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Brewers hang on for 5-4 win over Braves

Jul. 18, 2019 12:22 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — After Christian Yelich helped give the Milwaukee Brewers a big early lead, Josh Hader preserved the win that nearly got away. Hader struck out Ozzie Albies with two outs and the tying run on third in the ninth inning to save the 5-4 win over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday. "They put a...

No-hit bid fails, Padres settle for 3-2 win over Miami

Jul. 17, 2019 10:12 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Rookie right-hander Chris Paddack took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and two relievers got the final four outs to complete a three-hitter and help the San Diego Padres beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 Wednesday night. The Padres, who played their first game in 1969, are the only major league...

Freeman, Fried power scorching hot Braves past Brewers, 4-2

Jul. 16, 2019 12:39 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — One pitch was all Freddie Freeman needed to power the Atlanta Braves to their fifth straight victory. The left-handed slugger sent an offering from Milwaukee Brewers starter Adrian Houser deep to center field to bring home three of the Braves' four runs in a 4-2 win Monday night. "We've...

Donaldson homers, scores go-ahead run in Braves' 7-5 win

Jul. 14, 2019 1:51 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Josh Donaldson and the Atlanta Braves have opened the second half at full speed. Donaldson hit a two-run homer in the first inning and then scored the go-ahead run on Ozzie Albies' single with one out in the 10th, and the Braves held on for a 7-5 victory over the San Diego Padres on...

Culberson's 'clutch' throw saves Braves' 4-3 win over Miami

Jul. 7, 2019 6:33 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Charlie Culberson has only a lukewarm acceptance of his "Charlie Clutch" nickname. Culberson only made the moniker more difficult to shed with his game-saving throw to the plate in the ninth inning against Miami. Josh Donaldson capped his strong first-half finish by hitting a two-run homer...

Rivera helps Marlins break out with 15 hits, beat Braves 5-4

Jul. 6, 2019 8:36 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Caleb Smith wasn't satisfied with his first start in a month. Thanks to a productive day by the National League's worst offense, Smith's return was good enough to beat the first-place Braves. Yadiel Rivera hit a go-ahead, two-run single in the fifth inning and the Miami Marlins beat Atlanta...

Swanson, Albies helps Braves rally to beat Phillies 12-6

Jul. 5, 2019 12:20 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Home runs have created separation between two contenders in the NL East. The Braves keep hitting homers and stretching their division lead. The Phillies keep giving up long balls — and this time it cost them a spot in the standings. Dansby Swanson hit two homers and drove in five...

All-Stars McNeil, Alonso rally Mets past Braves to snap skid

Jul. 1, 2019 1:40 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — What began as a thrilling day for Mets youngsters Jeff McNeil and Pete Alonso got even better by the time the night was over. The freshly minted All-Stars had the big hits in a five-run eighth inning that rallied New York past the Atlanta Braves 8-5 on Sunday, snapping its seven-game losing...

Braves reliever Swarzak on IL with shoulder inflammation

Jun. 30, 2019 7:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Atlanta Braves reliever Anthony Swarzak was placed on the 10-day injured list Sunday with inflammation in his pitching shoulder, a significant blow to the bullpen for the NL East leaders. The team hopes Swarzak will be ready to return immediately after the All-Star break on July 12. The...

Riley caps rally as Braves spoil Mets' big day with 5-4 win

Jun. 29, 2019 10:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Austin Riley watched from the on-deck circle as Nick Markakis drove Seth Lugo's fastball for a tying homer. The Braves rookie had a hunch what might come next. "I took a little chance and sat slider there," he said. "And got it." Markakis and Riley hit consecutive solo homers to give...