Sizzlin’ Braves Win Ninth in a Row

Dan Uggla’s determination to beat out a potential inning-ending double-play grounder allowed Justin Upton to cross the plate and give the Braves a lead Craig Kimbrel preserved in Saturday’s 5-4, 12-inning win over the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.  The Braves have won nine in a row and lead the Washington Nationals by 11.5 games in the National League Eastern Division.   Brandon Beachy pitched 6 1/3 solid innings, giving up 3 earned runs and a strikeout to aid the Braves in the victory.

Brandon Beach Returns to the Mound for the Atlanta Braves

Brandon Beachy pitched a solid 6 1/3 innings on Saturday, helping the Atlanta Braves win their ninth game in a row.

Image Credit:  Rome News-Tribune(H/T: Justin Bowman/, Fox Sports)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s