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Braves Heyward's Season Is Over By 90 MPH To The Face

((HT: LiveLeak/MLB/FS Braves)) Jason Heyward's season is over... Because of this... Heyward was taken to a New York hospital for X-rays, which revealed two fractures. He and Braves trainer Jeff Porter stayed behind at a Manhattan area hospital while the team left for their series in St. Louis. What is it about the Braves and Citi Field anyway...???
Via Online Sports Guys
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex State Trooper Gets Prison Time In Manslaughter Death Of Braves Trainer's Wife

((HT: AJC.com/Stevens)) Atlanta Braves trainer Jeff Porter and his wife, Cathy, were heading to the Chick-fil-A Bowl on New Year's Eve, 2011 when Georgia State Trooper Donald Crozier broadsided the Porter's car as he was on his way to assist in a high-speed pursuit. Cathy Porter was pronounced dead at the scene and Crozier was charged with vehicular homicide, reckless...
Via Online Sports Guys
April 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Plea in crash that killed wife of Braves trainer

A former state trooper accused in a crash that killed the wife of an Atlanta Braves trainer has pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide and reckless driving. Fulton County District Attorney's spokeswoman Yvette Jones says Donald Crozier pleaded guilty Monday in the 2011 crash that killed 54-year-old Kathy Porter, the wife of Braves trainer Jeff Porter. Authorities have said Crozier...
Via Fox Sports
April 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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