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Solo HR’s give Braves 2-1 win over Phillies

Gomes bashed a solo HR (4) in the 2nd and Uribe hit a no- doubter (7) in the 7th.  Theran went 7  IP and allowed only 1 R.  Jim Johnson picked up the save.

Maybin’s RBI single gives Atlanta 2-1 victory over Nats

Simmons hit a 5th inning RBI single for the game’s first run against the vaunted Max Scherzer. Maybin won it in the 9th on a chopper over 3rd base.  Once again, a rookie pitcher threw well for Atlanta.  Scherzer pitched a no hitter a few weeks ago.

Braves beat Nats 4-1; Wisler gets first career hit

A four- run 4th was all that Atlanta and Matt Wisler needed.  Pierzinski clubbed a 2-run HR (5) and Uribe followed with a solo HR (6) Wisler capped the scoring with an RBI single to right.  He pitched 5.1 solid frames.  Braves go for the series win tonight.

Braves fall to Nationals 6-1

A Juan Uribe HR (3) was the only offense.  Miller allowed four runs in the 1st.  Hopefully July will be a better month record-wise than June was.

Wood, Braves shut out by Pirates 3-0

Alex Wood allowed all the runs in the 5th and was ejected.  Padres come to town Monday night.

Bullpen blows six run lead in 9-8 debacle; Freeman’s 2 HR’s wasted

The headline says it all.  For the second straight day, the bullpen coughed up a lead, allowing six runs.   Freeman homered twice.  Braves blew 6-0 advantage.

Braves beat D’backs 8-1 behind Wood’s solid outing, bat

Following a 1-2 series against LA, Atlanta split a four- game series vs. the Giants.  Wood took the mound on Monday night in Phoenix.  He chipped in a 2 out, 2 run single in the 2nd.  Simmons added an RBI.  Atlanta piled on runs.

Wood allowed 1 R in 8 IP.  Miller takes the mound Tuesday night.

Masset allows three HR’s in 6-3 loss to Dodgers

Newly- acquired Nick Masset (Marlins) did his best Home Run Derby impersonation Monday evening in LA.  Starter Williams Perez went 6 innings, striking out 7.  Braves led for most of the game.

Folty’s gem lifts Braves to 2-1 win over Brew Crew

In the 6th, a single and two walks loaded the bases. Pierzinski hit an RBI infield chopper and Simmons followed with an RBI single.

Folty went 7. 2 IP allowing 1 R on 5 H and 5 k’s  He had a good fastball working. Grilli pitched the 9th for the save.

Peterson’s 11th inning walk off single propels Braves to 3-2 win

Jace Peterson’s 2- out RBI single scored Caiaspo from 3rd.  Wild game. Home to first double play, Simmons picking off a runner at first.  Miller had a solid outing- 6 IP, 5k’s.


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