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Sat. Apr 19, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Upton smacked his fifth homer of the year as part of a 3-for-5 night against the Mets on Saturday. Impact: The younger Upton finished with three RBI, two runs and a swipe in the 7-5 victory, bringing his totals to 14 runs, 12 RBI and two stolen bases on the year. For now, his .333 average is nearly 60 points above his career average of .276, and with one more game against the Mets before opening a series with the Marlins -- a team he has batted .305 against in 52 career games -- there's no reason why his recent success shouldn't continue.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Apr 14, 2014
News: Upton was 2 for 3 with his fourth homer in four games Sunday against Washington. Impact: Upton is 11 for 14 over his last four games with eight RBIs.(STATS, 6:37pm)
Sun. Apr 13, 2014
News: Upton recorded his third straight three-hit game, doubling twice Saturday against Washington. Impact: Upton is 14 for 26 with five extra-base hits over his last seven games after going 1 for 15 with seven strikeouts through his first four games.(STATS, 8:33pm)
Sat. Apr 12, 2014
News: Jordan Schafer scored from first base on Justin Upton's bloop single to right field with two outs in the 10th inning, giving the Atlanta Braves a 7-6 win over the Washington Nationals on Friday night. Impact: Upton had three hits, including a solo homer in the eighth inning. Upton has six hits, three home runs and five RBIs in his last two games. He's also 11 for 22 in his past six.(STATS, 8:19pm)
Fri. Apr 11, 2014
News: Upton was 3-for-3 with a walk, a home run and two RBI against the Nationals on Friday night. Impact: He got to play the hero twice, tying the game with a solo home run in the eighth inning that sent it into extra innings and then providing the game-winner with a run-scoring single in the 10th inning to end it. He now has three long ones on the year to go with a solid .324 average, so he is doing his share to keep the Braves in what may well be a season-long battle for supremacy in the NL East.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Apr 11, 2014
News: Eric Young Jr. got three hits, stole three bases and scored four times as the New York Mets overcame Justin Upton's two home runs to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-4 on Thursday night. Impact: Upton drove in three runs with three hits. He's 8 for 19 (.421) in his last five games after starting the season 1 for 15 with seven strikeouts.(STATS, 7:04pm)
Thu. Apr 10, 2014
News: Upton went 3-for-4 with a pair of homers and three RBI in Thursday's 6-4 loss to the Mets. Impact: Upton, who entered the game with no extra-base hits, has been turning things around after a brutal start to the year, recording three multi-hit games in his last five.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Apr 5, 2014
News: Upton went 2-for-4 with a walk, a strikeout, a stolen base and two runs scored in Saturday's win over the Nationals. Impact: Upton was 1-for-15 for the season and hitless in his last three starts coming into Saturday's game but got back on track with a pair of base knocks. It's also nice to see him take off on the basepaths, after he attempted just nine steals last season. He's struck out eight times in 21 plate appearances thus far, but those come with the territory.(RotoWire, )
Justin Upton
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 2"  Wt: 204  Age: 26
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 8/25/1987, Norfolk, Virginia
College: None
Debut: 2007
Salary: $14,458,333
Injury Status
No Current Injury