The dominant National League team of the 1990s and early 2000s, the Atlanta Braves under the guidence of manager Bobby Cox, pitching coach Leo Mazzone & GM John Schuerholz have steered the team to a period of unmatched glory. Even the Braves of Spahn & Sain or Aaron & Matthews can't hold candle to the win ability of Maddux, Glavine, Smoltz and the Joneses. Every year pundits say the Braves are ready to fall down, but each year the geniuses behind the team put together a roster that just wins.
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Braves' struggle to win close games is realBraves dominate Reds in series opener
CINCINNATI -- The Atlanta Braves have had 41 games decided by one run this season and nearly half of them were losses. On Thursday night, the only thing causing manager Fredi Gonzalez to sweat was the humidity, and keeping right-handed starter Julio Teheran fresh between lengthy innings.Stadiumwire: Strike! Lawsuit Throws a Curveball at Braves Stadium Plans
Good fences make good neighbors, but a fence isn't enough when the Atlanta Braves move in next door. Fairly Breezy LLC owns a 1.92-acre property on Heritage Court, adjacent to the new home of the Braves and the associated...Fall Tracking: The Atlanta Braves may be leaving...
The Atlanta Braves may be leaving the city in a few years, but the Atlanta Braves All-Star Grill is moving into Downtown this fall. The sports bar concept, with one location already at Terminal D in Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, was...Previewing the Atlanta Braves' September Call-Ups
If the Atlanta Braves had a prospect worthy of a September call-up, he would already be up with the big league club. Atlanta has squeezed the prospect tree dry this season, already using 10 rookies to bolster different parts of their team throughout the year. The story of the Braves September call-ups will be about expanding the bench and the bullpen, but some of those extra players could make ...Braves-Reds Preview
While the Atlanta Braves' winning streak just came to an end in embarrassing fashion, they may be able to start a new one Thursday night. Atlanta heads to Cincinnati for the first of four against the slumping Reds, who are in danger of falling completely out of the postseason race. The Braves (66-61) had outscored opponents 33-14 during a five-game run before Wednesday's 3-2 walkoff loss at ...Atlanta Braves at forefront of Hall of Fame inductions
Atlanta Braves at forefront of Hall of Fame inductions.Braves-Pirates Preview
As the Atlanta Braves continue to surge, the Pittsburgh Pirates hope the likely return of the reigning NL MVP will help end their longest slide in two seasons. With Andrew McCutchen coming off the disabled list, the Pirates try to avoid a seventh straight defeat and prevent the visiting Braves from winning their fifth straight Tuesday night. Batting .311 with 17 homers and 67 RBIs, McCutchen was ...Braves jump on Liriano in 11-3 win over Pirates
The reigning National League MVP left the game after grounding into a double play in the bottom of the eighth. The Pirates went 5-9 without their superstar center fielder, who went to the 15-day disabled list retroactive to Aug. 4 after injuring himself while swinging on a routine sacrifice fly against Arizona. While Pittsburgh is slipping, the Braves are surging behind Upton, who is hitting ...Pirates rally to beat Braves 3-2
The Atlanta Braves held a two-run lead as Alex Wood cruised into the eighth inning after seven shutout innings. A sixth-straight win was inevitable for the Braves against a seemingly-listless Pittsburgh Pirates team that had lost seven games in a row. Then the script flipped and the Pirates defeated the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday night.
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Only the Athletics franchise (Philadelphia, Kansas City & Oakland) has called as many cities home as the Braves (Boston, Milwaukee & Atlanta).
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