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6/26/2016 | Norris continues surge since rejoining rotation

Instead of being defeated by all that went wrong during this season's first month or by the fact that he felt wronged as he spent this season's second month in the bullpen, Bud Norris has provided a clear glimpse of his fighting spirit since being given the opportunity to rejoin Atlanta's starting rotation.


6/26/2016 | Garcia's great grabs highlight improved glove work

As Adonis Garcia sprinted down the left-field line and into foul territory, he was looking for more than just the final out in the Braves' 5-2 win over the Mets on Sunday at Turner Field. Twice already, the third baseman had ranged far to make a pair of over-the-shoulder catches.


6/26/2016 | Pipeline preview: Mejia looks to extend hitting streak

Indians No. 8 prospect Francisco Mejia looks to extend his hitting streak to 25 games on Monday for Class A Lake County against South Bend at 7:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV.


6/26/2016 | Braves ride HRs, strong Norris to split with Mets

Freddie Freeman hit a first-inning home run off Bartolo Colon, and Bud Norris added yet another impressive start to his recent ledger as the Braves secured a four-game series split with Sunday afternoon's 5-2 win over the Mets at Turner Field.


6/26/2016 | Tribe seeking 10th straight win as it hits Atlanta

The Indians look to extend their winning streak to 10 games when Trevor Bauer (5-2, 3.20 ERA) takes the mound against the Braves on Monday in Atlanta. Rookie John Gant (1-2, 4.45) makes his fourth career start for the Braves.


6/26/2016 | Foltynewicz makes progress with solid rehab start

When Mike Foltynewicz landed on the disabled list on June 4 with bone spurs in his right elbow, he knew he'd need to overcome the mental aspect of pitching with the injury. Three weeks later, the right-hander showed he's made strides toward clearing that hurdle.


6/26/2016 | Johnson's HR makes 6-year-old son take notice

Along with damaging his former team with a home run that gave the Mets a 1-0, 11-inning win over the Braves on Saturday night at Turner Field, Kelly Johnson might have also gained more respect from his 6-year-old son Cole, who has become a baseball junkie.


6/26/2016 | 'Nasty' Teheran extends excellence against Mets

On the heels of a one-hitter last Sunday, Julio Teheran entered Saturday's rematch against the Mets and Jacob deGrom with the same plan.


6/25/2016 | Hero in a pinch! Johnson's HR lifts Mets in 11th

Julio Teheran and Jacob deGrom waged an impressive pitching battle and maintained their status as two of baseball's most unfortunate pitchers in terms of run support. Once they exited on Saturday night at Turner Field, Kelly Johnson damaged his former team with a pinch-hit home run that provided the Mets a 1-0, 11-inning win over the Braves.


6/25/2016 | Colon looks to rebound from injury in finale vs. Braves

Bartolo Colon, coming off the shortest start of his 19-year career after being struck by a comebacker, will look to last longer when the Mets and Braves conclude a four-game series on Sunday at Turner Field.


6/25/2016 | Struggling Blair optioned, Marksberry recalled

After Aaron Blair surrendered eight runs against the Mets on Friday, the Braves optioned the right-hander to Triple-A Gwinnett on Saturday and recalled Matt Marksberry.


6/25/2016 | Braves agree with top Draft pick Anderson

A little more than two weeks after taking Ian Anderson with the third selection in the MLB Draft, the Braves welcomed the highly-touted right-hander to Turner Field to mingle with the Major Leaguers and sign his first professional contract.


6/25/2016 | Braves showcase resiliency during big inning

When the Braves responded to an eight-run deficit by tallying six runs in the fifth inning on Friday night, they showed some of the same resiliency that has enabled them to finally have some fun over the past week. But their one flash of offensive production was not enough to erase the damage Aaron Blair incurred during an 8-6 loss to the Mets.


6/24/2016 | deGrom tries to get back in win column vs. Teheran

Jacob deGrom's winless streak stretched to nine starts on Sunday, when Julio Teheran and the Braves defeated the Mets, 6-0, at Citi Field. Now, just six days later, the right-hander will look to avoid extending that streak to double digits when he squares off against Atlanta on Saturday at Turner Field in a rematch vs. Teheran.


6/24/2016 | Aaron tears away No. 44 for Turner Field countdown

For each home game this season, the Braves have welcomed a special guest to Turner Field to help count down the number of games remaining at the ballpark. So with Friday's game against the Mets representing 44 home games left before the team moves to SunTrust Park in 2017, the organization invited Hank Aaron to perform the honor.


6/24/2016 | Robertson reunites with Aaron, honored in Atlanta

Long before he established himself as one of the greatest players in basketball history, Oscar Robertson was among the many African-American children of his generation who had a genuine appreciation for Jackie Robinson and the black ballplayers who helped paved the way for equality both in sports and many other walks of life.


6/24/2016 | Coppolella can't see Braves trading Teheran

Along with creating some laughs courtesy of the candid responses he provided during his #AskCoppy Twitter Q&A on Friday afternoon, Braves general manager John Coppolella stoked more interest on the trade front and essentially admitted that a Freddie Freeman trade might not be the only deal that would come at the expense of his right arm.


6/24/2016 | Mets hang on, close out Braves with stellar D

James Loney's three-run home run provided enough cushion for the Mets to weather a six-run flurry produced against Steven Matz and claim an 8-6 win over the suddenly pesky Braves at Turner Field on Friday night.


6/23/2016 | Snitker's ejection fires up Braves, sparks rally

Braves manager Brian Snitker was ejected in the bottom of the seventh inning during Thursday's game against the Mets at Turner Field.


6/23/2016 | Blair seeks 1st MLB win facing Matz, Mets

On Friday night at Turner Field in a rematch with New York and Steven Matz, Aaron Blair will make his 11th attempt at notching his first Major League win.


6/23/2016 | Garcia's go-ahead blast vaults Braves past Mets

The Braves continued both their mastery of the Mets and their overall surge on Thursday, coming from behind to nab a 4-3 win over New York at Turner Field. Adonis Garcia hit a go-ahead two-run homer off Addison Reed in the eighth inning, giving the Braves their first lead of the night.


6/23/2016 | Smith staying upbeat despite thumb fracture

Mallex Smith walked into the Braves' clubhouse on Thursday afternoon, a wide smile across his face and as upbeat as ever. With his left arm in a sling, the rookie outfielder's cheerful demeanor could have been absent given the left thumb fracture he sustained on Sunday against the Mets. But despite the fact he's expected to miss 8-10 weeks of action, Smith still relished his current position.


6/23/2016 | Fans must start voting now to get in all 35 ballots

The 2016 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot is down to its final week, and here are 10 important things to know as you continue deciding starters for the 87th All-Star Game presented by MasterCard on July 12 at Petco Park in San Diego.


6/22/2016 | Jenkins savors scoreless debut vs. Marlins

Atlanta's six-game win streak was snapped Wednesday, but Braves fans may have caught a glimpse of the future in Tyrell Jenkins.


6/22/2016 | Bour's HR backs dominant Conley vs. Braves

The Marlins were desperate for a starter to go deep into a game, and left-hander Adam Conley delivered on Wednesday afternoon, scattering four hits over eight innings in a 3-0 win over the Braves at Marlins Park.




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