Julio Teheran said he took the mound with one goal: “Show everybody what I can do.”
Evan Gattis blames himself for not getting his catcher’s mitt lower and keeping Adeiny Hechavarria from scoring on a wild pitch.
It seems the Atlanta Braves can do no wrong, and Brandon Beachy couldn’t be happier.
The Braves showed good focus, beating Miami 3-0 on Wednesday night as Martin Prado homered and Paul Maholm combined with three relievers on a six-hitter.
Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen was more excited about Giancarlo Stanton’s glove than his bat.
The right fielder had the biggest hit of the game — a two-run homer, but what really impressed Guillen was his diving catch that saved at least two runs in Miami’s 8-4 win over Atlanta Wednesday night.
Brian McCann and Dan Uggla each hit a three-run homer and the Atlanta Braves snapped their longest losing streak of the season, beating the Florida Marlins 7-1 Tuesday night to end a four-game skid.
For the second day in a row, the Atlanta Braves used home turf advantage to beat the Florida Marlins.
John Buck drove in the go-ahead run with a seventh-inning single and the Florida Marlins held off the Atlanta Braves 6-5 on Thursday night to win their second straight road series.