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Phil Niekro throws no hitter, the first since the Braves moved to Atlanta -- August 5, 1973

On August 5, 1973, Phil Niekro goes the distance, holding the Padres hitless in a 9-0 rout at home.

It’s the first no-hitter thrown by a Braves hurler since the team shifted to Atlanta in 1966. 46 more words

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The Reds trade utility player Terry Crowley to the Braves for Mike Thompson -- April 7, 1976

The Reds trade utility player Terry Crowley (April 7, 1976) to the Braves in exchange for Mike Thompson, who will never throw another pitch in the major leagues. 106 more words

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The Braves trade Dale Murphy to the Phillies for Jeff Parrett -- August 4, 1990

On August 4, 1990, the Braves trade Dale Murphy to the Phillies for Jeff Parrett, Jim Vatcher, and Victor Rosario. The move enables the youngster David Justice to return to right field and win the Rookie-of-the-Year Award. 140 more words

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Chipper Jones and his parents on Braves legend's career, induction into Baseball Hall of Fame

Chipper Jones and his parents sit down with Paul Byrd ahead of the Atlanta Braves legend’s induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Truly inspirational for parents of athletes. 87 more words

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Who is Mike Foltynewicz?

Michael Gary Foltynewicz was born October 7, 1991. Foltynewicz grew up in Illinois and wanted to be a major league player from an early age. He grew up a St. 683 more words

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Mike Hessman breaks the minor league baseball home run record -- August 3, 2015

Mike Hessman breaks the minor league baseball home run record, on August 3, 2015,  with the 433rd round-tripper of his nearly 19-year career.

A grand slam against the Lehigh Valley Ironpigs in the Mudhens’ 10-8 extra-inning International League (AAA) loss at Toledo’s Fifth Third Field. 31 more words

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Jones crushed the game-clinching homer off Astros closer Billy Wagner in Game 1 -- October 9, 2001

2001 NLDS vs. Houston

In the opening round of the NL postseason, Jones crushed the game-clinching homer off Astros closer Billy Wagner in Game 1. 217 more words

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