Originally written on Fox Sports South  |  Last updated 11/18/14
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. Craig Kimbrel keeps baseballs from key moments in his career. Now hes adding a much smaller ball to his collection. The Braves All-Star closer hit his first-ever hole-in-one on the ChampionsGate Golf Club during Mondays Tim Hudson-Chipper Jones Birdies and Baseball charity tournament. Kimbrel, using a four-iron, hit the ball 180 yards into the wind on the par-3 second hole and the ball sailed directly into the hole. It would have been more exciting if I would have known it went in from the tee box, Kimbrel said at his locker after practice Tuesday. There was a bunker right in front of the hole . . . The ball just disappeared, so my first instinct and I play a lot of golf is that it went into the bunker. Kimbrel though was able to avoid a tradition associated with hitting an ace: buying people drinks afterward. It was an open bar because it was an event, so I bought everybodys drinks, Kimbrel said, laughing. All the guys I was playing with, they were ra...
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