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Teague leads Hawks past slumping Pacers

Guard Jeff Teague scored a game-high 25 points, leading four Atlanta starters in double figures as the Hawks stunned the Indiana Pacers 107-88 Sunday night.

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Nationals beat Braves, 2-1, to avoid sweep

Washington shortstop Ian Desmond blasted the first pitch from Atlanta Braves starter Alex Wood in the last of the seventh for a leadoff home run to left field to break a 1-1 tie and the Nationals won 2-1 Sunday to salvage the final game of the three-game set.

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Dad’s hitting approach has taken Freeman a long way

Freddie Freeman said he was only 7 or 8 years old when his father, Fred, began to bake into his young mind the hitting approach the Braves first baseman uses to this day.

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BRAVES NOTEBOOK: Despite slow start, Uggla showing promise

Dan Uggla showed signs of a turnaround in spring training, batting .269 with four home runs and 14 RBIs in 22 spring games, and despite a slow start this season manager Fredi Gonzalez is encouraged.

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Falcons tab Clowney for private workout

After his Pro Day workout at South Carolina’s Williams-Brice Stadium on Wednesday, Jadeveon Clowney said the Falcons had been in touch to set up a private workout.

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Hawks percentage points out of playoff spot

Hawks percentage points out of playoff spot

With Wednesday’s loss to the Bulls, the Hawks (32-42, .432) fell .002 percentage points behind the Knicks (33-43, .434) for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.

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Braves pitcher Santana nearly ready; Minor, Floyd not far behind

Braves pitcher Ervin Santana is scheduled to pitch five or six innings for Gwinnett on Friday in what might be his last build-up start before the former All-Star joins the rotation.

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Braves win as Harang outduels Garza

Right-hander Aaron Harang was brilliant Wednesday afternoon, throwing a no-hitter through six innings as the Braves beat the Brewers 1-0.

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Augustin guides Bulls past slumping Hawks

The Bulls pull away late from the Hawks, who have now lost seven of their last eight.

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Braves’ Buchter gives his father a birthday to remember

Ryan Buchter officially became a major-leaguer when he was chosen for the Braves’ 25-man opening day roster, only five days after the big left-hander had been sent to Triple-A.

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Freeman leads Braves past Brewers

Freddie Freeman added to Atlanta’s advantage with solo homers in the sixth and eighth innings.

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Brewers spoil Braves’ season opener

Brewers spoil Braves’ season opener

Yovani Gollardo limited the Braves to four hits and two walks and improved to 5-1 with a 1.78 ERA in eight career meetings with Atlanta.

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Hale gets the nod

Hale impressed in his first two major league starts last year, allowing only one run in 13 innings against the Padres and the Phillies.

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Gearrin likely facing elbow surgery

Tommy John surgery could be on the horizon for Cory Gearrin, who would become the third Braves pitcher to undergo the season-ending procedure this spring.

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Braves hope thin pitching staff can keep them on top of division

Braves hope thin pitching staff can keep them on top of division

With the National League East featuring some of the most dominant starting pitching in baseball, the Atlanta Braves hope to stay in chase.

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