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Saturday Aug 30 | San Diego Padres

San Diego honors Hall of Famer Maddux

Near the end of the long journey of his now Hall of Fame career, Greg Maddux made practically a two-season stop with the Padres wedged between two short stints with the Dodgers.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Greg Maddux, Baseball Players, Tony Gwynn, San Diego Padres

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Philly.com

Maybe we all dug the long ball more than we'd like to admit

BEFORE THE well-deserved inductions of Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine into the Baseball Hall of Fame last month, an old, familiar advertisement from 1998 made the rounds on the various social-media platforms of the day.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mark McGwire, Cliff Lee, Cole Hamels

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Major League Baseball

Torre set to take proper place in Monument Park

It's never too late to do the right thing, and nearly seven years after he officially wore the pinstripes as their manager for the last time, the Yankees are retiring Joe Torre's No.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Robin Ventura, American League, Major League Baseball, Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada, Derek Jeter

WTOP-FM Washington

Breaking down the Nats' win streak

Winning streaks in baseball require a perfect combination of clutch hitting, favorable scheduling and a nice serving of cluster luck.

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Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Kirk Rueter, Livan Hernandez, Tanner Roark

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Atlanta Braves

Gosselin starts as Simmons sits after dental work

Phil Gosselin got the start at shortstop for Atlanta on Friday night as the Braves opened their weekend series with the Oakland A's at Turner Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Andrelton Simmons, Jason Heyward, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Atlanta Braves

Braves players take Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge is the hottest trend around the sports and entertainment world right now ... or is it the coolest? Friday afternoon at Turner Field, Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman, and several of his teammates, took turns participating in the charitable pursuit, in which they get an ice-filled cooler dumped over their heads.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Jason Heyward, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

Thu Aug 14, 2014

True Blue LA

Dodgers enjoying unusual sucess against Braves

The Dodgers may have dropped Wednesday night's game to the Braves , but they are working on potentially one of their best season series ever against the Braves.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers

Wed Aug 13, 2014

OregonLive.com

Former Wieden+Kennedy collaborators contradict Hall of Fame pitcher...

Hall of Famers Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Bobby Cox, left to right, laugh before throwing out the first pitches at a baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the Washington Nationals, on Friday, Aug. 8, in Atlanta.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves

Mon Aug 11, 2014

CBS Atlanta

Braves fans arrive in Cooperstown for Hall of Fame weekend

They came to root on the Braves in the Hall of Fame class of 2014, but it was Braves fans who stole the show on Friday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Atlanta Braves

Braves hoping to avoid DL stint for Simmons

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

The Oregonian

Greg Maddux says he and Tom Glavine came up with Nike's 'Chicks dig the long ball' line

Bobby Cox , Tony La Russa, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas, Greg Maddux and Joe Torre enter Hall of Fame.

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

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Struggling Braves lack leadership

The Braves haven't been good lately. Strike that, the Braves have been shield-the-kids'-eyes, turn-off-the-television awful lately.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Chipper Jones, Tim Hudson

Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves Morning Chop It's Getting Painful

Jul 27, 2014; Cooperstown, NY, USA; Hall of Fame inductees Tom Glavine , Bobby Cox , and Greg Maddux pose with their Hall of Fame plaques during the class of 2014 national baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony at National Baseball Hall of Fame.

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

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Mt. Airy News

Bears' Bowman signs with Bluefield StateAugust 5th

Mount Airy's John Bowman winds up for the pitch on his home field. Bowman has signed to play with Division II Bluefield State.

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Related Topix: High School Sports, North Carolina High School Sports, Sports, Baseball Players

Dalton Daily Citizen

Doug Hawley: Even for Cox, ejections not a stat worth celebrating

There is little doubting Bobby Cox's credentials as worthy of the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., where he was inducted last month.

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

Toronto Blue Jays

Time will tell if A's or Tigers boast best arms

So it's too soon to know whether last week's trades involving those two top-flight pitchers will impact the bids for a World Series ring in Detroit and Oakland, let alone whether we can count either team's rotation among the best of all-time.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Toronto Blue Jays

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