5/3/2016 | Mallex's first 3B becomes first HR after review
Mallex Smith thought he had a pretty interesting story to tell after he was forced to exit his April 11 Major League debut because he busted his forehead open on his first stolen-base attempt. But that story has been trumped by the tale of his first career homer, which became a reality moments after he thought he'd recorded his first career triple
5/3/2016 | Wisler extends mastery of Mets in 8-inning gem
In throwing eight scoreless innings of one-hit ball in the Braves' 3-0 win on Tuesday night at Citi Field, Matt Wisler showed why he garnered so much attention when he came to Spring Training and provided strong indication that he could prove to be one of the most valuable members of Atlanta's rotation this year.
5/3/2016 | Lights-out Matz tabbed for finale vs. Braves
When the Braves completed a three-game sweep of the Mets on June 21, 2015, New York manager Terry Collins was feeling some heat and Atlanta manager Fredi Gonzalez was being lauded for the fact that his team was overachieving in the midst of a massive rebuild.
5/3/2016 | Wisler takes no-no into 5th as Braves top Mets
As it turns out, all the Braves needed to silence the Mets' homer-happy offense was a heavy dose of Matt Wisler. Backed by Mallex Smith's first career homer, Wisler held the Mets hitless into the fifth inning Tuesday, and scoreless through eight in a 3-0 win at Citi Field.
5/3/2016 | Inciarte to begin rehab, could return Saturday
Ender Inciarte could return to the Braves' lineup in time to face his former D-backs teammates this weekend, and Gordon Beckham may not be far behind.
5/3/2016 | Braves' Honorary Bat Girl has amazing outlook
Carol Thomas has maintained a strong spirit and resolve while battling breast cancer for a third time and continuing to provide guidance to her two children. Her determination and positive outlook has earned her the chance to serve as the Braves' Honorary Bat Girl during Sunday's Mother's Day matinee against the D-backs at Turner Field.
5/3/2016 | Pipeline preview: Royals' Dozier, Braves' Sims highlight Minors' slate
After homering in three of his past four games, Hunter Dozier joins Atlanta's Lucas Sims as top prospects in action on Tuesday.