• Swanson fills void after Acuna's exit as Braves top Marlins

    1 month ago - By National Post

    ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves and their manager had plenty of reasons to be unhappy even after completing their first four-game sweep of the Miami Marlins since 2006.
    Seeing slugging rookie Ronald Acuna Jr., who had been on a home-run streak, hit by Jose Urena's first pitch led to two melees on the field and more unrest in the clubhouse.
    Dansby Swanson filled the power void left by Acuna's exit, hitting a two-run homer that led the Braves to a 5-2 win over Miami on Wednesday night.
    Acuna, who had hit leadoff homers in the last three games and homered in five straight games overall, didn't...
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  • Acuna hit by opening pitch, Braves top Marlins 5-2

    Acuna hit by opening pitch, Braves top Marlins 5-2

    1 month ago - By Saint Louis Today

    ATLANTA - Slugging rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. was hit by a pitch before he could take the Marlins deep again, but Dansby Swanson filled the power void for Atlanta, hitting a two-run homer that led the Braves to a...
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