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Braves add Fisher, Minasian to front office
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Continuing their front-office restructuring, the Braves have lured Adam Fisher and Perry Minasian to Atlanta to serve as top aides to general manager John Coppolella

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Braves to open '18 season at SunTrust Park
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SunTrust Park will be introduced to the splendor of Opening Day when the Braves begin the 2018 season with a home game against the Phillies on Thursday, March 29, the earliest opening date in Major League history.

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Gohara's 2nd start comes opposite Scherzer
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Max Scherzer has a few regular-season starts left to make his case for a second consecutive National League Cy Young Award. He’ll get one of those Wednesday night as the Nationals host the Braves in the second game of their three-game set at Nationals Park.

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Braves knock around Gio, shut out Nationals
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The Braves helped the Nationals wrap up the National League East on Sunday afternoon, but Atlanta did Washington no favors during an 8-0 thumping Tuesday night at Nationals Park.

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Big game icing on cake for Freeman's birthday
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It would be difficult to dream up a better birthday than the one Freddie Freeman had against the Nationals on Tuesday. Going against his favorite foe, the Braves’ first baseman went 3-for-5, including a mammoth three-run home run to center field, in Tuesday’s 8-0 win at Nationals Park.

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Braves unveil 2018 schedule
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The Braves start the 2018 season at home on March 29, when they host the Phillies. Check out the full slate.

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Freeman's approach a long time in the making
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Fred Freeman doesn’t get much chance to watch his son take batting practice anymore. Those moments have become more limited through the years for the father of Braves superstar Freddie Freeman, who still lives in California, where he raised Freddie and his older brothers.

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Inbox: Will Kemp be moved for Acuna in '18?
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Though there could be some long-term financial or “controllable” benefits to waiting until May or June, let’s just assume Ronald Acuna will essentially force the Braves to place him on their Opening Day roster. Whose spot in the lineup he takes will be determined as general manager John Coppolella spends this offseason tackling the challenge […]

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Teheran takes on Gonzalez in opener in DC
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Though the Nationals have already clinched the National League East, they will still have something to play for when they send Gio Gonzalez to the mound to oppose the Braves’ Julio Teheran in the opener of a three-game series at Nationals Park on Tuesday night.

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M. Adams exits, could be available Tuesday
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Braves left fielder Matt Adams was relieved to learn the right hamstring tightness that forced him to make an early exit from Sunday afternoon’s 10-8, 11-inning win over the Marlins was likely just a cramp.

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L. Adams goes from no invite to walk-off hero
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As the ninth and 10th innings elapsed at SunTrust Park on Sunday afternoon, Lane Adams and Jace Peterson sat side by side on the Braves’ bench and attempted to predict who would deliver a walk-off home run.

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Third time's a charm: Braves walk off vs. Fish
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The walk-off became fashionable at SunTrust Park this weekend. Lane Adams belted a two-run homer off Vance Worley in the 11th inning, capping a 10-8 Atlanta victory over Miami for its third walk-off win of the four-game series.

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