Posts Tagged By CHARLES ODUM

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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Agent: Hawks’ Carroll has no structural damage in knee

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, right, speaks with an injured Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll (5) as Carroll is helped of the court during the second half in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — DeMarre Carroll’s agent says an MRI on Carroll’s left knee showed no structural damage, and Carroll is hoping to play for the Hawks by Friday night’s Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.

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Carroll hurts left knee as Hawks fall to Cavaliers, 97-89

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, right, speaks with an injured Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll (5) as Carroll is helped of the court during the second half in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Hawks have been here before in this postseason, down 1-0 after losing the opening game of a series at home.

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