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  1. Atlanta Braves News: The Morning Chop Braves Fall In Game Three 8-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Tomahawk Take

    ... don't want the other team to come out and score." Tomahawk Take Editor's Note: The Braves signed veteran pitcher Matt Capps in early February in hopes he could rebound his career after spending the past two seasons in the minors. He hasn't pitched ...

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  2. MLB Insider: Swarzak finds his way after the TwinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... as Grant Balfour, Kevin Slowey and Jose Mijares; the minor league comeback attempts by pitchers Kevin Correia, Matt Capps and Jared Burton; and the return to Minnesota of Torii Hunter, no longer an ex-Twin. It's a group that Swarzak knew he would ...

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  3. Tom Powers: Twins still more gastro than giftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... example, there was almost as much talk about the five-pound meatball that was on sale as there was about closer Matt Capps' 4.25 ERA and catcher Drew Butera's .167 batting average. OK, I'm just having a little fun here with the notion that there are ...

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  4. Cuts Are Not Imminent For The Minnesota TwinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    ... feels like camp has just begun, on the other it must be in full bore. Yesterday, we saw ex-Minnesota Twins closer Matt Capps be cut by the Atlanta Braves in the first waves of cuts for their team. Cuts won't be happening any time soon for the Twins. ...

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  5. Minnesota Twins Web Gems: Injuries, Ex-Twins and Hot SteaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    Feb 23, 2015; Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA; Atlanta Brave pitcher Matt Capps throws during spring training workouts at Champion Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports We're back! Spring Training is well underway and it is that time again to check in with what is happening all around Major League Baseball.

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  6. Spring Training Report: Braves Make First Cuts On MondayRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... four others. Left-hander Ian Thomas and infielder Elmer Reyes were sent to Gwinnett, while veteran right-hander Matt Capps, infielder Johan Camargo and catchers Yenier Bello and Tanner Murphy were all reassigned to Minor League camp .Capps, an ...

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  7. Former Twins News: Matt Capps Whiffs On BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    Mar 2, 2015; Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA; Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Matt Capps pose for photo day at Wide World of Sports. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The Atlanta Braves were the latest team to give Matt Capps a try.

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  8. Braves' non-roster invitees come at right priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... runner-up (Chien-Ming Wang), a pitcher with 91 victories (Wandy Rodriguez), a reliever with a 40-save season (Matt Capps) and a former prospect 17 hits from 1,000 for his career (Kelly Johnson) are job-hunting on Disney's fields. Braves manager ...

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  9. Braves ink RHPs Capps, Veras to MiLB dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | YESNetwork

    The Atlanta Braves have made two more veteran additions to their revamped bullpen, signing right-handers Matt Capps and Jose Veras to minor-league deals. Capps, 31, has not pitched in the majors since 2012, when he was 1-4 with a 3.68 ERA and 14 saves in 30 appearances for the Twins.

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  10. MLB notebook: Rodriguez apologizes to YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | KSBW-TV

    ... year for Worley after he went 1-5 with a 7.21 ERA in 10 starts for the Minnesota Twins in 2013. ---Relief pitcher Matt Capps reached agreement Tuesday with the Atlanta Braves on a minor league contract. The 31-year-old Capps has not pitched in the ...

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  11. Braves Sign Two Veteran Relievers To Minor League ContractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Atlanta Braves have added more competition for relievers by signing Jose Veras and Matt Capps to Minor League contracts and inviting them to Spring Training.

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  12. Atlanta Braves Morning Chop - Of Pitchers and PrognosticationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Tomahawk Take

    Jul 9, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Houston Astros relief pitcher Jose Veras throws during the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports The Braves added a couple more former closers, signing Matt Capps and Jose Veras to minor league contracts that include invitations to major league spring training.

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  13. Ex-Twins News: Matt Capps Resurfaces With BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    Back in 2010, the Minnesota Twins made what turned out to be one of the worst trades in recent memory. Sending promising young catcher Wilson Ramos to the Washington Nationals, Minnesota received All Star closer, Matt Capps , in return.

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  14. Braves daily news digest 2/11: Atlanta signs Jose Veras, Matt Capps to minor league dealsRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Talking Chop

    The Atlanta Braves signed a pair of veteran relievers to minor league deals that also include an invite to spring training. The Braves signed veteran relievers Jose Veras and Matt Capps to minor league deals that include invitations to spring training on Tuesday.

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  15. More Pitchers To Wear The TomahawkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Tomahawk Take

    ... mojo like they are trying to corner the market. David O'Brien broke news of the first signing. #Braves signed RHR Matt Capps to minor league contract. Douglasville, Ga., native hasn't pitched in majors since 2012 due to shoulder woes Capps (31) was ...

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  16. Braves extend non-roster camp invite to CappsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Atlanta Braves

    Matt Capps will have a chance to resuscitate his career courtesy of the Spring Training invite the Braves have extended. The Braves signed Capps to a Minor League deal and added him to the long list of pitchers they plan to audition once they open camp on Feb. 20. With this latest addition, Atlanta is now set to bring a total of 32 pitchers, including 10 non-roster invitees, to Spring Training.

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  17. Braves sign former All-Star closer Matt CappsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | MSNBC

    Matt Capps, who's missed most of the past two seasons with shoulder problems, has agreed to a minor-league contract with the Braves. Capps was a closer for the Pirates, Nationals, and Twins, totaling 137 saves from 2007-2012, but he hasn't pitched in the majors since then and spent the past two seasons at Triple-A for the Indians and was mostly on the disabled list there.

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  18. Is Nationals' prospect Joe Ross the "hidden gem" in Nats, Rays and Padres deal?Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... "was a master stroke," by Rizzo, akin to getting, " Doug Fister for spare parts from Detroit, Wilson Ramos for Matt Capps from the Twins ." Manuel ranked Ross fourth among the prospects traded between the Winter Meetings and holidays, behind only ...

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  19. Winter Meetings: Twins Day 2 ReviewRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Twinkie Town

    ... y shortstop? I wouldn't, although it's certainly better than trading J.J. Hardy for relievers or Wilson Ramos for Matt Capps .

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  20. Gleeman and the Geek, Ep 169: Paul MolitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... to play with Molitor, then talk to the guy, then talk more about Molitor, and then argue about LaTroy Hawkins and Matt Capps for twenty minutes. So, basically, pretty much just like every other episode. You can listen by downloading us from iTunes , ...

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