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Braves fans, brass give Chipper Jones a fine sendoff

Braves fans, brass give Chipper Jones a fine sendoff

yahoo.com ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Sep 28, 2012
Since very few of us will ever retire as international superstars, we have to guess at the emotions which those who are must feel. And while getting celebrated for your accomplishments is nice, at some point you've got to feel overwhelmed by all the att…
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  • Davey: Close race 'good education' for Nats

    Davey: Close race 'good education' for Nats

    MLB.com Sep 28, 2012
    While the extra rest and time to think ahead and prepare for the playoffs would certainly help, there might be a silver lining in the Braves refusing to let the Nationals officially lock up the NL East.
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  • Uggla playing through cut on right hand

    Uggla playing through cut on right hand

    MLB.com Sep 28, 2012
    Sometime during the Braves' celebration for clinching a playoff spot Tuesday, second baseman Dan Uggla reached into a bin full of ice for a drink. Instead of finding what he wanted, Uggla cut his right hand and required stitches to stop the bleeding. Ug…
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  • Crasnick: One-game playoff -- Who starts?

    Crasnick: One-game playoff -- Who starts?

    ESPN.com Sep 28, 2012
    For the Braves, it might be Kris Medlen. For other teams, it's not so clear.
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  • Cliff Corcoran: White Sox collapsing, Rays surging and Tigers p…

    Cliff Corcoran: White Sox collapsing, Rays surging and Tigers pitching injuries

    CNNSI.com Sep 28, 2012
    It's not the Red Sox or Braves of 2011, but it's still a collapse, writes Cliff Corcoran. He looks at the White Sox's losing streak, another September surge by the Rays and more.
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  • Video - Duda's 3-Run Homer Powers Mets 00:32

    Duda's 3-Run Homer Powers Mets

    Sep 28
    Lucas Duda hit a three-run homer in the 7th inning to lift the Mets to a 3-1 victory.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Seahawks defense playing bigger than reputation

    Sep 28
    Defensive end Chris Clemons has much in common with his peers on the Seattle defense: They're good, they're unknown, and they don't care.
  • John Clayton's Last Call

    Sep 28
    The Texans and Falcons appear to be the class of their respective conferences, writes John Clayton.
  • Bill Simmons empties out his inbox and makes Week 4 picks

    Sep 28
    It's a final cleansing of the Sports Guy's inbox, plus Week 4 picks.