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  1. John Rocker, Flora-Bama bikini contest-winning girlfriend debut on 'Survivor' tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Alabama Live

    PERDIDO KEY, Florida -- It remains to be seen whether it will be an asset on the show, but new "Survivor" contestant Julie McGee has at least some history of winning big prizes in out of the way places. The Atlanta-based model and owner of a spray tan business will make her network television debut tonight on the CBS reality show alongside her boyfriend, controversial former Atlanta Braves pitcher John Rocker.

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  2. Pittsburgh Pirates clinch 2nd straight postseason berth, close in on CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Examiner.com

    Tony Watson got Freddie Freeman to ground into a double play in the bottom of the ninth inning Tuesday night, which closed out another Pittsburgh Pirates win, subsequently clinching the team's second consecutive postseason berth. Nearly 22 years after being eliminated from the 1992 NLCS by the Atlanta Braves , and consequently enduring a plethora of losing seasons, the Pittsburgh Pirates returned to the scene of the crime Tuesday night and poetically clinched their second consecutive postseason berth.

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  3. Pirates will return to playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | 4029TV.com

    Right-hander Gerrit Cole overcame some early troubles to retire 17 straight batters Tuesday as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 and clinched a spot in the playoffs for the second straight season. Cole pitched seven innings and allowed two runs on four hits and two walks, striking out eight.

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  4. Sid Bream Hopes Disappointment Of '92 NLCS Was Exorcised In AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | CBS Local

    Sid Bream is a Pirate alum and he is loved by the fans to this day. He was also an Atlanta Brave for a time.

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  5. The Real Race for the 2014 Atlanta Braves: Draft Pick ProtectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Talking Chop

    At the beginning of the month, I was filled with hope. The recent history of the Braves shows them to be a team of streaks, with an extended stretch of dominance at some point in the season, followed by a periods of fitful mediocrity.

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  6. Could Rockies GM Dan O'Dowd leave for Atlanta Braves?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Denver Post

    It's all speculation for now but the word is spreading in baseball circles that Rockies general manager Dan O'Dowd might consider leaving the Rockies for a front-office position with the Atlanta Braves if John Hart takes over as Braves' full-time general manager. O'Dowd worked under Hart in Cleveland before coming to the Rockies.

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  7. Report: the Braves have offered to make John Hart their permanent GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | MSNBC

    Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports reports that the Atlanta Braves have offered to make John Hart their permanent general manager . But there's a hitch: it would be a short-term gig: Were Hart to accept the job, it's likely he would groom assistant GM John Coppolella a It's conceivable Coppolella could be elevated to the job now, too, though Atlanta could widen its search were Hart to turn it down.

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  8. 93-7 The Fan's Pirates Clinching Audio: Hear It All HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | CBS Local

    Gregory Polanco #25, Jose Tabata #31, and Starling Marte #6 of the Pittsburgh Pirates celebrate clinching a National League playoff spot after their 3-2 win over the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on September 23, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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  9. Pittsburgh Pirates Should Aim For NL Central Crown With Playoff Spot ClinchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Rant Sports

    There is nothing like clinching your second straight postseason berth in a city that was a house of horrors the last time Pittsburgh Pirates baseball was relevant. The Milwaukee Brewers lost 3-1 last night to the Cincinnati Reds , opening the door for the Pirates to clinch a trip to the playoffs with a 3-2 win over the Atlanta Braves in Atlanta.

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  10. Pittsburgh PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have clinched a playoff spot, but that doesn't mean the club has nothing to play for over the final five games of the regular season. The Pirates are still in the mix for a National League Central title and hope to gain some ground in that race on Wednesday night in the third contest of a four-game series against the Atlanta Braves.

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  11. Giants, A's would face hungrier teams in wild cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | SFGate

    Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Chase d'Arnaud raises a bottle as he and teammates celebrate in the locker room after defeating the Atlanta Braves 3-2 in a baseball game to clinch a playoff berth, Tuesday, Sept.

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  12. Pirates make it to second straight 'Buctober'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Examiner.com

    ... jumping around on the field after Pittsburgh clinched a second straight playoff berth with a 3-2 win over the Atlanta Braves . Another 'Buctober' was wrapped up with the Pirates' third straight win and 11'th in their last 13 games. Unlike teams like ...

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  13. Braves Daily News Digest: 9/24Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Talking Chop

    While the talks of changes in the front office may be the talk of the town, but there are still games needing to be played . Atlanta jumped out to an early 2-0 lead, but just for the sake of redundancy, they chose to blow the game, allowing the Pirates to clinch a playoff spot, something many believed the Braves would be doing this season.

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  14. Braves fire General Manager Frank WrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Talking Chop

    General Manager Frank Wren was relieved of his duties before the 2014 season ended, and John Hart, Bobby Cox and John Schuerholz are searching for his replacement. Two of the men in this photo have been tasked with finding the next General Manager of the Atlanta Braves.

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  15. Previewing 6 Must-Watch Braves Prospects in Upcoming Fall League ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | BleacherReport

    The Atlanta Braves ' minor league system is significantly weaker than it has been in years past. This is due to many prospects who have graduated to the majors and because the club has traded several prospects in the past year for big league players.

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  16. Pirates Headed Back To MLB Postseason [Pictures]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Rum Bunter

    Sep 23, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen celebrates in the locker room after clinching a playoff spot by defeating the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. The Pirates defeated the Braves 3-2.

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  17. Atlanta Braves News: The Morning Chop and Box Score 9/24Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Tomahawk Take

    Sep 23, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves second baseman Phil Gosselin scores behind Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Russell Martin during the first inning at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports Tomahawk Take Editor's Note: The Braves came out swinging on Tuesday nightwell more than they have in the last few weeksAtlanta put two runs in early in the game against Pirates starter Gerrit Cole .

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  18. Report: Braves offer full-time GM job to John HartRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Business Journal

    Atlanta Braves interim general manager John Hart can drop interim from his title if he wants, Yahoo Sports is reporting. The website's Jeff Passan reports that, according to sources, Braves president John Schuerholz offered Hart the option of taking over the team's GM duties full time.

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  19. Brooks' big surprise for TrishRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Fox News

    ... you are...so lets start with this right here." Brooks then pulls out a wooden Louisville Slugger bat from the Atlanta Braves. But he still wasn't done! Next was a signed jersey from a Braves legend, Dale Murphy, which caused Yearwood to excitedly ...

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  20. More Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | CBS Atlanta

    Gerrit Cole retired the final 17 hitters he faced, and the surging Pittsburgh Pirates clinched a spot in the playoffs with a 3-2 win over the free-falling Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night. The Pirates' win combined with Milwaukee's loss to Cincinnati assured Pittsburgh of no worse than an NL wild card.

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