Freddie Freeman and Tommy La Stella emerged from midseason slumps with three hits apiece to help the Atlanta Braves to a 5-3 win on Saturday night over the San Diego Padres and give starter Julio Teheran his 10th win.
There was a crowd of at least a hundred people waiting to get a photograph or autograph from Jeff Francoeur prior to Saturday’s game at Turner Field. There was a young woman in a pink shirt with a big diaper bag. There was a fat guy wearing a Hawaiian shirt.
Miami catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia had two doubles and drove in the go-ahead run with a single in the ninth inning against Atlanta closer Craig Kimbrel to give the Marlins a 3-2 come-from-behind win over the Braves on Thursday night.
The Arizona Diamondbacks, struggling to score runs during a nine-game road trip, got some offense from a familiar source on Sunday afternoon.
Four Atlanta Braves relievers combined to retire 15 of the game’s final 16 hitters, helping the Braves beat the New York Mets 5-4 Tuesday for their sixth straight victory.
Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Kyle Kendrick continued his pattern of dominant work against the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday, throwing seven strong innings in a 5-2 win at Turner Field.
John Buck’s first home run of the season proved to be the difference in the Seattle Mariners’ 7-5, come-from-behind win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday.
The Boston Red Sox, sparked by a two-out single from Jackie Bradley Jr., batted around and scored four runs in the seventh inning to record a 6-3, come-from-behind win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday.
The Milwaukee Brewers emerged from a weeklong offensive slump with a pair of home runs and got eight strong innings from starting pitcher Kyle Lohse in a 6-1 win over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday at Turner Field.
The Atlanta Braves finally provided some run support for pitcher Julio Teheran, and he rewarded them with a complete-game shutout in a 5-0 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday.