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Freddie Freeman leads Atlanta Braves past Washington Nationals

...disabled list before the game with a concussion."It is what it is. Nobody is going to feel sorry for us," manager Matt Williams said. "You've got to play."B.J. Upton had two hits, including his first homer, and Dan Uggla drove in two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-12/freddie-freeman-leads-at
Justin Upton, Freddie Freeman power Atlanta Braves past Washington Nationals

...2 for 5 with three RBI. ... Nate McLouth was supposed to start in CF and bat second for Washington, but manager Matt Williams said he tweaked his left knee while shagging flyballs during batting practice and was held out. ... Nationals LF...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-13/justin-upton-freddie-fre
Desmond's homer in seventh inning lifts Nationals over Braves

...slump), Scott Hairston (placed on the disabled list) and Denard Span (day off vs. a lefty), rookie manager Matt Williams had Kevin Frandsen playing outfield in a regular season game for the first time since 2010."I love beating the Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-06/desmonds-homer-seventh-i
Pitcher Julio Teheran leads Braves past Nationals

...since he was placed on the 15-day disabled list on March 29. "Through exercise he feels pretty good," manager Matt Williams said. "The test is going to be throwing and extending in a controlled environment." . Illness is going around both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-05/pitcher-julio-teheran-le
Baseball fans get thrills after months of chills

...when 26 major league teams opened their seasons and seemed to make the outdoors feel a little warmer.Washington's Matt Williams and Detroit's Brad Ausmus won in their big league debuts as managers.They weren't the only inaugurals.There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-31/baseball-fans-get-thrill
Miguel Cabrera, Tigers come to terms on new 10-year deal

...will be examined by team physician Dr. Wiemi Douoguih today in Washington."It certainly is a setback," manager Matt Williams said. DIAMONDBACKS: Assigned top pitching prospect Archie Bradley to their minor league camp. The hard-throwing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-27/miguel-cabrera-tigers-co
Braves benefit from replay ruling, edge Nationals

...sometimes they need a little bit of help."The result spoiled the Nationals' home opener and gave rookie manager Matt Williams his first loss following a 3-0 start.Williams did not agree with the way the review went, pointing out that Upton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-04/braves-benefit-replay-ru
New baseball replay system makes immediate impact

...waiting to get a signal, so it's quite a different. It probably works out better this way."New Washington manager Matt Williams used his challenge in the 10th inning of a 9-7 win over the New York Mets. Even though the Nationals held a four-run...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-31/new-baseball-replay-syst
Starters dazzle for Braves, Nationals

...in the Braves' two-run sixth because of back spasms."He's pretty locked up right now," Nationals manager Matt Williams said. "He said he felt it on the first batter and that it got progressively worse." STARTING TIME: Zimmer mann...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-06/starters-dazzle-braves-n
Braves don't score vs. Strasburg but beat Nationals with big eighth inning

...scoreless innings in his spring debut for Washington, but Phil Gosselin took advantage of Nationals rookie manager Matt Williams' unusual defensive shift in the eighth inning to give the Atlanta Braves an 8-4 victory Tuesday.Gosselin hit a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-04/braves-dont-score-vs-str