Shelby Miller flirts with no-hitter
Shelby Miller, who didn’t allow a hit until the eighth inning, got a no-decision despite a two-hit effort with 10 strikeouts and now has gone 16 starts without a victory.
Starter Shelby Miller loses fifth straight decision
Shelby Miller hasn’t got a victory since losing a no-hit bid with two outs in the ninth inning at Miami on May 17.
San Diego earns split in the four-game series
San Diego, down 4-1 going to the eighth, had three hits and a walk against Brandon Cunniff in the 11th to even their record at 31-31 with a 4-3 road trip.
Gerrit Cole wins NL-leading ninth victory
Gerrit Cole allowed six hits, walked three and hit two batters, but the Braves were 0-for-7 with runners in scoring position against him.
Hawks rout Suns for 58th victory of season
The Hawks, who weeks ago clinched the Southeast Division title and the best record in the Eastern Conference, are 58-19 with five games left after improving to 34-5 at home.
Hawks 105, Wizards 96
After its win streak was snapped at 19 Monday, the Atlanta Hawks resume the magic with a win over the Washington Wizards.
Paul Milsap scored 22 to help Hawks past Thunder
The Hawks won for the 29th time in the past 31 games with a victory over the Thunder before a sellout crowd of 19,203 on Friday night at Philips Arena.
Jeff Teague notches double-double as Hawks top Pacers
The victory, the team’s 14th straight, assured the Hawks’ Mike Budenholzer of being coach for the Eastern Conference in the All-Star Game and gave Atlanta 28 victories in its past 30 games.
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.