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Braves remain hot at home, blank Indians

Braves remain hot at home, blank Indians

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Aug 27, 2013
Rookie Alex Wood pitched five-plus strong innings, Elliot Johnson had a two-run triple and the Atlanta Braves beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 on Tuesday night.
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  • Heyward, Beachy positive despite injuries

    Heyward, Beachy positive despite injuries

    ESPN.com Aug 27, 2013
    Jason Heyward is hoping to make it back in time to play for the Atlanta Braves in the postseason, while ailing starting pitcher Brandon Beachy is shooting for the end of September.
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  • J-Hey glad to be with Braves during recovery

    J-Hey glad to be with Braves during recovery

    MLB.com Aug 27, 2013
    Braves outfielder Jason Heyward plans to be with his teammates as much as possible over the next few weeks as he attempts to recover from the physical and mental pain he has felt since sustaining a broken jaw.
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  • Video - Braves Blank Indians 00:37

    Braves Blank Indians

    Aug 27
    Craig Kimbrel picked up his 42nd save of the season in the Braves' 2-0 win over the Indians.
  • Video - Martin Luther King's Legacy 01:02

    Martin Luther King's Legacy

    Aug 27
    Bo Jackson, Hank Aaron, Sharon Robinson and Robert Griffin III reflect on Martin Luther King Jr.'s importance.

Sports Columnists

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    Aug 27
    Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we mercifully count down the dying days of August ambiguity and await the refreshing clarity of the NFL's regular season. ... There will be clarity, right?
  • You Love Ray Guy

    Aug 27
    The mail arrived this morning. The bag was stuffed—overstuffed, really—with Ray Guy email, after I wrote about Guy’s Seniors Committee nomination for the Hall of Fame in this week’s MMQB column. So let’s have at it: HE’S A NO-DOUBTER I remember when Ray…