Found July 22, 2013 on Los That Sports Blog:
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Tweet   Atlanta Braves outfielder Jason Heyward missed the team’s last three games before the All-Star break with a sore hamstring. He was also absent from the lineup this past weekend when Atlanta faced the Chicago White Sox. Monday, Heyward made his return and did so in a big way. Forget his 0-3 day at [...]
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