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  1. Nightengale: 'Boring' Cardinals know how to winRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | USA Today

    ... inflammatory was back in 1996. The Cardinals swept the San Diego Padres to advance to the NLCS against the Atlanta Braves. Veteran pitcher Rick Honeycutt, perhaps feeling a little giddy when he got off the plane, told the 200 fans at Lambert Airport ...

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  2. Braves fall to Mets in spring debutRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star

    Dillon Gee allowed two runs in two innings and Kirk Nieuwenhuis went 4-for-4 and scored a run, leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday. Gee had been discussed in trade rumors this offseason and could lose his spot in the rotation with the return of Matt Harvey.

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  3. Atlanta Braves' Mike Minor scratched from start with left shoulder tightnessRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times

    Atlanta Braves starter Mike Minor was scratched from his scheduled start on Sunday after experiencing tightness in his left shoulder. Minor, who went 6-12 with a 4.77 ERA for the Braves last season, missed most of the 2014 spring training with a groin injury but came back to start 25 games.

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  4. Peterson makes impression in spring debutRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Atlanta Braves

    As Jace Peterson has progressed through the early portion of Spring Training with the Braves, he has provided every indication that he will prove to be more than just the throw-in portion of the four-player package the Padres provided in exchange for Justin Upton . When the December trade was completed most of the initial focus was placed on the three prospects -- Max Fried, Dustin Peterson and Mallex Smith .

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  5. Kirk Nieuwenhuis has 4 hits for Mets in 8-2 win; Braves learn Mike Minor out with injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    New York Mets Eric Campbell, left, is tagged out by Atlanta Braves third baseman Phil Gosselin after trying to stretch a double into a triple during the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Kissimmee, Fla. Watching is Mets third base coach Tim Teufel and third base umpire Andy Fletcher.

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  6. Young states case for starting center-field jobRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Atlanta Braves

    When the Braves signed Eric Young Jr. to a Minor League contract in February, they slated him to bat leadoff and play left field on the days Jonny Gomes sits against right-handed starting pitchers. Young's potential role was enhanced last week when it was learned that Melvin Upton Jr. will be sidelined until at least May with a left foot injury.

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  7. 5 Strikes You Should Know From Atlanta Braves Opening Spring Training DayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Tomahawk Take

    The Atlanta Braves had their first Spring Training game of the 2015 season on Wednesday afternoon and got defeated by the New York Mets 8-2. Spring Training games and scores usually do not matter to mostit's really about how well the players perform, getting everyone in playing shape and avoiding injuries.

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  8. Is Moving to left Field a Good Idea for Coco Crisp?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Swingin' A's

    Aug 15, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Oakland Athletics center fielder Coco Crisp reaches for a ball over the fence against the Atlanta Braves in the third inning at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports For years Coco Crisp has been one of the better defensive center fielders in baseball.

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  9. Wilmer Flores fine after HBP, Collins wants to start Tejada on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Rising Apple

    Sep 21, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; New York Mets second baseman Wilmer Flores turns a double play past Atlanta Braves third baseman Chris Johnson during the sixth inning at Turner Field. The Mets defeated the Braves 10-2.

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  10. Hart hits reset button on Braves' franchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Atlanta Braves

    The Atlanta Braves are restarting, not rebuilding. The one thing that wouldn't have worked with the Braves after the 2014 season was standing still.

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  11. Atlanta Braves scratch Mike Minor from first spring training start due to shoulder...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    The Braves have scratched the veteran left-hander from his scheduled spring training start Sunday, the team announced Wednesday. Minor battled shoulder problems most of last season, when he posted a career-worst 4.77 ERA in 25 starts before being shut down in September.

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  12. Pitcher Aaron Harang happy to be with Phillies, despite rebuilding modeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... Harang to a one-year, $5 million contract "' helped accomplish that goal. Last season, his only one with the Atlanta Braves, Harang, at 36, recorded a career-best 3.57 ERA, started 33 games and threw more than 200 innings for the first time in seven ...

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  13. Wandy makes pitch for rotation spotRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Atlanta Braves

    Kirk Nieuwenhuis keyed the Mets' offensive attack with a four-hit performance that included a first-inning RBI single off Wandy Rodriguez in Wednesday's 8-2 win over the Braves. Nieuwenhuis added another single that put him in position to score when Eric Campbell delivered what proved to be a decisive two-run double off Matt Capps in the fifth inning.

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  14. Gonzalez to juggle Braves' spring lineupsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Atlanta Braves

    Faced with the task of making a multitude of roster decisions, Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez will spend the next few weeks juggling his lineup in an attempt to get a feel for what Eric Young Jr. and many of his new players can offer. Young got his first chance to audition for the center-field role when he batted leadoff in Wednesday afternoon's Grapefruit League season opener against the Mets.

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  15. Uggla Coming Back?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Atlanta Bullpen

    For the Atlanta Braves organization and fans, wouldn't the ultimate kick in the gut be Dan Uggla getting his hitting stroke back as a Washington Nationals player? Well guess what? Uggla is in the Nationals spring training camp as a non-roster invitee and well-known sports physicist Robert Donatelli thinks he knows the source of Uggla's past problems. Donatelli gained his notoriety by training Andy Roddick and Marquis Grissom .

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  16. 28 Year Old Braves FanRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Talking Chop

    I've lived in Alabama my entire life and have never considered myself a "fan" of either the Tide or the Tigers. When I tell that to other people they look at me like I told them I didn't really like Die Hard or think Froot Loops are overrated.

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  17. Braves daily news digest 3/4: Jose Peraza to get plenty of opportunities to impressRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Talking Chop

    Braves prospect has one big supporter in Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez but he will have to convince the front office that he is ready to start the season in the major leagues. There are several positions and several spots on the Braves' 25-man roster that are up for grabs as spring training gets underway.

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  18. 'Just say no' to Jose Peraza beginning 2015 with the Atlanta BravesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Talking Chop

    Jose Peraza may be the best option to begin the season as the starting second baseman for the Atlanta Braves, but they would be misguided to deploy him. The Atlanta Braves enter the 2015 Grapefruit League with numerous position battles at stake.

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  19. Game Thread 3/4: Braves vs MetsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Talking Chop

    Happy baseball is back Braves fans! Yes, indeed our long national nightmare is finally over and baseball is back baby!!! Or as back as a game featuring some guy named Cedric Hunter can be. This game isn't on tv but you can listen to it on the MLB At Bat app, on MLB.com or on 1230 and 1340 AM in the Atlanta area.

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  20. MLB Least Valuable Players For 2015: The National LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Big Lead

    ... in the National League, rather the players with the (arbitrary) least value for their respective clubs. Atlanta Braves, Nick Markakis: Why pick Markakis, who's never played an official game for the Braves, over Melvin Upton Jr.? Upton makes more ...

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