Dodgers take series finale from Braves

ATLANTA - Mike Bolsinger pitched seven strong innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored three runs in the fifth inning to beat the Atlanta Braves 3-1 on Wednesday.

Cubs' Jake Arrieta shuts down Braves

ATLANTA - Jake Arrieta pitched seven dominant innings and Jorge Soler homered to help the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 on Sunday.

Braves edge past Dodgers

ATLANTA - Chris Johnson drove in two runs, Alex Wood overcame control problems on a hot night and the Atlanta Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3 on Tuesday night.

Braves' next two weeks will determine next move before trade deadline

ATLANTA - President of baseball operations John Hart is staying on the rebuilding course he set for the Atlanta Braves last winter.

Joviniano "Joe" Colón

...Interment to follow in Bellevue Memorial Gardens. Mr. Colón is survived by his wife, Elvira Duran, and four children: George Henry Colón Durán, Odette E. Colón, Julio E. Colón, and Maritza I. Crawford. He also leaves behind three grandchildren...

Braves knock off slumping Red Sox

ATLANTA - Nick Markakis singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, Pedro Ciriaco added a pair of RBI singles and the Atlanta Braves beat the struggling Boston Red Sox 5-2.

Hardaway deal was designed to keep key players in Atlanta

ATLANTA - Now that he's added Tim Hardaway Jr., Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer has narrowed his focus on re-signing All-Star forward Paul Millsap and starting guard DeMarre Carroll.

Vic Beasley eager to prove Falcons made right call in draft

ATLANTA- Now that Vic Beasley has signed a four-year rookie contract and finished his first mini-camp, the rookie defensive end is eager for the next phase of his development with the Atlanta Falcons.

Quarterback Matt Ryan likes the feel of Falcons new offense

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Now in his third month working with new offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, quarterback Matt Ryan believes the Atlanta Falcons have a chance to be special this year.

Atlanta MLS soccer team officially unveils name, logo

ATLANTA - Yes, Atlanta, your expansion Major League Soccer franchise, has been named Atlanta United FC. Your colors are black, red and gold.