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Chipper homers twice as Braves blank Padres

Chipper homers twice as Braves blank Padres

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Aug 16, 2012
Chipper Jones homered twice and the Atlanta Braves won their 15th consecutive game with Kris Medlen as a starter, beating the San Diego Padres 6-0 on Thursday night.
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  • Selig, owners approve Padres sale for $800M

    Selig, owners approve Padres sale for $800M

    ESPN.com MLB.com Aug 16, 2012
    Major League Baseball owners approved the sale of the San Diego Padres on Thursday to a group that includes the O'Malley family and pro golfer Phil Mickelson.
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  • Moores leaves Padres with fond memories

    Moores leaves Padres with fond memories

    MLB.com Aug 16, 2012
    Through all the ups and downs of 18 years of Padres ownership, John Moores retained his composure. On Thursday, as the team passed hands to Ron Fowler and the younger members of the O'Malley family, he couldn't any longer.
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  • Video - Chipper Jones Homers Twice In Braves' Win 00:31

    Chipper Jones Homers Twice In Braves' Win

    Aug 16
    Braves blank Padres 6-0.
  • Video - Feeling Chipper 01:32

    Feeling Chipper

    Aug 16
    Chipper Jones homers twice in Braves' win.