| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:14 PM
Hit by a pitch two innings after homering, Bryce Harper jawed and pointed at Atlanta’s Julio Teheran, and the dugouts and bullpens emptied, but the only haymakers thrown during the NL East-leading Braves’ 2-1 victory over the Nationals on...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:19 PM
Justin Upton led off the eighth inning with a tiebreaking homer, and the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves extended their winning streak to a season-high 11 games by beating the fading Washington Nationals 3-2 Monday night.
Freddie Freeman drove in Atlanta'...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Here's hoping Dave Dombrowski, Jon Daniels and Billy Beane didn't put too much stock into the headline on ESPN.com last Tuesday. Unless you're a team like the Red Sox, Rays, Orioles and Indians.
Then you hope reports the Biogenesis suspensions won't...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 5:20 PM
MIAMI — Steve Martin, the comic, says his breakthrough lesson is how greatness is overrated. It's especially true, he thinks, in stand-up comedy. Every entertainer has a night when the jokes, delivery and audience align into a singularly great...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Tim Hudson snapped a six-game losing streak and batterymate Brian McCann went 4-for-5 Saturday night as the Atlanta Braves battered the Philadelphia Phillies 13-4.
Andrelton Simmons, Dan Uggla and Jason Heyward homered for the...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Several races for starting positions in the All-Star Game are still very close. Keep in mind, voting ends at 11:59 p.m. tomorrow night (July 3). Rosters will be revealed on FOX on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos......
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Kris Medlen outpitched the Royals' Ervin Santana over seven innings, Jason Heyward hit a go-ahead homer, and the Atlanta Braves' bullpen hung on for a 4-3 victory Tuesday night in the team's first visit to Kansas City.
Medlen (5-7) limited the Royals...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:42 PM
The following are updates on local baseball players at the minor league level.
Christian Bergman (St. Francis High, 2006) starting pitcher, Tulsa Drillers: Bergman, who was named last season's California League Pitcher of the Year, is now thriving in...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 4:59 PM
The palpable frustration is creeping back for the Dodgers as Puigmania slowly loses its freshness.
The images were clear Sunday: Adrian Gonzalez staring blankly at the baseball in his left hand after making an error that led to four runs in the third...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Stephen Fife threw two bad pitches on an otherwise impressive night Saturday.
Unfortunately for the Dodgers, those two pitches -- a hanging curve to Braves second baseman Dan Uggla to lead off the fifth inning and a meaty fastball to pitcher Kris Medlen...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 10:34 PM
The Dodgers won in walk-off fashion. And believe it or not, Yasiel Puig had nothing to do with the late-game heroics.
He was standing in the on-deck circle as Juan Uribe stood at the plate with runners on the corners and one out. Braves reliever Anthony...