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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
Baltimore's Chris Davis is top vote-getter for All-Star Game

...baseman David Wright will represent the host team in the 84th All-Star game. Harvey received the most votes among NL pitchers in the player balloting, outpacing the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw.Atlanta closer Craig Kimbrel was among the pitchers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-07-06/baltimores-chris-davis-t
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
Fielder propels National League to All-Star win

...the Giants became a winner in his second All-Star try, following a defeat in 1999, and his closer Wilson, the 10th NL pitcher, got two outs for the save.Texas' C.J. Wilson, the fourth AL pitcher, took the loss for the team run by his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-07-12/fielder-propels-national
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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In the beginning

...his 500th homer to notice. 1969 (93-69, first in NL West) MANAGER: Lum Harris RECAP: Aaron not only crushes NL pitchers with 44 homers, 97 RBI and .300 average, but he crushes the Sports Illustrated cover jinx. He appears on the Aug...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/21/bra_86106.shtml
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