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Braves fire GM Frank Wren after missing playoffs

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have fired general manager Frank Wren.

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Column: Oh, Roger, you still don’t get it

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a news conference Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in New York. Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl. The league has faced increasing criticism that it has not acted quickly or emphatically enough concerning the domestic abuse cases. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

Oh, Roger, you still don’t get it.

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Falcons, Bucs both eager to get back on field

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan walks off the field in the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

ATLANTA (AP) — The short week came at a good time for the Atlanta Falcons.

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Nats beat Braves to clinch another NL East title

Washington Nationals teammates run out onto the field to congratulate pitcher Drew Storen (22) and catcher Wilson Ramos after clinching the NL East division against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Atlanta. Washington won 3-0. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Washington Nationals bounced up and down in unison near second base, not bothered at all by a smattering of boos from the crowd at Turner Field.

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Atlanta mayor: Talked to 6 possible Hawks owners

In this May 29, 2013, file photo, Atlanta Hawks general managerr Danny Ferry waits during a news conference in Atlanta.   Ferry has taken an indefinite leave of absence after making racially charged comments about a potential free agent. (AP Photo/David Tulis, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Mayor Kasim Reed said Tuesday he has already talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks and expects a sale of the team to move quickly after racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.

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