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MLB Gameday: Braves-Nationals "Postponed: Tragedy"

MLB Gameday: Braves-Nationals "Postponed: Tragedy"

deadspin.com Updated Sep 16, 2013
In the wake of the mass shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C. this morning, the Braves-Nationals game—to be played just blocks away—was canceled. It was a sensible decision that needed no explanation. Certainly not an odd one like "Postpone…
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  • Postponement of Braves-Nats game the right call

    Postponement of Braves-Nats game the right call

    MLB.com Sep 16, 2013
    Even after the players from the Braves and Nationals began showing up at Nationals Park on Monday afternoon, even after they put their uniforms on and began doing the things they almost always do, they knew there would be no game. There just couldn't be…
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  • Braves saddened to learn of shootings in DC

    Braves saddened to learn of shootings in DC

    MLB.com Sep 16, 2013
    As Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez was drinking coffee at the team's hotel early Monday morning, he heard the earliest reports about a gunman at Washington's Navy Yard. A little more than three hours later, he gained a better understanding of the severity…
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  • Braves-Nats postponed after D.C. shootings

    Braves-Nats postponed after D.C. shootings

    The Washington Nationals postponed Monday night's game against the Atlanta Braves following shootings at the nearby Navy Yard.
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  • Well-rounded Braves quiet in their dominance

    Well-rounded Braves quiet in their dominance

    MLB.com Sep 16, 2013
    As usual, there has been no drama to the Braves' run this season. They make winning look easy. They are simply a smart, efficient baseball machine, a team that does everything well.
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  • Video - Braves-Nationals Game Postponed 01:17

    Braves-Nationals Game Postponed

    Sep 16
    The Washington Nationals postponed their Monday night game against the Braves following shootings at the nearby Navy Yard.
  • Video - Braves, Nationals React To Shooting 01:00

    Braves, Nationals React To Shooting

    Sep 16
    Mike Rizzo, Fredi Gonzalez, Dan Haren and Bryce Harper react to the shooting at the Navy Yard near the Nationals' stadium.
  • Video - Concerns For Teams Heading Into The Playoffs 01:43

    Concerns For Teams Heading Into The Playoffs

    Sep 16
    Baseball Tonight Minute: The Baseball Tonight crew looks at some of the concerns for the Rangers, the Indians and the Braves.

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    Sep 16
    The Seattle crowd made life difficult on the 49ers, to say the least. - (Elaine Thompson/AP) Thirty years of covering the NFL demands you have perspective after a night like last night. After all, it’s Week 2. Arizona won in Foxboro in Week 2 last year.…