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
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
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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
Three Cuts: Braves fall to Nationals in extras
better than he got tonight." 3. B . J . Upton remains the team's go-to leadoff option Saturday marked the 36th game that B . J . Upton 's name led off Gonzalez's lineup ..... The Braves just aren't quitting B . J . Upton yet.
The challenges of a hitting coach
strikeouts. Only two NL teams, the Marlins and Cubs, strike out at a higher rate than the Braves. Dan Uggla, Chris Johnson, B . J . Upton and Justin Upton are among the Braves’ acquisitions who have struck out more frequently with Atlanta than they did with
Lower HR, walk figures put focus back on Braves' strikeouts
s in each of the last three seasons -- which currently stands at 1,384 -- Atlanta is on pace for 1,381 in 2014 and B . J . Upton , with a MLB-high 149, is in line to break Dan Uggla's Braves mark of 168 set in '12. In all, the lineup has three