OLD PEOPLE

Farewell Bobby Cox

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Three things have remained constant since 1990: The Simpsons, Carson Daly being a douche, and Bobby Cox managing the Braves.

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Busy Weekend For Replay In Big, Little Leagues

Brian McCann waited on second base for a sign, and when the umpires came out of their little replay cave, he got it--the twirly finger signal for a home run.

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Stick A Fork In Chipper Jones

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Chipper Jones has played over 2,000 games in the bigs, all with the Atlanta Braves.

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Who Says Chivalry’s Dead In Houston?

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It's a tale as old as time - boy meets girl, boy courts girl, boy takes girl to Houston Astros game, boy turns hat sideways, batter hits foul ball, boy moves out of way, ball hits girl.

FAIL

This Cake Is Funny Because It References My Junk

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The next great porn name was born after this cake was inadvertently delivered for a party for Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox, who I guess is still alive.

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BEES! NOT THE BEES!

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There's almost no news value to this at all, but seeing Mets outfielder Jeff Francoeur going fetal in the presence of a fly ball is just so enjoyably bizarre.

SPORTS

“A Brave New World…”

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I was noticeably absent from the whole MLB preview that the others did.

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BASEBALL IS BACK. DO YOU CARE?

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It was easy to dis on baseball all the time when I was writing exclusively for an NFL blog, but I realize that some of you might actually like baseball and would like to see it get a fair shake in coverage here.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS

TSS 2009 MLB Preview: The National League

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If you're not a fan of baseball, this may not be for you.

MORE MEAT

COW-OWWWW-WOW-WOW-WOW-WOW

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For Braves fans, it's not enough simply to disparage the conquered, noble Injun peoples by doing tomahawk chops and cliched warrior moans, they needed to bring a giant mechanical cow in on the act.

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ERIN ANDREWS’ SKIRT TRUMPS CANCER

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The matron saint of page views, Erin Andrews (Erin Pageviews.

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BASEBALL IS BORING

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This is what counts for exciting in baseball.

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TEIXEIRA AND IBANEZ CANNOT BE STOPPED

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Today's spotlight is on two hitters who are heating up just as their teams make runs for the playoffs: Atlanta's Mark Teixeria and Raul Ibanez of the Mariners.

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D-BACKS PITCHER IS GOOD AT HITTING

The Arizona Diamondbacks' pitching mound runneth over.

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BOBBY COX SETS RECORD FOR EJECTIONS

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After seven and a half weeks of quiet muttering in the dugout, Atlanta manager Bobby Cox finally notched his 132nd career ejection, surpassing John McGraw for the all-time record.

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THE TRADE DEADLINE IS TODAY

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So, Major League Baseball's trade deadline is today, and the biggest trade looks to be.

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BRAVES' PITCHER HAS "WASHING INCIDENT"

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Atlanta Brave's relief pitcher Wilfredo Ledezma went home to Venezuela for the All-Star break, and he's still there:In what General Manager John Schuerholz described as a "washing incident," Ledezma apparently left his passport in his pants pocket and tossed it in the washing machine, detaching and damaging his visa.

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REALLY? FOR BRAVES TICKETS?

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Elizabeth King and Charles Center, a couple who divorced in 2002, are in embroiled in a nasty custody battle.


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