DH Game 1: Braves Rout Marlins 9-1 In Toussaint Big League DebutTouki Toussaint threw six strong innings in his big league debut, Ronald Acuna hit another leadoff homer and the Atlanta Braves climbed a half-game ahead of Philadelphia in the NL East, defeating the Miami Marlins 9-1 in the first game of a doubleheader Monday.
RHP Toussaint To Make Big League Debut For the BravesThe Atlanta Braves called up Touki Toussaint to make his major league debut in Game 1 of a doubleheader against the Miami Marlins.
Albies' Homer In 7th Powers Braves Past Brewers 8-7Atlanta stayed close despite being outhit 19-9 and took advantage of Ozzie Albies' tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning to beat the Brewers 8-7 on Sunday.
Gonzalez Ends Personal Drought At Braves Expense, Nationals Win 6-3Gio Gonzalez ended a personal skid that spanned more than two months — and helped give the Washington Nationals a four-game split with another National League East contender.
Acuna's Catch Helps Braves Defeat Nats 8-3Combining clutch pitching, long-ball hitting and Acuna's deft skill in the outfield, the Braves beat the Washington Nationals 8-3 Wednesday night.
Split Salvaged: Braves Beat Nationals 3-1 After 8-3 DefeatEnder Inciarte snapped a ninth-inning tie with a two-run triple in a 3-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night.
Braves Comeback To Defeat Mets 5-4Teheran hit his first big league homer to begin Atlanta's rally, and Nick Markakis homered in the 10th inning to send the Braves over the New York Mets 5-4 Sunday.
It’s 4: Braves Extend Win Streak With 4-2 Win Over MetsAcuna led off with his first big league triple and reached three times, Johan Camargo hit a two-run double in a three-run third inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 4-2 Thursday night to extend their winning streak to four.
Marlins-Braves Rain Out Creates Aug. 13 DHThe Braves' game against the Miami Marlins on Wednesday night was postponed following steady rain throughout the day. The game never started and was called about 90 minutes after its scheduled starting time.
Pitcher Kevin Gausman Excited To Go To The Braves"I think it's a good fit," Gausman said. "After talking to their GM, I think they really liked me and have some things that can help me."
Braves Back Allard's Debut With 19 Hits, Dominate Marlins 11-6Kolby Allard, supported by a 19-hit attack that included three home runs, won his major league debut and the Braves beat the Miami Marlins 11-6 on Tuesday night.
Orioles Trade Pitcher Kevin Gausman To The BravesOrioles traded former first-round pick Kevin Gausman to the Atlanta Braves. In 2017, Gausman ranked 18th in the American League with an ERA 4.68. In 2017, he was ranked 10th in the American League with 179 strikeouts. Gausman had 11 wins in 2017, ranking 24th in the American League.
Braves' Newcomb Apologizes To Team For Offensive TweetsNewcomb's apology was delivered in a meeting attended by players, coaches, manager Brian Snitker and Atlanta staff.
Braves Procure Power-Hitting Of Adam Duvall From Reds Atlanta Braves gained outfielder Adam Duvall from the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night to bolster their lineup, especially against left-handers, for a postseason push and gave up three young players from AAA.
Atlanta Braves Pitcher Sean Newcomb Apologizes For Offensive TweetsAtlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb apologized after Sunday's game for racist, homophobic and sexist tweets he sent as a teenager. Major League Baseball dealt with a similar situation this month involving Milwaukee Brewers reliever Josh Hader on the night he pitched in the All-Star Game.