Braves win: Upton brothers homer in ninth


The Atlanta Braves trailed the Chicago Cubs 5-1 entering the eighth inning of Saturday’s game. After scratching across three runs against Cubs reliever Kyuji


Fujikawa in the eighth they unloaded on Carlos Marmol in the ninth.

B.J. Upton hit a game tying home run, moments later his younger brother hit his second home run of the night giving the Braves a thrilling 6-5 win.

The first of Justin Upton’s two home runs can be seen below.

Braves starter Julio Teheran lasted only five innings in his season debut, allowing five runs.

Upton now has five home runs in the first five games of the season.

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