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Sunday Sep 14 | NewsOK.com

Collected Wisdom: Cal Ripken Jr., former Baltimore Orioles star

Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame shortstop Cal Ripken Jr. compiled one of the most accomplished careers in Major League Baseball history. Born into a baseball family, Ripken was a 19-time All-Star.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

NewsOK.com

Collected Wisdom: Cal Ripken Jr., former Baltimore Orioles star

Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame shortstop Cal Ripken Jr. compiled one of the most accomplished careers in Major League Baseball history. Born into a baseball family, Ripken was a 19-time All-Star.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Amazin' Avenue

1999: The burning of Atlanta

This week in 1999: The Mets traveled to Turner Field with their eyes on first and left it feeling last. The Mets played a brief three-game set against the Phillies beginning on September 17 and won two of these matchups even though their attentions were firmly fixed elsewhere.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tom Glavine, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

Texas Rangers

Holland aims for third straight terrific outing to open season

After a rough stretch against the National League East, the Braves will spend the weekend in Arlington, as they open a three-game series against the Rangers on Friday. The Braves, who will be making their first appearance in Arlington since 2008, have lost six of their last nine, all against division opponents.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Derek Holland, Alex Wood, Bengie Molina

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves Freddie Freeman Celebrates Early

Aug 10, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman prepares to bat against Washington Nationals starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez in the first inning of their game at Turner Field. The Braves won 3-1.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Tim Hudson, Brian McCann

Thu Aug 28, 2014

BleacherReport

Key X-Factors That Will Determine Atlanta Braves' Pennant Race Fate

The Atlanta Braves spent much of this season in first place in the NL East, but their struggles in the second half, combined with a surge from the Washington Nationals , has them hoping to stay competitive for a Wild Card spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Freddie Freeman, Dan Uggla, Jordan Schafer

Faith and Fear in Flushing

Another Hard Landing

Faith and Fear in Flushing made its debut on Feb. 16, 2005, the brainchild of two longtime friends and lifelong Met fans.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Freddie Freeman, Craig Kimbrel, Daniel Murphy

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Fish Stripes

Fish Bites: Marlins hit the road at .500

After a 4-2 homestand versus the Arizona Diamondbacks and Texas Rangers, the Miami Marlins head to Colorado to take on the Rockies and look to gain ground on the Wild Card and NL East races.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Texas Rangers, Brock Holt, Baseball Players, Todd Van Poppel

Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves Morning Chop/Box for 8/21

Aug 20, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen and third baseman Josh Harrison dump a gatorade bucket on first baseman Gaby Sanchez after Sanchez drove in the game winning run against the Atlanta Braves during the ninth inning at PNC Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates, Josh Harrison, Andrew McCutchen

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves' Chipper Jones Accepts the ALS Challenge

September 25, 2012; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones is doused with champagne in the locker room after clinching a wild card playoff spot in the game against the Miami Marlins at Turner Field.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

BleacherReport

Yankees' Mark Teixeira Ties Joe DiMaggio for 80th on All-Time Home Runs List

New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira hit his 361st career home run Sunday, tying Joe DiMaggio for 80th place on the all-time home runs list, per ESPN Stats & Info .

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