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.
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 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.
Braves Blowout Phils 10-2The NL East champion Braves improved to 90-70, coming off three straight seasons of at least 90 losses.
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.
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.
Homerfest: Cardinals Defeat Braves 11-6The Braves took a third consecutive loss after winning a season-best six straight games and remained 6½ games up.
Should Paul Goldschmidt Win NL MVP Despite Terrible Start?Paul Goldschmidt, Javier Baez, Freddie Freeman and Matt Carpenter have all been mentioned as NL MVP candidates, but which player will rise to the top as the season winds down?
Heartbreaker: Phillips' 2-Out, 2-Run HR In 9th Lifts Red Sox Over Braves 9-8The Red Sox overcame a late six-run deficit and seesawed past Atlanta to sweep the three-game series between 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.
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.