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Braves hope to stave off elimination vs. Dodgers

Braves hope to stave off elimination vs. Dodgers

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October 08 The Braves, though, bounced back from two shutouts in Los Angeles to edge the Dodgers 6-5 and force a Game 4 in Atlanta on Monday. If needed, Game 5 would be Wednesday at Los Angeles. FULL STORY

Dodgers to unleash Kershaw on Braves

Dodgers to unleash Kershaw on Braves

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October 04 The Los Angeles Dodgers' curious starting pitching decision to open the National League Division Series suddenly looks like a load of trouble for the Atlanta Braves. FULL STORY

Dodgers go with Ryu in NLDS opener against Braves

Dodgers go with Ryu in NLDS opener against Braves

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October 03 The Dodgers announced that Hyun-Jin Ryu and not Clayton Kershaw will start Game 1 of the series on Thursday at Dodger Stadium, even though Kershaw will be on regular rest after last pitching Saturday in San Francisco. FULL STORY

Braves, Freeman ready for a fight from Phillies

Braves, Freeman ready for a fight from Phillies

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September 19 The Phillies get the Braves in Philadelphia for three games to end the regular season, but it may not matter after the teams' four-game series at SunTrust Park starting Thursday night. FULL STORY

Cardinals, Braves square off in pivotal series

Cardinals, Braves square off in pivotal series

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September 17 Miles Mikolas (15-4, 2.99 ERA) will start for the visiting Cardinals, with fellow right-hander Mike Foltynewicz (11-9, 2.66) getting the call for the National League East-leading Braves at SunTrust Park. FULL STORY

Braves go for seventh straight win vs. Nationals

Braves go for seventh straight win vs. Nationals

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September 15 Julio Teheran has made five consecutive starts on Opening Day for the Atlanta Braves and has two All-Star Games on his resume, but where the right-hander might fall in a postseason rotation remains in doubt. FULL STORY

Braves try to secure NL East title against Nationals

Braves try to secure NL East title against Nationals

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September 14 The Atlanta Braves have built a 7 1/2-game lead in the National League East thanks to 42-21 record within the division and a 45-30 overall road record -- the best in the league. FULL STORY

Braves' Sanchez will try to complete sweep of Giants

Braves' Sanchez will try to complete sweep of Giants

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September 12 Anibal Sanchez will attempt to turn the tables on the San Francisco Giants in more ways than one Wednesday afternoon when he takes the mound for the finale in a three-game series between teams headed in opposite directions. FULL STORY

Braves look to continue road trip success vs. Giants

Braves look to continue road trip success vs. Giants

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September 11 he Atlanta Braves will seek more late-game magic when they face the free-falling San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night in the middle meeting of a three-game series. FULL STORY

Youthful Braves open series with skidding Giants

Youthful Braves open series with skidding Giants

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September 09 One of baseball's best collections of young hitters goes head-to-head with one of the National League's best young starting pitchers when the Atlanta Braves and San Francisco Giants begin a three-game series FULL STORY