Eric Hinske

Francisco Rodriguez #75 of the New York Mets walks to the dugout after giving up three runs in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on June 3, 2011 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Hinske, Braves Beat Up K-Rod In 9th, Topple Mets

Eric Hinske came into the game after a scary injury to rookie Jordan Schafer and later hit a tiebreaking home run in the ninth inning Friday night that sent the Atlanta Braves over the New York Mets 6-3.


David Wright

Jurrjens, Braves Blank Mets 4-0 For DH Sweep

Jair Jurrjens threw seven sharp innings in his return from the disabled list and the Atlanta Braves shut out the struggling New York Mets 4-0 Saturday night to complete a doubleheader sweep.


New York Yankees starting pitcher Freddy Garcia heads to the dugout after the second inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Tuesday, March 8, 2011 in Kissimmee, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Garcia Sharp In Yankees’ 5-4 Win Over Braves

Freddy Garcia tossed three scoreless innings to help the Yankees beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 in front of a packed house at Disney World’s Champion Stadium on Tuesday.