ATLANTA (AP) - Lane Adams says he believes the baseball cliche that hitting is contagious. In the Braves' biggest inning in six years, the hot hitting spread all the way to his spot on the bench. Adams delivered a pinch-hit, three-run homer in Atlanta's eight-run fifth inning and the Braves held
A pair of hard-throwing right-handers oppose each other Friday when Milwaukee makes its only visit to Atlanta this season, to begin a three-game series at SunTrust Park. The Brewers will send Jimmy Nelson (5-3, 3.28 ERA) against the Braves' Mike Foltynewicz (4-5, 4.26) in the opener. Atlanta won
Another Braves fan bit the dust in a race against "The Freeze."