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DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 17: Pitcher Jim Johnson #49 of the Detroit Tigers makes his first appearance as a Detroit Tiger during the sixth inning of the game against the Seattle Mariners at Comerica Park on August 17, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Braves Agree To Terms With Reliever Jim Johnson

The Atlanta Braves have agreed to terms with reliever Jim Johnson on a one-year contract.

97.1 The Ticket–12/04/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 02:  Nick Markakis #21 of the Baltimore Orioles makes an out in the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game One of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 2, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Braves Agree To 4-Year Deal With OF Nick Markakis

Moving to fill an outfield void after the trade of Jason Heyward, the Atlanta Braves agreed Wednesday to a four-year contract with free agent Nick Markakis.

97.1 The Ticket–12/04/2014

Chicago Cubs ground crew members struggle to get the tarp on the field as rain falls during the fifth inning of the Chicago Cubs game against the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field on August 19, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

5 Times MLB Game Protests Have Been Upheld

With the San Francisco Giants being the first team since 1986 to successfully protest a game, we decided to take a look back at some of the past protested games upheld by the MLB. Here’s five times MLB game protests have been upheld:

08/21/2014

ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 8: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals reacts after a strikeout in the eighth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 8, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin Liles/Getty Images)

Bryce Harper Gets Heat For Scuffing Braves Logo [VIDEO]

For his part, Harper says he didn’t do it on purpose. He was quoted after the game saying, “That’s the last thing on my mind when I’m coming to the plate. I have no idea.”

97.1 The Ticket–08/11/2014

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5 Crazy Plays By A Shortstop You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

A super human shortstop, no Derek Jeter, we’re not talking about you.

07/30/2014

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

WESTWOOD, CA - APRIL 21: Actress Kate Upton attends the premiere of Twentieth Century Fox's 'The Other Woman' at Regency Village Theatre on April 21, 2014 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Kate Upton Lobbying For A Certain Major Leaguer’s Inclusion In The All-Star Game

Does Justin Verlander have competition for the title of Kate Upton’s favorite baseball player?

CBS Detroit–07/09/2014

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Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By Athletes

Protective injury gear is becoming more popular in professional sports these days and athletes are taking the opportunity to make a fashion statement (and endorsement deals). So who wore theirs the best?

06/25/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Cole Swindell on Representing All Things (and Teams) Atlanta, Georgia

The diehard Atlanta Braves fan gets a special thrill from the team’s third baseman, Chris Johnson, using his song, “Chillin’ It,” as walk-up music.

06/02/2014

ATLANTA, GA - MAY 11: B. J. Upton #2 of the Atlanta Braves makes a sliding catch for the final out of the game against the Chicago Cubs at Turner Field on May 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Braves Bat Boy Runs Onto Field During Play

We all have done it.

97.1 The Ticket–05/12/2014

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