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The Daily Chop: Sideline reporter Kelsey Wingert departs from Braves broadcast

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The Braves are making a change to their broadcast team this season.

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Changes are coming to the Braves television broadcast in 2020. News broke on Wednesday that Fox Sports reporter Kelsey Wingert, who had grown into a fan favorite during her tenure in Atlanta, is no longer employed by Fox Sports South. The details of this separation have not been made clear as of Thursday morning, but the loss of Wingert has not been well-received by the fan base. She had become a staple of an otherwise underwhelming broadcast, and now she departs just weeks before the start of the regular season. Best of luck to Kelsey in her next venture as the Braves will now be forced to replace a household name for all those who tune in for nightly telecasts during the season.

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