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A capsule look at the Dodgers-Braves playoff series

Oct. 15, 2021 06:15 AM EDT

A capsule look at the best-of-seven National League Championship Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Atlanta Braves: ___ Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Saturday, at Atlanta, 8:07 p.m. (TBS); Game 2, Sunday, at Atlanta, 7:37 p.m. (TBS); Game...

Braves plan to be without OF Soler in NL Championship Series

Oct. 14, 2021 16:34 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves are preparing to play without outfielder Jorge Soler in the NL Championship Series as they await his clearance following his positive COVID-19 test. The Braves worked out Thursday at Truist Park without Soler, who was pulled from the...

A capsule look at the Braves-Brewers playoff series

Oct. 07, 2021 23:17 PM EDT

A capsule look at the best-of-five National League Division Series between the Atlanta Braves and Milwaukee Brewers: ___ Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Friday, at Milwaukee, 4:37 p.m. (TBS); Game 2, Saturday, at Milwaukee, 5:07 p.m. (TBS); Game 3,...

Braves, Brewers spurred to playoffs by bold midseason deals

Oct. 07, 2021 19:29 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Freddie Freeman and the Atlanta Braves left spring training with high hopes following three straight NL East titles. Then star outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr. tore the ACL in his right knee, and it fell on the front office to get underwhelming Atlanta the...

A capsule look at the Braves-Brewers playoff series

Oct. 06, 2021 04:18 AM EDT

A capsule look at the best-of-five National League Division Series between the Atlanta Braves and Milwaukee Brewers: ___ Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Friday, at Milwaukee, 4:37 p.m. (TBS); Game 2, Saturday, at Milwaukee, 5:07 p.m. (TBS); Game 3,...

Beasts of NL East: Braves beat Phils for 4th straight title

Sep. 30, 2021 23:54 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have done it all before — many, many times before — but this one felt a bit different. More satisfying, for sure. After all, the Braves floundered under .500 much of the season. They endured devastating injuries...

C d'Arnaud extends contract, returning to Braves in 2022

Aug. 20, 2021 17:50 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have agreed to an $8 million contract extension with catcher Travis d'Arnaud that ensures his return in 2023, as well as a club option that could extend the deal for a second season. D'Arnaud recently rejoined the first-place Braves...

Braves catcher Travis D'Arnaud returns from injured list

Aug. 11, 2021 17:42 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have returned catcher Travis d’Arnaud from his rehab assignment and reinstated him from the injured list. D’Arnaud, in Wednesday’s lineup batting seventh against Cincinnati, missed 86 games with a left thumb sprain. He was placed...

Deal 'em up! Scherzer, Turner, Bryant, Báez and Berríos move

Jul. 31, 2021 02:34 AM EDT

Max Scherzer and Trea Turner wearing Dodger blue, Kris Bryant heading to the Golden Gate. Javier Báez joining the Mets, Craig Kimbrel crossing town to the White Sox, José Berríos moving north of the border. Now this truly was an All-Star trade deadline day. ...

García hits 3-run HR, Brewers beat Toussaint and Braves 9-5

Jul. 30, 2021 23:59 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers are playing so well they're not even fazed by a first-inning, four-run deficit. Avisaíl García, Willy Adames and Eduardo Escobar hit home runs and the Milwaukee Brewers overcame the worst start of the season by Corbin Burnes to...