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Teheran, Simmons lead Braves past Arizona, 3-0

Saturday - 6/29/2013, 12:10am  ET

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Julio Teheran throws in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Friday, June 28, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Associated Press

ATLANTA (AP) -- Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez didn't want his team to have any hiccups following Chipper Jones' big celebration at Turner Field.

Julio Teheran pitched six strong innings, Andrelton Simmons homered and Atlanta beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-0 on Friday night.

"It was a good overall night on a very memorable night with Chipper getting his number retired," Gonzalez said. "We ran the bases well, executed some things offensively and hopefully it carries on the rest of the weekend."

The Braves, who have won three of four and lead second-place Washington by 5
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