Atlanta Braves

Braves top Phillies 8-3, move closer to clinching division

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves moved closer to the playoffs by taking an important win over their closest pursuer.<p>Even better, some players who could play key roles on Atlanta's postseason roster looked playoff-ready.<p>Luca Duda's pinch-hit double drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh, and the …

NL East

Braves are close to clinching, and Freeman's barreling balls...

Freddie Freeman’s slump had lasted nearly three weeks, or about a week or two longer than he or the Braves were accustomed to seeing their most …

NL East

Braves beat Phils, reduce magic number to four | MLB.com

ATLANTA -- As his team began leaking oil near the end of July, Braves general manager Alex Anthopoulos diligently did what he could to address each …

NL East

Phillies drop opener to Braves, need a miracle to win the NL East for playoff berth

ATLANTA — Stone-faced and appearing almost solemn, Tommy Hunter handed over the ball in the seventh inning here Thursday night. And as he made his …

NL East

Phils fall to Braves, lose ground in NL East | MLB.com

ATLANTA -- The Phillies knew they needed to sweep the Braves this week to keep their faint postseason hopes alive.<p>They will not sweep the Braves at …

NL East

Brian Snitker dodged a foul ball -- but not without a priceless reaction

The Braves defeated the Phillies, 8-3, on Thursday night, reducing their magic number to four. Atlanta is now 6 1/2 games ahead of the Phillies and …

NL East

Baseball roundup: Braves top Phillies, inch closer to clinch

Braves top Phillies, inch closer to clinch<p>Luca Duda’s pinch-hit double drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh, and the Atlanta Braves took an …

Boston Red Sox

‘Huge series’ arrives at SunTrust Park for Braves, Phillies

For many weeks, this series has been circled on the Braves’ schedule.<p>It arrived Thursday and continues through the weekend: the Braves vs. the …

NL East

Phillies in do or die mode as series begins with Braves

It’s now or never for the Phillies if they want to win the division as they begin a four-game series with the division-leading Braves.<p>The stretch of …

NL East

Podcast: Who wins the NL East, Braves or Phillies?

Sep 20, 2018<p>Who's gonna win the NL East? The Braves? The Phillies? Jerry and Shot have it out between the two teams, plus other baseball playoff news.<p>…

NL East

Chipper Jones’ 1999 MVP season built on destroying Mets’ postseason hopes

Video Details<p>Atlanta Braves<br>• FOX Sports South<br>• MLB<br>• New York Mets<br>• NL<br>• NL East<p>Chipper Jones and others recall his 1999 MVP season.

New York Mets

Cardinals promote reliever Gallegos from Memphis

<b>ATLANTA</b> • The Cardinals are bringing one member of the championship Memphis team to the majors in what’s expected to be their final round of …

St. Louis

Atlanta Braves: Jung Bong calls it a career

Jung Bong never lived up to expectations for the Atlanta Braves. After returning to Korea, and spending a decade in the Korean Baseball Organization, …

Mount Rushmore

Three reasons why the Atlanta Braves will clinch the NL East title this weekend

The Braves own a 26-9 record against the Mets and Marlins. The Phillies, in turn, posted a 19-19 record versus New York and Miami.

NL East

Atlanta Braves: Does home field advantage really matter?

Is this late race for playoff home-field advantage, the question has to be asked: would it really be an advantage for the Braves?<p>The Atlanta Braves …

Boston Red Sox

What's changed with Braves in 4 months since Phils last saw them?

What's changed with Braves in 4 months since Phillies last saw them?<p>USA Today Images<p>Finally, for the first time in nearly four months, the Phillies …

Philadelphia

How former Durham Bulls manager Brian Snitker is injecting hope into the Atlanta Braves

About this time two baseball seasons ago, I happened to meet up with Brian Snitker, then the interim manager of the Atlanta Braves, just outside the …

International League

A series win for the Phillies and momentum heading to Atlanta Braves

video.other<p>NBC Sports Philadelphia<p>https://www.nbcsports.com/philadelphia/video/series-win-phillies-and-momentum-heading-atlanta-braves<p>Zach Eflin had …

NL East

Freddie Freeman leads Braves to win over Cards | MLB.com

ATLANTA -- Though he has already conceded he will likely not win the National League MVP Award, Freddie Freeman appears ready to prove he remains the …

National League (MLB)

Cardinals' Jordan Hicks Ks Braves' Ozzie Albies on filthy sinker

Jordan Hicks had some serious movement on a sinker that he used to strikeout Ozzie Ablies during a St. Louis Cardinals win against the Atlanta Braves.

Jordan Hicks

2013 National League Division Series (NLDS) Game 4, Atlanta Braves at Los Angeles Dodgers, October 7, 2013 | Baseball

National League (MLB)

Here’s a guide to four busy days in Georgia sports

Listen up local sports fans, the next four days will be action-packed with championship golf to high school football.<p>The Braves could put the …

Georgia Tech

Braves held to Acuna's HR in 4th straight loss | MLB.com

ATLANTA -- It's too early for the Braves to panic about the possibility of a collapse. But after suffering an 8-1 loss to the Cardinals on Tuesday …

NL East

Anibal Sanchez continues his run of stellar performances,...

Is it possible that the Braves, assuming they eventually clinch the NL East and secure their first postseason berth in five years, might give the …

NL East

Toussaint pitches. Freeman hits. The Braves stop the rot

The Atlanta Braves play a 162-game schedule, each game counting as one. In the grand scheme, Game No. 152 carried no more weight than Game No. 52. …

NL East

Phillies slugger signs with super agent with superstar connections

Rhys Hoskins signs on with MLB super agent Scott Boras<p>AP Images<p>Phillies slugger Rhys Hoskins has signed on with super agent Scott Boras, according to …

Jake Arrieta

Liberty Braves: Looking Even Better Thanks to a Strong 2018 Campaign

The Atlanta Braves look to be playoff-bound in 2018, while demand for space in The Battery Atlanta has been strong. Both factors should unlock more …

Liberty Media

Brian Snitker won't commit to playoff rotation | MLB.com

ATLANTA -- Until his team clinches a playoff spot, manager Brian Snitker will not admit that he has thought about the interesting decision the club …

Los Angeles

Breast Cancer Awareness Day | Atlanta Braves

This season, the Atlanta Braves, WellStar, Kroger and the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer will team up to PINK OUT THE …

Breast Cancer

Here's how to purchase Atlanta Braves playoff tickets for the NLDS round

At 10 a.m. on Wednesday, single-game tickets for the National League Divisional Series will become available to the general public

National League (MLB)