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Cardinals Beat Astros To Pull Even With Braves

AP | CHRIS DUNCAN | Posted 11.27.2011 | Sports

HOUSTON — Chris Carpenter and the St. Louis Cardinals completed one of the more remarkable comebacks in baseball history, clinching the NL wild ...

Phillies Reach 100 Wins For 3rd Time

AP | By PAUL NEWBERRY | Posted 11.26.2011 | Sports

ATLANTA -- The Philadelphia Phillies have started winning again, just in time to claim their 100th victory and start gearing up for the playoffs. Cli...

Truth In Advertising: MLB WILD Card Races Coming Down To Wire

AP | By HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 11.26.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- Never in the long history of Major League Baseball has any team held a lead in September of eight games or more for a postseason berth a...

Craig Kimbrel Could Be Even Better in 2012

Ben Berkon | Posted 11.23.2011 | Sports
Ben Berkon

In just his second Major League season, the 23 year-old has become the best closer in the National League.

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Len Berman | Posted 11.22.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The NFL has sent a memo to all the teams to warn them about faking injuries. Teams could face disciplinary action. What? There's faking in football?

Braves Skid Continues

AP | By STEVEN WINE | Posted 11.22.2011 | Sports

MIAMI -- Chipper Jones hurried back from Atlanta after attending to a family matter, arrived at the stadium in the second inning and came off the benc...

Ex-Braves Pitching Coach: John Smoltz Cheated

Posted 11.21.2011 | Sports

"If you're not cheating, you're not trying hard enough." For several years now, "cheating" in sports has become synonymous with performance-enhan...

Playoff Picture: National League

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.21.2011 | Sports

Around 9:00 pm EST on Tuesday night, it looked as if the clock was already striking midnight for the St. Louis Cardinals. The Atlanta Braves, who ...

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Len Berman | Posted 11.21.2011 | New York
Len Berman

With the news that Colts quarterback Peyton Manning underwent stem cell treatment in Europe for his neck, comes word that free agent wide receiver Terrell Owens is in Korea for the same kind of treatment on his knee.

Pair Of Three-run Homers Carry Braves Past Marlins

AP | PAUL NEWBERRY | Posted 11.13.2011 | Sports

ATLANTA — Brian McCann was really down on himself. He's feeling a lot better now....

Phillies Star Out With Concussion After Being Nailed By Pitch

Posted 11.08.2011 | Sports

By ROB MAADDI, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA -- Needing a sweep to have a realistic chance to challenge for the division title, the Atlanta Braves ...

Hurricane Forces Mets To Postpone 2 Games

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 10.26.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Linda Denman walked up to Citi Field and right away noticed something different – new 4-foot-high steel flood gates, running al...

Cubs End Uggla's Hitting Streak

AP | By CHARLES ODUM | Posted 10.14.2011 | Sports

ATLANTA -- Dan Uggla was quick to acknowledge he never thought he'd have a hitting streak as long as 33 games. Now the Chicago Cubs are streaking....

Still Streaking: MLB Player Homers To Extend Run

AP | CHARLES ODUM | Posted 10.12.2011 | Sports

ATLANTA — Even Dan Uggla thinks this is unbelievable. Uggla belted a pair of solo homers off Carlos Zambrano to extend his hitting streak to an...

Thirty-Something: MLB Player Continues Amazing Hit Streak

AP | Posted 10.11.2011 | Sports

MIAMI -- Atlanta Braves second baseman Dan Uggla has extended his hitting streak to 31 games with a single in the first inning against the Florida Mar...

Loss No. 10,000

AP | PAUL NEWBERRY | Posted 09.30.2011 | Sports

ATLANTA — The Braves started the day savoring a trade that bolstered their playoff hopes. They ended it with the 10,000th loss in franchise his...

Fans Rip Umpire For Questionable Call

Posted 09.26.2011 | Sports

Perhaps Jerry Meals just wanted to go home. After 19 epic innings, MLB umpire Jerry Meals called Atlanta Braves infielder Julio Lugo safe at home, ...

MLB Marathon Game Ends In Controversy

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.26.2011 | Sports

PITTSBURGH (Associated Press) — Pirates president Frank Coonelly issued a statement on Wednesday, a day after his team's 4-3 loss to the Braves in A...

Rockies Fall, Gonzalez Re-Injures Wrist

AP | Posted 09.21.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Carlos Gonzalez appeared to be coming back strong from a troublesome right wrist injury. Then with one searing swing of the bat, something w...

Gonzalez Saves The Day At The Last Minute

AP | By ARNIE STAPLETON | Posted 09.20.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Brooks Conrad made the most of a rare start. Conrad, playing for the injured Dan Uggla, homered, scored twice and used his speed on th...

Ubaldo Says Goodbye To Rockies?

AP | ARNIE STAPLETON | Posted 09.19.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Carlos Gonzalez singled home the winning run off Eric O'Flaherty with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to lift the Colorado Rockies ...

Coors Field Too Sunny For Rockies To Win?

AP | By ARNIE STAPLETON | Posted 09.18.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- It's the age-old excuse: the sun got in my eyes. Only this time, it was the truth. Rockies first baseman Todd Helton said he's inquired abo...

Man In Wedding Dress Interrupts Baseball Game

Posted 09.17.2011 | Sports

A man in a wedding dress ran onto Turner Field and interrupted the Braves-Nationals game in the bottom of the eighth inning on Saturday. A handful of ...

Mets: Not Out of the Race

Steven Hirsch | Posted 09.10.2011 | Sports
Steven Hirsch

As an optimistic Mets fan, I am just not ready to give up on 2011. The Mets have just been playing too well as of late for the front office to dismantle the roster at the deadline.

Rockies Slumping... Again

AP | By CHARLES ODUM | Posted 09.06.2011 | Denver

ATLANTA -- Jim Tracy is hoping better health and improved starting pitching leads to a second-half run after his Colorado Rockies fell five games belo...