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Pursley makes return to Braves clubhouse

KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- A familiar face showed up in the Atlanta Braves clubhouse Monday. Longtime trainer Dave Pursley, who retired after last season, drove to Florida to spend a few days with his old team. "There's a lot of new faces," he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/25/bra_376713.shtml
Braves
Bullpen finishes job for Millwood

...Glavine. Given the ever-growing number of blisters among Braves starting pitchers, pickle juice and head trainer Dave Pursley's magic touch have become the liniments of choice among the starting set. "Who has pickles in barrels anymore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/30/bra_347210.shtml
Braves
Neck injury sidelines Chipper

...in the lineup by Mark DeRosa, who made just the second outfield start of his career. "It actually got worse after Dave (Pursley) put it in traction," Jones said. "I can barely move it at all." According to Jones, after he suffered the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/09/bra_351535.shtml
Braves
Braves notebook

...weekend's series in Cincinnati. "Chipper's going to be fine, he's just got a bad bruise," Braves trainer Dave Pursley said. "It's nothing that's too serious." That's good news for the Braves who can ill-afford any more injuries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/30/bra_348265.shtml
Braves
Braves notebook

...we'll go from there." Cox made the decision before the start of Monday's game after consulting with head trainer Dave Pursley and Maddux. Albie Lopez, who has made three starts this year and is 1-3 with a 3.49 ERA, will replace Maddux...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/25/bra_345885.shtml
Braves
Braves notebook

...improving. It's not getting any worse, according to trainers, but it's also not getting any better. Head trainer Dave Pursley expressed puzzlement Thursday about the slow rate of progress. He has treated the injury aggressively, backed off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/29/bas_298305.shtml
Baseball
Braves notebook

...Friday or Saturday he would be good to go nine." Give credit to the team's medical staff, particularly head trainer Dave Pursley, for spending hours treating Lopez's ankle. Lopez also said a new brace he's wearing gives additional support...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/17/bra_326946.shtml
Braves
Braves notebook

...on his right forearm he suffered when he collided with Martinez's mask. "Steel usually wins out," head trainer Dave Pursley said. Pride couldn't swing a bat Tuesday afternoon and was disappointed he couldn't play for Ryan Klesko, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/27/oth_229636.shtml
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Braves notes

...his vision. "When he tries to focus in on things it's in the way and he can't see through it," head trainer Dave Pursley said. "It could move off or dissolve or dissipate. It could go away real quick or it could stay there awhile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/05/oth_209448.shtml
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Braves notes: Seanez encouraged by doctor's report

...pain then obviously I can't try to throw 95 miles per hour. I was happy with what he said. He was happy." Trainer Dave Pursley said the MRI pictures that will be examined already have been taken and there are no further tests planned for Seanez...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/06/bas_269544.shtml
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