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Braves bring heat to Denver, power out victory

Braves bring heat to Denver, power out victory

MLB.com Updated Apr 23, 2013
In the coldest Major League game played in Colorado, the ball was flying like a balmy midsummer slugfest. Atlanta scored all of its runs on a trio of long balls, besting the Rockies, 4-3, in a game where the temperature never climbed out of the 20s.
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