Pitching on the road hasn’t been a problem for the Brewers’ Matt Garza this season. The right-hander will face the Braves for the second time this season Saturday night at SunTrust Park. R.A. Dickey is slated for Atlanta.
Given a chance to extend their recent success against a division leader, the Braves got five solid innings from Mike Foltynewicz to claim a 5-4 win Friday night over the National League Central-leading Brewers at SunTrust Park.
As Braves manager Brian Snitker digested Friday night’s 5-4 win over the Brewers at SunTrust Park, he marveled at the athleticism and instincts his two rookie infielders — Dansby Swanson and Johan Camargo — displayed while making game-saving defensive plays in the final two innings.
Brewers manager Craig Counsell has fond memories of Turner Field from postseasons past, but he was nonetheless eager to visit new SunTrust Park for the first time Friday at the start of three-game series against the Braves.
Now that Johan Camargo has established himself as the Braves’ primary third baseman, Rio Ruiz will return to Triple-A Gwinnett to extend his development as an everyday player. Before Thursday night’s game against the Giants, the Braves announced Ruiz had been optioned to Gwinnett and Jace Peterson had been recalled.
Piper Hill arrived at SunTrust Park on Thursday morning with the expectation she was simply going to be interviewed about Healing4Heroes, the non-profit organization she started to provide service dogs to military members who need assistance while recovering from physical or mental ailments.
Courtesy of a few bloops and a couple blasts recorded at SunTrust Park on Thursday night, the Braves constructed an eight-run fifth inning that enabled them to overcome Jaime Garcia’s rough start and narrowly claim a 12-11 series-clinching win over the Giants.
Before coming to SunTrust Park for Thursday night’s game, Braves outfielder Lane Adams went to lunch to surprise his two young nieces, who had accompanied his mother on the drive from Oklahoma to Atlanta. A few hours later, Adams created another surprise that exceeded the dreams he has had since first breaking into the professional […]
Matt Kemp and Brandon Phillips both made what the Braves described as precautionary exits because of ailments suffered during the eight-run fifth inning in Thursday night’s 12-11 win over the Giants.
Tim and Becky O’Mara saw a chance to help their community nine years ago and started Bearings Bike Shop in metro Atlanta.
Matt Cain looks to build on an encouraging start in the Giants series finale against the Braves Thursday night at SunTrust Park.