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Dale Murphy Once Got A Lame Autograph From Richard Nixon

Dale Murphy Once Got A Lame Autograph From Richard Nixon

deadspin.com Updated Feb 19, 2013
Yesterday, former Atlanta Braves star and beloved-by-the-internet old dude Dale Murphy decided to celebrate President's Day by showing his Twitter followers a picture of one of his prized pieces of memorabilia: a baseball with Richard Nixon's autograph …
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  • Braves to retire Chipper's No. 10 on June 28

    Braves to retire Chipper's No. 10 on June 28

    ESPN.com MLB.com Feb 19, 2013
    The Atlanta Braves will retire Chipper Jones' number and induct him into the team's hall of fame on June 28.
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  • Braves closer Kimbrel knocks in hole-in-one

    Braves closer Kimbrel knocks in hole-in-one

    ESPN.com Feb 19, 2013
    Atlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel was almost unhittable in 2012. He has bigger plans this season.
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  • Uggla looking to rip with more consistency

    Uggla looking to rip with more consistency

    MLB.com Feb 19, 2013
    The early word out of Braves camp was that Dan Uggla was more ripped than ever -- a seemingly comical claim, given Uggla's notoriously Popeye-like physique.
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Free agency this year loaded with talent, not big spenders; ma…

    Feb 19
    Although there are four teams with more than $30 million in cap room with the dawn of free agency two weeks away, I expect this to be a stingy season for one of the best free agent classes ever.
  • NBA Coast to Coast: Second-half storylines to watch in East

    Feb 19
    Here's a look at some of the top second-half storylines to watch in the East.