|Sep. 29 10:57 AM PT11:57 AM MT12:57 PM CT1:57 PM ET13:57 ET17:57 GMT1:57 CST10:57 AM MST12:57 PM EST1:27 PM VEN21:57 UAE12:57 PM CT-Upton pounded out four hits - including his 27th home run - and drove in three runs in a 5-4 loss to Philadelphia on Saturday.
Analysis: Upton is hitting .264 with three homers and six RBIs in the month of September.
|Sep. 19 12:00 PM PT1:00 PM MT2:00 PM CT3:00 PM ET15:00 ET19:00 GMT3:00 CST12:00 PM MST2:00 PM EST2:30 PM VEN23:00 UAE2:00 PM CT-Upton went 2 for 4 with a two-run home run in Wednesday's win over the Nationals.
Analysis: It was his 26th of the season but only his second since Aug. 22. He's now hit safely in six straight games.
|Sep. 10 5:53 PM PT6:53 PM MT7:53 PM CT8:53 PM ET20:53 ET0:53 GMT8:53 CST5:53 PM MST7:53 PM EST8:23 PM VEN4:53 UAE (+1)7:53 PM CT-Upton was back in the lineup Wednesday after leaving Tuesday's game when he fouled a ball off his right knee.
Analysis: Upton went 0 for 4 and is now 2 for 25 (.080) with eight strikeouts in his last eight games.
|Aug. 29 8:38 PM PT9:38 PM MT10:38 PM CT11:38 PM ET23:38 ET3:38 GMT11:38 CST8:38 PM MST10:38 PM EST11:08 PM VEN7:38 UAE (+1)10:38 PM CT-Upton is expected to miss at least one game after being hit on the left hand with a pitch Thursday.
Analysis: The injury isn't considered serious, but manager Fredi Gonzalez wants to give Upton at least one game off. With the Braves comfortably on their way to the playoffs, Upton's return isn't a priority.
|Aug. 21 9:12 PM PT10:12 PM MT11:12 PM CT12:12 AM ET0:12 ET4:12 GMT12:12 CST9:12 PM MST11:12 PM EST11:42 PM VEN8:12 UAE11:12 PM CT-Upton was a late scratch Tuesday with a strain in his upper left back.
Analysis: It's uncertain how much more time he will miss.
|Aug. 11 12:26 PM PT1:26 PM MT2:26 PM CT3:26 PM ET15:26 ET19:26 GMT3:26 CST12:26 PM MST2:26 PM EST2:56 PM VEN23:26 UAE2:26 PM CT-Upton has left the Braves' game against the Marlins with an apparent left leg injury. The team provided no immediate update on Justin Upton's status.
Analysis: Upton flexed his left leg after running to first base on an unsuccessful sacrifice bunt attempt in the fifth inning. Marlins catcher Koyie Hill threw out Mike Minor at third base as Upton reached on the fielder's choice. His older brother, B.J. Upton, entered the game as a pinch-runner. Freddie Freeman followed with a three-run homer off Henderson Alvarez that gave Atlanta a 4-3 lead.
|Aug. 10 3:48 PM PT4:48 PM MT5:48 PM CT6:48 PM ET18:48 ET22:48 GMT6:48 CST3:48 PM MST5:48 PM EST6:18 PM VEN2:48 UAE (+1)5:48 PM CT-Upton homered for the 22nd time this season and six time in eight games in Atlanta's 5-0 win over Miami on Friday.
Analysis: Upton owns a 1.325 OPS during a 13-game hitting streak with 14 RBIs and the Braves are undefeated in that stretch.
|Aug. 8 12:50 PM PT1:50 PM MT2:50 PM CT3:50 PM ET15:50 ET19:50 GMT3:50 CST12:50 PM MST2:50 PM EST3:20 PM VEN23:50 UAE2:50 PM CT-Upton extended his hit streak to 12 games by finishing a triple shy of the cycle and driving in three runs Wednesday in a 6-3 victory over Washington.
Analysis: Upton, now batting .272, is 22 for 50 (.440) with five homers, four doubles and 13 RBIs during his streak.
|Aug. 7 12:04 PM PT1:04 PM MT2:04 PM CT3:04 PM ET15:04 ET19:04 GMT3:04 CST12:04 PM MST2:04 PM EST2:34 PM VEN23:04 UAE2:04 PM CT-Upton extended his hit streak to 11 games in a 2-1 win over Washington on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Upton is batting .413 (19 for 46) with four homers, 10 RBIs and 11 runs scored during his streak.
|Aug. 6 10:31 AM PT11:31 AM MT12:31 PM CT1:31 PM ET13:31 ET17:31 GMT1:31 CST10:31 AM MST12:31 PM EST1:01 PM VEN21:31 UAE12:31 PM CT-Upton was 3 for 4 with his 20th home run and fourth in five games in Atlanta's 3-2 win at Washington on Monday.
