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Braves beat Angels; Trout headed for surgery on thumb

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Matt Adams and Danny Santana had two-run doubles during a six-run third inning to help the Atlanta Braves overcome Albert Pujols' 598th career homer and beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-3 on Monday night. 

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Almiron, Atlanta United cruise to 3-1 win over NYCFC

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Miguel Almiron scored twice in the first 23 minutes and Atlanta United beat New York City FC 3-1 on Sunday night. 

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Nova, Frazier lead Pirates to 9-4 win over Braves

Atlanta Braves' Kurt Suzuki (24) is safe at second base with a double as Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Gift Ngoepe (61) handles the late throw in the ninth inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Atlanta. AP Photo/John Bazemore Atlanta Braves' Kurt Suzuki (24) is safe at second base with a double as Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Gift Ngoepe (61) handles the late throw in the ninth inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Atlanta. AP Photo/John Bazemore
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Ivan Nova pitched into the ninth inning, Adam Frazier hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded Bartolo Colon for a 9-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday.

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Security officer snatches ball from 6 year-old boy at Braves game

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A security officer is being criticized for snatching a ball away from a 6 year-old boy during the Braves game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at SunTrust Park Wednesday night.

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Matt Adams hits 2-run HR to power Braves past Pirates, 5-2

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Matt Adams hit a two-run homer in his second start since being traded to Atlanta, Ender Inciarte had a career-high five hits and the Braves beat Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2.

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Georgia high school federation: Runner not out after all

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Sometimes, the umpire's ruling is not final. A Georgia high school won an appeal Monday of an umpire's ruling that cost it a baseball playoff series.

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Gwinnett Braves to change name to avoid confusion

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The Gwinnett Braves are moving forward with plans to change their team name and they're asking fans to help them decide. 

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Strasburg strikes out season-high 11, Nats top Braves 3-2

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Stephen Strasburg struck out a season-high 11 and kept up his recent domination of the Atlanta Braves, leading Washington to a 3-2 win Sunday that stopped the Nationals' four-game losing streak. 

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Braves celebrate National Armed Forces Day at SunTrust Park

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The Atlanta Braves honored U.S. military veterans and current servicemen by hosting a Military Appreciation Day at SunTrust Park.

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1B James Loney could be bound for quick promotion to Atlanta

Texas Rangers first baseman James Loney, left, talks with Jose Cardona, right, prior to a spring training baseball game against the Cleveland Indians Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, in Goodyear, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) Texas Rangers first baseman James Loney, left, talks with Jose Cardona, right, prior to a spring training baseball game against the Cleveland Indians Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, in Goodyear, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
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The Braves signed the 33-year-old Loney to a minor league deal on Thursday after learning their top player, Freddie Freeman, will miss about 10 weeks with a fractured left wrist.

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Dream beats Sky 91-83 for first 2-0 start since 2014

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Tiffany Hayes scored 23 points and Atlanta beat the Chicago Sky 91-83 on Friday night for the Dream's first 2-0 start since 2014. 

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Markakis, Suzuki deliver in 8th, Braves beat Nationals 7-4

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Nick Markakis hit a go-ahead single in the eighth inning and Kurt Suzuki added a two-run homer to give the Atlanta Braves a 7-4 win over the Washington Nationals on Friday night.

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Freddie Freeman expected to miss 10 weeks with wrist injury

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The Atlanta Braves announced Thursday that first baseman Freddie Freeman is expected to miss 10 weeks of action after suffering a non-displaced left wrist fracture.

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Freeman hurt; Braves ride big inning to win over Blue Jays

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Kurt Suzuki hit a three-run homer to cap a six-run first inning, and the Atlanta Braves held on after Freddie Freeman left with an injury in an 8-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night. 

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Atlanta United announces rescheduling of 3 matches

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Atlanta United has announced the rescheduling of three matches, all to be played at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

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Pham's 2-run HR lifts Cards over Braves 6-4 in 14

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Tommy Pham hit two homers, including a two-run drive in the 14th inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals recovered after blowing a four-run lead to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-4 on Sunday and complete a three-game sweep.

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Hawks looking for new General Manager in "reorganization"

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The Atlanta Hawks' head coach will resign from his position as president of basketball operations and the franchise will search for a new General Manager as they undergo a reorganization, the company said Friday.

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Portland and Atlanta play to 1-1 draw

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Julian Gressel scored his first career MLS goal as Atlanta United earn a point in one of the MLS's hardest places to play.

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Tyler Moore hits 3-run PH homer as Marlins beat Braves 3-1

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher R.A. Dickey, left, talks with pitching coach Chuck Hernandez during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Miami. The Marlins defeated the Braves 3-1 (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) Atlanta Braves starting pitcher R.A. Dickey, left, talks with pitching coach Chuck Hernandez during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Miami. The Marlins defeated the Braves 3-1 (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
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R.A. Dickey's lone mistake proved to be the difference as the Marlins snapped a 5-game losing streak against the Braves.

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Center Jenna Staiti transfers from Maryland to Georgia

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Jenna Staiti, a 6-foot-6 center, is transferring to Georgia following one season at Maryland.

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Braves release former MVP Ryan Howard from minor league deal

Philadelphia Phillies' Ryan Howard waves to the crowd after being pulled during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Philadelphia Phillies' Ryan Howard waves to the crowd after being pulled during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
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The Braves have released former National League MVP Ryan Howard from his minor league contract after he struggled at Triple-A Gwinnett. 

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Police: Dwight Howard ticketed for driving 95 mph in metro Atlanta

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Atlanta Hawks center Dwight Howard was given a ticket after police say he was caught driving 95 mph on I-285 in metro Atlanta.

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Wallace, Villa lead New York City FC in win against Atlanta United

Atlanta United defender Tyrone Mears (2), of England, defends New York City FC forward Rodney Wallace (23) during the second half of an MLS soccer game, Sunday, May 7, 2017, in New York. New York City FC defeated Atlanta United 3-1.-AP Photo/Kathy Willen Atlanta United defender Tyrone Mears (2), of England, defends New York City FC forward Rodney Wallace (23) during the second half of an MLS soccer game, Sunday, May 7, 2017, in New York. New York City FC defeated Atlanta United 3-1.-AP Photo/Kathy Willen

Rodney Wallace scored a goal and had two assists, David Villa added a goal and an assist, and New York City FC pulled away from Atlanta FC in the second half for a 3-1 win on Sunday.

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Leake, Carpenter, Adams pace Cardinals past Braves

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Mike Leake won his fourth straight decision, Matt Carpenter and Matt Adams homered as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Atlanta Braves 5-3 on Saturday night.

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Cards overpower Braves 10-0

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Tommy Pham doubled and hit a two-run homer after his recall from the minors, Matt Carpenter also hit a two-run homer and the St. Louis Cardinals overcame injuries to two starting outfielders to beat the Atlanta Braves 10-0...

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Rain postpones Mets-Braves game in Atlanta

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The New York Mets' game at the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night has been postponed by rain.

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