Atlanta Braves

17-20
4th in NL East
NEWS
Tue, May 17, 2022

3:25pm - Travis d'Arnaud will sit Tuesday against Milwaukee.

3:13pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. (groin) will bat leadoff and serve as Atlanta's designated hitter in Tuesday's game in Milwaukee.

2:57pm - Tyler Matzek placed Matzek on the 15-day injured list Tuesday with left shoulder inflammation, David O'Brien of The Athletic reports.

12:08pm - Spencer Strider manager Brian Snitker suggested after Monday's 1-0 loss at Milwaukee that Strider will likely handle more higher-leverage work late in games in the wake of Tyler Matzek's (shoulder) impending move to the 15-day injured list, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports. "When you lose a guy of [Matzek's] caliber, we may need Strider to fill those late-inning leverage innings," Snitker said.

9:48am - Ian Anderson (32) took the loss Monday, allowing one run on four hits and two walks over six innings as Atlanta fell 1-0 to the Brewers. He struck out three.

Mon, May 16, 2022

10:44pm - Tyler Matzek was placed on the 10-day injured list Monday due to a shoulder injury, Justin Toscano of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

5:54pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. Brian Snitker said that Acuna (groin), who isn't starting Monday against the Brewers, will likely play Tuesday, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.

4:23pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. (groin) isn't starting Monday against the Brewers.

11:52am - Jackson Stephens (0-1) was stuck with the loss Sunday against the Padres, giving up four runs (two earned) on three hits and a walk over two innings of relief. He struck out one.

11:47am - Collin McHugh didn't allow a baserunner in two-thirds of an inning during Sunday's loss to the Padres.

11:41am - Marcell Ozuna went 1-for-4 with a walk, a run scored and a stolen base in Sunday's loss to the Padres.

Sun, May 15, 2022

6:28pm - Dansby Swanson went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run, a walk and an additional run scored during Sunday's 7-3 loss to the Padres in extra innings.

6:15pm - Kyle Wright allowed three runs (one earned) on three hits and two walks over 6.1 innings during Sunday's 7-3 loss to the Pares in 11 innings. He had nine strikeouts and didn't factor in the decision.

9:35am - Travis d'Arnaud is not in Sunday's lineup against the Padres.

9:32am - Ronald Acuna Jr. (groin) is not in Sunday's lineup against the Padres.

Sat, May 14, 2022

8:20pm - Marcell Ozuna went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer in Saturday's win over the Padres.

8:16pm - Matt Olson went 1-for-4 with a solo homer Saturday against the Padres.

8:14pm - Kenley Jansen (2-0) picked up the win Saturday against San Diego, striking out two batters across 1.2 scoreless, hitless innings.

8:01pm - Charlie Morton didn't factor into the decision Saturday against San Diego despite allowing just one run on two hits and a walk while striking out nine batters in six frames.

2:30pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. (groin), who isn't starting Saturday against the Padres, will undergo an MRI, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.

12:53pm - Adam Duvall isn't starting Saturday against San Diego.

12:50pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. (groin) isn't starting Saturday against the Padres.

12:23pm - Travis Demeritte went 3-for-3 with two walks in Friday's loss to the Padres.

12:20pm - Will Smith (0-1) blew the save and took the loss Friday against the Padres, giving up three runs on three hits in one inning of relief. He struck out one.

10:40am - Dansby Swanson went 2-for-4 with a home run and four RBI in Friday's 11-6 loss to the Padres.

10:33am - Max Fried didn't factor into the decision in Friday's 11-6 loss to the Padres, giving up four runs on nine hits and two walks over six innings. He struck out six.

Fri, May 13, 2022

4:09pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. (groin) is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Padres, Kevin McAlpin of 680 The Fan Atlanta reports.

Thu, May 12, 2022

10:44am - Dansby Swanson went 0-for-3 with a walk, a stolen base and a run scored during Wednesday's 5-3 win over the Red Sox.

10:32am - Kenley Jansen (1-0) earned the win after not allowing a hit during a scoreless ninth inning during Wednesday's 5-3 win over the Red Sox. He struck out two and walked one.

10:28am - Orlando Arcia went 3-for-4 with a two-run homer and an additional run scored during Wednesday's 5-3 win over the Red Sox.

10:21am - Ian Anderson gave up three runs on seven hits across 5.1 innings during Wednesday's 5-3 win over the Red Sox. He struck out four and walked one.

