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Phillies rally in 10th inning to upend Braves

ATLANTA - Ryan Howard hit a tiebreaking sacrifice with the bases loaded in the 10th inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 Sunday to stop a six-game losing streak.

Cameron Maybin, Kelly Johnson propel Braves past Phillies

ATLANTA - Cameron Maybin had three hits, including a home run, and Kelly Johnson drove in three runs as the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-5 on Saturday night in their best offensive showing in six weeks.

Braves top Phillies, extend winning streak to three

ATLANTA - Juan Uribe hit a tie-breaking homer in the seventh inning, Julio Teheran delivered another strong home start and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Friday night.

Nationals beat Braves for ninth time this season

ATLANTA - Jordan Zimmermann took a shutout into the eighth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 6-1 on Tuesday night to continue their season-long dominance of the division rivalry.

Dixie Outfitters sees surge in business as Confederate flag controversy continues

ODUM, Ga. - States from Alabama to South Carolina and retailers from Amazon to...the T-shirts and vehicle tags his workers turn out at Dixie Outfitters in Odum, and that kept everyone busy filling a surge in orders and fielding calls Tuesday...

Braves complete sweep of Mets

ATLANTA - Julio Teheran outlasted Matt Harvey in an impressive matchup of right-handers and Atlanta shut out the New York Mets 1-0 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.

Braves hand slumping Mets fourth loss in a row

ATLANTA - Andrelton Simmons got four hits for the Atlanta Braves in a 6-4 win Saturday night over the New York Mets 6-4, who lost their fourth in a row and catcher Travis d'Arnaud to an elbow injury.

Braves rally past Mets in Matt Wisler's major league debut

ATLANTA - Matt Wisler allowed only one run in eight innings in his major league debut, and Jace Peterson hit a two-run double in the eighth to lift the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 win over the New York Mets on Friday night.

Investigation finds no evidence of bias by former Hawks GM Danny Ferry

ATLANTA - An independent investigation has found former Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry was not motivated by racial bias in making statements which ultimately ended his time with the team.