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  1. Bartolo Colon is the most magical thing at Disney WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | USA Today

    Bartolo Colon is the most magical thing at Disney World The 43-year-old right-hander is a mentor and inspiration at Braves camp. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: On a back field in the Braves' spring training complex at Disney World on Friday morning, a group of men who rank among the best in the world at throwing a baseball 60 1/2 feet practice making the ever-so-slightly longer throw from the pitcher's mound to second base.

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  2. Cincinnati Reds' former second baseman Brandon Phillips' true legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Blog Red Machine

    ... travelled a similar road to Cincinnati that Phillips had previously made. Peraza was an elite prospect in the Atlanta Braves system before he was a throw-in during the Alex Wood deal. Then, after losing value in the Los Angeles Dodgers' eyes as a ...

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  3. Atlanta Braves Morning ChopRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Tomahawk Take

    ... really cares about but him. Fortunately there's some actual baseball news out there to talk about today. The Atlanta Braves are done with the preliminaries - everyone is in camp, photo day is done, daily drills are in progress. Games start Saturday ...

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  4. Cardinals' Schafer aims to be two-way utility playerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News Tribune

    ... as this evolves." Once considered one of the best outfield prospects in baseball while coming up with the Atlanta Braves, injuries or off-the-field incidents he termed "self-inflicted wounds" intervened every time Schafer thought he could get his ...

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  5. Figuring out the Mississippi Braves Roster...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Talking Chop

    Just about each and every single Braves affiliate should be loaded with talented prospects. Even alot of the so-called "organization filler" types have some good talent, and should be fun to watch and follow.

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  6. Braves evaluating options for bench rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    "Super utility" is the term increasingly used to describe hitters who can field several positions, and whose bats managers want to keep in the lineup. They are baseball's Swiss army knife.

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  7. Braves' new additions take part in BPRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Atlanta Braves

    Even with more than 31 combined years of Major League service time, second baseman Brandon Phillips , right-hander R.A. Dickey and left-hander Jaime Garcia relished their first opportunity to face live batting practice opponents as members of the Braves. "That's when you really know Spring Training's starting up and it's getting heated," Phillips said.

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  8. Super subs are now key players on pitching-dominated rostersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Atlanta Braves infielder Jace Peterson, center, stretches with teammates during the first full-squad spring training workout in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. Atlanta Braves shortstop Chase D'Arnaud throws to first base after fielding a grounder during the first full-squad spring training workout in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017.

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  9. Rick Ankiel Battled Anxiety While Playing in the Majors, As Do OthersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Call to the Pen

    ... up seven earned runs in just four innings of work. He threw five wild pitches in one inning against the Atlanta Braves in the NLDS that year. He had nine wild pitches in all during the postseason. After such a successful start to his career, the ...

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  10. Atlanta Braves: Freddie Freeman Set to Continue SuccessRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    Braves 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Atlanta Braves as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Braves 101.

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  11. Ankiel admits to drinking vodka before two startsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KMIZ

    Former major league pitcher/outfielder Rick Ankiel admitted on Monday that he drank vodka before his first two starts of the 2001 season with the St. Louis Cardinals. Ankiel was attempting to calm his nerves after he famously threw five wild pitches in one inning for the Cardinals during Game 1 of the 2000 National League Division Series against the Atlanta Braves.

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  12. Arizona Diamondbacks: Shelby Miller Ready for Redemption in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Call to the Pen

    ... to post impressive numbers through 2014 and his success initially translated over after being traded to the Atlanta Braves. However, following a 5-5 first half, which earned him an All-Star nomination, Miller struggled through the remainder of 2015. ...

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  13. Atlanta Braves Morning Chop: Dropping the MicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tomahawk Take

    ... seasons. Kyle Tait has been the voice of the AA Mississippi Braves since 2011. You may have heard from some Atlanta Braves players talk about their struggles along the path to the majors, but there are steeper hills to climb - among those being ...

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  14. Previewing the 2017 Atlanta BarvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Red Reporter

    ... until the young guys are ready for their next run of success. Stop me if you've heard this one before. The Atlanta Braves are entering year 3 of a rebuild that has left plenty of excitement and a lot of questions. First of all, they are moving into ...

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  15. Award Watch 2017: Do any Atlanta Braves have a shot at major awards?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Tomahawk Take

    Jul 21, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; A baseball, baseball glove and baseballs are shown on the infield during batting practice before the game against the Atlanta Braves and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports From players to management to the fans, everyone in Braves country seems hopeful for the upcoming season.

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  16. At 61, 'late-bloomer' Snitker savors shot as Braves managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | White Lake Beacon

    In this Feb. 18, 2017, file photo, Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker talks with infielder Freddie Freeman during the first full-squad spring training workout in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. With his career in baseball approaching four decades long, he figured there wasn't much chance of actually getting the call to the big leagues.

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  17. My Most Memorable (and first) Braves game.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Talking Chop

    This story begins about a year and a half before the game in question, in early-ish 2007. At this point in my life I had never paid much attention to baseball, or sports in general.

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  18. Rick Ankiel admits to drinking vodka before two startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    Former major league pitcher/outfielder Rick Ankiel admitted on Monday that he drank vodka before his first two starts of the 2001 season with the St. Louis Cardinals . Ankiel was attempting to calm his nerves after he famously threw five wild pitches in one inning for the Cardinals during Game 1 of the 2000 National League Division Series against the Atlanta Braves .

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  19. At 61, a late-bloomera Snitker savors shot as Braves managerRead the original story

    Yesterday | KDWN

    But with his career in baseball approaching four decades, he figured there wasn't much chance of actually getting the call. "I've always been a late bloomer," Snitker cracked this week, sitting in the dugout after his team finished a spring training workout.

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  20. Oldest rookie managers in Major League Baseball historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... managing experience in the big leagues. He was 60 years, 7 months old when appointed interim manager of the Atlanta Braves during the 2016 season. After a dismal start under previous manager Fredi Gonzalez, the Braves went 52-51 over their final 103 ...

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