DJ LeMahieu hit a long home run to straightaway center field to highlight a two-run rally in the 10th inning and give the Colorado Rockies a 5-3 win over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday at SunTrust Park.

Atlanta pitching prospect Touki Toussaint threw six strong innings in his major league debut and fellow rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. homered for the third straight game to help the host Braves to a 9-1 win over the Miami Marlins in the first game of a day-night doubleheader on Monday at SunTrust Park.

Milwaukee third baseman Mike Moustakas delivered a two-run double to spark a three-run eighth-inning rally and help the Brewers defeat the host Atlanta Braves 4-2 on Saturday at SunTrust Park.

Atlanta right-hander Kevin Gausman allowed only one run over eight innings to win his first start at home since being acquired at the trade deadline, and the Braves overpowered the visiting Milwaukee Brewers 10-1 on Friday at SunTrust Park.

Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman hit back-to-back homers in the fourth and combined to drive in five runs as the Washington Nationals defeated the Atlanta Braves 8-3 in the opener of a day-night doubleheader Tuesday at Nationals Park.

Juventus defeated the MLS All-Stars 5-3 in a penalty-kick shootout after a 1-1 tie through 90 minutes at the MLS All-Star Game before a record crowd at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Wednesday.

The scheduled game between the Miami Marlins and the host Atlanta Braves was postponed on Wednesday because of heavy rains that drenched most of the area near SunTrust Park all day and into the evening.

The Atlanta Braves acquired right-handers Kevin Gausman and Darren O'Day from the Baltimore Orioles before Tuesday's non-waiver trade deadline in exchange for four prospects and international bonus money, both teams announced.

The Atlanta Hawks have placed Carmelo Anthony on waivers, hours after reaching an agreement on a contract buyout. He will become a free agent once he clears waivers.

Los Angeles left-hander Alex Wood earned his sixth straight victory and Yasiel Puig returned from the disabled list to hit a homer and drive in three, helping the Dodgers to a 5-1 win over the host Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park on Saturday night.

Top-seeded American John Isner reached the final of the BB&T Atlanta Open with a 6-4, 6-7 (6), 6-1 victory over fourth-seeded Matthew Ebden of Australia on Saturday.

Wide receiver Julio Jones intends to call the bluff of the Atlanta Falcons, staying away from camp a week after the team informed the All-Pro his existing contract won't be addressed imminently.

Saturday night's game between the host Washington Nationals and Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park was postponed roughly five hours prior to first pitch due to rain.

Sunday's draw between Atlanta United and the visiting Seattle Sounders, played in front of an MLS record 72,243 fans, will be viewed entirely differently by the two teams.

Right-hander Julio Teheran took a shutout into the seventh inning Sunday afternoon as the Atlanta Braves salvaged one win in their three-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks with a 5-1 victory in Atlanta.

Shortstop Nick Ahmed had two hits, including the go-ahead single in the seventh inning, and the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Atlanta Braves 2-1 at SunTrust Park.

Second baseman Ozzie Albies homered from both sides of the plate and lifted the host Atlanta Braves to a 9-5 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday at SunTrust Park.

Russell Martin drove in the go-ahead run in a five-run eighth inning as the Toronto Blue Jays took advantage of poor Atlanta defense and beat the host Braves 6-2 on Tuesday at SunTrust Park.

The Milwaukee Brewers got home runs from Tyler Saladino and Jesus Aguilar in a five-run third inning and hung on to beat the visiting Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Friday at Miller Park, extending their winning streak to five games.

Giancarlo Stanton hit a three-run homer and Aaron Judge added a solo homer as the New York Yankees beat the visiting Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium.

First baseman Freddie Freeman hit his 16th homer to highlight a five-run rally that propelled the Atlanta Braves to a 6-5 win over the St. Louis Cardinals and a sweep of their three-game series at Busch Stadium.

A grand slam by Nick Markakis highlighted a six-run fifth-inning rally and the Atlanta Braves coasted to an 11-4 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday at Busch Stadium.

Adam Duvall's two-run single capped a three-run rally in the seventh inning and lifted the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-5 win over the host Atlanta Braves on Wednesday at SunTrust Park.

Johan Camargo hit his first career grand slam and had a career-best five RBIs in going 4-for-5 to lead the visiting Atlanta Braves to an 11-4 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.

Left fielder Charlie Culberson supplied the only run with a solo homer and left-hander Sean Newcomb picked up his eighth victory as the Atlanta Braves blanked the visiting San Diego Padres 1-0 on Saturday at SunTrust Park.

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