Team piles up team record 568 yards of total offense
Matt Bryant, who sent the game into overtime with a 51-yarder at regulation time expired, connected from 52 yards early in overtime as the Falcons opened with a 37-34 victory Sunday over the rival Saints at the Georgia Dome.
Recently called up Bethancourt was 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs
Center fielder B.J. Upton hit a two-run home run and the Braves scored their highest number of runs in more than two weeks.
Phillies toss combined 11th no-hitter in MLB history
Starting pitcher Cole Hamels didn’t allow a hit through six innings and the bullpen did the rest as the Philadelphia Phillies recorded their first shared no-hitter and 12th overall.
The Atlanta Braves made it interesting against the Los Angeles Dodgers’ bullpen, leaving two runners in scoring position when Kensley Jansen struck out center fielder B.J. Upton to end the game.
Braves swept by Phillies
The Phillies sweep the Braves in Atlanta for the first time since 2011 as the Braves fall further back in the NL East standings.
Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma pitched seven strong innings despite the unfamiliar heat and humidity as the Mariners won their fifth straight game, defeating the Braves 2-0 on Wednesday.
The New York Yankees have agreed with Duluth's Brian McCann on a five-year, $85 million contract, according to several reports.
News and notes from the Atlanta Falcons' Sunday loss to the Seattle Seahawks
With free agency looming, the career of all-star catcher Brian McCann with the Braves could be winding down.
Braves wrap regular season with 12-5 win
The Braves don’t earn the best record in the NL because of a St. Louis win on Sunday, but Atlanta will soar into the playoffs with a 12-5 win against Philadelphia to wrap up the regular season.