The Atlanta Braves fell to the Houston Astros 4-2 on Wednesday afternoon in the finale of a brief two-game interleague set at Minute Maid Park out in Houston, Texas, allowing the Astros to take the series and extending the Braves’ current losing streak to six straight games.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the Houston Astros 8-3 on Tuesday night in the opener of a two-game interleague series at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. It was the Braves’ fifth straight loss.
The Atlanta Braves were off on Monday night and will return to action tonight with the opener of a brief two-game interleague series in Houston, Texas against the Astros. Bartolo Colon will serve as the starting pitcher for the Braves, while (former Brave) Charlie Morton will head to the mound for the Astros. First pitch is set for 8:10 pm at Minute Maid Park. The game will be broadcast on WLAQ AM 1410. Air time for pre-game programming is 6:55 pm from the Atlanta Braves Radio Network.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the St. Louis Cardinals 6-4 in a marathon 14-inning game to close out a three-game weekend set at SunTrust Park on Sunday, allowing the Cards to sweep the series. It was the Braves’ fourth consecutive loss.
The Atlanta Braves’ series finale versus the New York Mets on Thursday night at SunTrust Park was postponed due to rain. New York had a 3-1 lead when the game was called in the fourth inning, thanks in part to a two-run homer from Jay Bruce. The fourth and final game of the series will be made up in its entirety at a later date to be determined.