|Sep. 1 11:35 AM PT12:35 PM MT1:35 PM CT2:35 PM ET14:35 ET18:35 GMT2:35 CST11:35 AM MST1:35 PM EST2:05 PM VEN22:35 UAE1:35 PM CT-Upton had four hits, including the game-winning single in the 11th inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-4 for their sixth straight win on Saturday night.
Analysis: Upton, who entered the game hitting only .186, had a two-run homer and three singles after striking out in his first two at-bats. The single in the 11th off Ryan Webb (1-5) drove in pinch-runner Paul Janish from second base. Upton's homer was his first since June 15.
|Aug. 8 12:45 PM PT1:45 PM MT2:45 PM CT3:45 PM ET15:45 ET19:45 GMT3:45 CST12:45 PM MST2:45 PM EST3:15 PM VEN23:45 UAE2:45 PM CT-Upton had a season-high four hits in Atlanta's 6-3 win over Washington on Wednesday.
Analysis: Upton, batting just .198 this season, is 10 for 21 (.476) during a modest five-game hit streak to open this month.
|July 14 9:43 AM PT10:43 AM MT11:43 AM CT12:43 PM ET12:43 ET16:43 GMT0:43 CST9:43 AM MST11:43 AM EST12:13 PM VEN20:43 UAE11:43 AM CT-The Atlanta Braves have activated outfielder B.J. Upton from the 15-day disabled list and put catcher Gerald Laird on the DL. The NL East leaders made the moves Saturday before playing Philadelphia.
Analysis: Upton strained his right adductor muscle on July 12. He is hitting .177 with eight homers and 20 RBIs.
|July 2 5:34 PM PT6:34 PM MT7:34 PM CT8:34 PM ET20:34 ET0:34 GMT8:34 CST5:34 PM MST7:34 PM EST8:04 PM VEN4:34 UAE (+1)7:34 PM CT-Upton has left the Braves' game against the Marlins with left forearm spasms. Miami right-hander Tom Koehler struck out Upton to end the second inning of Tuesday night's game. Upton shook his left hand in apparent pain while walking back to the dugout.
Analysis: The Braves say Upton's status is day to day. Reed Johnson took over for Upton in center field to open the third inning. Upton is hitting only .176 with eight homers, 19 RBIs and seven stolen bases.
|June 2 9:13 AM PT10:13 AM MT11:13 AM CT12:13 PM ET12:13 ET16:13 GMT0:13 CST9:13 AM MST11:13 AM EST11:43 AM VEN20:13 UAE11:13 AM CT-Upton returned to the lineup and had two hits, including a game-ending single in the 10th inning that lifted the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday night.
Analysis: Upton, hitting only .145 at the start of the game, had been held out of two straight starts by manager Fredi Gonzalez, who hoped the rest would jumpstart the center fielder.
|May 31 4:14 PM PT5:14 PM MT6:14 PM CT7:14 PM ET19:14 ET23:14 GMT7:14 CST4:14 PM MST6:14 PM EST6:44 PM VEN3:14 UAE (+1)6:14 PM CT-Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez says he has considered asking Upton to work out his struggles in a minor league assignment.
Analysis: Upton, signed to the biggest contract in franchise history at five years, $75.25 million, has a .146 batting average, 109 points below his seven-year career mark with Tampa Bay. He is hitless in the Braves' past seven games. He was out of the lineup Friday for the second straight night.
|May 23 3:19 PM PT4:19 PM MT5:19 PM CT6:19 PM ET18:19 ET22:19 GMT6:19 CST3:19 PM MST5:19 PM EST5:49 PM VEN2:19 UAE (+1)5:19 PM CT-Upton hit his fourth home run in Atlanta's 8-3 win over Minnesota on Wednesday.
Analysis: Unlike his brother Justin, B.J.'s first season in Atlanta has been a struggle. He's hitting .155 and Wednesday marked his first homer since April 23.
|May 14 11:49 PM PT12:49 AM MT1:49 AM CT2:49 AM ET2:49 ET6:49 GMT14:49 CST11:49 PM MST1:49 AM EST2:19 AM VEN10:49 UAE1:49 AM CT-Upton was back in action for the Braves on Wednesday.
Analysis: Upton left the Braves' 10-1 win over Arizona on Monday with a left shoulder contusion.
|Apr. 24 11:06 PM PT12:06 AM MT1:06 AM CT2:06 AM ET2:06 ET6:06 GMT14:06 CST11:06 PM MST1:06 AM EST1:36 AM VEN10:06 UAE1:06 AM CT-Brothers B.J. and Justin Upton of the Atlanta Braves hit back-to-back homers for the first time in their careers during the fifth inning of the second game in Tuesday's doubleheader against the Colorado Rockies. The Uptons have homered in the same game three times this season.
Analysis: It was the 27th time in major league history brothers hit homers in the same game but only the second time they did it in consecutive at-bats. Lloyd and Paul Waner of the Pittsburgh Pirates homered successively on Sept. 15, 1938.
|Apr. 15 3:50 PM PT4:50 PM MT5:50 PM CT6:50 PM ET18:50 ET22:50 GMT6:50 CST3:50 PM MST5:50 PM EST6:20 PM VEN2:50 UAE (+1)5:50 PM CT-Upton went 3 for 5 with two doubles in a 9-0 win over Washington on Sunday.
Analysis: Upton had gone just 1 for 18 over his previous four games.