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Elder broke Augusta National color barrier 40 years ago

...Ruth's all-time home run record when he blasted Al Downing's pitch over the left-centerfield wall at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. Aaron had broken one of sport's most hallowed marks, but it wasn't an easy path for the Atlanta Braves...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/history/elder-broke-augusta-national-color-barr
Ex-Oriole Nick Markakis is happy to be an Atlanta Brave

...Woodstock, Ga., north of Atlanta, when he was 10.He said he remembers his parents taking him to games at old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium."It was fun to watch those guys do things the right way," Markakis said after passing a physical exam...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-05/ex-oriole-nick-markakis-
Michaux: Braves' long run of dominance is being rewarded

...positively, 100-percent convinced every single time you turned on the "SuperStation" or trekked down to Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium or Turner Field that you were going to see five can't-miss, sure-fire, first-ballot Hall of Famers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/michaux-braves-long-run-
Attendance streak ends for Falcon fan

...poor health, has been a Falcons season-ticket holder since 1966, the year the team started playing at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. By missing Sunday's game, Curtis' string of consecutive home games attended ended at 376. Curtis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-09/falcons-fan-attendence-strea
Carl Sanders is only Georgia letterman elected governor

...professional sports to Atlanta. The coming of the Braves happened on his watch, and so did the building of old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. One day, a very important visitor - Pete Rozelle, commissioner of the National Football League - showed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-20/carl-sanders-only-georgia-let
Atlanta Braves release more details of new suburban park

...a 30,000-seat football stadium and building a new college baseball park on the footprint of the former Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, which was torn down in 1997. Georgia State's proposal is part of a $300 million development that would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-14/atlanta-braves-release-m
Giants hand Braves sixth loss in a row

...Crawford hit two home runs as the Giants completed their first three-game sweep in Atlanta since 1988 at old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium.The Braves were held to four hits, stretching Gonzalez's patience."We just got one run. Again...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-04/giants-hand-braves-sixth
Michaux: New stadiums for Braves, Falcons make no sense

...an old man, the truth is I'm not even 50. While in college, I attended baseball and football games in Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium and basketball at the Omni.Then Atlanta went on a stadium building binge in the 1990s and updated everything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/braves/2013-11-11/michaux-new-stadi
Hank Aaron to savor 40th anniversary of historic home run

...season. An outfield sign at Turner Field also will mark the anniversary.Baker had the best seat in old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium ? the on-deck circle ? as Aaron launched the landmark homer against the Dodgers' Al Downing.For Baker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-07/hank-aaron-savor-40th-an
Atlanta Braves honor Hank Aaron with pregame ceremony to open home schedule

...the Braves' home opener April 8.The game set a Braves attendance record with 53,775 fans packing into Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium."The fans here tonight, what you stand for is what you stood for 40 years ago," Aaron said. "You were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-08/atlanta-braves-honor-han