Wed, May 11, 2022

4:34pm - Manny Pina Brian Snitker said Wednesday that Pina will undergo season-ending wrist surgery, David O'Brien of The Athletic reports.

4:33pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. absence from the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Red Sox is due to a sore groin, David O'Brien of The Athletic reports.

2:24pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Red Sox, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.

12:42pm - Austin Riley will receive a $3.95 million contract for 2022 after losing his arbitration case with Atlanta on Wednesday, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports.

Tue, May 10, 2022

11:55pm - Kyle Wright (3-2) pitched 4.2 innings, surrendering six runs on seven hits and four walks on his way to a loss against the Red Sox on Tuesday. He struck out four batters.

2:00pm - William Woods is considered day-to-day after leaving his outing Friday for Triple-A Gwinnett with left ankle discomfort, Justin Toscano of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

Mon, May 9, 2022

10:00am - Dansby Swanson went 2-for-3 with a walk, a stolen base and three runs scored in Sunday's win over the Brewers.

Sun, May 8, 2022

11:36pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. went 2-for-4 with a double, a run, an RBI, a stolen base, a walk and a strikeout in Sunday's 9-2 win over Milwaukee.

11:15pm - Charlie Morton (2-3) allowed two hits and three walks while striking out five in five scoreless innings to earn the win over the Brewers on Sunday.

7:23pm - Drew Waters (hamstring) picked up starts Friday and Sunday with Triple-A Gwinnett, going 3-for-8 with an RBI between the two contests.

6:49pm - Kirby Yates (elbow) tossed a 25-pitch bullpen session Friday, Justin Toscano of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

12:04pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. went 2-for-3 with a solo home run, a stolen base and a walk in Saturday's 3-2 win over the Brewers.

11:51am - Kenley Jansen allowed one run on two hits over one inning Saturday to earn the save against the Brewers. He struck out two.

11:47am - Max Fried (4-2) earned the win over Milwaukee on Saturday, hurling seven innings during which he gave up one run on four hits and one walk while striking out eight.

11:18am - Travis d'Arnaud is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against Milwaukee.

Sat, May 7, 2022

2:32pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. will lead off and play right field Saturday against the Brewers, marking the first time he's played the field in consecutive games since returning from his torn ACL, Justin Toscano of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

2:24pm - Travis Demeritte (fatigue) will bat eighth and play left field Saturday against Milwaukee, Justin Toscano of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

7:09am - Dansby Swanson went 1-for-3 with a solo home run in Friday's 6-3 loss to the Brewers.

7:06am - Ronald Acuna Jr. went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Friday's 6-3 loss to the Brewers.

6:59am - Collin McHugh (0-1) took the loss Friday as Atlanta fell 6-3 to the Brewers, giving up two runs on one hit and one walk in one-third of an inning.

6:52am - Spencer Strider gave up four hits and struck out eight over four scoreless innings of relief but didn't factor into the decision in Friday's 6-3 loss to the Brewers.

Fri, May 6, 2022

5:59pm - Mike Soroka (Achilles) hasn't had any setbacks in his recovery process and has been doing some mound work recently, Justin Toscano of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

5:32pm - Travis Demeritte (fatigue) is available off the bench Friday against Milwaukee, David O'Brien of The Athletic reports.

1:37pm - Travis Demeritte (fatigue) remains on the bench Friday against the Brewers, Justin Toscano of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

10:48am - Jesse Chavez is starting Friday's game against the Brewers, Justin Toscano of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

Thu, May 5, 2022

9:52pm - Drew Waters is day-to-day due to a hamstring injury with Triple-A Gwinnett, David O'Brien of The Athletic reports.

9:48am - Drew Waters went 4-for-4 with a home run, two RBI and two runs scored for Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday.

Wed, May 4, 2022

10:58pm - Dansby Swanson went 2-for-3 with a walk, an RBI and two runs scored Wednesday against the Mets.

10:48pm - Guillermo Heredia went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run, a walk and two runs scored Wednesday against the Mets.

10:35pm - Ian Anderson (3-1) allowed one earned run on five hits and four walks while striking out one to earn the win Wednesday against the Mets.

11:58am - Kyle Wright (3-1) took the loss in the second game of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Mets, giving up three runs on nine hits and a walk over seven innings. He struck out three.

11:54am - Guillermo Heredia is starting Wednesday against the Mets.

11:52am - Travis Demeritte was a late scratch from Wednesday's lineup, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.

