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Freeman’s 3 hits lead Braves past Nationals 6-3

Atlanta Braves' B.J. Upton (2) celebrates his solo home run off Washington Nationals starting pitcher Taylor Jordan with third base coach Doug Dascenzo (28) in the first inning of a baseball game on Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Jason Getz)

ATLANTA (AP) — Freddie Freeman had three hits, including a homer, and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 6-3 on Saturday night to continue their early success against the Nationals.

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Nationals place Span on 7-day DL with concussion

Washington Nationals' Denard Span bunts the ball, and reached second on a throwing error, during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins at Nationals Park Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Washington. The Nationals won 10-7. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Washington Nationals placed outfielder Denard Span on the seven-day disabled list with a concussion on Saturday.

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Nationals rally but fall to Braves 7-6 in 10th

ATLANTA (AP) — Washington manager Matt Williams assumed Atlanta pinch-runner Jordan Schafer came in the game to try to steal second with two outs in the 10th.

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Upton lifts Braves past Nats 7-6 in 10 innings

Atlanta Braves' Justin Upton, right, celebrates with teammates B.J. Upton, left, and Chris Johnson after hitting a single to score the winning run in the tenth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Friday, April 11, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Jordan Schafer scored from first base on Justin Upton’s bloop single to right field with two outs in the 10th inning, giving the Atlanta Braves a 7-6 win over the Washington Nationals on Friday night.

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Former Hawks All-Star Lou Hudson dies at 69

In this Jan. 31, 1967 file photo, St. Louis Hawks rookie forward Lou Hudson (23) goes to the basket against Philadelphia's Bill Melchionni, in St. Louis. Six-time All-Star Lou Hudson died Friday, April 11, 2014, in Atlanta, the Atlanta Hawks said. He was 69. (AP Photo/File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Dominique Wilkins hopes young fans take the time to learn about Lou Hudson.

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