Posts Tagged Atlanta

Foltynewicz pitches into 8th, Braves beat Brewers 2-1

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Mike Foltynewicz works in the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta rookie Mike Foltynewicz had command of his pitches, and that gave him the edge he needed to top Jimmy Nelson and the Milwaukee Brewers.

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Peterson’s 11th-inning single lifts Braves past Brewers, 3-2

Atlanta Braves' Jace Peterson, right, is doused with water by teammate Freddie Freeman, far left, as Jonny Gomes runs out to celebrate his game-winning single to score teammate Alberto Callaspo in the eleventh inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Atlanta. The Braves won 3-2. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Jace Peterson was much more decisive on his first-pitch swing in the 11th inning than trying to determine if that hit was the highlight of his rookie season.

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Hawks’ G Korver out for the playoffs with sprained ankle

Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver (26) walks off the court after being injured against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the second half in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Hawks guard Kyle Korver is done for the playoffs because of an ankle injury, another blow to a team already trailing Cleveland 2-0 in the Eastern Conference finals.

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James leads Cavs to 94-82 win over Hawks, 2-0 series lead

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) is fouled by Atlanta Hawks guard Jeff Teague (0) during the second half in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Forget the Big Three.

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Hawks Coach: Carroll’s status vs. Cavs a game-time decision

Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll warms up before the first half in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Atlanta. Carroll was injured in Game 1 but will start tonight. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll was a surprise starter in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference final against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night.

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