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Giants Hit 3 HRs To Back Lincecum, Beat Braves

Pablo Sandoval splashed a home run into McCovey Cove, Brandon Belt and Marco Scutaro also connected to back Tim Lincecum, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Atlanta Braves 5-1 on Sunday.


Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants doubles to knock in three runs against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on July 17, 2012. (Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

East-Leading Braves Begin 4-Game Visit To AT&T

The Braves will try to keep swinging the bats well and notch their fourth win in five games Thursday night when they open a four-game series in San Francisco.


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Andrelton Simmons Good Bet To Win Gold Gloves For Braves

Andrelton Simmons is a good bet to win several gold gloves during his career, and he’s shown the ability to stay within himself and make adjustments at the plate.


Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco walks off the field between innings against the Atlanta Braves Turner Field on August 18, 2011 in Atlanta. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Giants Fall To Braves, 7-1

Tim Hudson suggested Jason Heyward should move to San Francisco. Then, after a pause: “But still play for us.”


Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants and Brandon Belt #9 are congratulated by Angel Pagan #16 (left) after scoring runs against the Atlanta Braves during the seventh inning at AT&T Park on August 25, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Heyward, Minor Lead Braves Past Giants 7-3

Jason Heyward hit a three-run homer and Mike Minor won for the first time in five starts as the Atlanta Braves beat the Giants 7-3 on Saturday, ending San Francisco’s five-game winning streak.


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Daily Madden: Braves Take Exception To Melk-Man; ‘Rough’ British Open

Atlanta infielder Chipper Jones said the Braves won’t forget Giants left-fielder Melky Cabrera’s ‘happy’ reaction to teammate Gregor Blanco’s three-run homer in the 11th inning of the Giants 9-4 win Wednesday night.


Barry Zito #75 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on July 17, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Zito’s Newfound Success

John Madden takes stock of San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito and his successful season so far.


Evan Longoria of the Tampa Bay Rays rounds the bases after his bottom of the twelveth inning walk off home run against the New York Yankees during the game at Tropicana Field. (J. Meric/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Baseball’s Night To Remember

Thanks to late season collapses by the Red Sox and the Braves, and their own victories on the last day of the season, the St. Louis Cardinals and Tampa Bay Rays squeaked into the playoffs Wednesday night.


Pitching Coach Roger McDowell of the Atlanta Braves.

Tearful Braves Coach Returns After SF Gay Slur Suspension

His eyes red and voice wavering, Roger McDowell returned as the Braves’ pitching coach Friday and apologized for his crude conduct at AT&T Park in San Francisco that led to a suspension.

CBS San Francisco–05/13/2011

Pitching Coach Roger McDowell of the Atlanta Braves.

Braves Coach Fined, Suspended Over Actions At San Francisco Giants Game

Atlanta Braves pitching coach Roger McDowell has been fined and suspended for his inappropriate actions at AT&T Park on April 23.