Braves stay hot while Wren works the phones. unless the Braves swing a deal for a starting pitcher by the July 31 — 4pm EST non-waiver trade deadline. To make room for Medlen, struggling starter Jair Jurrjens has been moved to the ‘pen for now. 07/29/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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 - 7:57 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 - 11:12 am | 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 - 8:40 am | View Link
Love My Bravos I've had some injury-prone fave Braves in the past (hi Moylo) but I can't even process this, y'all. Disclosure: I have not read most of these articles. 09/2/2014 - 4:32 pm | View Website
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News | USA Today Fantasy Sports Cleveland Browns RB Ben Tate is expected to stay on the field on third downs, according to head coach Mike Pettine. This is good news for his PPR value. 09/2/2014 - 1:40 pm | View Website
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MLB umpires rarely sit down with the media, however umpire Hunter Wendelstedt gave Todd Kalas a peek into this year's biggest game changer – the instant replay. Instead of being salty that technology was taking part of his job, Wendelstedt praised the positive impacts that instant replay has made on the game.
Mad dog lovers, you might want to tune in to WFAN. No, Chris Russo is not returning to the station from satellite radio. But Michael Vick will appear on WFAN for a weekly spot with Mike Francesa, Russo’s ex-partner, on Tuesdays, the radio station announced.
Jake Arrieta pitched six solid innings and the Chicago Cubs handed the Milwaukee Brewers their seventh straight loss, 7-1 Tuesday night.
Shortstop Elian Herrera made two errors that helped the Cubs score four runs in the first inning, and Milwaukee went on to match its worst skid of the season.
Since owning a 2 1/2-game lead in the NL Central on Aug.
Another shutout loss again left Atlanta's hitters feeling like they let their pitchers down.
The Braves' offensive funk continued as Kyle Kendrick allowed only three hits in seven scoreless innings, Carlos Ruiz homered and drove in two runs, and Philadelphia shut out Atlanta 4-0 on Tuesday night.
One day after Cole Hamels and three relievers threw the first combined no-hitter in Phillies history, Kendrick (8-11) and relievers Ken Giles and Antonio Bastardo were dominant in the three-hit shutout.
"It stinks right now," said Braves third baseman Chris Johnson, who was 0-for-3 and struck out with the bases loaded to end the first.
Mike Minor (6-9) gave up three runs in 7 1-3 innings.
Johnson said Minor, like other Braves pitchers this year, deserved better support.
"It's hard to look those guys in the face," Johnson said.