Rangers break tie in eighth, edge Braves

...Klein struck out Chris Johnson to end the inning.The game ended when Atlanta's Andrelton Simmons flied out to right fielder Michael Choice on the warning track.Starting pitchers Alex Wood for Atlanta and the Rangers' Derek Holland each...

Mike Minor shines in Braves' victory

...the eighth.Minor led off the eighth with his fifth career double, a ball that the wind carried over the head of right fielder Curtis Granderson. Bonifacio hit a triple to center field that was also helped by the wind and scored on Freddie Freeman's...

Phillies no-hit Braves

...entire the season, and it's good to preserve those wins for our starters. Today it was preserving a no-hitter."Right fielder Marlon Byrd foiled the Braves' best bid for a hit. With runners on second and third in the third inning, Byrd raced...

Braves fend off Nationals' rally, end skid

...game with a left ankle sprain, and manager Fredi Gonzalez said the earliest he might return is Monday.Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth was given the night off because of a sore right ankle and right shoulder.


...Tech product, went 4 for 4 with a double and three RBI. Payton's homer was the first as a professional.Augusta right fielder Tyler Horan went 3 for 4 with a double and two RBI to lead the GreenJackets (48-52). College FootballLions are...

Jason Heyward lifts Atlanta over Philadelphia

...Jordan Walden, the third Atlanta pitcher, but he was thrown out at second base on Utley's strikeout.Heyward, the right fielder, charged in to make a diving catch of Howard's liner.

Reds outfielder is going to fill in at first while Joey Votto tries to heal

CINCINNATI - Four hours before the first pitch, right fielder Jay Bruce was taking ground balls at a position he hasn't played since high school.The Reds are making a big switch to get by...

GreenJackets' bats come alive against Drive

...aggressive is something we've been preaching all year long. If we can carry this, it would be a beautiful thing."Right fielder Tyler Horan was Augusta's spark, going 4 for 4 with a home run and four RBI. He finished a triple shy of the cycle...

Phillies in midst of tailspin

...high-priced guys.General manager Ruben Amaro Jr. will likely field offers from contenders for several players. Right fielder Marlon Byrd, righty A.J. Burnett and ace Cliff Lee, if he returns from the disabled list, would be leading candidates...

Augusta GreenJackets ride bat of Tyler Horan to win over Rome Braves

...The Green Jackets rode his bat to a 7-0 win over the Rome Braves at Lake Olmstead Stadium.The 23-year-old right fielder singled home Augusta's (36-38) first run in the first inning. After an error scored a run, he followed with...