Marlins blank Braves behind starter Jose Fernandez

ATLANTA - Jose Fernandez matched his career high with 14 strikeouts in eight innings and combined with Steve Cishek on a three-hitter as the Miami Marlins shut out the Atlanta Braves 1-0 on Tuesday night.

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...

Miguel Angel Jimenez shines in Champions Tour debut

DULUTH, Ga. - Miguel Angel Jimenez's first round on the Champions Tour went quite well.

Miguel Angel Jimenez goes wire-to-wire in Champions Tour debut

DULUTH, Ga. - Miguel Angel Jimenez held off Bernhard Langer to win the Greater Gwinnett Championship on Sunday, becoming only the third player to lead from start to finish in his debut on the 50-and-over tour.

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 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.