and manager Fredi Gonzalez isn't liking it.

March 08, 2012 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Cabrera's homer helps Tigers beat Braves

LAKELAND, Fla. - Miguel Cabrera's first home run of the spring was quite a sight. Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland would rather see some more groundballs hit at his new third baseman.

March 07, 2012 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves notch first win

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jair Jurrjens might have been the best pitcher in the National League in the first half of last season.

March 05, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Braves' offense struggles in opener

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Brandon Inge lost his job at third base when Detroit moved Miguel Cabrera across the infield to make room for first baseman Prince Fielder. Instead of sulking, he volunteered to play second base.

March 03, 2012 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves go country for a day as Aldean takes cuts

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jason Aldean circled the bases, touched home plate and collapsed next to the batting cage, pulling his cap over his face.

March 01, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Still chipping away: Almost 40, Chipper Jones is not ready for retirement

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - After another of those spring training workouts that are increasingly tough to get through, Chipper Jones pulls off his jersey to reveal an undershirt that says, "Slow it down, boys."

February 29, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Heyward looking for comeback year

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jason Heyward reaches into the basket, pulls out a ball, places it on the tee and stares out toward the empty mound.

February 27, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Uggla aims for quicker start

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - When Dan Uggla arrived for spring training with the Atlanta Braves, he felt at home.

February 22, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


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Szczur hits grand slam, Lester fans 10 as Cubs beat Braves

CHICAGO - When Chicago Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber was lost for the season with a knee injury, Matt Szczur took on a new role as a ...

April 29, 2016 | By MIKE CRANSTON AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Another day, another defeat

ATLANTA - David Price matched his career high with 14 strikeouts, Travis Shaw homered and drove in five runs and the Boston Red Sox beat Atlanta ...

April 26, 2016 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Grandal's double in 10th gives Dodgers 2-1 win over Braves

ATLANTA - Clayton Kershaw didn't have his best stuff. Even tried a blooper pitch.

April 20, 2016 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Bats of Flowers, Smith lead Braves to 4th straight win

ATLANTA - Tyler Flowers went 4 for 4 and drove in three runs, Mallex Smith had three RBIs and the Atlanta Braves beat the Los Angeles ...

April 19, 2016 | By GEORGE HENRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Braves earn 1st win by rallying past Marlins

MIAMI - The Atlanta Braves gathered on the field for hugs and high fives, executing a flawless postgame celebration despite a lack of practice.

April 15, 2016 | By STEVEN WINE AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Braves fall to 0-8 on season

WASHINGTON - Tanner Roark pitched seven innings, Stephen Drew and Jayson Werth homered in the fourth and the Washington Nationals defeated the winless Atlanta Braves 3-0 ...

April 13, 2016 | By HARVEY VALENTINE Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Police: Braves' Hector Olivera arrested, accused of assault

ARLINGTON, Va. - Atlanta Braves outfielder Hector Olivera was placed on paid administrative leave by Major League Baseball after he was arrested and charged with assaulting ...

April 13, 2016 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Braves


Braves 0-6 for 1st time since '88 after 6-4 loss to Nats

WASHINGTON - Falling to 0-6 for the first time in nearly 30 years, theAtlanta Braves lost 6-4 to the Washington Nationals, who used Wilson Ramos' four ...

April 11, 2016 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Cardinals get MLB-record 3 pinch-hit HRs, beat Braves 7-4

ATLANTA - The St. Louis Cardinals set a major league record with three pinch-hit home runs while rallying from a four-run deficit to beat the Atlanta ...

April 08, 2016 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


Nationals top Braves 3-1 on den Dekker's 2-run double

ATLANTA - Pinch-hitter Matt den Dekker, recalled from the minors earlier in the day, had a tiebreaking, two-run double in a three-run seventh inning that led ...

April 06, 2016 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


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