Category Archives: Local Sports

ATLANTA BRAVES OPEN ROAD TRIP WITH WIN IN PHILADELPHIA OVER PHILLIES

The Atlanta Braves defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 7-2 on Thursday night in the opener of a four game National League East set at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia. Highlights included a grand slam by Dansby Swanson in the top of the third inning, the first grand slam of his career. Orlando Arcia hit a solo…read more »

ROME BRAVES DROP ANOTHER OUTING IN BOWLING GREEN, KY TO HOT RODS

The Rome Braves fell to the High A East South Division-leading Bowling Green Hot Rods 6-2 on Thursday night in Bowling Green, KY; that allowed the Hot Rods to take a 3-0 lead in the six-game series between those teams. Game four is set for tonight at 7:35 pm. Rome’s series at Bowling Green continues…read more »

ATLANTA BRAVES DROP SERIES FINALE TO TAMPA BAY RAYS

The Atlanta Braves lost to the Tampa Bay Rays by a final score of 7-5 on Sunday afternoon in the finale of a three-game interleague set at Truist Park, which allowed the Rays to take the series 2-1. Atlanta was led offensively by a pair of newcomers. Stephen Vogt had three hits and an RBI.…read more »

ROME BRAVES END HOMESTAND WITH LOSS TO GREENSBORO GRASSHOPPERS

The Rome Braves fell to the Greensboro Grasshoppers 7-5 to close out a 14-game homestand at State Mutual Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The Braves went 1-5 in their series versus the Grasshoppers and 4-10 on that homestand. They’ll take today off and will open up a six-game set in Bowling Green, KY against the High…read more »