Tensions rose Monday between the Braves and Nationals following a hard slide into third base by Atlanta's Andrelton Simmons, which injured Yunel Escobar's hand.
Johnson's HR helps Braves beat reeling Nationals, 8-4
Max Scherzer will not make his scheduled start for Washington against Atlanta on Tuesday night because of a sprained right thumb.
NL East rivals square off on ESPN on Monday night
Tristan H. Cockcroft and Derek Carty get you ready for daily fantasy baseball by giving advice and answering your questions, starting at 6:15 p.m. ET.
Andrelton Simmons makes the spectacular seem routine, but the Braves' shortstop also nurtures his talent by putting in plenty of grunt work.
Howard homers again, leads Philadelphia past Braves, 5-4
Simmons homer leads rally in Braves' 5-2 win over Phillies
The Philadelphia Phillies will start David Buchanan (0-3, 9.22 ERA) against Shelby Miller (2-0, 1.69 ERA) and the Atlanta Braves on Saturday.The Braves have won eight of 11 in Philadelphia, with their starting pitchers posting a 1.
Freeman error allows winning run, Phillies beat Braves 1-0
The Mets won their 11th game in a row Thursday afternoon, 6-3 over the Braves, matching the longest winning streak in franchise history.
The Mets matched a franchise record with their 11th straight victory Thursday, walking their way to a 6-3 win over the Braves.
Lucas Duda delivered a tiebreaking, opposite-field RBI single against Jim Johnson in the eighth and the Mets beat the Braves Wednesday at Citi Field.
Lucas Duda hit a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning that sent the New York Mets to their 10th consecutive victory Wednesday night, 3-2 over the Atlanta Braves.
Here are the lineups for Wednesday's 7:10 p.m. ET game between the New York Mets and Atlanta Braves at Citi Field.
Rapid Reaction from the New York Mets' 7-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves, the Mets' ninth straight victory.
Mets win 9th in row, newcomer Plawecki and Niese beat Braves
Our second division today in our "Franchise Four" selections is the NL East. Commence the debates!
The top two teams in the NL East collide as the Mets host the Braves for a three-game series.
Left-hander Ian Thomas has been recalled by the Atlanta from Triple-A Gwinnett.
Atlanta Braves reliever Andrew McKirahan has been suspended for 80 games following a positive test for a banned substance under Major League Baseball's drug program.
Tristan H. Cockcroft and Derek Carty will get you ready for daily fantasy baseball by offering advice and answering your questions at 6:15 p.m. ET.
Braves vs Nationals
Turner Field - Tue 4/28