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18 hrs ago | 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

23 hrs ago | 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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Washington Post

Jones lifts Marlins past Braves 3-1 in 10

Garrett Jones drove in two runs with a bases-loaded single in the 10th inning, lifting the Miami Marlins to a 3-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Steve Cishek, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Julio Teheran, Andrelton Simmons, Jason Heyward

Talking Chop

Series preview, Braves vs Marlins

To a distinct section of baseball fans the Marlins came into 2014 as darkhorse contenders for a playoff spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Steve Cishek, Craig Kimbrel, Jacob Turner, Julio Teheran

Talking Chop

Braves Daily News Digest: 7/21

With Dan Uggla officially out of Atlanta, the starting job at second-base is essentially Tommy La Stella's to lose.

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Related Topix: Sports, Kris Medlen, Freddie Freeman, Brandon Beachy, Baseball Players, Dan Uggla, Jason Heyward

Tomahawk Take

Julio Teheran: Atlanta Braves Staff Ace

One of the best stories from the first half of the 2014 Braves season has been Julio Teheran 's development into the staff "ace".

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Related Topix: Sports, Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy, Baseball Players, Julio Teheran, Atlanta Braves

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Rant Sports

Aaron Harang Continues to Prove Himself Worthy of Atlanta Braves' Rotation

Whether it was looked at on paper or video or basically anywhere else, nobody would think that a matchup between Aaron Harang and Philadelphia Phillies ' ace Cole Hamels would be a pitching duel.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Cole Hamels, Philadelphia Phillies, Julio Teheran, Alex Wood

Thu Jul 17, 2014

BleacherReport

3 Trades That Could Take the Atlanta Braves to the Next Level

The Atlanta Braves enter the second half of the season looking for their third consecutive playoff berth and a chance at their first World Series title since 1995.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves, David Price

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Talking Chop

Would you trade for David Price?

If you are a die hard Braves fan like myself, you would obviously love for Mr. Wren and the front office guys to make a splash at the trade deadline.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Price, Christian Bethancourt, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Tifton Gazette

Column: To watch Atlanta, you have to brave the Braves

Thoughts keep me up at night. They keep everybody up, so we probably have that in common.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Jonny Venters, Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy

Sun Jul 13, 2014

MyFoxAtlanta

Just under a week left to vote early in GA primary

The Federal Aviation Administration says a small plane has been destroyed by fire in an accident in a wooded area of western Georgia and that two people were aboard.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

The Miami Herald

Atlanta Braves

Quarterback Matt Moore on his backup role in Miami: 'I would love it if we won every game, and I never played.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves, Matt Moore, Julio Teheran

Talking Chop

Braves Daily News Digest: 7/13

The wind was blowing out at Wrigley Field yesterday, which meant that Wrigley magically became a hitter's park: A world of whimsy and adventure where Chris Johnson can hit 2 HRs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dan Uggla, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Evan Gattis, Jordan Schafer, David Price

FakeTeams

Roto Roundup: Arismendy Alcantara, Shane Green, Jimmy Nelson, and others

Ray highlights some of the top fantasy performers from Saturday's roto action, including Jose Abreu, Shane Green, Arismendy Alcantara and others.

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Related Topix: Sports, Arismendy Alcantara, Baseball Players, Jimmy Nelson, Jose Abreu, Masahiro Tanaka, Darwin Barney

Sat Jul 12, 2014

MDJonline.com

Atlanta falls victim to Chicago walk-off

Alex Wood's pitching kept the Atlanta Braves close, and Christian Bethancourt's two-out single in the ninth inning tied it.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Alex Wood, Atlanta Braves, Christian Bethancourt, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Braves 11, Cubs 6: The Edwin Jackson Conundrum

I was wrong about my predicted Edwin Jackson pitching line Saturday. Too bad I wasn't right -- the Cubs might have won the game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, James Russell, Rodrigo Lopez, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Atlanta Braves

Minor looks to improve command, limit homers

With key rotation member Mike Minor struggling so far in 2014, manager Fredi Gonzalez is hoping that he tries to emulate two of the league's most surprising veteran success stories this season -- one of which is his own teammate.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Lucas Duda, David Wright, Arismendy Alcantara, Darwin Barney

Knoxville News Sentinel

Ruggiano single in 9th lifts Cubs over Braves

Chicago Cubs players pile onto Justin Ruggiano, center, after Ruggiano hit a game winning RBI single against the Atlanta Braves during the ninth inning of a baseball game on Friday, July 11, 2014, in Chicago.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Junior Lake, Jason Heyward, Arismendy Alcantara

Cubbies Crib

Cubs Tickets 13.45% Below Average For Series Vs Braves

In the last series on the Cubs schedule before the MLB All-Star game on Tuesday, they play the Braves for the third time this season and the first time at home.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, National League East, Chicago Cubs, Alex Wood

Daily Tribune News

Top scouts descend on Emerson for WWBA playoffs

Throughout the summer months, there are three types of spectators who can be seen regularly at the LakePoint Baseball Complex.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players

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