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With J-Hey back, Braves' lineup lives up to hype

With J-Hey back, Braves' lineup lives up to hype Updated May 17, 2013
Coming off a disappointing road trip that was littered with squandered opportunities, the Braves saw Justin Upton release his frustrations with a monstrous sixth-inning grand slam that proved decisive in Friday night's 8-5 win against the Dodgers at Tur…
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  • Heyward activated by Braves, in starting lineup

    Heyward activated by Braves, in starting lineup May 17, 2013
    Braves right fielder Jason Heyward was activated from the disabled list and is starting against the Dodgers on Friday night, giving manager Fredi Gonzalez his full projected lineup for the first time this season.
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  • Video - Braves Power Past Dodgers 00:37

    Braves Power Past Dodgers

    May 17
    Justin Upton drove in five runs to lead the Braves past the Dodgers 8-5.

Sports Columnists

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    May 17
    Plenty of teams made big splashes early in free agency, but keep an eye on those who waited for smart bargains, writes John Clayton.
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    May 17
    In the relatively short but tortured history of the re-incarnated Cleveland Browns, every dark cloud appearing on the horizon has generally presaged a darker and more ominous one, leading the team's fans and even the organization itself to develop an al…