Kimbrel takes loss as Braves fall to Marlins 4-3
ATLANTA – Craig Kimbrel couldn’t get away with walking two batters in the ninth inning, and the result was a rare home series loss for the Braves.
Braves can’t escape as Kimbrel allows winner
ATLANTA — The game-changing extra-base hit that had eluded the Braves since the first inning of Thursday night’s game appeared to have finally arrived when Dan Uggla powered a 1-1 sinker to the opposite-field gap in the bottom of the ninth. Instead, Giancarlo Stanton made a diving grab to retire Uggla and put a stop to the Braves’ designs on some late-inning fireworks.
Braves quotes after Thursday’s loss to the Marlins