Analysis: Upton is 17 for 42 during a 10-game hitting streak with an OPS of 1.241 and 10 RBIs.
|Aug. 5 2:00 PM PT3:00 PM MT4:00 PM CT5:00 PM ET17:00 ET21:00 GMT5:00 CST2:00 PM MST4:00 PM EST4:30 PM VEN1:00 UAE (+1)4:00 PM CT-Upton had two hits and drove in a run in the Atlanta Braves' 10th straight victory, 4-1 over the slumping Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday night.
Analysis: Upton, batting .260, is 14 for 38 (.368) during a nine-game hit streak and has driven in nine runs.
|Aug. 2 2:00 PM PT3:00 PM MT4:00 PM CT5:00 PM ET17:00 ET21:00 GMT5:00 CST2:00 PM MST4:00 PM EST4:30 PM VEN1:00 UAE (+1)4:00 PM CT-Upton drove in five runs with two homers, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Colorado Rockies 11-2 on Thursday night for their seventh straight win.
Analysis: Upton, batting .258, is 10 for 25 (.400) in his last six games and went 7 for 14 (.500) in the final three against Colorado.
|Aug. 1 2:52 PM PT3:52 PM MT4:52 PM CT5:52 PM ET17:52 ET21:52 GMT5:52 CST2:52 PM MST4:52 PM EST5:22 PM VEN1:52 UAE (+1)4:52 PM CT-Upton had three hits in the Braves' 9-0 win over Colorado on Wednesday.
Analysis: The Atlanta outfielder, now batting .257, is 8 for 20 (.400) during a modest five-game hit streak after going 1 for 21 in his previous five games.
|July 12 3:14 PM PT4:14 PM MT5:14 PM CT6:14 PM ET18:14 ET22:14 GMT6:14 CST3:14 PM MST5:14 PM EST5:44 PM VEN2:14 UAE (+1)5:14 PM CT-Upton went 3 for 4 with a double and two runs scored in a 6-5 win over Cincinnati on Thursday.
Analysis: Upton is 8 for 17 with a homer, five doubles and six RBIs in his last four games.
|July 10 10:45 AM PT11:45 AM MT12:45 PM CT1:45 PM ET13:45 ET17:45 GMT1:45 CST10:45 AM MST12:45 PM EST1:15 PM VEN21:45 UAE12:45 PM CT-Upton homered, doubled twice and scored three runs, while B.J. had two hits, drove in a run and scored to help beat the Miami Marlins 6-4 Tuesday night.
Analysis: Upton is 5 for 10 with a homer, four doubles and five RBIs in the last two games.
|June 30 11:38 AM PT12:38 PM MT1:38 PM CT2:38 PM ET14:38 ET18:38 GMT2:38 CST11:38 AM MST1:38 PM EST2:08 PM VEN22:38 UAE1:38 PM CT-Upton finished with three hits and two runs scored Saturday in an 11-5 win over Arizona.
Analysis: Upton had been hitting .171 over his previous 12 games.
|June 13 1:20 PM PT2:20 PM MT3:20 PM CT4:20 PM ET16:20 ET20:20 GMT4:20 CST1:20 PM MST3:20 PM EST3:50 PM VEN0:20 UAE (+1)3:20 PM CT-Upton went 2 for 4 and hit his 15th homer in a 5-3 loss at San Diego on Wednesday.
Analysis: Upton went 5 for 13 in the series, though Atlanta lost all three games. It was his first homer since May 17.
|June 3 12:20 PM PT1:20 PM MT2:20 PM CT3:20 PM ET15:20 ET19:20 GMT3:20 CST12:20 PM MST2:20 PM EST2:50 PM VEN23:20 UAE2:20 PM CT-Upton was 3 for 4 in Atlanta's 6-3 win over Washington on Sunday.
Analysis: Upton has gone homerless in his last 13 games, his last home run coming on May 17. He went 14 games earlier this season without a homer.
|May 18 5:40 PM PT6:40 PM MT7:40 PM CT8:40 PM ET20:40 ET0:40 GMT8:40 CST5:40 PM MST7:40 PM EST8:10 PM VEN4:40 UAE (+1)7:40 PM CT-Upton gave Atlanta the lead with a sixth-inning grand slam and the Braves finally unveiled their full-strength lineup, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-5 on Friday night.
