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23 hrs ago | Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves News: The Morning Chop and Box Score 7/30F

Jun 6, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez looks on in the fifth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Varvaro, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Arizona Diamondbacks, Matt Kemp, Tommy La Stella

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Rant Sports

Atlanta Braves' Lack Of Trade Deadline Aggression Will Prove Costly

It's not because the Braves don't compete. They do. It's not because Atlanta, dubbed "the team of the 90s", doesn't win division titles on a regular basis.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Julio Teheran

Talking Chop

Series Recap: Braves take three of four against Padres

I have to admit I was worried about this series after the Braves lost game one. With a difficult schedule coming up, the Braves needed to take care of business and come away with a series win against San Diego before they headed out for a west coast trip.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Alex Wood, Jesse Hahn, Tommy La Stella

Mon Jul 28, 2014

BleacherReport

Atlanta Braves Trade Rumors: Latest on David Price, B. J. Upton and More

With the race in the National League East tighter than ever, the Atlanta Braves need to make a move or two to shore up some holes on their roster.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, David Price, B.J. Upton, Atlanta Braves

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Braves score 6 runs in 3rd, beat Padres 8-3

During batting practice, Atlanta Braves batting coach Greg Walker and players watch the speech by former Braves pitcher Tom Glavine from the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Cooperstoiwn, before the Braves' game against the San Diego Padres at Turner Field on Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Atlanta.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tom Glavine, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, San Diego Padres, Greg Maddux, Tommy La Stella

Bradenton.com

Recap: Atlanta vs. San Diego

Atlanta collected six hits during a six-run third inning and the Braves took down the San Diego Padres, 8-3, in the third installment of a four-game series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Yangervis Solarte, Chase Headley

Sat Jul 26, 2014

San Diego Padres

Stults faces Braves, looking to complete solid July

Victories have certainly been tough to come by this season for Padres left-hander Eric Stults, who gets the start on Sunday in the third game of a four-game series against the Braves at Turner Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dan Uggla, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball

The Winnipeg Free Press

Julio Teheran earns 10th win, Freddie Freeman has 3 hits as Braves top Despaigne, Padres 5-3

Freddie Freeman had three hits and an RBI, Julio Teheran earned his 10th win and the Atlanta Braves took advantage of Ordisamer Despaigne's control problems to beat the San Diego Padres 5-3 on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Julio Teheran, Atlanta Braves, San Diego Padres

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Alonso returns from disabled list

The Padres' Yonder Alonso watches the flight of his home run ball to tie the score with the Nationals at3-3 in the ninth inning.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Jake Goebbert, Baseball Players, Tommy Medica, Greg Maddux

Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves Should Consider John Lackey

Jul 21, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher John Lackey delivers a pitch against Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, John Lackey, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Toronto Blue Jays, Alex Wood

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Tomahawk Take

Alan Carpenter says Atlanta Braves should do WHAT? Not so fast, kemosabe

Blow up the 2nd youngest team in the Major Leagues. Oh boylet's look at another route, shall we before Alan takes control of Frank Wren's brain and it really gets ugly.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Luis Avilan, Reed Johnson, Jordan Schafer

Talking Chop

Diagnosing Mike Minor

What's gone wrong? After a 2013 season in which Mike Minor was a consistently solid starter for the Braves every fifth day, his 2014 season hasn't gone quite as well.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves

The San Diego Union-Tribune

On deck: Bring on the Braves

The series: This is the first series of the season between the Padres and Braves, but they will get well acquainted over the next 10 days.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Evan Gattis, Jesse Hahn, Alex Wood

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Marlins take advantage of wild Kimbrel to nip Braves

Marcell Ozuna swung and missed at a ninth-inning pitch he couldn't hit with a boat oar.

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Related Topix: Sports, Craig Kimbrel, Baseball Players, Julio Teheran

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Tomahawk Take

Mr. Minor's Wild Ride

Jul 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Mike Minor returns to the mound after giving up a two run home run by New York Mets right fielder Curtis Granderson in the third inning of their game at Turner Field.

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

The State

Miami Marlins

The Miami Marlins hope that Nathan Eovaldi can bounce back and find the win column on Wednesday night in the third contest of a four-game set with the Atlanta Braves.

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

Rant Sports

Mike Minor Could be the Key to Atlanta Braves Winning or Losing Division

With the second straight loss to the Miami Marlins on Tuesday the Atlanta Braves found out that they might have a problem.

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Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves News: The Morning Chop

Jul 22, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Miami Marlins shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria tags out Atlanta Braves center fielder Jordan Schafer out at second during the ninth inning at Turner Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Dunn, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Jordan Schafer, Andrelton Simmons

Tue Jul 22, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Preview: Marlins at Braves

The National League East is rich with young pitching talent, but Jacob Turner and Mike Minor have not distinguished themselves during disappointing 2014 seasons.

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

The Macon Telegraph

Baseball games are running longer

The time it takes to play a baseball game is an ongoing issue, but there are a lot of reasons that contribute to that fact, especially in the majors.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Julio Teheran, Alex Wood, Barry Bonds

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