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  • Braves succeeding with Heyward in leadoff spot

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Atlanta Braves - INSIDE PITCH ATLANTA -- If the Braves are going to make a run at the playoffs, they'll likely do it with right fielder Jason Heyward hitting in the leadoff spot. Although he isn't the prototypical...
  • Around MLB

    Around MLB
    American League Central Division White Sox: Iron Gloves Awards: Sox outfielders entered weekend with 20 errors, second in majors behind Rangers' 21. Indians: You can fool some of the people some of the time, but Indians fans never were fooled...
  • The Times' baseball rankings

    Kevin Baxter ranks the 30 teams. Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games: 1. ANGELS: Kole Calhoun is the only player in baseball with a .300 average, 50 runs and 10 homers since June 1. (5) 2. BALTIMORE: Orioles...
  • Cosart, Marlins blank Braves

    The Sports Xchange By Stan Awtrey, The Sports Xchange Cosart, Marlins blank Braves ATLANTA -- Maybe all Jarred Cosart needed was a change of scenery to turn his season around. The right-hander, acquired by Miami via a trade with Houston on July 31,...
  • Braves' Venters headed for 3rd Tommy John surgery

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Atlanta Braves - INSIDE PITCH NEW YORK -- Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez figured the news might be bad for Jonny Venters when the left-handed pitcher went to visit Dr. James Andrews this week. Still, the...
  • Braves 6, Mets 1

    (Updated: CORRECTS 12 to 14 in notes) Braves 6, Mets 1: Mike Minor carried a shutout into the eighth inning and Emilio Bonifacio collected four hits as visiting Atlanta won the rubber match of a three-game series, keeping pace in the National League...
  • Bonifacio has 4 hits, Minor strong again in 6-1 win over Mets

    NEW YORK For those who were still skeptical of Braves pitcher Mike Minor after his performance Friday at Cincinnati, where he took a no-hitter to the eighth inning, his seven-plus innings of four-hit ball Thursday against the Mets should help erase any...
  • Wild card is Braves' best (only?) hope

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Atlanta Braves - INSIDE PITCH NEW YORK -- The 2012 Atlanta Braves were the first team victimized by the addition of second wild card and the subsequent randomness of a single game determining which team advances...
  • Will Jackie Robinson West boost city baseball?

    Will Jackie Robinson West boost city baseball?
    Everyone loves a winner, so the success of the Jackie Robinson West Little League team is certain to spur more interest in youth baseball in Chicago. Being on national TV for two weeks is about as good as it gets, marketing-wise, and last year's team...
  • Orioles following in footsteps of Red Sox?

    The Sports Xchange By John Perrotto, The Sports Xchange Orioles following in footsteps of Red Sox? The Boston Red Sox proved last season that a team can win a World Series without anyone having a monster season. The Baltimore Orioles not only are...
  • As Orioles return home, Chris Davis' offensive struggles are still a major issue

    The Orioles are back home after their first losing road trip of the season and will open an 11-game homestand Monday night against the Tampa Bay Rays. They still maintain a six-game lead over the New York Yankees in the American League East, but the...