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  1. Video: Nick Markakis receives standing ovation in his return to Baltimore

    Jul 27, 2015, 10:01 PM EDT

    BALTIMORE, MD - JULY 27: Nick Markakis #22 of the Atlanta Braves acknowledges the crowd before his at bat in the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 27, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

    Markakis played his first nine seasons in the majors with the Orioles before signing a four-year, $44 million contract with the Braves last December.

  2. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 21, 2015, 6:53 AM EDT

    Albert Pujols

    Albert Pujols hit three homers in the Angels doubleheader, passing Mike Trout for the AL lead and passing Mike Schmidt on the all-time list.

  3. Jon Lester loses his no-hitter with no outs in the eighth inning

    Jul 18, 2015, 9:20 PM EDT

    Jon Lester

    Jon Lester and a scorer at Turner Field have teamed up to no-hit the Braves through six innings.

  4. Kyle Schwarber collects three hits, two errors in first start behind plate

    Jul 17, 2015, 11:31 PM EDT

    Kyle Schwarber

    The rest of the Cubs combined for four hits on the night.

  5. Braves’ John Hart: “I never made any false promises we were built to win this year”

    Jul 16, 2015, 3:13 PM EDT

    John Hart

    Not the kind of straight-forward talk you usually get from executives these days.

  6. Nick Markakis’ record errorless streak ends at 398 games

    Jun 25, 2015, 10:31 PM EDT

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 30:  Nick Markakis #22 of the Atlanta Braves wearing Under Armour sunglasses looks on during batting practice prior to playing the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on May 30, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

    Braves right fielder Nick Markakis saw his record errorless streak come to an end this afternoon against the Nationals.

  7. Freddie Freeman received a platelet-rich plasma injection in his injured wrist

    Jun 25, 2015, 6:19 PM EDT

    Freddie Freeman

    Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman landed on the disabled list earlier this week with what was termed as a right wrist contusion.

  8. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Jun 18, 2015, 7:24 AM EDT

    Todd Frazier

    More blowouts. More position players pitching. A couple of heroic performances. We had a little of everything last night.

  9. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    May 12, 2015, 6:48 AM EDT

    Scott Van Slyke

    Scott Van Slyke messed up, atoned and then atoned again for extra measure.

  10. Play of the Day: Freddy Galvis makes superb diving grab and throw for the out

    Apr 25, 2015, 8:52 PM EDT

    Freddy Galvis

    Freddy Galvis threw his hat into the ring as an early contender for Play of the Year.

  11. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 7, 2015, 6:20 AM EDT

    Masahiro Tanaka

    Opening Day — real Opening Day, not that phony baloney Sunday night rebop — happened yesterday.

  12. 2015 Preview: Atlanta Braves

    Mar 27, 2015, 12:00 PM EDT

    Wandy Rodriguez

    The Braves had one of the stranger off-seasons, both adding and subtracting players while also attempting to rebuild. How bad will they be in 2015?

  13. 2015 Preview: Baltimore Orioles

    Mar 17, 2015, 8:00 AM EDT

    Buck Showalter

    The Orioles lost two key players in Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis. But they’re getting three back, in whole or in part, who didn’t really contribute much last year. Is that enough for them to repeat?

  14. Nick Markakis is making progress from neck surgery

    Mar 7, 2015, 5:28 PM EDT

    Nick Markakis

    Not long after signing his four-year, $44 million contract with the Braves in December, outfielder Nick Markakis underwent surgery to repair a herniated disk in his neck.

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

    Feb 26, 2015, 9:49 PM EDT

    Nick Markakis AP

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

  16. 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 EDT

    markakis getty

    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.

  17. Orioles acquire outfielder Travis Snider from Pirates

    Jan 27, 2015, 8:28 PM EDT

    travis snider pirates getty

    Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun reports that the Orioles have completed a trade for Pirates outfielder Travis Snider. Pittsburgh’s return is a player to be named later and 21-year-old pitching prospect Stephen Tarpley.

  18. The 2015 Braves have “gravitas” and “veteran leadership” and will have dirty uniforms. Just kill me now.

    Jan 23, 2015, 8:30 AM EDT

    Jonny Gomes scores

    I’m sorry, Mr. Calcaterra. All the tests are back. There’s no delicate way to put this, so I’ll just say it. Your team has . . . gravitas.

  19. Braves pursuing free agent outfielder Jonny Gomes

    Jan 20, 2015, 9:27 PM EDT

    jonny gomes getty

    MLB.com beat writer Mark Bowman reports that the Braves are in pursuit of free agent Jonny Gomes as a potential left-field platoon mate with Zolio Almonte.

  20. The 23rd best GM of all time is currently driving me nuts

    Jan 14, 2015, 11:33 AM EDT

    John Hart

    But I may be biased and less-than-objective about that.

  21. The Orioles continue to show interest in free agent outfielder Nori Aoki

    Dec 29, 2014, 11:02 PM EDT

    nori aoki getty

    Aoki has a .287 batting average and a .353 on-base percentage over three seasons in the majors and would be a candidate to take over the leadoff spot for Baltimore.

  22. Orioles are “having ongoing dialogue” with Colby Rasmus

    Dec 29, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    colby rasmus getty

    Rasmus has been a center fielder for his entire career, but could replace Nick Markakis in right field.

  23. 2015 Free Agent Tracker

    Dec 25, 2014, 1:23 PM EDT

    Hanley Ramirez

    Your one-stop shop for all of the offseason signings.

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