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Lifelong Braves fan Shiell is taking it as it comes

...The Savannah, Ga., native, who played at Windsor Forest High School, spent his childhood imitating Dale Murphy or Bob Horner. But Shiell, who estimates he pitched only a dozen or so innings in high school, was surprised to find out the Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/27/bra_90383.shtml
Braves
Rookie's debut not so Devine

...debut. Devine, the Braves' first pick in the June draft out of North Carolina State, became the first Brave since Bob Horner in 1978 to make his debut in the same year that he was drafted. Manager Bobby Cox, who decided to give Devine an immediate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/21/bra_4137.shtml
Braves
Winfield, ex-Brave Horner among new hall's members

...former big leaguers Will Clark (Mississippi State), Bob Horner (Arizona State, and later the Atlanta Braves), Brooks...new hall : Players - Will Clark, Mississippi State - Bob Horner, Arizona State - Brooks Kieschnick, Texas - Robin Ventura...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/27/bas_79169.shtml
Baseball
Fantasy Baseball: Fielder's success triggers Asian invasion

...fortune would venture off to the Orient and stay a few years or even for the rest of their careers. Players such as Bob Horner, Randy Bass, Luis Medina and Julio Franco all spent a significant portion of their careers in Japan, finding the Asian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/01/bas_371257.shtml
Baseball
Braves finish sweep

...He surpassed a list of Braves' legends: Eddie Mathews (1954), Hank Aaron (1955, 1957), Mike Lum (1978) and Bob Horner (1979-80) comprise the group with RBI in eight-straight games. Jones' achievement could have gone overlooked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/09/bra_372198.shtml
Braves
Miami's Giancarlo Stanton has carried the Marlins to the best record in baseball

...of the expansion era in 1961, the only other player under age 23 to total more homers and RBI in a single month was Bob Horner in 1980, the Marlins said, citing the Elias Sports Bureau.Stanton doesn't turn 23 until November."Unbelievable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-05-31/miamis-giancarlo-stanton
Braves trivia

...Dale Murphy c. Tony Cloninger d. Bob Horner 17. John Smoltz is one of two pitchers...Hank Aaron c. Fred McGriff d. Bob Horner 29. Who is the last player to hit...Rico Carty -- ANSWERS 1. b (Bob Horner, Chipper Jones) 2. d 3. c 4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/25/bra_86666.shtml
Braves
All-Star notes

...aren't there -- the successful teams still do them -- but people want to see offense." Former Braves third baseman Bob Horner concurred. "People would much rather see a 10-7 game than a 2-0 game," said Horner. "But everything changes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/10/bas_291938.shtml
Baseball
Thanks for the memories

...capping a three-run rally to give the Braves a 3-2 victory over the Pirates in Game 7 of the NLCS. 4. July 6, 1986: Bob Horner belts four home runs in an 11-8 loss to the Expos. 5. Aug. 1, 1978: Larry McWilliams and Gene Garber combine to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/09/17/met_199586.shtml
Metro
Move made sense to Diaz

...player in Atlanta history to hit three homers in a row in one game. The others to do it were Bob Tillman in 1969 and Bob Horner, who hit four homers in one day, in 1986. Jones said the only other time he hit three home runs in a game was when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/16/bra_92754.shtml
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