Scooter Gennett's tiebreaking single in the eighth inning lifted the Milwaukee Brewers to a 2-1 victory over Atlanta on Tuesday night, spoiling Brian Snitker's home debut as the Braves' interim m
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Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer
Julio Teheran did the mathematically impossible tonight: 7 K's over 2 innings. The Elias Sports Bureau says he's the first to do it since Alex Cobb on 5/10/13
Lineup: Braves (12-31) vs. Brewers (18-26)
- 1. Ender Inciarte, CF (L)
- 2. Gordon Beckham, 3B (R)
- 3. Freddie Freeman, 1B (L)
- 4. Nick Markakis, RF (L)
- 5. Tyler Flowers, C (R)
- 6. Kelly Johnson, 2B (L)
- 7. Erick Aybar, SS (S)
- 8. Julio Teheran, P (R)
- 9. Mallex Smith, LF (L) Daily notes
Braves boast two strong SS prospects
Dansby Swanson and Ozhaino Albies made a tandem move to Double-A that allowed both players to remain at shortstop and continue to develop. Law: Top 25 MLB prospects (Insider)
Garr, Klesko to rep Braves at draft
Former Braves OFs Ralph Garr and Ryan Klesko will represent the team at this year's MLB draft. Garr spent eight years in Atlanta from 1968-75 and was an All-Star in '74, while Klesko spent eight years with the Braves from '92-99.
The Atlanta Braves acquired the 76th pick in the draft and a player from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for minor league pitchers Brandon Barker and Trevor Belicek.
Despite upturn, Braves ranked last
After firing manager Fredi Gonzalez last week, the Braves responded with a season high in runs scored in the first game for new manager Brian Snitker. He's was 3-2 in his first week at the helm. Week 7 Power Rankings
The Braves have plenty of items on this season's to-do list, but winning lots of games isn't one of them. Jerry Crasnick lays out the six biggest considerations.
Jerad Eickhoff pitched five-hit ball over seven innings to help the Philadelphia Phillies avoid a three-game sweep and beat the Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Sunday.
Williams Perez took a two-hitter into the seventh, helping the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 Saturday for just their second series win this season.
Eric Longenhagen takes a comprehensive look at each NL East organization's strengths/weaknesses heading into the 2016 draft and possible draft fits.
Freddie Freeman homered twice and drove in four runs and Nick Markakis also hit a home run to lead the Atlanta Braves to a 7-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night.
Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer
Brian Snitker has received about 300 texts and phone messages of congratulations since taking over for Fredi Gonzalez as Atlanta's new manager Tuesday. "I had to delete a bunch of voice mails because that box was way full," Snitker said Friday. He's made a lot of friends since breaking into the Atlanta organization as a player in 1977.
Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer
40 games into the season, the Braves have 10 wins - by 10 different pitchers! Elias reports they're the first team ever to get 40 games in without a 2-game winner. Hard to do!
Braves, Twins are historically bad
Both Minnesota and Atlanta lost on Thursday to drop to 10-30 on the season. The last time two teams lost at least 30 of their first 40 games in the same season was 1904 (Senators: 7-33 / Phillies: 9-31), per Elias Sports Bureau.
Thursday's longest home runs
Chris Carter's 434-foot shot off Cubs starter Jason Hammel led the way, followed by Jeff Francoeur's solo shot, Daniel Murphy's first HR against his former team, the Mets, and Carlos Santana's first of two homers.
The monochromatic owners and GMs dictate the lack of diversity on the manager level
Gregory Polanco homered and tripled, John Jaso collected three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates rolled by the Atlanta Braves 8-2 on Thursday night.
Aybar out after bone gets stuck in throat
Braves SS Erick Aybar was taken to a doctor, sedated and had the chicken bone removed after showing up to the park in discomfort, according to manager Brian Snitker. Story
Braves shortstop Erick Aybar was taken to a doctor after a chicken bone got stuck in his throat at lunch Thursday. Aybar was sedated and had the bone removed.
Johnny Cueto and the Giants are hot, Adam Wainwright is "dangerous" and the Twins and Braves are both on a 44-win pace this season.
Jim Bowden ESPN Senior Writer
Kansas City Royals in my opinion should pursue Julio Teheran of the Braves and Howie Kendrick of the Dodgers as early season trade targets.
Braves vs Brewers
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