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Roundup: New-look Braves fall late to Tigers 2-1

Roundup: New-look Braves fall late to Tigers 2-1

CNNSI.com Updated Feb 22, 2013
KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- The first game of spring training can provide some unusual scenarios.
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  • Hudson, Braves confident in 'overlooked' rotation

    Hudson, Braves confident in 'overlooked' rotation

    MLB.com Feb 22, 2013
    When it comes to the Braves, much of the focus has been on the new acquisitions in the lineup, as well as the high expectations of the experienced bullpen. However, general manager Frank Wren and ace Tim Hudson believe the rotation is flying "under…
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  • Girardi sets travel roster for Grapefruit opener

    Girardi sets travel roster for Grapefruit opener

    MLB.com Feb 22, 2013
    The Yankees have set their travel roster for Saturday's Grapefruit League opener, against the Braves in Lake Buena Vista. As manager Joe Girardi said on Thursday, the starting lineup will include first baseman Mark Teixeira, second baseman Robinson Cano…
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  • For '90s Braves, one (title) is a very lonely number

    For '90s Braves, one (title) is a very lonely number

    MLB.com Feb 22, 2013
    Despite five guys worthy of having their numbers retired by the franchise while owning Cooperstown as their ultimate destiny -- manager Bobby Cox, pitchers Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and John Smoltz and Jones -- the 1990s Braves finished with just one wor…
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Traditional pocket passers becoming extinct? Don't tell this QB…

    Feb 22
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Perhaps the irony of the NFL's incoming quarterback class on display here at the scouting combine is that while the read-option trend seems to be the wave of the future within the league, the future clearly isn't now. At least not in ter…
  • 2013 NFL combine -- Friday observations about offseason, Weeden and more

    Feb 22
    Will the NFL push back the dates on the offseason? Not if the players' union has anything to say about it, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: Baltimore Ravens 2013 Offseason Preview

    Feb 22
    SI.com is laying out offseason road maps for all 32 teams as they start their journey for the Lombardi Trophy -- two teams per day, from the teams that need the most work to contend in 2013 to the ones that are in pretty good shape. See them all.