Hou 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 6 0
Atl 2 0 5 3 0 0 1 0 0 11 13 1
Date of game: 3/25/2012

Recap: Atlanta vs. Houston

Lake Buena Vista, FL (Sports Network) - Freddie Freeman belted two home runs and knocked in three runs to lead the Atlanta Braves to an 11-1 decision over the Houston Astros in spring training action on Sunday.

Dan Uggla smacked a home run in the first, and Brian McCann added a long ball in the third for the Braves, who saw starter Jair Jurrjens allow just one run on three hits with seven strikeouts over six innings.

Matt Downs knocked in the only Houston run, while Jake Goebbert accounted for two of the Astros' six hits. Zach Duke was shelled for 10 runs on eight hits in 3 1/3 innings on the mound.

Game Notes

The Inside Line: Kyle Busch's chances of making the Chase

Kyle Busch won Sunday's road course race in Sonoma, California, but he still has a long way to go to become eligible for a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

Extra Points: Bennett is far down on Seahawks' list

NFL players have a very short shelf life to make significant amounts of money so it's tough to fault anyone who has outperformed a contract when they go knocking on the door to ask for more.

Mackanin to remain Phillies interim manager

Pete Mackanin will remain interim manager of the Philadelphia Phillies for the remainder of the season, the team announced Tuesday.

Report: Thunder sign Singler to extension

The Oklahoma City Thunder have reportedly retained restricted free agent forward Kyle Singler with a five-year contract extension.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.