Pitcher Julio Teheran sharp in 5-0 victory
Julio Teheran (3-1) allowed three hits, walked two and struck out a season-high six, including a stretch of five straight.
Braves lose consecutive games for first time
Adeiny Hechavarria went 3-for-3 with a sacrifice fly, scored two runs, drove in three and hit his first home run of the season to help Miami to a 6-2 victory on Wednesday.
Hawks win NBA-leading 26th victory at home
Atlanta had six players score in double figures: guard Dennis Schroder (17 points), Kyle Korver (16), Paul Millsap, forward DeMarre Carroll (13), center Al Horford (11) and guard Jeff Teague (11).
Georgia Tech captured the No. 1 football player from Georgia on Wednesday when it officially signed Washington County’s A.J. Gray to highlight its haul on National Signing Day.
Atlanta hopes Quinn can transform team’s defense
Dan Quinn, the defensive coordinator for NFC champion Seattle, and the Falcons had to wait until after the Super Bowl to make the final announcement.
Hawks top Timberwolves 112-100
Atlanta matched the franchise record for wins in a month by improving to 14-0 in January.
Hawks run win streak to 13 games
The Hawks have now won 27 of their last 29 and retained their five-game lead in the NBA’s Eastern Conference.
Blue Devils beat Jackets in Atlanta for first time since 1994
Duke (5-1, 1-1 ACC) caused Georgia Tech (5-1, 2-1) to commit a season-high three turnovers on its first four possessions of the second half, and the Blue Devils converted them into 14 points.
Four different players score on the ground for the Jackets
Former Deerfield-Windsor standout Tony Zenon Tony had two catches for 39 yards and scored a rushing touchdown for the Yellow Jackets.
Evan Gattis produces game’s only run
The Atlanta Braves left-hander, who lost 1-0 decisions earlier this season against the Philadelphia Phillies and the Miami Marlins, pitched eight scoreless innings and matched his career high with 12 strikeouts Sunday.