Saturday, March 28
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Julio Teheran labored through 5 2-3 innings, allowing only two runs, and the Atlanta Braves roughed up Clay Buchholz for 12 hits and four runs in a 4-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Friday in a game called in the top of the seventh inning because of rain.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have optioned outfielder Eury Perez and two other players -- pitchers Manny Banuelos and Williams Perez -- to Triple-A Gwinnett. Atlanta now has 40 players in its major league camp.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Joey Logano won the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race Sunday at Martinsville Speedway, and Chase Elliott earned the right to make his debut in the series by qualifying 27th. Logano turned a fast lap at 98.461 mph in the third round of qualifying.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Several NASCAR drivers think tire tampering is a real problem. NASCAR has confiscated tires from teams after the last two races. It took tires from red-hot points leader Kevin Harvick and Joey Logano after the race at Phoenix two weeks ago, and declared them fine a few days later. It took tires from Harvick, Kurt Busch, Paul Menard and Ryan Newman last weekend.