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19 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

Braves power past Cubs

Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman, left, scores on a three-run double hit by Justin Upton as Chicago Cubs catcher Welington Castillo waits for the ball during the fourth inning of Saturday's game in Chicago CHICAGO - Chris Johnson and the Atlanta Braves capitalized on a day when the ball was flying at Wrigley Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Welington Castillo, Chicago Cubs

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Justin Ruggiano's walk-off hit lifts Cubs over Braves, 5-4

The Chicago Cubs clubhouse was lively and upbeat prior to Friday's series-opener against the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Mike Olt, Jordan Schafer, Andrelton Simmons

Bradenton.com

Recap: Chicago Cubs vs. Atlanta

Justin Ruggiano's RBI single in the bottom of the ninth lifted the Chicago Cubs over the Atlanta Braves, 5-4, in the opener of a three-game series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Atlanta Braves, Arismendy Alcantara

BleacherReport

Position-by-Position MLB Player Rankings Heading into the All-Star Break

Position-by-position MLB power rankings will once again be a staple this year, and as we head for the All-Star break, it's time for another update.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, National League, Derek Norris, Baseball Players, Evan Gattis, Brian McCann

ChicagoSports.com

Series preview: Braves at Cubs

Who's hot: Entering Thursday, Freddie Freeman is 12-for-33 in his last eight games.

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Daily Tribune News

Top scouts descend on Emerson for WWBA playoffs

Throughout the summer months, there are three types of spectators who can be seen regularly at the LakePoint Baseball Complex.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor

Atlanta Braves

Young Wood leads Braves into Windy City

When Jake Arrieta takes the mound on Friday against the Braves at Wrigley Field, it'll be the second time he suits up as the Cubs' ace since Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel were both packaged in a trade to Oakland.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Starlin Castro, Jeff Samardzija, Alex Wood, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Harang shuts down Mets; Braves avert 4-game sweep

New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon tosses the ball up between batters in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Thursday, July 10, 2014, in New York.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, Atlanta Braves

Business Journal

Atlanta Braves Freeman No. 12 top selling MLB jersey

The baby-faced Braves' first baseman's jersey is the No. 12 top selling Major League Baseball jersey since the beginning of the 2014 season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Clayton Kershaw

Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves Farm System on the Risethanks to the Mississippi Braves

Jun 28, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves logo in the fourth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Turner Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonny Venters, Brandon Beachy, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

Wed Jul 09, 2014

New York Daily News

Gee returns to mound as Mets top Braves 4-1 for four-game win streak

Dillon Gee was anxious. He has spent parts of five seasons in the big leagues, but the righthander nervously took the mound at Citi Field Wednesday night like it was his major-league debut.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Dillon Gee, Lucas Duda, Jenrry Mejia, David Wright

CBS Local

Baseball Shots Of The Week - July 8, 2014

Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel make the A's the favorites to win the whole thing.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Yoenis Cespedes, Baseball Players, Francisco Rodriguez, Jonathan Lucroy, Carlos Gomez

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

DeGrom Ks 11 in 7 shutout innings, Mets top Braves

8 spot in the batting order as the New York Mets tagged All-Star Julio Teheran and the Atlanta Braves 8-3 Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Jacob deGrom, Julio Teheran, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Daniel Murphy

Rant Sports

Atlanta Braves All-Stars: Justin Upton Deserves Chance to Play for NL

While the Atlanta Braves have put three players on the NL All-Star roster , there could have easily been a fourth player on the roster in Justin Upton .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Julio Teheran, Jason Heyward, Evan Gattis

Bryan County News

Braves still a mystery at halfway point

"Roll up! Roll up for the Magical Mystery Tour! Step right this way!" The Braves season reached its halfway point over the weekend, and what a magical mystery tour indeed! When Rolling Stone magazine reviewed the Beatles Magical Mystery Tour album back in 1967, included was this quote from John Lennon: "There are only about 100 people in the world ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonny Venters, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Dan Uggla, Tyler Pastornicky

Sporting News

National League MVP watch: McCutchen pushes into the top three

It's time for the NL MVP watch, version 3.0. The top two spots in the "what if the voting happened today" scenario are pretty clear-cut, but after that, there are at least a dozen players worthy of mention.

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Related Topix: Sports, Carlos Gomez, Baseball Players, Clayton Kershaw, Dee Gordon, Johnny Cueto, Anthony Rendon

Talking Chop

Braves Daily News Digest: 7/8

With the Braves up 1 in the bottom of the 8th, Fredi Gonzalez decided to hand the ball to Luis Avilan.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Luis Avilan, Juan Lagares, Julio Teheran, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Atlanta Braves

New York Post

Tejada's single gives Mets win over Braves in extras

On a night the Mets seemed destined for a crushing defeat after squandering a two-run lead late, it was the resurgent Tejada to the rescue with an RBI single against Anthony Varvaro in the 11th inning that brought a 4-3 victory over the Braves at Citi Field on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Jenrry Mejia, Mike Minor, Anthony Varvaro

Mon Jul 07, 2014

BleacherReport

Chances of Possible Atlanta Braves Trades Actually Happening

Even with a disappointing showing on the National League All-Star Game roster, the Atlanta Braves are feeling good.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Oakland Athletics, Alex Wood, David Hale

Sportsnet.ca

ATL @ NYM7:10 pm ET

The likelihood of the next pitch type based on the pitcher's pitch usage, the hitter's strike zone analysis, handedness, pitcher-batter history, the on base configuration, and the count.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Andrelton Simmons, Alex Wood

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