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|2015 Season (CBSSports.com)||48.00||3.00||0.00||0.00||2.63||1.17||32.00||18.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|vs Baltimore|| 0.0||0||1|| ---||0||0||0|
|vs LHB|| 17.0||0||0|| 1.06||0||3||18|
|vs RHB|| 20.2||0||0|| 5.66||0||7||13|
|Last 10 Games|
Braves P Shelby Miller strikes out 8 in no-decision
|by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com|
|(5/11/15) Braves pitcher Shelby Miller pitched seven strong innings but earned a no-decision in Monday night's 2-1 win over the Reds.
Miller only allowed one run but exited the game with the game tied at 1-1. Luis Avilan entered the game in the eighth inning and earned the win.
Miller struck out eight batters and walked two. He only allowed three hits and now has an impressive 1.60 ERA. This is Miller's third game in a row where he's recorded at least eight strikeouts. He now has 39 for the season.
"The first two innings I was kind of rushing a little bit," Miller said. "[Pierzynski] saw some things with my mechanics, which was nice. After that we settled in pretty good. I was just trying to put up zeroes. We did a good job of that as well."
Miller's next start is projected for Sunday against the Marlins.
Braves' Luis Avilan feeling good heading into bullpen competition
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
|(3/3/15) Braves left-handed pitcher Luis Avilan is competing for a spot in the bullpen this spring after enduring a down season last year, and he's confident he's getting back to the form he showed in 2013, MLB.com reports.
"I feel like all the work I've done in the offseason is really paying off," Avilan said. "I feel really good with my bullpen [sessions] and my live BP. I've been feeling really good with my pitches. The location has been really good, better than last year."
Avilan made 10 appearances in winter ball after posting a 4.57 ERA and 25:21 K:BB ratio in 43 1/3 innings in 2014.
RHP Mitch Atkins heading to Rangers
|by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com|
|(12/17/14) The Rangers have signed right-hander Mitch Atkins to a minor league contract. The 29 year old most recently hurled in the Atlanta system.
Atkins has pitched just 22 innings at the major league level, but none since 2011.
Braves bring Luis Avilan back from Triple-A
|by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com|
|(8/14/14) The Braves recalled pitcher Luis Avilan from Triple-A Gwinnett prior to Thursday's game, the team announced.
Avilan has struggled with the Braves, posting a 4.85 ERA and 1.65 WHIP in 29 2/3 innings before he was sent down in late July. He allowed seven earned runs in 11 2/3 innings at Triple-A as well.
Braves make few roster moves Saturday
|by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com|
|(7/19/14) The Braves announced a pair of roster moves prior to Saturday's game against the Phillies. They purchased the contract of left-hander Chasen Shreve from Double-A Mississippi and optioned left-hander Luis Avilan back down to Triple-A Gwinnett.
|Upcoming 7 Games|
|7/28/15||@ BAL||7:05 pm||Ubaldo Jimenez|
|7/29/15||@ BAL||7:05 pm||Chris Tillman|
|7/30/15||@ PHI||7:05 pm||Cole Hamels|
|7/31/15||@ PHI||7:05 pm||Aaron Nola|
|8/1/15||@ PHI||7:05 pm||David Buchanan|
|8/2/15||@ PHI||1:35 pm||Adam Morgan|
|8/3/15||SF||7:10 pm||Matt Cain|
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