Growing pains in Atlanta, or big changes coming?
inflated contracts to second baseman Dan Uggla (since released with more than $18 million left on his deal) and center fielder B . J . Upton (whom the team has tried to trade in the second year of his five-year, $75.25 million contract). The Upton deal was
Upton's 2 RBI triple helps Braves sweep Phillies
B.J . Upton on his big hit in the 3-2 win and getting the sweep on the road.
Braves cruise past Nationals
B.J . Upton reacts after the Braves' 6-2 win over the Nats.
Braves' B.J . Upton collects 1,000th hit on infield single
ATLANTA -- Braves outfielder B . J . Upton reached a significant milestone on Saturday night, notching the 1,000th hit of his 10-year MLB career. Upton, whose batting
Caray: Freeman's scorching start, B.J . Upton's work with Chipper; more
prescribe than exhibit for fans after last season, but it seems as though we're seeing pieces of what made Fredi Gonzalez put B . J . Upton at No. 2 in the lineup. What are you seeing? Certainly, the extra help he's received from Chipper Jones doesn't hurt
Three Cuts: Freeman, Braves flip script against Marlins' Eovaldi
getting to him, either. B . J . Upton , who was 1 for 11 ..... two-out base hit from B . J . Upton were followed by an RBI ..... Jones swinging. 3. B . J . Upton finding comfort zone ..... to get someone to take BJ Upton at almost any cost
Rosenthal: Braves snag Upton
will sort of over his career with the Tampa Bay Rays. In which he held it up the trauma but often proved quite. That said BJ Upton is a very good player and at 28 he was the youngest of the free agent center fielders. The Braves don't have to give upit up -- the trauma but often proved quite. -- That said BJ Upton is a very good player and at 28 he was the youngest of the free agent center fielders. The Braves don't have
leagues, including a fifth-inning single that helped Atlanta break out of its scoring slump in a win over Philadelphia. B . J . Upton hit a two-run homer in a three-run second as the Braves ended a 25-inning scoreless streak. Bethancourt, recalled from
Chicago team defies the odds with run in LLWS
for the showcase games of Little League, they chipped in. Colorado Rockies reliever LaTroy Hawkins, brothers Justin and B . J . Upton of the Atlanta Braves, Detroit Tigers outfielder Torii Hunter and Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Carl Crawford all dug deep
Reds aiming for series split with Braves
Saturday. They remain one game behind San Francisco for the NL's second wild-card spot. "Just one of those nights," B . J . Upton said. "We couldn't get that run." Justin Upton's 13-game hitting streak was snapped after going 0 for 4. He's