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The Atlanta Braves looked sharp in game 1 of a big series with the St. Louis Cardinals, who own the best record in baseball.  Atlanta played a great well-rounded game as they cruised to a 4-1 victory on Friday night before a sellout crowd at Turner Field. Enough cannot be said about Braves starter, Mike Minor.  After recent rotation struggles, it was great to see Minor have such a great start on Friday night.  Minor pitched seven innings, and the only run he gave up came off a Yadier Molina home run.   It seems like Minor has pitched up to steep completion, and pitches down to the struggling teams.  That should help come the playoffs. Yadier Molina’s home run off Minor in the 2nd inning was the game’s first run. The Braves took the lead from the Cardinals in the next half inning.  Chris Johnson started the Braves scoring with a single to left field.  Brian McCann scored on the play and tied the game up. Mike Minor then helped his own cause with a single of his own.  Dan Uggla scored...
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