Atlanta Braves


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Peterson, Simmons power Braves past Dodgers

The Atlanta Braves are hoping second baseman Jace Peterson and shortstop Andrelton Simmons are starting to emerge from their prolonged dry spells. Both showed positive offensive signs on Monday.

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Atlanta Braves lose second straight to Chicago Cubs

Starter Shelby Miller loses fifth straight decision

Shelby Miller hasn’t got a victory since losing a no-hit bid with two outs in the ninth inning at Miami on May 17.

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Fredi Gonzalez gets extension as Braves manager

The Atlanta Braves announced Friday that they have extended the contracts of manager Fredi Gonzalez and his staff through the 2016 season.

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Eury Perez lifts Atlanta Braves to victory

Eury Perez delivered a big hit in the eighth inning and powered the Gwinnett Braves past the Chicago Cubs on Friday night

Braves' Freeman slow to heal

Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman is eligible to come off the disabled list after the All-Star break but apparently won’t return until at least August.

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Braves' 'restart' morphs to rebuild

ATLANTA — All of the many, many moves the Atlanta Braves made since last season have been made with 2017 and beyond in mind.

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MLB grades by team: Astros, Royals ace first half

Midseason grades for every major league baseball team by The Sports Xchange correspondents

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Reality setting in for rebuilding Atlanta Braves

All of the many, many moves the Atlanta Braves made since last season have been made with 2017 and beyond in mind

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North Gwinnett grad Charlie Blackmon drives in four in Rockies' win over Braves

The Colorado Rockies completed a four-game series sweep Sunday by pounding the Atlanta Braves 11-3 with the help of a four-RBI game from North Gwinnett grad Charlie Blackmon

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Braves lose to the Rockies, closer Grilli suffers season-ending injury

DENVER — Carlos Gonzalez blooped a single with the bases loaded and one out in the ninth, giving the Colorado Rockies a 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday.

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Rockies down Braves for the second straight night

Pitchers Gonzalez Germen and Aaron Laffey made their debuts for the Colorado Rockies on Friday and played key roles in their 5-3 win over the Atlanta Braves

Braves bullpen gives up late lead to Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE — While watching the Brewers drop back-to-back games to the Atlanta Braves this week, Milwaukee manager Craig Counsell never once felt like his team was run off the field.

Braves end Brewers' eight-game winning streak

Kelly Johnson hit his seventh home run of the season, and Matt Wisler struck out six over 5 2/3 innings as the Atlanta Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3 Monday night

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Duluth's Brian McCann snubbed when MLB All-Star reserves announced

Despite some campaigning by his manager and statistics to back it up, New York Yankees catcher Brian McCann didn't earn one of the American League reserve spots for the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on Monday

Braves add another international slot with trade of Aaron Kurcz

The Atlanta Braves and Oakland A’s completed a trade today, as Atlanta acquired International Bonus Pool Slot No. 113 in exchange for right-handed pitcher Aaron Kurcz