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MLB Series: Atlanta Braves

The busiest team in the NL East was the Atlanta Braves. The Braves made many acquisitions to try and bolster their team. They looked to be playing well early in the season last year but really fell off after the all-star break. 241 more words

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Atlanta Braves release Jose Veras

The Atlanta Braves have decided that their corps of relief pitchers are better off without the services of 34-year-old right-hander Jose Veras.

Veras was released by the club this morning, making him a free agent less than three weeks before Opening Day. 223 more words

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Atlanta Braves 2015 Season Preview

This is one of a series of posts in which I will be breaking down every team in baseball. I am by no means a credible source—merely a casual fan who knows a little about baseball and would like to share my observations. 818 more words

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Nine Braves pitchers combine to no-hit the Astros in 10 innings

The game ended in a 2-2 tie, but the Braves used nine different pitchers to twirl a ten-inning no-hitter against the Astros on Sunday afternoon. Cody Martin got the start and struck out three over two innings of work. 140 more words

30 Teams in 30 days: Atlanta Braves

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The Braves had a disappointing season in 2014 despite finishing in second place in the NL East. After a 79 win season the Braves will need to make some big strides if they hope to beat the Nationals for the NL East crown in 2015. 439 more words

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"None of us thought twice:" Sheriff's deputies honored for quick thinking, taking action

OZAUKEE COUNTY (WITI) — Three Ozaukee County Sheriff’s Deputies are being honored for their quick thinking during a dangerous domestic situation.

On the evening of February 7th, Grafton police were dispatched to a home at the corner of Spring St. 263 more words

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We're not in Kansas anymore ...

We’re in Melbourne Australia at the inaugural Melbourne Barbecue Festival and the first Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) sanctioned event in the Southern Hemisphere. It’s February 1 and the competitors who have been up all through the cold and wet night are gearing up for the final leg of the competition. 1,223 more words

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