Bobcats beat Hawks at buzzer

ATLANTA - Chris Douglas-Roberts dribbled into the lane and sank a short jumper as time expired, and the Bobcats overcame a 15-point deficit in the final period to beat the Hawks.

Burke County woman reported missing

Burke County officials continued their search Thursday evening for a missing woman.Angela Odum Freeman, 43, was last seen April 2 driving a 2002 White Nissan with Georgia license plate BSX3425, according to a statement...

Freddie Freeman leads Atlanta Braves past Washington Nationals

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman had three hits, including a homer, and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 6-3 on Saturday night to continue their early success against the Nationals.

Braves beat Nationals on bloop hit in 10th inning

ATLANTA - Jordan Schafer scored from first base on Justin Upton's bloop single to right field with two outs in the 10th inning, giving the Atlanta Braves a 7-6 win over the Washington Nationals on Friday night.

Burke County authorities seek missing Girard woman

...authorities are asking for the public's help to find a Girard, Ga., woman who has been missing since last week.Angela Odum Freeman, 44, was last seen April 2 driving a 2002 white Nissan Altima with Georgia license plate BSX3425, Burke County sheriff's...

Expanded replay might make baseball more civil

...home with a lot more money in our pocket," McClendon said, smiling. "It will save me a lot of money."___AP Baseball Writer Noah Trister and Sports Writers Josh Dubow, Antonio Gonzalez and Charles Odum contributed to this story.

Mets surge past Braves

ATLANTA - Eric Young Jr. got three hits, stole three bases and scored four times as the New York Mets overcame Justin Upton's two home runs to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-4 on Thursday night.

Colon, Mets spoil Braves' home opener

ATLANTA - Bartolo Colon combined with two relievers on an eight-hitter, Ruben Tejada drove in two runs with two hits and the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Tuesday night.

Former Hawk Lou Hudson dies at 69

Lou Hudson, a smooth-shooting star for the Hawks who averaged more than 20 points during 13 NBA seasons, died Friday. He was 69.

Ervin Santana does it all in Braves debut

ATLANTA - Ervin Santana allowed only three hits over eight scoreless innings, Jason Heyward homered and drove in two runs and the Braves held off the New York Mets 4-3 on Wednesday night.