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McCann, Chipper give Braves third in a row

...nine hits in six innings. Atlanta took a 4-2 lead in the seventh when McCann lined a single to right off reliever Taylor Tankersley to score Renteria from second. McCann finished 3-for-5. Miguel Cabrera's two-out double scored Dan Uggla...
Eight-run inning helps rally Atlanta

...Nine of the first 10 batters reached in the eighth, and the Braves scored off all three Florida pitchers -- Taylor Tankersley, Jhan Marinez and Burke Badenhop.Conrad homered on Badenhop's sinker down the middle with one out to put the...
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Late-inning homers give Braves a boost

...home run since the All-Star break. John Smoltz (8-5) managed to pick up a win despite three shaky innings. Taylor Tankersley (1-1), who gave up the LaRoche home run, came away with the loss. Bob Wickman made his first apperance at...
South Carolina 4, Alabama 3

...Powell on a double then was knocked in on Yaron Peters' sacrifice fly. Bondurant improved to 4-0 with the win, Taylor Tankersley (3-2) gave up the double that scored Powell and put Coutlangus in scoring position for the loss.
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Marlins halt Atlanta rally

...Despite some shaky moments, including a wild pitch to move Jones and Francoeur into scoring position, rookie reliever Taylor Tankersley recovered to strike out Brian McCann and Martin Prado. The Marlins looked as if they'd cruise to victory for most...
Braves notes

...Mets and Phillies. The Marlins visit both in late May, and if they're still atop the division then, they deserve a raise. "We're winning, and it feels great," reliever Taylor Tankersley says. "But it's a long season."
Career-night for Willingham catcher Miguel Olivo's throw and threw back to the plate to get Jose Reyes. Lee Gardner, Kevin Gregg and Taylor Tankersley combined to allow one run in three innings of relief for Florida. With heavy rain falling, former Mets prospect...
Beltran's blast ends slugfest

...Florida added two more unearned runs to finish the scoring. Johnson hit a 413-foot home run to center off reliever Taylor Tankersley (2-1) in the top of the eighth to tie the score 4-4. Jacobs and Hanley Ramirez, a former Augusta GreenJacket...
Talented Betemit waits his turn

...Tuesday that he would likely wait until today to try to get back in a game. Andruw Jones pinch hit Tuesday night and Taylor Tankersley struck him out. Cox said Jones will probably take the field Thursday at the earliest. Reach Brandon Larrabee at...
Prado leads Braves past Marlins

...before getting into trouble in the sixth. Prado delivered an RBI single to make it 4-2.Buente was relieved by Taylor Tankersley, who had not pitched in the majors since July 29, 2008. Tankersley was able to get out of the jam.Escobar hit...
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