Phillies-Braves Preview (The Associated Press)

By at 27 September, 2013, 12:35 am

Giving the ball to Kris Medlen could help the Atlanta Braves move closer to securing the NL’s best record.

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Brewers’ Gomez, Braves’ Johnson suspended (The SportsXchange)

By at 26 September, 2013, 4:27 pm

Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez and Atlanta Braves outfielder Reed Johnson were each suspended one game for their roles in Wednesday’s bench-clearing incident at Turner Field, Major League Baseball announced.

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Carlos Gomez and Reed Johnson suspended after Braves-Brewers scuffle (Big League Stew)

By at 26 September, 2013, 4:08 pm

Carlos Gomez admittedly “pimped it up” when he hit a first-inning home run Wednesday night against the Atlanta Braves . First he admired his shot, then he squawked at opposing players as he rounded the bases. When the benches cleared a minute later, …

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Lohse pitches 2-hit shutout as Brewers beat Braves (The Associated Press)

By at 25 September, 2013, 8:59 pm

ATLANTA (AP) — Kyle Lohse pitched a two-hitter and the Milwaukee Brewers overcame Carlos Gomez’s ejection in the first inning to beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Wednesday night.

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Baseball-Major League Baseball roundup (Reuters)

By at 20 September, 2013, 6:15 pm

Sept 20 (The Sports Xchange) – The New York Yankees announced Friday that left-hander Andy Pettitte is retiring at the end of the season. Pettitte retired in 2011 but came back a year later. He is 15-14 with a 3.60 ERA in the past two seasons. Pettitte…

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Braves’ Heyward to wear mask in game vs Cubs (The Associated Press)

By at 20 September, 2013, 3:12 pm

CHICAGO (AP) — The Atlanta Braves activated outfielder Jason Heyward from the disabled list, and he’ll wear a special face mask to protect his jaw when he bats leadoff Friday afternoon against the Chicago Cubs.

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Braves OF Heyward back in lineup (The SportsXchange)

By at 20 September, 2013, 12:21 pm

Atlanta Braves outfielder Jason Heyward returned to the lineup Friday for the first time since breaking his jaw when he was hit by a pitch on Aug. 21.

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Braves 6, Marlins 1 (The SportsXchange)

By at 12 September, 2013, 2:37 pm

MIAMI — The first-place Atlanta Braves pounded the last-place Florida Marlins 6-1 Thursday afternoon in the finale of a four-game series at Marlins Park.

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Braves LHP Maholm to miss at least one start (The Associated Press)

By at 11 September, 2013, 10:33 pm

MIAMI (AP) — Atlanta Braves left-hander Paul Maholm will miss at least one start because of a sore elbow, but an MRI on Wednesday showed no serious injury.

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Heyward could be closer to return (The SportsXchange)

By at 6 September, 2013, 8:03 pm

Outfielder Jason Heyward could rejoin the Atlanta Braves early next week as he continues his recovery from a broken jaw.

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