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  1. Nick Markakis Could Solve Atlanta Braves' Leadoff IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Rant Sports

    ... four at-bats in the No. 1 spot on his resume prior to the beginning of the 2013 season, but the departure of Michael Bourn may have forced manager Fredi Gonzalez to become a bit creative. While Heyward did not necessarily become a full-time leadoff ...

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  2. Justin Upton and the Cleveland Indians: Not If He Can Help ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Deep Left Field

    ... his 3.5 WAR. With an outfield currently consisting of (soon-to-be-reigning MVP) Michael Brantley in left, Michael Bourn in center, and David Murphy in right, adding a player of Upton's caliber comes across as a no-brainer. The guy can rake and ...

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  3. Heyward named Defensive Player of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Atlanta Braves

    ... the honor of being named Major League Baseball's top overall defensive player by the sporting goods company. Michael Bourn won the top award when he played alongside Heyward with the Braves in 2012. This marks the third year Wilson has presented ...

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  4. Cleveland Indians Should Consider Trading Michael BournRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Rant Sports

    Chronic injuries have ended the careers of some very talented players. It is starting to look like that might be the case with Cleveland Indians outfielder Michael Bourn as well.

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  5. Atlanta Braves case for trading Jordan WaldenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... Braves to at least shop the players. One of them While many will point to the acquisitions of Justin Upton or Michael Bourn as the best trades during Frank Wren's tenure, one of the biggest lopsided trades, with the other team essentially receiving ...

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  6. AAOP: Have Your Cake And Eat It TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... salary, the dead weight at the end of the contract, etc. Oftentimes during Alderson's tenure - the attempted Michael Bourn signing for example - it has been circumspection, not lack of finances, that has caused Alderson to rely on internal options ...

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  7. MLB free agent class 2015: Slim pickings in center fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... 20 doubles and 11 homers with 38 RBI. It would be wrong to assume the Indians couldn't trade center fielder Michael Bourn if they wanted. They would have to assume a healthy chunk on what remains of his four-year $48 million deal, but if they really ...

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  8. Atlanta Braves: Top 5 Offseason Team NeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... The Braves have struggled to fill the leadoff spot for years. They found the answer briefly in a trade for Michael Bourn, but he was let go as well. The best chance this team has at winning is if Jason Heyward can continue to mature in a ...

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  9. Atlanta Braves Morning Chop for THR 9/25Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... 3 mentioned are: 1. The trade for Justin Upton and Chris Johnson ; 2. the Jair Jurrjens acquisition, and the Michael Bourn deadline deal. ] For the first time since September 10th a full two weeks ago the Braves managed to score six times and win ...

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  10. Michael Bourn and The Cleveland Indians' Sunny DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Deep Left Field

    Sep 18, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Cleveland Indians center fielder Michael Bourn hits a double during the ninth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Do you remember who played center field for the Indians for the first three years of this decade? I didn't, I had to look it up.

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  11. Jordan SchaferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... skills, there's no doubt." At the trade deadline in July 2011, the Braves sent him to Houston in a deal for Michael Bourn. For the next season and a half, Schafer went into a professional and personal spiral that nearly consumed him. He has spoken ...

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  12. Twins' Jordan Shafer makes clean break with troubled pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... skills, there's no doubt." At the trade deadline in July 2011, the Braves sent him to Houston in a deal for Michael Bourn. For the next season and a half, Schafer went into a professional and personal spiral that nearly consumed him. He has spoken ...

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  13. Kluber fans 14 for TribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Crescent-News.com

    ... moving and going both directions. Pitching in and opening up away, there's a reason he had those strikeouts." Michael Bourn scored on Carlos Santana's groundout in the first, and the Indians went up 2-1 in the fourth when Lonnie Chisenhall scored on ...

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  14. Dee Gordon reaches 60 stolen basesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | True Blue LA

    ... season since Juan Pierre stole 64 bases in 2007. The last person in the majors to steal 60 in one year was Michael Bourn , who stole 61 bases in 2011 for the Astros and Braves . Gordon leads the majors with those 60 steals, five more than Billy ...

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  15. Atlanta Braves 2014 All-Prospect TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... that kind of speed, he could be the leadoff hitter that Atlanta has been searching for since the departure of Michael Bourn. He may need to work on taking more walks, but if he can hit and run the bases, then there should be a job for him next ...

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  16. Game roundup: Carrasco, Indians stop White SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Channel3000

    ... with 23 strikeouts and no walks. The Indians scored in the first inning, which began with center fielder Michael Bourn's American League-leading 10th triple of the season, a fly ball over the head of White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton. Making ...

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  17. Can Juan Lagares be an MVP candidate next year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Metsblog.com

    ... WAR (dWAR) of three or more, and he's done it twice. Andruw Jones, Barry Bonds, Paul Blair, Devon White, Michael Bourn and Lagares are the only outfielders since 1961 to post two or more seasons of 2.5+ dWAR. Lagares is the only player since 2002 to ...

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  18. Minnesota Twins: Jordan Schafer happy to be on boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... face lefties too much. That was just kind of their organizational belief. Honestly, when I went over (in the Michael Bourn trade), I was probably hitting lefties better than I was hitting righties." So far, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire has kept him ...

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  19. Twinsights: Jordan Schafer 'absolutely thrilled' with his fast start for TwinsRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... face lefties too much. That was just kind of their organizational belief. Honestly, when I went over (in the Michael Bourn trade), I was probably hitting lefties better than I was hitting righties." So far Twins manager Ron Gardenhire has kept him ...

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  20. More Read the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... the inning with a single off Jake Buchanan (1-3). After Roberto Perez moved Holt to second with a sacrifice, Michael Bourn walked. Buchanan's wild pitch moved the runners to second and third before Ramirez lined a 3-2 pitch past third base for the ...

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