7/2/2015 | Close, non-reviewable call ends it in Atlanta
The Nationals stayed on the field longer than most losing teams Thursday night, after the Braves' 2-1 walk-off victory in the series finale at Turner Field, but only because of a close call on Cameron Maybin's game-winning hit down the third-base line.
7/2/2015 | Braves sink Scherzer with walk-off in ninth
It took a fortunate hop, but the Braves found a way to conquer Max Scherzer, courtesy of a one-out, walk-off single that Cameron Maybin bounced over the third-base bag to conclude Thursday night's 2-1 win over the Nationals at Turner Field.
7/2/2015 | Banuelos enjoys scoreless debut, cramps and all
Everything seemed to be going better than Manny Banuelos could have expected Thursday night. But in the process of crafting an impressive debut that helped the Braves claim a 2-1 win over the Nationals, the 24-year-old left-hander was forced to make an unceremonious, sixth-inning exit because he started to be undone by cramps in his left calf and fingers.
7/2/2015 | Braves make 3 trades for bonus pool money
The Braves traded right-handed reliever Cody Martin to the A's on Thursday in exchange for the 53rd international bonus pool slot, which was set at $388,400 this year. A few hours later, they traded two Minor Leaguers (right-handed pitcher Caleb Dirks and outfielder Jordan Paroubeck)to the Dodgers for the 87th bonus pool slot, which is valued at $249,000.
7/2/2015 | Freeman confirms he's out until after break
After spending the past couple of weeks dealing with pain and frustration, Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman has conceded that he has no choice but to rest his injured right wrist until after the All-Star break.
7/2/2015 | Braves close to signing two top international prospects
The Braves are on the verge of adding a pair of high-profile international prospects to their Minor League system.
7/2/2015 | Teheran, Morgan duel as NL East rivals start weekend series
Julio Teheran will make his 17th start of the year for the Braves and he has a strong lifetime track record versus the Phillies. Adam Morgan is scheduled to make his second second-career Major League start after his most recent start versus the Nationals lasted two innings, but was cancelled due to rain.
7/2/2015 | Wisler logs firsts at plate while stifling Nats
Through the first three starts of his career, Braves right-hander Matt Wisler has displayed his tremendous potential, experienced some inevitable growing pains and proven that it is not always wise to intentionally walk a batter to bring him to the plate.
7/2/2015 | Banuelos to contend with Scherzer in MLB debut
For the rubber game of the three-game series between the Braves and Nationals on Thursday night, Washington will trot out Major League Baseball's best pitcher, Max Scherzer, while rookie Manny Banuelos will make his MLB debut for Atlanta.
7/2/2015 | Wisler, homers help Braves solve Nationals
Matt Wisler validated his status as a highly regarded pitching prospect and recorded his first career hit and RBI during a four-run fourth inning that propelled the Braves to Wednesday night's 4-1 win over the Nationals at Turner Field.
7/1/2015 | Braves quench thirst for runs in 4-run 4th
After spending most of the past two weeks struggling to score runs without Freddie Freeman in their lineup, the Braves recorded back-to-back home runs and celebrated Matt Wisler's first career hit during Wednesday night's fourth inning against the Nationals.
7/1/2015 | Banuelos to make MLB debut in finale vs. Nats
Manny Banuelos might no longer have the overpowering stuff that drew rave reviews from Mariano Rivera and other Yankees veterans during Spring Training in 2011. But the Braves are still looking forward to making the once-heralded prospect the latest addition to their starting rotation.