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Braves News: Streak ends, Swanson returns, Rule changes, etc.

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The Braves lost on Monday, ending their eight-game win streak.

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BRAVES NEWS

Late inning magic not enough as Braves fall to Rockies, 3-1

Julio Teheran was good, the Braves offense was bad, and good luck favored the Rockies in the end. It took until the eighth inning for Colorado to push across the first run of the game, then Atlanta countered with the tying run in the top of the ninth. The Rockies would walk off in the tenth with a two-run homer by Ryan McMahon.

Braves activate Swanson from IL, option Duvall

The Braves finally have their shortstop back, as Swanson returned to the starting lineup in Denver on Monday. The club optioned Adam Duvall to Triple-A Gwinnett to clear a roster spot for Swanson.

Improving the Fan Experience for 2020

Doc examines some rule changes that would improve fan experience, increase on-field tree attendance, and make Goose Gossage slightly uncomfortable.

30 potential callups to get excited about

Ian Anderson makes the cut for Atlanta, but is he a serious candidate to be called up this season?

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MLB NEWS

Harpers welcome baby boy Krew Aron to family

I refuse to make fun of a baby, but I will absolutely make fun of its parents. Why, Bruce, why?

Judge’s tear makes Yanks more dangerous

Exactly what the Yankees needed, another hot bat.