Atlanta Braves stay hot as April comes to a close Tim Hudson gave the starting rotation a boost in his season debut on Sunday, while Jiar Jurrjens tries to find his mojo on assignment at AAA Gwinnett. The first month of the 2012 season leaves the Braves at 14-8, in a first place tie with the Nationals ... 04/30/2012 - 7:59 am | View Link
Jurrjens Pitches Well, Simmons Is Perfect, And La Stella, Gattis, And Lipka Stay Hot In Sunday's Atlanta Braves Minor League Recap Jose Constanza plated the winning run with a sacrifice fly in the top of the 10th inning. Over his last 3 games, the outfielder is 5-12 with 3 RBI and 2 walks. Luis Durango had a pair of hits and his league leading tenth stolen base. In his last 6 games ... 04/29/2012 - 1:24 pm | View Link
Dan Uggla finally solves R.A. Dickey as Braves stay hot Cristhian Martinez (1-0) gave up one run and three hits in two innings to win in relief of Jair Jurrjens, whose ERA rose to 8.10. Winless in three starts, Jurrjens allowed four runs, seven hits and four walks in four-plus innings. Trailing 3-2, the Braves ... 04/17/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Detroit Tigers' Delmon Young, Ryan Raburn stay hot with homers in 7-2 win over Atlanta Braves He struck out Matt Diaz on knee-buckling breaking ball to escape the third-inning jam. Verlander and ex-Tigers right-hander Jair Jurrjens met with grounds crew at the mound in between the third and fourth inning to address a problem with the mound. 03/20/2012 - 1:45 pm | View Link
MLB Trade Talk: 10 Trades the Braves Would Accept for Jair Jurrjens Though once Wilson and Buehrle sign and if Japanese star Yu Darvish decides to stay in Japan(he's undecided currently), the Braves could find a team willing to really pay up for Jurrjens ... to be league-average at the hot corner. Smith is a solid hitter ... 12/4/2011 - 11:00 am | View Link
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Love My Bravos A few friends told me I should have gone down the wall to talk to one of my favorite former Braves, but that's never been my style. I was just glad a couple of the ... 09/19/2014 - 10:21 am | View Website
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Daisuke Nasu and Yusuke Kashiwagi scored first-half goals on Saturday as Urawa Reds beat Kashiwa Reysol 3-1 to widen its lead in the J-League.
The hosts opened the scoring in the 20th minute on Nasu's header and doubled the advantage seven minutes later on Kashiwagi's left-footed shot from 13 meters.
Shinzo Koroki added a third after the break as Urawa improved to 50 points, six ahead of Kawasaki Frontale which was held to a 0-0 draw by FC Tokyo.
Yohei Toyoda and Kota Mizunuma scored second-half goals as third-place Sagan Tosu beat Vegalta Sendai 2-1.
Eighth-seeded David Goffin of Belgium remains on course for his second career title after beating Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff 7-6 (4), 6-3 to reach the Moselle Open final on Saturday.
In a match for servers, Goffin edged Struff 14-12 in aces and won 85 percent of his first-serve points.