Albuquerque. ON DECK Braves: Atlanta heads to San Diego for a three-game series beginning Friday. Left-hander Mike Minor (4-6, 5.23 ERA) will start the opener. Dodgers: The Cubs arrive Friday for a three-game set, with Dan Haren
loss at Atlanta. The left-hander had been 2-1 with a 1.93 ERA in his previous three starts against the Braves. Mike Minor (4-6, 5.23) opposed Stults last week and beat the Padres (48-60), allowing three runs with six strikeouts
straight game, have been held to 10 runs total in their last five games. Medica's second shot, on a 1-0 pitch from Mike Minor with one out in the third, went an estimated 438 feet into the second deck in left field and gave San Diego a 5-0
meh moment -- from Friday's debacle. It adds up to one of the most disheveled defeats of the season: **Starter Mike Minor (five runs, nine hits allowed) surrendering two early homers to second- year pro Tommy Medica -- the same Medica
Ken Rosenthal tells us all the latest information on J.J. Hardy's upcoming free agency, some moves the Braves almost made and a possible new job for Jason Varitek.
Fredi González comments on Mike Minor's performance in the Braves' 6-5 loss to the Marlins.
ATLANTA (AP) Mike Minor is working to correct flaws in his mechanics that were discovered when he looked at this year's results and matched them up to
run single. Yangervis Solarte led off the third with his first homer since his trade from the Yankees on Tuesday. Mike Minor (4-6) didn't allow another run until Rene Rivera's eighth homer with two outs in the sixth. A few thousand fans
17). "It's good to get hot at the right time," said Laird, who's batting .360 during the hit streak. 2. Mike Minor couldn't have asked for a better get-well opponent on this hot and sticky day As previously mentioned on Saturday
hits and three walks in 6 2-3 innings. BRAVES 11, CUBS 6 CHICAGO (AP) - Chris Johnson homered twice and pitcher Mike Minor hit his second career home run, leading the Atlanta Braves over the Chicago Cubs. Johnson and Justin Upton each drove