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Braves hit 3 HRs off deGrom, beat Mets, tie for NL East lead

Sep. 30, 2022 23:36 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Austin Riley doesn't want to put too much emphasis on winning the first game of a crucial three-game series with the New York Mets. That being said, he sure is glad the Atlanta Braves took the opener. “To get the first one is huge and just try to...

Strider dominant, Contreras homers, Braves sweep Phillies

Sep. 18, 2022 18:26 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Spencer Strider's rookie season is going just as he planned. Strider is mowing down hitters, and the Atlanta Braves are locked in a tight pennant race. “To get here in my first season, I’m lucky to be in this position and I’m very grateful that...

Acuña accounts for all 4 runs as Braves hold off Phillies

Sep. 17, 2022 23:46 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. was excited that the Atlanta Braves appeared to be at full strength as they attempt to win a fifth straight division title. Not so fast. Second baseman Ozzie Albies, one of Acuña's close friends on the team, suffered a broken finger...

Braves' Albies leaves game with fractured pinky finger

Sep. 17, 2022 21:48 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies left Saturday night's game with a fractured right pinky finger just two games after returning from a broken left foot that sidelined him for 81 games. Albies appeared to be injured as he slid head-first safely into second base on a...

Acuña homers in 6-run 8th, Braves beat Phillies 7-2

Sep. 16, 2022 23:38 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — William Contreras hopes Ronald Acuña Jr. is starting to hit his stride, even if it's mid-September after being slowed by knee soreness most of the year. “We're talking about the best player in the league and thank God he's on our team," Contreras said via a...

Ozzie Albies returns from injury, in lineup for Braves

Sep. 16, 2022 17:37 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies was reinstated from the injured list and recalled from Triple-A Gwinnett ahead of the weekend series against the Phillies. Albies will bat eighth in Friday's game against Philadelphia. He missed 81 games after fracturing his...

Rodón leaves with blister, still leads Giants past Braves

Sep. 14, 2022 19:33 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Carlos Rodón struck out eight in five dominant innings before leaving with a blister and the San Francisco Giants slowed down the Atlanta Braves 4-1 Wednesday to win the series. “It’s just something I’ve been dealing with all year,” Rodón said....

Wright earns 18th win, Braves beat Giants 5-1, gain on Mets

Sep. 14, 2022 01:37 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The reigning World Series champion Atlanta Braves fully expect the division race to go down to the wire with the New York Mets. Dansby Swanson believes the Braves still can be so much better with plenty of baseball left — controlling what they can control...

Braves miss chance to gain ground, lose 3-2 to Giants

Sep. 13, 2022 02:08 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Zack Littell wanted to stay in to pitch to Braves slugger Matt Olson when Gabe Kapler removed him, and the Giants reliever let his frustration boil over before he walked off the mound. He handed the ball to his manager harder than usual and spoke up about his...

Fried, Ozuna power streaking Braves to 5th straight victory

Sep. 04, 2022 19:41 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Max Fried allowed no hits in five scoreless innings, Marcell Ozuna homered and the Atlanta Braves won their fifth straight, 7-1 over the Miami Marlins, in a rain-delayed game on Sunday. The defending World Series champion Braves have taken five in a row and 20 of 25...