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Braves defeat Phillies to clinch 1st NL East crown in 5 years

The Atlanta Braves capped a most surprising season by clinching their first National League East crown since 2013, with Mike Foltynewicz taking a no-hitter into the seventh inning Saturday in a 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. A year after going 70-92, manager Brian Snitker and his Baby Braves surged back into the playoffs. A loud crowd at SunTrust Park joined ...

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V-Mart ends career in style with 1st-inning infield single

For Victor Martinez, Saturday couldn’t have been more of a storybook ending. Having previously announced that this would be the final game of his career, the 39-year-old Martinez – who started Saturday’s game at first base, marking his first appearance as a fielder since 2016 – turned on the jets one last time to beat out an infield single in ...

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Rookie Rowdy Tellez continues torrid pace as Jays down Rays

Rowdy Tellez’s two-run home run in the fourth inning helped the Toronto Blue Jays to a 5-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday. Tellez added an RBI double in the eighth, finishing 3 for 4 with three RBI as the Blue Jays (71-84) won for the sixth time in eight outings and improved to 4-5 at home against ...

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Yanks become 6th team with at least 250 HRs

NEW YORK — Aaron Hicks reached the right-field seats at Yankee Stadium for the Bronx Bombers’ 250th home run of the season in the second inning on Saturday afternoon, and they aren’t slowing down in their pursuit of the all-time single-season record. One batter later, Luke Voit followed with his 11th home run as a Yankee, a solo bla… MLB ...

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Braves clinch 1st NL East title since 2013

The Atlanta Braves – losers of 90 games one year ago – clinched their first National League East title in five years with a 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday. Braves starter Mike Folty… MLB | theScore

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Acuna's 15th SB puts him in elite company

ATLANTA — Ronald Acuna Jr.‘s torrid second half has led some to believe he might be mentioned in the same breath as Mike Trout as early as next year. The Braves phenom has at least traveled a path similar to the one the Angels superstar navigated during his first season. Acuna helped the Braves move closer to clinching the National ...

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