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  1. Mike Minor to see Dr. James Andrews

    Mar 5, 2015, 4:46 PM EST

    Mike Minor

    He may be a nice man, but no one likes to pay a visit to Dr. Andrews.

  2. Yoenis Cespedes would like to play for the Tigers beyond 2015

    Mar 1, 2015, 9:20 PM EST

    Yoenis Cespedes

    Yoenis Cespedes could see himself wearing a Tigers uniform for many years.

  3. Craig Kimbrel made up some clever t-shirts for the new-look Braves

    Feb 28, 2015, 4:19 PM EST

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    After trading the likes of Justin Upton, Jason Heyward, and Evan Gattis as well as adding a handful of veteran free agents, the Braves have a ton of new faces in camp this spring.

  4. Eury Perez is early favorite to replace Melvin Upton in center field

    Feb 27, 2015, 10:55 PM EST

    Eury Perez

    Eury Perez is the early favorite to take over in center field while Melvin Upton recovers from a foot injury.

  5. Craig Kimbrel is messing with a changeup

    Feb 27, 2015, 9:00 AM EST

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    Because he wasn’t dominant enough as it was.

  6. Nick Markakis apologizes for his comments regarding contract talks with the Orioles

    Feb 26, 2015, 9:49 PM EST

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    Braves outfielder Nick Markakis recently expressed frustration about how contract talks with the Orioles broke down over the winter.

  7. Nick Markakis on O’s: “Don’t believe a word they say … It was all because of my neck”

    Feb 25, 2015, 6:13 PM EST

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    Markakis needed fusion surgery for a herniated disk in his neck two weeks after signing a four-year, $44 million free agent contract with the Braves. So of course the Orioles’ reluctance to sign him was about his neck.

  8. Braves to tab Julio Teheran as Opening Day starter

    Feb 22, 2015, 11:20 PM EST

    Julio Teheran

    It doesn’t come as any surprise that Julio Teheran will likely be toeing the slab for the Braves on Opening Day.

  9. Players go 6-for-14 in arbitration hearings

    Feb 21, 2015, 9:45 PM EST

    Josh Donaldson

    As usual, teams in general won at a slightly better rate than players in arbitration hearings. 2014 saw the most arbitration hearings since 2001.

  10. Dodgers sign Brandon Beachy

    Feb 21, 2015, 12:35 PM EST

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    Beachy is currently working his way back from the second Tommy John surgery of his career.

  11. Mike Minor wins arbitration hearing against the Braves

    Feb 20, 2015, 12:48 PM EST

    Mike Minor

    Atlanta submitted a $5.1 million salary for the 27-year-old left-hander.

  12. Braves sign Mets castoff Eric Young Jr.

    Feb 13, 2015, 4:03 PM EST

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    Young was non-tendered by the Mets in December.

  13. Braves reliever Shae Simmons undergoes Tommy John surgery

    Feb 12, 2015, 6:15 PM EST

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    A tough break for a promising young arm.

  14. Braves add Jose Veras to their suddenly aged bullpen

    Feb 10, 2015, 9:02 PM EST

    Jose Veras

    Veras is the fifth veteran reliever that new GM John Hart has added to the mix since the start of the offseason.

  15. Braves sign former All-Star closer Matt Capps

    Feb 10, 2015, 4:46 PM EST

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    Capps was a closer for the Pirates, Nationals, and Twins, totaling 137 saves from 2007-2012.

  16. Danny Espinosa is giving up switch hitting

    Feb 8, 2015, 6:05 PM EST

    Danny Espinosa

    Danny Espinosa will bat right-handed exclusively in 2015.

  17. Mike Minor arbitration hearing scheduled for Feb. 19

    Feb 4, 2015, 11:21 PM EST

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    Minor, 27, is arbitration-eligible for the second time in his career. He asked for a salary of $5.6 million and the Atlanta front office offered him $5.1 million when figures were exchanged on January 16.

  18. Blue Jays and Rockies swap minor league left-handers

    Feb 4, 2015, 6:15 PM EST

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    As first reported by Ben Nicholson-Smith at Sportsnet, the Blue Jays have traded 25-year-old left-hander Tyler Ybarra to the Rockies in exchange for 22-year-old lefty Jayson Aquino.

  19. Diamondbacks sign Gerald Laird

    Feb 2, 2015, 2:50 PM EST

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    Laird spent the past two seasons in Atlanta.

  20. Freddie Freeman: “I think we’re going to surprise a lot of people.”

    Jan 31, 2015, 9:00 PM EST

    Freddie Freeman

    The Braves may have pawned off many of their productive players, but Freddie Freeman still thinks they’ll compete in 2015.

  21. The Braves and Rockies made a trade

    Jan 30, 2015, 4:10 PM EST

    Tampa Bay Rays v Atlanta Braves

    A couple of pitchers who don’t profile well in a hitters’ environment for a couple of catchers who have shown a little at the plate. Advantage: Braves.

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