Pearce’s 3 RBIs Push Red Sox Past Braves Again, 5-1Steve Pearce had three hits and three RBIs, Rick Porcello allowed two hits in five innings, and the Red Sox beat the Braves 5-1 on Tuesday night for their second straight win in a matchup of division leaders.
Matchup of Leaders: Red Sox Beat Braves 8-2Kinsler drove in three runs and the Red Sox continued their interleague success, beating the Atlanta Braves 8-2 Monday in a matchup of division leaders.
La Stella's Pinch-Hit Homer Moves Cubs Past Braves 5-4The first pinch-hit homer of La Stella's career tied a franchise record and carried the Chicago Cubs to a 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves in a matchup of NL division leaders Thursday night.
Injured Starter Soroka Out For SeasonAtlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker says right-handed pitcher Mike Soroka, sidelined for 82 games with shoulder strain and inflammation, will not return this season.
Rays Power Past Braves, 8-5Cron hit a tie breaking homer in the third inning, Tommy Pham added a two-run shot in the fourth and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Atlanta Braves 8-5 in a rain-delayed game early Thursday.
Bye-Bye Winning Streak: Braves Score 4 In 8th, Snap Rays' 8 Straight WinsPinch-runner Adam Duvall scored the tiebreaking run on a delayed dash from third base and Flowers hit a two-run homer in Atlanta's four-run eighth inning as the Braves beat Tampa Bay 9-5 on Tuesday night to snap the Rays' eight-game winning streak.
Gausman, Bullpenen Combine On 2-Hitter As Braves Defeat Marlins 4-0The Braves earned a split at Miami even though they scored just seven earned runs in the four-game series.
Dan Straily Takes The Hill For Game 2 Aiming To Even Marlins-Braves seriesMiami Marlins RHP Dan Straily goes up against Mike Foltynewicz in his Game 2 start against the Atlanta Braves.
Marlins' Jose Urena Suspended Six Games for Throwing at Braves' AcunaMiami Marlins pitcher Jose Ureña was handed a six-game suspension and an undisclosed fine for intentionally hitting Atlanta Braves rookie outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr. with a pitch Wednesday, Major League Baseball announced.
No HR Joy: Acuna Fails To Homer In LossThe Rockies rallied for three unearned runs in the ninth to beat the Braves 5-3, shaving Atlanta's NL East lead to 1½ games over Philadelphia.
Ballpark Brawl: Acuna Hit By First Pitch; Scuffle EnsuesRonald Acuna's opportunity to extend his three-game streak of leadoff homers was put on hold when the Marlins' Jose Urena hit him with his first pitch on Wednesday night, triggering a melee that led to benches and bullpens for Atlanta and Miami emptying twice.
Acuna Still Blazing, Homers Twice In Braves' 10-6 WinAcuna became the youngest player in major league history to homer in five straight games, hitting a leadoff shot on the first pitch and adding a three-run long ball in the seventh inning to help the surging Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 10-6.
Braves' Acuna Homers In 5th Straight; 3 Leadoff HRs In RowThe 20-year-old Acuna has become the youngest player in major league history to homer in five straight games, doing it Tuesday night when he hit his third leadoff shot in a row. Then he added another in the seventh inning, a three-run shot for his 19th of the season.
Amazing Acuna Hits 2 Leadoff Homers, Braves Sweep MarlinsAcuna's legend growing with each game, the 20-year-old rookie hit leadoff homers in both games of a doubleheader to lead the first-place Atlanta Braves to a sweep of the Miami Marlins.
Double Time: Acuna Homers Lead Off Both Games Of DHFor only the 3rd time in baseball history, Ronald Acuna Jr. has pulled off an exceedingly rare baseball feat, hitting leadoff homers in both games of a doubleheader for the Atlanta Braves.