1. Nats Look to Build on Momentum Coming Out of Break

    WASHINGTON -- Before the 2014 season started, the Nationals were heavily favored to win the National League East. But the first half wasn't that easy. On May 24, the Nationals were 24-25 and sputtering...

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  2. With Promising Futures, Braves Trio Reflects on Journey

    MINNEAPOLIS -- As the contract extensions they received this year attested, Freddie Freeman, Craig Kimbrel and Julio Teheran represent a significant core of the Braves ' future...

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  3. Kimbrel Dominates American League Batters

    MINNEAPOLIS -- While enjoying the honor of being an All-Star during each of his first four full Major League seasons, Craig Kimbrel has never shied away from the chance to get to know some of the National League 's top offensive stars...

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  4. Freeman, Kimbrel Do Their Part but NL Loses All-Star Game

    MINNEAPOLIS — Tuesday was Derek Jeter's night and the American League helped him take a bow in his final All-Star game with a two-hit curtain call in a 5-3 victory, but the ...

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  5. Evan Gattis Cleared to Begin Rehab Assignment

    Braves catcher Evan Gattis, who almost surely would have made the All-Star team if not for being on the disabled list with a bulging disk in his back, has been cleared to begin a minor-league rehab assignment Thursday at Triple-A...

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  6. Cobb Commissioners Vote for Braves Stadium Rezoning

    COBB COUNTY, Ga. -- With a unanimous 5-0 vote, Cobb County Commissioners took what could be their last official action Tuesday to pave the way for a new Atlanta Braves stadium by 2017...

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  7. Selig: Braves, Indians Should Make Decisions Locally

    (WXIA) – Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig deferred to club officials in Cleveland and Atlanta when asked Tuesday about the teams' names and logos in the face of the ongoing controversy over the team name of the NFL's Washington Redskins...

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  8. Top 5 Things to Expect from the Atlanta Braves in the Second Half

    In terms of games, the first half of the season actually passed over a week ago, but the All-Star Break marks the midway point for MLB and it's a natural time to evaluate where the team stands going into the second half of the season...

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  9. G-Braves' Gosselin Enjoys Wild Ride into First All-Star Game

    Phil Gosselin is not likely to soon forget the Class AAA All-Star Game, which will be played tonight in Durham...

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  10. Braves Stars Kimbrel, Freeman Stand out in All-Star Appearances

    A year removed from a forgettable All-Star experience for Atlanta, two Braves stars delivered for the National League team in the later innings on Tuesday night...

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  11. Utley Doubles in All-Star Game, Pays Jeter Tribute

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  12. Debate: What Are Your 2nd-Half Expectations for Phils?

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  13. Giancarlo Stanton Eager for Another Shot at Home Run Derby

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Giancarlo Stanton didn't leave Target Field as the Home Run Derby champion. But that doesn't mean he's done trying...

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  14. 4 Things to Know About New York Mets All-Star Daniel Murphy

    MINNEAPOLIS — With the National and American League All-Stars set to square off Tuesday night at Target Field, For the Win is highlighting lesser-known and extremely important facts about select All-Stars...

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  15. Javier Baez Could Be a Franchise Altering Get for the Mets

    Although Ruben Tejada has outperformed the low expectations that were attached to him entering the 2014 season, the Mets are still in need of an upgrade at shortstop...

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  16. PETA: Citi Field Vegeterian-Friendly

    NEW YORK -- Apparently willing to overlook Shake Shack burgers and Pat LaFrieda's Chop House, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals have no beef with Citi Field...

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  17. Top Celebrity Sports Fans

    One of the appeals of sport is that, in the stands and in the bleachers, all spectators may consider themselves equal...

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  18. Giancarlo Selfie Time, All-Star Game Style

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  19. Johnny Callison, Mike Schmidt Head Phillies' List of Top 10 All-Star Game..

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  20. Philadelphia Phillies Announcer Matt Stairs Maybe Not Best Guy to Give...

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  21. German Relishes Futures Game, Throws Perfect Frame

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The excitement felt by Marlins pitching prospect Domingo German was definitely not lost in translation. Asked about his being part of the Sirius-XM All-Star Futures Game on Sunday, German smiled and appeared thrilled...

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  22. 10 Priceless Reactions to Stanton's 510-Ft HR

    Although he didn't win the Home Run Derby, Giancarlo Stanton (who's been known to hit baseballs far) crushed one 510 feet on Monday. It was the longest of the competition...

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  23. Report: Mets Eye SS, LF at Deadline

    NEW YORK -- The Mets will listen on trade proposals involving Bartolo Colon before the July 31 trade deadline and may ultimately end up dealing the 41-year-old right-hander...

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  24. Papa Murph Humbled by All-Star Nod

    NEW YORK -- Daniel Murphy's season began with the birth of his first child, Noah, an hour before the first pitch on Opening Day...

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  25. Mets Set Rotation for First Post-Break Series

    NEW YORK -- When the Mets reconvene in San Diego after the All-Star break for a three-game series with the Padres , a trio of right-handers will get the ball, according to manager Terry Collins...

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