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ATLANTA - Braves catcher Christian Bethancourt displayed his quick feet and rifle arm in the top of the sixth inning when he threw out Michael Taylor trying to steal third base for the second out, with two on and Washington ahead 1-0.
It seemed there could be no further depths to which the Braves could sink after two wrenching defeats against the lowly Rangers, coughing up an eighth-inning lead Friday and giving up three unearned runs to blow a 2-0 lead in a 3-2 loss Saturday.
While Atlanta's pleasantly surprising journeyman Aaron Harang got back to pitching as he had for most of the season, the Braves kept doing what they've done to Stephen Strasburg since the Nationals ace's ballyhooed arrival in the maj...
WASHINGTON - The Braves scored one or no runs in six of their past nine games before Tuesday, and averaged fewer than 2 1/2 runs over their past 15 games.
WASHINGTON - For those pinning their Braves postseason hopes on the proposition of the team continuing to win most of its games against the Nationals, it might be time to reassess.
A 32-second review turned a triple into a game-winning homer for Evan Gattis in the 10th inning Saturday, as the Braves pulled out a 4-3 win that featured a couple of overturned calls that went to Atlanta in the last two innings.