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Atlanta Braves honor Hank Aaron with pregame ceremony to open home schedule

...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 cheering...

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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
Demolition work on Atlanta-Fulton County stadium begins quietly

ATLANTA - A trickle of fans and gawkers drifted by Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Thursday as workers quietly began preparations for the demolition of the Braves' home of 31 years. Crews began installing hand...

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ANIMATION (86K) - The Olympic Caldron can be seen in the foreground as explosive to weaken the structure holding up at Fulton County Stadium Saturday, Aug. 2, 1997, in Atlanta. The stadium, home of the Braves from 1966-1996, was imploded to make room for

ATLANTA (AP) -- Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, the former home of the Atlanta Braves, was turned...I have a lot of fond memories about Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium," said Schuerholz, the general manager credited...

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Braves to honor 40th anniversary of Hank Aaron's 715th home run with ceremony, commemorative patch

...a "40th Anniversary" banner.Aaron broke Babe Ruth's home run record on April 8, 1974, at old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. He finished his career with 755 homers. YANKEES: Masahiro Tanaka was introduced by the team on Tuesday after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-11/braves-honor-40th-annive
Charles Ivey

...great pride in the many bridges and structures that he had a hand in creating, particularly the former Atlanta Fulton County Stadium and the Mackinac Bridge in Michigan. Mr. Ivey served his country in the United States Navy during World War II...

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A booming finale

ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, the site of Hank Aaron's famous 715th home run...implosion on @ugusta Watch the implosion of Atlanta Fulton County Stadium on @ugusta via WRDW-TV. Streaming video will...

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Farewell to Fulton

ATLANTA - Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, the former home of the Atlanta Braves, was turned...I have a lot of fond memories about Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium," said Schuerholz, the general manager credited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/03/oth_212358.shtml
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Civic center candidate has Atlanta ties

...Civic Center, is the former top dog at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium and ex-operations manager at the Omni. He had...1996, with responsibilities as CEO of Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, the Omni coliseum and Zoo Atlanta. -- He has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/05/bus_255190.shtml
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Omni farewell: `It's like somebody is taking my house away from me'

ATLANTA - The demolition of Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium began a couple of weeks ago. Now, the city that...marked the Atlanta Braves' finale at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium last year. Maybe it's hard to get attached to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/28/oth_207462.shtml
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