| Jun 11, 2014
It certainly didn’t take long for St. Francis High alumnus Christian Bergman to achieve his ultimate career goal.
Four years after being drafted by the Colorado Rockies, the starting pitcher made his Major League debut Monday night with Colorado...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 5:30 PM
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves' struggling offense badly needed a boost and rookie catcher Christian Bethancourt supplied it.
Bethancourt, promoted from Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday, was 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs as the Braves defeated the...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:20 PM
MIAMI – With one third-inning swing Tuesday, Giancarlo Stanton became the first Marlin since Dan Uggla in 2010 to reach the 30-homer and 100-RBI plateaus.
He's already achieved the third-highest homer total in club history behind Garry Sheffield's...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:41 PM
Three times the Miami Marlins split the first two games of series on a nine-game trip that stopped in three time zones.
They failed to win a series, dropping the finale in each city.
Sunday at Turner Field, the Marlins looked like a team that couldn't...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:01 PM
ATLANTA — Philadelphia right-hander Kyle Kendrick won his third straight start Tuesday, holding the Atlanta Braves scoreless over seven innings in a 4-0 win at Turner Field.
Kendrick (8-11) gave up three hits, two walks and struck out four in...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:04 PM
“MVP! MVP! MVP!”
Thank you, thank you, I owe it all to … wait, those aren’t blogger-of-the-year chants? What, Kobe’s in the house? Peyton Manning’s making an unexpected L.A. visit?
No, it seems the roar is...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 8:02 PM
The Miami Marlins took another stumble on an agonizing road trip of missed opportunities Friday that dealt a severe blow to their dwindling playoff hopes.
Two crushing hits by Braves cleanup hitter Justin Upton and shoddy fielding by the Marlins added...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Dan Haren did not flirt with perfection in the Dodgers’ 4-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday, though his attack on plausibility continued.
Haren is the right-hander whose grasp on a rotation spot was hanging by a fingertip after he...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:39 PM
Finally losing to the Atlanta Braves, that was probably inevitable. Losing left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu to injury, that's not any part of the Dodgers’ future plan.
The Dodgers had gone 5-0 against the Braves this season, but fell, 3-2, on Wednesday at...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:47 PM
KEY MOMENT: Trailing by a run, the Dodgers threatened against All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel in the ninth inning, loading the bases with one out. With two on and one out, Adrian Gonzalez hit a line drive that fell inches in front of Justin Upton in left...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:46 PM
It’s summertime, summertime, sum, sum, summertime …
School has yet to open its doors for some, so enjoy the summer while you can. Seems the Dodgers are.
The Dodgers completed their nine-game road trip Thursday afternoon with a 6-4 victory...