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  1. Atlanta Braves News: The Morning Chop 1/25Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tomahawk Take

    Sep 25, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez and Atlanta Braves pitching coach Roger McDowell are shown in the dugout during their game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Turner Field. The Pirates won 10-1.

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  2. Is Luis Valbuena the Man at Third for the Astros?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Climbing Tal's Hill

    April 5, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Chicago Cubs third baseman Luis Valbuena fields a ground ball in the seventh inning against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports At the end of last season, the writing was on the wall that changes were needed at third base for the Astros in 2015.

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  3. Seitzer's work with Upton, Freeman, Johnson has Atlanta Braves new hitting coach feeling goodRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Star

    Among the enthusiasm and fanfare at the Braves Caravan stop in Evans Saturday, there was the inevitable talk about the Braves offense after the team's struggles in 2014. Atlanta's new hitting coach Kevin Seitzer was among the representatives present when the Caravan made a stop in the CSRA for the fourth time in as many years.

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  4. Atlanta Braves Claim OF Eury Perez Off Waivers; He Could Be Instrumental PieceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    When GM John Hart took over for Frank Wren , nobody could have imagined he would reconstruct and fit so many pieces in this ever-evolving puzzle of the Atlanta Braves ' roster. However, just hours after the signing of OF Jonny Gomes , and two days after re-signing Kelly Johnson , Hart, like a mad scientist, watched the waiver wire and snagged former Washington Nationals Dominican prospect Eury Perez to possibly help in the outfield.

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  5. Josh Harrison is a Prime Candidate to RegressRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Rum Bunter

    Sep 25, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Josh Harrison and center fielder Andrew McCutchen and right fielder Travis Snider take the field to play defense in the sixth inning of their game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. The Pirates won 10-1.

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  6. Seitzer encouraged by workouts with UptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Atlanta Braves

    Through his first two years in Atlanta, B.J. Upton has provided plenty of reasons to assume his days as a productive Major Leaguer are complete. But Braves hitting coach Kevin Seitzer, after spending time working with Upton in Florida this week, has reason to be optimistic about his new project.

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  7. Atlanta Braves News: Morning Chop 1/24 Another Move MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tomahawk Take

    Feb 24, 2014; Lake Buena Vistas, FL, USA; Atlanta Braves pitcher Daniel Rodriguez poses for a picture at ESPN Wide World of Sports. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Tomahawk Take Editor's Note: As we get closer and closer to 2017, we'll continue to update you on the progress of the Atlanta Braves new entertainment center.

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  8. Weekend Digest: Nats land Scherzer; Cubs get Fowler; Mr. Cub passes awayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Talking Chop

    The deal is for $210 million, and details reveal Scherzer will receive $35 million in each of the three final years of his contract. Even with deferred money, a contract that big for that much seems like way too much for a 30-year-old pitcher.

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  9. Atlanta Braves' caravan makes stop in Forsyth CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forsyth County News

    Anyone that has ever listened to an Atlanta Braves game on the radio has heard Don Sutton. On Friday, some young fans got to put a face with that voice.

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  10. Atlanta Braves Claim Outfielder Eury Perez Off WaiversRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sports Media 101

    ... Yankees designated outfielder Eury Perez for assignment in order to make room for Stephen Drew . Today the Atlanta Braves picked the 24 year old outfielder up off waivers, per Ken Rosenthal. Perez has good speed, but did not play much last season. ...

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  11. Braves claim outfielder Eury Perez off waivers from YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Star

    The Atlanta Braves and outfielder Jonny Gomes agreed Thursday to a $4 million, one-year contract with a vesting option, a deal subject to a successful physical before it can be finalized. The Braves have added another contender to their outfield competition by claiming Eury Perez off waivers from the New York Yankees.

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  12. Braves claim OF Eury Perez off waiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | YESNetwork

    The Atlanta Braves have claimed outfielder Eury Perez off waivers from the New York Yankees, making him the seventh player they've acquired this winter that spent time in pinstripes in 2014. Perez, who was 2-for-10 with a stolen base in four games with the Yankees late last season, had been designated for assignment by the Yankees on January 16 when they officially signed Stephen Drew.

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  13. Braves claim outfielder Eury Perez off of waiversRead the original story

    Friday | Talking Chop

    After adding Jonny Gomes for the purpose of forming a platoon in left field with another outfielder , the Braves have continued to add depth to their outfield by claiming former Yankee Eury Perez off of waivers. The Yankees DFA'd Perez back on January 16th after the Dominican center fielder made 4 appearances as a September acquisition by the Yankees.

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  14. New York Mets' rotation not far behind Washington Nationals'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Call to the Pen

    Sep 21, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom pitches against the Atlanta Braves during the fifth inning at Turner Field. The Mets defeated the Braves 10-2.

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  15. Atlanta Braves' Addition of Jonny Gomes Means Platoon For OutfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Rant Sports

    The Atlanta Braves made yet another offseason acquisition when they signed OF Jonny Gomes to a one-year deal a day after former Brave Kelly Johnson rejoined the team. What is most intriguing about this pickup is it lets Braves fans know the intention for an everyday left fielder is not necessarily in the works, but more of a group effort, or platoon effect.

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  16. Gomes, Braves agree on one-year contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Atlanta Braves

    As the Braves neared the completion of their aggressive roster reconstruction process, they targeted Jonny Gomes as the one available free agent who could help fill their void in left field and also enrich a clubhouse atmosphere that proved to be a concern last year. Thus, president of baseball operations John Hart was certainly pleased on Thursday night, when Gomes agreed on terms for a one-year, $4 million contract that includes a $3 million vesting option for the 2016 season.

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  17. Steven Souza's Age Is Irrelevant to the Tampa Bay RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Rayhawk Review

    Sep 17, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Washington Nationals left fielder Steven Souza rounds the bases after hitting a home run against the Atlanta Braves during the fifth inning at Turner Field. The Braves defeated the Nationals 3-1.

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  18. Atlanta Braves News: The Morning Chop 1/23Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tomahawk Take

    Jul 20, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman at bat shown next to Philadelphia Phillies catcher Koyie Hill in their game at Turner Field. The Braves won 8-2.

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  19. Braves daily news digest 1/23: Atlanta signs Jonny Gomes, Mike Minor pain-freeRead the original story

    Friday | Talking Chop

    The Braves acquired another outfielder in Jonny Gomes and got some good news in regards to the health of Mike Minor. The Atlanta Braves appear to be headed for a platoon in left field after inking outfielder Jonny Gomes to a one-year deal on Thursday.

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  20. Hall of Famers make plaque caps selectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily-Jeff.com

    The Hall of Fame announced on Thursday that Martinez will have a Red Sox cap on his plaque, John Smoltz's will have the Atlanta Braves and Randy Johnson's will feature the Arizona Diamondbacks. "I'm extremely honored.

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