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Atlanta Braves Photos

Braves Photos

  1. Atlanta Braves' Justin Upton, left, and third baseman Chris Johnson (23) celebrate after the ninth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 8-3. (AP Photo/John Amis)

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    ATLANTA, GA - JULY 27: B. J. Upton #2 and Chris Johnson #23 of the Atlanta Braves celebrate after the game against the San Diego Padres at Turner Field on July 27, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

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  2. ATLANTA, GA - JULY 27: Chasen Shreve #51 and Gerald Laird #11 of the Atlanta Braves celebrate after the game against the San Diego Padres at Turner Field on July 27, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

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    ATLANTA, GA - JULY 27: Mike Minor #36 of the Atlanta Braves throws a first inning pitch against the San Diego Padres at Turner Field on July 27, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

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  3. ATLANTA, GA - JULY 27: Mike Minor #36 of the Atlanta Braves is given a standing ovation after being removed from the game against the San Diego Padres during the seventh inning at Turner Field on July 27, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

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    ATLANTA, GA - JULY 27: Gerald Laird #11 of the Atlanta Braves is interviewed after the game against the San Diego Padres at Turner Field on July 27, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

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  4. ATLANTA, GA - JULY 27: Ryan Doumit #4 of the Atlanta Braves hits a third inning single against the San Diego Padres at Turner Field on July 27, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

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    Atlanta Braves' B.J. Upton (2) steals second base as San Diego Padres shortstop Alexi Amarista (5) catches the throw from home during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Atlanta. The Braves won 8-3. (AP Photo/John Amis)

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  5. Atlanta Braves' Justin Upton follows through on a two-run double to left against the San Diego Padres during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

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    San Diego Padres pitcher Alex Torres (54) comes off the mound after walking Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman and Tommy La Stella back-to-back to load the bases during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 8-3. (AP Photo/John Amis)

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