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2016 Schedule
35-67, 5th in NL East
Fan gets a souvenir and smooch from d'Arnaud (0:26)
Aybar makes impressive spinning catch (0:24)
Phils crush back-to-back home runs in first inning (0:27)

Lineup: Braves (35-66) vs. Phillies (46-57)

  • 1. Jace Peterson, 2B (L)
  • 2. Chase d'Arnaud, LF (R)
  • 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B (L)
  • 4. Nick Markakis, RF (L)
  • 5. Adonis Garcia, 3B (R)
  • 6. Ender Inciarte, CF (L)
  • 7. Anthony Recker, C (R)
  • 8. Erick Aybar, SS (S)
  • 9. Matt Wisler, RHP
  • Daily notes

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What a night for Freddie Freeman

Freeman had four hits, five RBIs, a home run and a stolen base on Wednesday. Only two other Braves have done all four of those things in the same game in the last 100 years: Marcus Giles in 2003 and Hank Aaron in 1958, ESPN Stats & Info notes.

Stats & Info

Wednesday's longest home runs

Yoenis Cespedes' nine-pitch showdown against Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright in the seventh inning ended in a 447-foot homer that ranked as the day's longest. Meanwhile, Giancarlo Stanton had yet another big blast.

Miguel Sano is not happy with his bat (0:16)
Freeman blasts two-run homer to center (0:34)

Jim Bowden ESPN Senior Writer 

Braves acquire Infielder Travis Demeritte RH power big tools with some upside ...hestarted in Futures Game. Harrell and Alvarez were not even in Braves organization nine weeks ago and Harrell was actually released out of minors and Alvarez was a waiver claim. Nice deal for Braves.

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Small chance Braves trade Freeman

The Braves don't have many options to consider, but David Schoenfield writes he'd rather keep Freddie Freeman than Julio Teheran, given the Braves' lack of other quality offensive players. Untouchable players for all 30 teams

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Jeff Francoeur happy to be with Braves

Most veterans would hope to be traded from a losing team, but Francoeur is happy with where he is. "I love being part of this team," he said. "I'm always going to be invested in Atlanta, just the city in general. And I want to be part of the solution for however long it's going to be." Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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Braves remain last in ESPN rankings

The schedule indicated Atlanta might pick up coming out of the All-Star break. But the Braves have continued to struggle, even against teams with losing records. Week 16 Power Rankings


Story helps Rockies sweep Braves with 7-2 win

Trevor Story lined his fourth homer in three games, Tyler Chatwood allowed one hit over five erratic innings and the Colorado Rockies swept the Atlanta Braves with a 7-2 win Sunday.

Lineup: Braves (33-64) at Rockies (45-51)

  • 1. Chase d'Arnaud, SS (R)
  • 2. Gordon Beckham, 2B (R)
  • 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B (L)
  • 4. Nick Markakis, RF (L)
  • 5. Adonis Garcia, 3B (R)
  • 6. Jeff Francoeur, LF (R)
  • 7. Ender Inciarte, CF (L)
  • 8. Anthony Recker, C (R)
  • 9. Matt Wisler, RHP (R)
  • Daily notes

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Braves' Teheran leaves start with lat tightness

Braves right-hander Julio Teheran left with right lat tightness after facing just one batter in the fifth inning Friday night, and his status was described as day-to-day.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.23929th
On Base Percentage.30328th
Slugging Percentage.35330th
Earned Run Average4.4222nd
Quality Starts43Tied-21st

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