Braves’ minor league system in need of overhaul after another dismal season
The Philadelphia Phillies are locked in to finish last in the National League East, but their bullpen is not the main culprit.
The Pittsburgh Pirates will go into the final weekend of the regular season trailing the first-place St. Louis Cardinals by just one game in the National League Central.
Unfortunately for the Pittsburgh Pirates’ chances of catching the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Central, the Atlanta Braves finally generated a little offense Wednesday night.
Right-hander Gerrit Cole overcame some early troubles to retire 17 straight batters Tuesday as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 and clinched a spot in the playoffs for the second straight season.
Francisco Liriano helped the Pittsburgh Pirates reduce their magic number Monday night in Atlanta
The Atlanta Braves have parted ways with general manager Frank Wren
The New York Mets delivered two home runs to support a fine effort from left-hander Jonathon Niese and beat the Atlanta Braves 4-2 on Saturday night at Turner Field.
The Atlanta Braves knew they had to sweep the New York Mets to have any real hope, faint as it might be, of landing the final National League wild-card spot.
The Atlanta Braves still maintain their slim hope of nabbing the second National League wild-card spot, but they are running out of time even after snapping their five-game losing streak Wednesday night.
Shortstop Ian Desmond hit a long two-run homer and right-hander Tanner Roark pitched seven scoreless innings to pace the Washington Nationals to a 3-0 win over the Atlanta Braves and clinch the National League East championship.
The new Atlanta Braves' home in Cobb County was officially named Tuesday in an announcement by the club and SunTrust
The Washington Nationals reduced their National League East magic number to two with a victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday
The Texas Rangers finished off a sweep of the sliding Atlanta Braves on Sunday
On Saturday, the Texas Rangers did something they had not managed to do since late June: win consecutive home games.