Tue, May 3, 2022

9:37pm - William Woods was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett following Game 2 of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Mets.

6:36pm - Matt Olson went 1-for-2 with two walks and a three-run home run in a 5-4 loss to the Mets during the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader.

6:33pm - Charlie Morton (1-3) took the loss in the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Mets, coughing up five runs (four earned) on six hits and three walks over 5.2 innings. He struck out three.

6:23pm - Travis d'Arnaud is out of the lineup for Game 2 of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Mets.

2:32pm - Hernan Perez signed Perez to a minor-league contract Thursday and assigned him to Triple-A Gwinnett.

12:32pm - Drew Waters Gwinnett activated Waters (hamstring) from its 7-day injured list Tuesday.

12:29pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. is out of the lineup for the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader with the Mets, David O'Brien of The Athletic reports.

9:44am - Austin Riley went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Monday's 5-2 win over the Mets.

9:41am - A.J. Minter struck out one in a perfect eighth inning Monday to record his third hold of the season in a 5-2 win over the Mets.

9:34am - Collin McHugh struck out the only batter he faced in Monday's 5-2 win over the Mets to record his first hold of the season.

9:29am - Kenley Jansen gave up a hit and struck out one in a scoreless ninth inning Monday to record his seventh save of the season in a 5-2 win over the Mets.

9:29am - William Woods recalled Woods from Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday.

9:26am - Max Fried (3-2) picked up the win in Monday's 5-2 victory over the Mets, giving up two runs on four hits over six innings. He struck out six without walking a batter.

8:55am - Travis d'Arnaud went 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBI in Monday's 5-2 win over the Mets.

Mon, May 2, 2022

12:33pm - Dansby Swanson went 2-for-3 with a double, a run scored and an RBI in Sunday's loss to the Rangers.

Sun, May 1, 2022

8:31pm - William Woods was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett on Sunday.

8:24pm - Kyle Muller was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett on Sunday.

11:28am - Travis d'Arnaud is out of the lineup Sunday against the Rangers, Justin Toscano of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

9:43am - Bryce Elder optioned Elder to Triple-A Gwinnett on Sunday.

9:39am - Kyle Muller recalled Muller from Triple-A Gwinnett on Sunday. He's scheduled to start Sunday's game against the Rangers.

Sat, Apr 30, 2022

2:01pm - Alex Dickerson cleared waivers Saturday and was outrighted to Triple-A Gwinnett.

9:29am - Travis Demeritte went 2-for-4 with a walk, a solo home run and a second run scored in Friday's 6-3 win over the Rangers.

9:27am - Austin Riley went 2-for-5 with a double and a two-run home run in Friday's 6-3 win over the Rangers.

9:21am - Kenley Jansen struck out one in a perfect ninth inning Friday to record his sixth save of the season in a 6-3 win over the Rangers.

9:19am - Ian Anderson (2-1) picked up the win Friday, allowing two runs on three hits and two walks over six innings in a 6-3 victory over the Rangers. He struck out five.

Fri, Apr 29, 2022

3:47pm - Travis d'Arnaud is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Rangers.

Thu, Apr 28, 2022

11:55pm - Kyle Wright (3-0) earned the win over the Cubs on Thursday, tossing seven innings during which he allowed one run on three hits and four walks while striking out eight.

11:25pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. won't be in the lineup Friday against the Cubs, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.

5:31pm - Manny Pina was placed on the 10-day injured list with left wrist inflammation Thursday, retroactive to April 25.

3:33pm - Travis Demeritte will start in left field and bat eighth Thursday against the Cubs.

3:27pm - Ronald Acuna Jr. is starting in right field and leading off in Thursday's game against the Cubs.

10:22am - Dansby Swanson went 1-for-3 with a walk and two RBI in Wednesday's 6-3 extra-inning loss to the Cubs.

10:19am - Charlie Morton didn't factor into the decision in Wednesday's 6-3 extra-inning loss to the Cubs, giving up three runs on four hits and four walks over 2.1 innings. He struck out one.

9:08am - Alex Dickerson designated Dickerson for assignment Thursday.

9:04am - Ronald Acuna Jr. reinstated Acuna (knee) from the 10-day injured list Thursday.

Wed, Apr 27, 2022

2:04pm - Alex Dickerson will serve as Atlanta's designated hitter and No. 6 batter in Wednesday's game against the Cubs, Justin Toscano of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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