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  • Sims gets nod against Gonzales, Mariners
    The Mariners have stayed within two games of an American League Wild Card berth, despite key injuries to their starting rotation.
  • Adjustments at plate paying off for Albies
    Blessed with speed, athleticism and the kind of power you wouldn't expect from a guy who might make Jose Altuve feel tall, Ozzie Albies has spent the past three weeks tackling the challenges that have arisen since he made his much-anticipated Major League debut on Aug. 1.
  • Suzuki's homer not enough in loss
    Provided a chance to pitch at SunTrust Park, albeit in a different manner than he had envisioned two weeks ago, Andrew Albers helped the Mariners stay in the thick of the American League Wild Card race with Monday night's 6-5 win over the Braves.
  • Braves to show style for Players Weekend
    Tyler Flowers has promised to garner attention with the catching equipment he has specially ordered and the always-entertaining Brandon Phillips is sure to make an impression two weeks from now, when Major League players are given a chance to express their individuality by personalizing their uniforms.
  • Albies' errant throw leads to laughs
    Albies' errant throw leads to laughs
  • Winkler returns after sustaining elbow fracture
    Braves right-handed reliever Dan Winkler got emotional after recently receiving a clean bill of health from Dr. James Andrew's office. As he drove away from the noted surgeon's Pensacola, Fla. office, he passed the hotel, where he had sat a little more than a year earlier and pondered what life would be like after having to undergo a major elbow surgery for the second time in less than two years.
  • Flowers' grand slam guides Braves past Reds
    After helping Sean Newcomb escape a pair of bases-loaded threats at SunTrust Park on Sunday afternoon, Tyler Flowers ensured Drew Storen would not encounter the same good fortune. His grand slam highlighted a six-run fifth inning that allowed the Braves to cruise toward an 8-1 win over the Reds.
  • Braves' Top 30 prospects list
    Who do the Braves have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Atlanta's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
  • Acuna lands on Prospect Team of the Week
    MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Team of the Week honors the best performances from the previous seven days. Any player currently on an organization Top 30 Prospects list on our Prospect Watch is eligible.
  • Newcomb flashes leather with flip from ground
    Sean Newcomb aims to reach a point in his career when he will not be forced to battle trouble as frequently as he has during the first few months of his career. But in the process, the Braves' southpaw will continue to rely on that same quiet intensity that fueled him as he went to the ground and found a way to finish a fantastic play in Sunday's 8-1 win over the Reds at SunTrust Park.
  • Acuna stays hot for Gwinnett
    Yankees prospects Miguel Andujar and Domingo German led Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to a 3-0 win over Durham with a pair of strong performances on Sunday.
  • Phillips flashes leather, remains mum on switch
    During Saturday night's 11-8 loss to the Reds at SunTrust Park, Braves third baseman Brandon Phillips showed his former teammates he can still be as impressive as he was during his days as their National League Gold Glove Award-winning second baseman.
  • Braves fall despite Suzuki, Phillips, Adams HRs
    Reds outfielder Scott Schebler highlighted a three-hit performance with a pair of doubles and proved to be one of Julio Teheran's primary nemesis during Saturday night's 11-8 win over the Braves at SunTrust Park.
  • Gohara fans five for Gwinnett
    Trevor Stephan, the Yankees' No. 30 prospect, led the Class A Short Season Staten Island pitching staff with a dominant performance in a 5-0 win over Lowell on Saturday.
  • Kemp activated, hopes hammy issues in past
    As Matt Kemp has repeatedly been hindered by hamstring problems this season, it has been easy to forget he exited May on pace for a second straight 30-homer season and ranked among the top 10 National League leaders in both batting average and OPS.
  • Q&A: Caray on family legacy, broadcasting
    Chip Caray is a third-generation broadcaster. He is following in the footsteps of his grandfather, Harry, and his father, Skip. However, this is not a story of a kid who grew up hanging around the ballpark with his grandfather and his father.
  • Braves fall to Reds despite Adams' home run
    Sal Romano halted his recent struggles by delivering one of the finest starts of his rookie season and R.A. Dickey's attempt to produce another gem evaporated as the Reds tagged him for three home runs in the sixth inning of Friday night's 5-3 win over the Braves at SunTrust Park.
  • Gaston honored during Hank Aaron Weekend
    Long before he became the first African-American manager to win a World Series or patrolled the outfield at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, Cito Gaston was just a young rookie realizing a lifelong dream.
  • Braves pay proper respect to Aaron
    It began four decades ago, after Hank Aaron ended his 23 years of greatness as a player in the Major Leagues and was given a massive office at old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium by the ballclub he helped to make famous.
  • Book-Ender: Inciarte finishes road trip in style
    Ender Inciarte has not suddenly evolved into some kind of legitimate power threat. But as the Braves' National League Gold Glove center fielder has matured offensively, he has enhanced his fly ball percentage and displayed his home run trot much more frequently than ever envisioned.
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