Is My Sports Team Killing Me?Is rooting for your team bad for your health? A 2017 study published in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology suggests that the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat can have a substantial effect on the cardiovascular system.
Baby Braves Overwhelmed By Dodgers Experience, End Season 6-2After the Atlanta Braves leaned heavily on their young players in a breakout season, a lack of experience and depth finally caught up to them in October.
At 20, Braves' Acuna Youngest Player To Hit Postseason SlamAtlanta Braves rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. is now the youngest player to hit a grand slam in the postseason.
Vizcaino, Braves Block Dodgers 6-5, Down 2-1 In NLDSReliever Arodys Vizcaino escaped his own jam in a nervy ninth inning and the Braves stopped the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-5 Sunday night, avoiding a sweep and cutting their deficit in the NL Division Series to 2-1.
Ryu Dominant, Dodgers Hit 3 HRs, Demolish Braves 6-0 In NLDS OpenerThe South Korean left-hander pitched seven dominant innings and Los Angeles launched three home runs to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-0 on Thursday night.
Braves Face Dodgers’ Ryu In Game 1 Of NLDS The Los Angeles Dodgers selected Hyun-Jin Ryu to start at home in NL Division Series Game 1 against the Atlanta Braves on Thursday.
Dodgers Top Rockies 5-2, Face Braves ThursdayLos Angeles now hosts Atlanta in the best-of-five NL Division Series beginning Thursday.
Braves Drop Finale, Home Opening Advantage Goes To NL WestLosing home field was a mild disappointment to a Braves team that was a surprising, resounding success under Snitker.
Despite Teheran Sharp In Playoff Audition, Braves Fall To Mets 4-1Julio Teheran looked sharp in his last audition to become part of Atlanta's playoff rotation, throwing two-hit ball for six innings Thursday night in a 4-1 loss to the New York Mets.
Win Streak Halted At 6, Mets Shutout Braves 3-0DeGrom was dominant in what almost certainly was his last pitch for the Cy Young Award, throwing eight stellar innings and leaving with a major league-best 1.70 ERA as the New York Mets blanked the Atlanta Braves 3-0 on Wednesday.
6 Straight: Braves Rally Past Mets 7-3Atlanta was held scoreless by an ill Noah Syndergaard for six innings but then jumped all over the Mets' bullpen to match its longest winning streak of the season set earlier this month.
Braves Eliminate Phillies With 5th Straight WinThe loss dropped Philadelphia from postseason contention.
Braves Thump Phillies 8-3, Closing In On Division TitleThe Braves have a magic number of four over Philadelphia to clinch their first division title since 2013.
Freeman, Toussaint Help Braves Snap 4-Game Losing StreakIt was a big win for Atlanta, which began the day with a 5½-game lead over Philadelphia and opens a four-game home series against the Phillies on Thursday.
Cardinals Hand Braves 4th Straight LossThe Braves' magic number remained at seven as they try to clinch a division title for the first time in five years.