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David Hale #57 of the Atlanta Braves pitches in the first inning to the Pittsburgh Pirates at Turner Field on September 25, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Rockies Acquire RHP David From Atlanta In 4-Player Trade

The Braves have traded right-handed pitchers David Hale and Gus Schlosser to the Colorado Rockies for minor-league catchers Jose Briceno and Chris O’Dowd.

01/31/2015

John and Leslie Malone (credit: Colorado State University)

Cable Billionaire Malone Donating $42.5M To CSU

Media magnate John Malone and his wife, Leslie, are giving $42.5 million to Colorado State University to develop stem cell and other treatments for animals and people, the biggest donation in the school’s history, the university announced Monday.

12/29/2014

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

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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

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

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

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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

Nick Masset #37 of the Colorado Rockies hands the ball off to third base umpire Paul Emmel after being ejected for hitting Evan Gattis (not pictured) of the Atlanta Braves in the ninth inning of a game at Coors Field on June 12, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  The Rockies beat the Braves 10-3. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Rockies’ Masset Suspended, Braves’ Carpenter Fined

Rockies pitcher Nick Masset has been suspended three games and fined for throwing a pitch at Braves catcher Evan Gattis on Thursday.

06/17/2014

Corey Dickerson #6 of the Colorado Rockies slides safely into second with a stolen base as second baseman Tommy La Stella #7 of the Atlanta Braves fails to keep the ball in his glove in the eighth inning at Coors Field on June 10, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Rockies Give Up 3 Home Runs, Fall To Braves 13-10

Andrelton Simmons hit his first career grand slam as part of a seven-run first inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Colorado Rockies 13-10 on Tuesday night.

06/10/2014

Cole Swindell (Warner Music Nashville)

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

Troy Tulowitzki (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Rockies’ Tulowitzki Leaves Game But Says He’s OK

Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki says he avoided an injury when he hit his left foot on his backswing late in Colorado’s game against the Braves.

05/26/2014

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