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Bryce Harper leads Nationals past Braves

...third base. Bethancourt threw wildly past Miller covering home plate, which allowed Desmond to score from second.Nick Swisher's RBI double in the eighth ended Washington's shutout bid.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-05/bryce-harper-leads-natio
Michael Taylor's walk-off homer lifts Nationals, extends Braves' losing streak

...Mets.Atlanta took a 2-1 lead in the eighth when Freeman doubled against Drew Storen and scored on pinch-hitter Nick Swisher's one-out single.Atlanta starter Julio Teheran continually pitched out of trouble, allowing a run and five hits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-04/michael-taylors-walk-hom
Fading Braves feeling the effects of looking to the future

...this weekend when the New York Yankees visit Atlanta."I've never been in this situation before," said outfielder Nick Swisher, recently acquired from Cleveland in what was just the latest in a dizzying array of trades. "But this is kind of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-27/fading-braves-feeling-ef
Braves swept by Cubs, wrap up winless road trip

...fell in the basket or went over the fence," Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman said.Ryan Lavarnway homered and Nick Swisher had a pair of RBI singles for the Braves. Atlanta has lost nine in a row on the road.The game was briefly delayed in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-23/braves-swept-cubs-wrap-w
Home runs help Cubs rally past Braves

...back-to-back home runs to start the eighth inning, and Chic ago overcame homers from both sides of the plate by Nick Swisher in a 9-7, comeback win against the Atlanta Braves ? their third in a row.Montero and Soler both lofted balls into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-22/home-runs-help-cubs-rall
Shelby Miller drops his 16th consecutive decision as Miami completes sweep

...sometimes he has great games like he did in New York. Sometimes it just gets him. Today it really bothered him."Nick Swisher homered for Atlanta, which has a major-league low 94. The last time Atlanta failed to reach 100 in a season was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-27/shelby-miller-drops-his-
Freddie Freeman's homer helps Braves topple Mets

...Cespedes following a two-out triple in the third. Colon bunted into a double play in the fourth.Braves first baseman Nick Swisher, who played four seasons for the Yankees, had No. 8 written on the side of his hat in honor of Yogi Berra, who died...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-23/freddie-freemans-homer-h
Aaron Nola shines as Phillies blank Braves

...and got Hector Olivera to fly out to center.With runners on first and second with one out in the sixth, Nola fanned Nick Swisher and induced Jace Peterson into an inning-ending groundout."I felt like I made clutch pitches when I needed to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-08/aaron-nola-shines-philli
Nationals extend Braves' longest losing streak in 27 years

...games in Washington this year, the first time since 1990 that they've been swept by a division foe on the road.Nick Swisher singled in Nick Markakis in the first to give the Braves the lead, but the Nationals responded with five runs in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-06/nationals-extend-braves-
Nationals hammer fading Braves

...then singled over the glove of shortstop Andrelton Simmons and Washington led 2-0.Atlanta halved their deficit when Nick Swisher scored on a groundout.The Nationals broke it open during a five-run second inning that included a bases-loaded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-03/nationals-hammer-fading-