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Bradley: Braves fans can take heart from this October

3:22 pm Oct. 28, 2015

By Mark Bradley
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Of baseball’s 10 postseason qualifiers, seven were bad not long ago; six had been bad for a while. The Rangers lost 95 games in 2014. The Astros lost 416 games over

Olivera goes 1-for-4 in Gwinnett Friday

1:51 am Aug. 22, 2015

Hector Olivera, just days away from being inserted in the Atlanta Braves’ lineup as the every-day third baseman, went 1-for-4 in his second injury rehab game with the Gwinnett Braves Friday night.

Olivera also scored a

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Simmons makes another spectacular play

8:51 am Apr. 20, 2015

Set up: Braves hold a one-run lead with 2 outs in the bottom of 7th inning Saturday in Toronto; man on first, Blue Jays’ second baseman Devon Travis at the plate.

The play: Tarvis hits a

Chipper Jones apologizes for ‘irresponsible’ tweet

11:04 pm Feb. 7, 2015

Former Braves great Chipper Jones has made 4,006 posts on his Twitter account. But there’s one he’d like to take back.

The retired third baseman apologized twice Saturday for a tweet he made a day earlier

Braves sign another David Carpenter

8:09 pm Jan. 24, 2015

Out with one David Carpenter and in with another.

A Braves official confirmed to our Braves beat writer David O’Brien on Saturday night that the team signed relief pitcher David Carpenter, but not the one they