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Atlanta Braves Look to Clinch NL East in 3 Game Series Against Washington Nationals
September 17th, 2013 at 10:31 AM
The Atlanta Braves are a mere four games away from clinching the NL East, and this week's 3 game series with the Washington Nationals is all that stands in their way. After taking only 1 game at home against the San Diego Padres, the Braves are ready to put the final...

Atlanta Braves Hope to Shrink Magic Number in Home Series Against San Diego Padres
September 13th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
The Atlanta Braves' magic number currently sits at 6 games, after taking 3 of 4 games in Miami against the Marlins. As the Braves head home to take on the San Diego Padres, they hope to lower that number another 3 games over the weekend. The Braves are currently 0-3 on...

Atlanta Braves Travel to Miami to Take on Marlins
September 9th, 2013 at 1:30 PM
The Atlanta Braves had a rough weekend in Philadelphia, receiving their first series sweep at the hands of the Phillies since dropping three to the San Diego Padres in early June. The Braves seemed to have lost all of their late inning mojo in the most recent series with the Phillies,...

Atlanta Braves Enjoy Much Needed Off Day Before Heading to Philadelphia
September 5th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
The Atlanta Braves have been beleaguered by injuries in their 2013 campaign, losing Jason Heyward, Reed Johnson, Jordan Schafer, Justin Upton, Johnny Venters, Eric O'Flaherty, Brian McCann, Ramiro Peña, Tim Hudson, Tyler Pastornicky, and Christhian Martinez. These injuries have ranged from day-to-day, to season-ending, yet haven't stopped the Braves from maintaining...

Atlanta Braves Kick Off Homestand with Three Games Series Against the Cleveland Indians
August 27th, 2013 at 2:29 PM
After coming off a difficult road trip that cost the Atlanta Braves their star right-fielder, Jason Heyward, for the rest of the regular season, and while also dropping three of four games in St. Louis against the Cardinals, the Braves are happy to kick off a nine game home stand...

Atlanta Braves Begin 4 Game Series with St. Louis Cardinals
August 22nd, 2013 at 3:45 PM
The Atlanta Braves look to take on the St. Louis Cardinals in a 4 game series at Busch Stadium. The Atlanta Braves are still the only team in baseball under 50 losses. The Braves flew from Flushings, New York, to St. Louis, Missouri after a 2 game set with the New...

Atlanta Braves Take on New York Mets in 2 Game Series
August 20th, 2013 at 1:06 PM
After taking two games in a three game series with the Washington Nationals at Turner Field, the Atlanta Braves now head to Citi Field in Flushing, New York for a 2-game series with the New York Mets. The Braves currently hold the largest division lead in all of baseball by a...

Atlanta Braves Host Washington Nationals to Complete Nine-Game Home Stand
August 16th, 2013 at 10:34 AM
After dropping one game in each series against the Miami Marlins and the Philadelphia Phillies, the Atlanta Braves prepare to take on the second place Washington Nationals, who come in having won four of their last five games. The Braves conclude a 9-game homestand hosting the Nationals for three games, currently...

Atlanta Braves Continue Homestand; Host Philadelphia Phillies
August 12th, 2013 at 11:02 AM
Although they saw their 14-game win-streak snapped by the Miami Marlins during a 1-0 shutout, the Atlanta Braves still maintain the best record in Major League Baseball, sitting at an impressive 72-46 record, working out to a .610 win percentage. The Braves come into this series with the Phillies winning 9...

Atlanta Braves Begin Homestand with Miami Marlins
August 9th, 2013 at 10:45 AM
Make no bones about it, the Atlanta Braves are the hottest team in baseball right now. Currently riding a 13-game winning streak, today the Braves will begin a homestand with the cellar-dwelling Miami Marlins. Coming into the next two series, the Braves find themselves with a very comfortable 15.5 game division...

Atlanta Braves Travel to DC, Look to Continue Winning Streak Against Washington Nationals
August 5th, 2013 at 5:48 PM
The Atlanta Braves are by far the hottest team in Major League Baseball. They take their 10-game winning streak to the nation's capital Monday for a three-game set with the Washington Nationals. The Nationals have been one of MLB's most disappointing teams this season, and the Braves currently possess a 12...

Atlanta Braves Look to Continue Winning Streak Against Philadelphia Phillies: Series Preview and Schedule
August 2nd, 2013 at 3:43 PM
The Atlanta Braves once again destroyed the Colorado Rockies on Thursday, and they look to continue their seven-game winning streak when they travel to Citizens Bank Park for a three-game series with the Philadelphia Phillies. The Braves improved their Major League-best home record to 38-15, though they'll look to improve on...

Brandon Beachy Makes 2013 Debut for Atlanta Braves Against Colorado Rockies: Series Preview
July 29th, 2013 at 3:54 PM
The Atlanta Braves finally get Brandon Beachy back for his first start in 13 months as they play a four-game series against the Colorado Rockies at Turner Field. Beachy has made nine minor league rehab starts and is expected to be capped at 100 pitches in his first Major League start...

Atlanta Braves Begin Homestand with St. Louis Cardinals: Series Preview and Schedule
July 26th, 2013 at 4:14 PM
The Atlanta Braves return to Turner Field Friday night for a week's worth of home games, starting with a three-game set with the St. Louis Cardinals. Despite playing .500 baseball for months, the Braves have an eight-game lead in the National League East, and the St. Louis Cardinals possess a 2...

Jason Heyward Returns for Atlanta Braves in Four-game Series with New York Mets: Series Preview
July 22nd, 2013 at 4:06 PM
The Atlanta Braves continued their road woes over the weekend by losing a three-game series to the Chicago White Sox, and it may get worse as they run into a hot New York Mets team for four games at Citi Field. The Mets, though they sit in fourth place in the...

Atlanta Braves Start Second Half by Visiting Chicago White Sox: Series Preview and Schedule
July 19th, 2013 at 3:51 PM
The Atlanta Braves kick off their second half by traveling to U.S. Cellular Field for a three-game set with the Chicago White Sox. The Braves, despite their essentially .500 stretch since a 13-2 start, enter with a six-game lead in the National League East, the biggest division lead in baseball. The White...

Atlanta Braves, Freddie Freeman Host Cincinnati Reds in Four-Game Series
July 11th, 2013 at 4:58 PM
The Atlanta Braves look to carry their series win over the Miami Marlins into a four-game affair with the Cincinnati Reds at Turner Field starting Thursday. The Braves currently have a five-game lead in the National League East, while the Reds are five games behind the St. Louis Cardinals in the...

Atlanta Braves Aim to Right Road Woes Against Miami Marlins: Series Preview
July 8th, 2013 at 4:17 PM
The Atlanta Braves have been terrible on the road recently, and they look to correct that with a three-game series against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park. The Braves, who are coming off a home series loss to the Marlins and a road loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, have lost 25...

Atlanta Braves Start Road Trip with Philadelphia Phillies: Series Preview
July 5th, 2013 at 4:39 PM
The Atlanta Braves look to recover from their second home series loss of the year by traveling to Citizens Bank Park to take out their anger on the Philadelphia Phillies in a three-game series starting Friday. The Braves enter the series with a six-game lead on the Washington Nationals for first...

Hot Atlanta Braves, Surging Miami Marlins Meet for Three Games: Series Preview
July 2nd, 2013 at 8:41 AM
The Atlanta Braves welcome the Miami Marlins to Turner Field for a three-game series between two teams that are red hot at the moment. The Braves are coming off a three-game sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks and hold a six-game lead on the Washington Nationals for first place in the National...