Stories tagged: Braves
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 11:16 a.m.
Boise High School covers old Native American logo
An Idaho school district has painted over a mural that some considered disrespectful to Native Americans.
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, 6:45 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Red Sox slugger Ortiz records wake-up calls for Boston kids
Nothing like a pre-dawn phone call from Red Sox slugger David Ortiz to get you out of bed in the morning. At least that’s the idea behind a Boston Public …
Fri., July 15, 2016, 7:16 p.m.
Baseball notes: Piniella cheers as Suzuki chases 3,000 hits
Still unsure exactly what to expect from the Japanese newcomer, Lou Piniella kept waiting for the rookie to pull a ball. Too many hits sprayed to left field, he thought- …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 7:06 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Baseball at Fort Bragg a big hit for MLB, military
There was a sense of wonderment from every perspective Sunday when Major League Baseball staged the first regular-season professional game on an active military base. The unlikely convergence of efforts …
Thu., May 26, 2016, 7:04 p.m.
Notebook: Boggs No. 26 retired at Fenway
The `chicken man’ has lost a little of the shimmer from his trademark mustache over the years, but every pilgrimage Wade Boggs makes to Fenway Park still feels like old …
Tue., May 17, 2016, 7:25 p.m.
Baseball Notes: Odor suspended for 8 games and Bautista for 1 after brawl
Texas second baseman Rougned Odor was suspended for eight games and fined $5,000 by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for punching Toronto’s Jose Bautista on the jaw.
Mon., May 2, 2016, 7:07 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Last-place Braves reshuffle roster, make 7 moves
The last-place Atlanta Braves reshuffled their roster Monday night, making seven moves while trying to boost a punchless lineup. The Braves went into the series opener against the New York …
Sun., April 10, 2016, 5:47 p.m.
Sore Jacob deGrom to miss next turn in Mets rotation
One week into the season, the heralded New York Mets starting rotation is having health issues. Jacob deGrom, the 2014 NL Rookie of the Year, will miss his scheduled start …
Tue., Oct. 8, 2013
Dodgers in NLCS
LOS ANGELES – Juan Uribe hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning after Clayton Kershaw started on short rest for the Dodgers in a 4-3 victory over the …
Mon., Oct. 7, 2013, 10:33 p.m.
Uribe sends Dodgers to NLCS
Juan Uribe hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 to advance to the NLCS for the first time …
Sat., Oct. 5, 2013
Braves hold off Dodgers to even series at 1-1
ATLANTA – Flashing plenty of fire and some nifty defense, the Atlanta Braves recaptured their Turner Field swagger. Now, they’re headed to Dodger Stadium with the N.L. division series tied. …
Fri., Oct. 4, 2013
Kershaw, Dodgers have way
ATLANTA – Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers opened the playoffs looking intent on ending that quarter-century drought since their last World Series championship. For the Atlanta Braves, another …
Fri., Oct. 5, 2012
Red Sox fire manager Bobby Valentine
The Boston Red Sox thought Bobby Valentine would restore order to a coddled clubhouse that disintegrated during the 2011 pennant race. Instead, he only caused more problems.