Analysis: Upton, who finished the night with five RBIs, leads the majors with 14 homers. He hit 17 all of last season.
|May 14 11:03 AM PT12:03 PM MT1:03 PM CT2:03 PM ET14:03 ET18:03 GMT2:03 CST11:03 AM MST1:03 PM EST1:33 PM VEN22:03 UAE1:03 PM CT-Upton had a brilliant return to Chase Field, going 4 for 5 with a double and his major league-leading 13th homer in Atlanta's 10-1 win over Arizona on Monday.
Analysis: Upton's return to Arizona seemed to be a bit of a spark as he hadn't homered since April 27 and was hitting .182 over his last 10 games.
|May 4 3:43 PM PT4:43 PM MT5:43 PM CT6:43 PM ET18:43 ET22:43 GMT6:43 CST3:43 PM MST5:43 PM EST6:13 PM VEN2:43 UAE (+1)5:43 PM CT-Upton went 0 for 4 in Friday's 7-5, 10-inning loss to the New York Mets.
Analysis: Upton has cooled off quite a bit since his blazing start. The slugging left fielder is just 4 for 26 (.154) over his last eight games.
|Apr. 28 1:38 PM PT2:38 PM MT3:38 PM CT4:38 PM ET16:38 ET20:38 GMT4:38 CST1:38 PM MST3:38 PM EST4:08 PM VEN0:38 UAE (+1)3:38 PM CT-Upton hit his major league-leading 12th homer in the eighth inning of Saturday's 7-4 loss to Detroit.
Analysis: Eleven of Upton's homers have been solo shots.
|Apr. 24 3:44 PM PT4:44 PM MT5:44 PM CT6:44 PM ET18:44 ET22:44 GMT6:44 CST3:44 PM MST5:44 PM EST6:14 PM VEN2:44 UAE (+1)5:44 PM CT-Upton slugged his 11th homer in a 10-2 win over Colorado on Tuesday.
Analysis: Upton leads the Majors in homers and has gone deep in back-to-back contests.
|Apr. 24 2:14 PM PT3:14 PM MT4:14 PM CT5:14 PM ET17:14 ET21:14 GMT5:14 CST2:14 PM MST4:14 PM EST4:44 PM VEN1:14 UAE (+1)4:14 PM CT-Upton and B.J. Upton cracked back-to-back homers for the first time, leading Atlanta past the Colorado Rockies 10-2 Tuesday night to complete a doubleheader sweep that began with the coldest game at Coors Field.
Analysis: Upton leads the majors with 11 homers.
|Apr. 24 11:07 PM PT12:07 AM MT1:07 AM CT2:07 AM ET2:07 ET6:07 GMT14:07 CST11:07 PM MST1:07 AM EST1:37 AM VEN10:07 UAE1:07 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. 13 1:43 PM PT2:43 PM MT3:43 PM CT4:43 PM ET16:43 ET20:43 GMT4:43 CST1:43 PM MST3:43 PM EST4:13 PM VEN0:43 UAE (+1)3:43 PM CT-Upton went 3 for 5 with an RBI in a 6-4, 10-inning victory over Washington on Friday.
Analysis: Upton has four doubles, six homers and 10 RBIs on the season.
|Apr. 7 3:48 PM PT4:48 PM MT5:48 PM CT6:48 PM ET18:48 ET22:48 GMT6:48 CST3:48 PM MST5:48 PM EST6:18 PM VEN2:48 UAE (+1)5:48 PM CT-Upton slugged two home runs, including the game-winning shot in the ninth, in a 6-5 win over the Cubs on Saturday.
Analysis: Upton has four homers and has hit safely in each of his first five games.
|Apr. 6 3:34 PM PT4:34 PM MT5:34 PM CT6:34 PM ET18:34 ET22:34 GMT6:34 CST3:34 PM MST5:34 PM EST6:04 PM VEN2:34 UAE (+1)5:34 PM CT-Upton hit his third homer and drove in two runs in a 4-1 win over the Cubs on Friday.
Analysis: Upton is 4 for 13 with five RBIs on the season.
|Apr. 4 3:24 PM PT4:24 PM MT5:24 PM CT6:24 PM ET18:24 ET22:24 GMT6:24 CST3:24 PM MST5:24 PM EST5:54 PM VEN2:24 UAE (+1)5:24 PM CT-Upton drilled his second home run of the season in a 9-2 victory over Philadelphia on Wednesday.
Analysis: Upton finished 1 for 3 with two RBIs. Both his hits have been homers.
We check in for our weekly update from Bill Belichick and get his take on the Pats win over the Texans on the road, the benching of Stevan Ridley, and Antonio Smith's thinly veiled Spygate comments after the Texans lost.
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Kirk Minihane answered any and all questions from the listeners and John and Gerry.
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