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Cardinals drop Pirates to advance to NL Championship Series

...plate.At 23 years, 31 days, Cole was the youngest NL pitcher to start Game 5 of a division series and the fifth-youngest NL pitcher to start a winner-take-all postseason game, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-09/cardinals-drop-pirates-a
Andrew McCutchen poised to be Pirates' next MVP winner

...outdistance the best everyday players?Detroit right-hander Justin Verlander won the AL MVP award two years ago, but no NL pitcher has won since Bob Gibson in 1968.Molina's contributions to the Cardinals, who had the NL's top record at 97-65...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-09-30/andrew-mccutchen-poised-
Medlen, Braves hammer Mets

...11-3 on a stormy Saturday.Atlanta has won the past 19 games Medlen (8-1) has started, dating to 2010. And the NL Pitcher of the Month for August improved to 13-0 in his past 24 starts overall."He pitches and it seems like the guys like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-09-08/medlen-braves-hammer-met
Lee, Phillies cool off Braves

...numbers, he hardly resembled the blossoming ace who went 9-0 with a 0.97 ERA in 12 starts last season and was named NL pitcher of the month in both August and September.Medlen issued a walk to load the bases once in the first and twice in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-04-04/lee-phillies-cool-braves
Braves fall to Marlins in 10 innings

...22-year-old rookie, had lost his past four starts and came into the game with the lowest winning percentage of any NL pitcher at 4-12. But he permitted just two runners to reach second base."He was throwing 97 (mph), 98 even in the eighth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-09-18/braves-fall-marlins-10-i
Jurrjens works his magic

...the streaking Atlanta Braves beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-0 on Friday night.Jurrjens (11-3) became the first NL pitcher with 11 wins and lowered the league best ERA to 1.89 in a performance that will almost certainly get the attention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-07-01/jurrjens-works-his-magic
Overtime

...Atlanta's center fielder, won his sixth consecutive Gold Glove. Maddux had won 13 consecutive Gold Gloves, the most by an NL pitcher and three short of the overall record for pitchers set by Jim Kaat. It was Hampton's first Gold Glove. Hampton made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/06/oth_389147.shtml
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Kawakami struggles for Braves, Wainwright buoyed

...innings of a 2-1 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday. The 33-year-old right-hander entered as the only NL pitcher in the Grapefruit League with two wins and a 0.00 ERA, although he minimized the damage when the Cardinals had four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/15/bra_514789.shtml
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Offense, Hudson rolling as Braves blow out Reds

...in and stayed unbeaten for the last two months. Hudson improved to 9-0 in his last 11 starts and became the first NL pitcher to reach the 15-win mark. The Braves lead the NL in batting on the road, and made themselves cozy at one of the majors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/21/bra_140488.shtml
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Hampton ends Maddux's string of Gold Gloves

...routine fly that led to the Giants' extra-inning loss in Game 3. Maddux had won 13 straight times, the most by an NL pitcher and three short of the overall record for pitchers set by Jim Kaat. Hampton beat out his Braves teammate in winning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/06/bra_388867.shtml
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