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9 hrs ago | Talking Chop

Series Recap: Braves vs. Marlins

This series was about pitching; pitching and strikeouts and making hitters look ridiculous.

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Related Topix: Sports, Craig Kimbrel, Evan Gattis, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

14 hrs ago | Talking Chop

Justin Upton's alarming strikeout rate

While Justin Upton has been one of the more dangerous hitters in the National League so far he is still struggling at the plate in ways as he leads the league in strikeouts.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Atlanta Braves

20 hrs ago | Jays Journal

Blue Jays Extension Candidates: Three Scenarios

There has been a recent trend of signing young talent to long-term deal. Teams are showing a willingness to overpay these young high ceiling talents during their arbitration years and buying out their first couple years of free agency.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brett Cecil, Brett Lawrie, Craig Kimbrel, Julio Teheran, Drew Hutchison

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Philly.com

Franco waiting in the wings

The Phillies believe they have a long-term solution at third base, a revolving-door position filled mostly by players from outside their farm system ever since Scott Rolen ascended to baseball heaven - that's St. Louis in case you've forgotten - in the middle of the 2002 season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddy Galvis, Cesar Hernandez, Baseball Players, Cody Asche

The Macon Telegraph

Gattis' double helps Braves top Marlins 3-1

Aaron Harang allowed one run and six hits in six innings with 11 strikeouts and one walk, raising his ERA from 0.70 to 0.85.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Arquimedes Caminero, Mike Dunn, Craig Kimbrel, Evan Gattis, Carlos Marmol

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Gattis' double helps Braves top Marlins 3-1

"He's got a short, simple swing," the Atlanta Braves manager said. "If you talk to him about hitting, he feels like he's the one who gets himself out most of the time, but it sure is nice to give him a day off and still bring him in for a pinch-hit situation to impact the game."

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Arquimedes Caminero, Mike Dunn, Chris Johnson, Dan Uggla

Rant Sports

Atlanta Braves' Offense Needs To Wake Up

Where is the help for the dominant pitching of the Atlanta Braves ? Game after game fans have to witness great efforts on the mound from the Braves' starting pitchers only to watch the offense not hold up their end of the bargain at all.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Alex Wood, Jason Heyward

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Marlin Maniac

Jose Fernandez Baffles the Braves

No big deal, just another routine night for "The Kid" as he struck out 14 batters en route to a 1-0 victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Alex Wood

Wall Street Journal

Mets See Replay System's Pains Firsthand

Major League Baseball's foray into the world of instant replay remains a work in progress, with controversial calls and unprecedented situations seemingly occurring on a nightly basis.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Travis D'Arnaud, Dan Uggla

Talking Chop

Atlanta Braves Minor League Players of the Week: April 14-20

Cody Martin has a right to be all smiles after his great start against Norfolk last week.

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Related Topix: Sports, Todd Cunningham

Talking Chop

Series Preview: Braves vs. Marlins

Let's be honest: the Marlins are not going to be in the playoffs this year. Still, that doesn't mean they don't have a competitive team.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves

The State

Recap: Atlanta vs. Miami

Evan Gattis smoked a frozen rope to left for a two-run game-winning homer in the bottom of the 10th inning that gave the Atlanta Braves a 4-2 win over the Miami Marlins in the opener of a three- game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Evan Gattis, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Anthony Varvaro, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Mike Dunn

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

Brewers' Gomez has no plans to apologize

The Brewers center fielder was ejected along with Pittsburgh outfielder Travis Snider and Milwaukee bench coach Jerry Narron after a shouting match escalated into a brawl during the third inning of the Brewers' win Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Lucroy, Baseball Players, Martin Maldonado, Gerrit Cole, Paul Maholm, Brian McCann

Marlin Maniac

Marlins vs. Braves Series Preview: Q and A with Tomahawk Take

The Marlins are set to face the Braves after Atlanta won a series against the New York Mets.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Dan Uggla, Evan Gattis

Country Weekly

Jason Aldean Joins Major League Baseball Effort to Battle Breast Cancer

Jason will be the only music star on a panel of judges to pick cancer survivors to be honorary bat girls for Major League Baseball games on Mother's Day .

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Related Topix: Sports, Evan Longoria, Baseball Players, Pablo Sandoval

CBS Local

Marlins Head To Atlanta To Take On The Braves

If Atlanta's Julio Teheran wasn't intimidated facing a former Cy Young Award winner his last time out, it seems unlikely he would be fazed by Miami's Tom Koehler.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Julio Teheran, Stephen Strasburg

Talking Chop

Braves Daily News Digest: 4/21

See what Chipper Jones had to say about Carlos Gomez's latest antics and the other top news surrounding the Braves.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Chipper Jones, Andrelton Simmons, Atlanta Braves

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Curtis Granderson comes through for Mets against Braves

SUNY Broome will hold its fifth annual Sleep Out for the Homeless on May 1 starting at 5:30 p.m. The Binghamton Senators defeated the Norfolk Admirals, 4-2, to conclude the 2013-14 regular season on Saturday at the Broome County Veterans Memorial The B-Mets scored a run in the bottom of the eighth on an RBI single by Matt Clark to squeak out a 3-2 ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Jenrry Mejia, Ruben Tejada, Curtis Granderson, David Hale, NHL Players

Faith and Fear in Flushing

Ain't That Grand?

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, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Jason Bay, David Wright, Chipper Jones, Daniel Murphy

Sun Apr 20, 2014

MDJonline.com

Atlanta escapes as Kimbrel struggles in 9th

Jordan Walden got the final out with the bases loaded after Atlanta manager Fredi Gonzalez pulled star closer Craig Kimbrel, and the Braves held off the New York Mets 7-5 Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel, Lucas Duda, Ruben Tejada, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

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