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5/29/2016 | Folty opposes Shark in Giants' final Turner Field visit

In a pitching matchup that belongs in a spelling bee instead of a ballgame, Atlanta's Mike Foltynewicz will oppose San Francisco's Jeff Samardzija as the Giants visit the Atlanta Braves' ballpark for the final time. The teams begin a four-game series Monday.

5/29/2016 | Bader among top prospect performers Saturday

A look at the top performances from top prospects on Saturday.

5/28/2016 | After rough month, prospect Blair solid in return

May has been miserable for the Braves, but they're ending it on a high note with their first consecutive home wins of the season.

5/28/2016 | Current, former Braves surprise local youth

Matt Wisler, Mallex Smith, Javy Lopez and Brad Clontz represented the team Braves the Southwest Baseball Association's annual Early Bird All-Star Baseball Tournament as part of Major League Baseball's "Play Ball Weekend" initiative.

5/28/2016 | Smith, Braves coach Little Leaguers

A host of lucky youngsters have been "called up" to enjoy a cup of coffee in the big leagues this weekend.

5/28/2016 | Teheran, Braves face Koehler, Marlins in finale

His record may not show it, but Julio Teheran has been pitching like a winner in the month of May. Teheran will take the mound for Sunday's series finale with the Marlins, and righty Tom Koehler will get the ball for Miami.

5/28/2016 | Home sweet home as Braves bats erupt vs. Marlins

At last, the Braves have enjoyed back-to-back success at home. Gordon Beckham belted a three-run homer, while Nick Markakis drove in two runs on Saturday to push Atlanta to a 7-2 win over the Marlins at Turner Field.

5/28/2016 | Aybar lands on DL with right foot contusion

It has been a rough nine days for Braves shortstop Erick Aybar. Aybar, who was hit on the right foot by a pitch from Marlins left-hander Adam Conley in the fourth inning of the Braves' 4-2 win over Miami on Friday night, was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Saturday with a right foot contusion.

5/28/2016 | Reyes, Flaherty among top prospect performers Friday

A look at the best performances from top prospects on Friday.

5/28/2016 | Braves snap RISP woes, break through in clutch

While it might be easy to say that it was only a matter of time, it certainly wasn't easy for the Braves to endure the time that elapsed as they spent the first 35 innings of this homestand putting on a clinic on how to strand a plethora of runners and repeatedly squander scoring opportunities in maddening fashion.

5/27/2016 | Aybar day to day with right foot contusion after HBP

Braves shortstop Erick Aybar exited Friday night's game against the Marlins after getting hit in the right foot by an Adam Conley pitch.

5/27/2016 | Braves prospect Blair throws vs. Chen, Marlins

Wei-Yin Chen will be back at Turner Field for the first time since 2012, getting the nod for Miami in the second of three games in Atlanta. The Braves are countering with right-hander Aaron Blair for the 4:10 p.m. ET start.

5/27/2016 | Braves recall Garcia, DFA Brignac

As Braves third-base coach Bo Porter attempted to help Adonis Garcia get accustomed to playing left field by hitting him fly balls before a game at Citi Field earlier this month, Garcia made it known that he was not happy about the fact he was being asked to make a transition from third base. A few days later, he was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett and given the assignment to learn how to play left field.

5/27/2016 | Markakis' 2-run hit lifts Braves over Marlins

The Braves caught a few breaks and benefited from a successful challenge that set the stage for Nick Markakis to halt his recent woes and allow the Braves to extend their mastery of the Marlins with a 4-2 win on Friday night at Turner Field.

5/27/2016 | Braves welcome RBI teams for Play Ball Weekend

As Kyle Lewis prepares to potentially become the top overall selection in this year's MLB Draft, he has reason to give thanks to John Hollins, an influential baseball coach who has enriched the lives of many young athletes through MLB's Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) program.

5/27/2016 | Simmons has minor setback, won't return next week

Shae Simmons experienced a setback that will prevent him from realizing his goal to join Atlanta's bullpen next week. But the Braves' right-handed reliever remains hopeful that he will soon complete the long road to recovery that follows Tommy John surgery.

5/27/2016 | Home strand: Timely hits evading Braves

The Braves were frustrated by their inability to consistently produce timely hits as they opened this homestand by getting swept by the Brewers. They stranded 27 runners and went 1-for-23 with runners in scoring position during this three-game series, which concluded with Thursday night's 6-2 loss.

5/26/2016 | Brewers dampen Braves' spirits with sweep

Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar homered as the Brewers added to the Braves' home woes and completed their first three-game series sweep of the season with Thursday night's 6-2 win at Turner Field.

5/26/2016 | Pipeline preview: Crawford looking to build on momentum

Here's a look at top prospects to watch Friday in Minor League action:

5/26/2016 | Braves make tough decision to option Kelly

After the Braves burned through the bullpen through the first nine innings of Wednesday's 13-inning loss to the Brewers, Casey Kelly accepted the task of pitching the final four innings. Unfortunately for Kelly, this unexpected development provided the Braves no other choice but to option him back to Triple-A Gwinnett before Thursday's series finale against Milwaukee.

5/26/2016 | Braves' Olivera suspended through Aug. 1

Braves outfielder Hector Olivera was suspended 82 games without pay for violating Major League Baseball's Joint Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Policy. Olivera's 82-game suspension retroactively dates back to April 30 and runs through Aug. 1. The 31-year-old outfielder opted to not file an appeal.

5/26/2016 | Conley, Marlins visit Perez, Braves

The Marlins will track the progress of outfielders Giancarlo Stanton and Christian Yelich when they open a three-game series against the Braves at 7:35 p.m. ET on Friday at Turner Field.

5/25/2016 | Peralta, Brewers set to play their finale at Turner Field

Brewers right-hander Wily Peralta (2-5, 6.96 ERA) is set to square off against Braves righty Matt Wisler (2-3, 2.93) when the teams wrap up a three-game set on Thursday at Turner Field.

5/25/2016 | Villar's hit in 13th sends Brewers past Braves

After facing the Braves' entire bullpen and the guy who had been scheduled to start on Saturday, the Brewers claimed a 3-2 victory courtesy of Jonathan Villar's go-ahead single in the 13th inning on Wednesday night at Turner Field.

5/25/2016 | Kelly gives lift on busy night for Braves' 'pen

After using six different relievers to record the 10 outs that separated starting pitcher Mike Foltynewicz's sixth-inning exit and the end of the ninth, Braves interim manager Brian Snitker provided the final four innings to Casey Kelly.

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