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Jason Heyward could miss 4-6 weeks after fracturing jaw

...fractured jaw.Heyward's grandparents were at Citi Field and accompanied him to the hospital, along with trainer Jeff Porter. Heyward and Porter stayed behind in New York as the Braves traveled to St. Louis for a four-game series that begins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-08-21/jason-heyward-could-miss
Injuries slow Braves' Chipper Jones, Brian McCann

...pain after he threw high as Neil Walker stole second base in the 10th inning.David Ross replaced McCann after trainer Jeff Porter came on the field to confer with McCann. McCann made a couple of test throws to pitcher Scott Linebrink before leaving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-07-27/injuries-slow-braves-chi
Trainer for Braves thankful for support

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Atlanta Braves head athletic trainer Jeff Porter broke down in tears several times as he talked about his wife's death in an auto accident on New Year's Eve and the outpouring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/braves/2012-03-16/trainer-braves-th
Johnson's grand slam secures win

...I just wanted to put the ball in play hard." Johnson ran sprints before the game under the supervision of trainer Jeff Porter, and told Porter he was ready to play. Manager Bobby Cox decided to wait at least one more day to put Johnson in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/06/bra_193837.shtml
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Chipper returns to lineup, still feels off on right foot

...Reitsma's rotten season is officially done. The reliever will have season-ending surgery within the month, head trainer Jeff Porter said Wednesday. What type is what's in question. He'll see Dr. James Andrews on July 17 in Birmingham, Ala...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/06/bra_87935.shtml
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McCann set for Rome rehab stint

...a sprained left ankle, is eligible to come off the 15-day disabled list Thursday. After his workout with trainer Jeff Porter on Monday, McCann was optimistic he'll be ready Thursday. Rome began a four-game series at home against the Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/06/bas_84264.shtml
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Braves likely to put McCann on DL

...side-to-side cutting movements, he pulled up abruptly and limped from the field. "He just found out what he can't do," Jeff Porter, the team's head trainer, said soon after McCann's aggravation of the injury. "If he can't do that by now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/27/bra_83103.shtml
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Rockies edge Braves

...inning, Boyer threw his first pitch in the dirt and appeared to be in pain. He rubbed at his right biceps when trainer Jeff Porter came to the mound, and manager Bobby Cox signaled for a new pitcher. Boyer has been bothered by a sore shoulder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/27/bra_6821.shtml
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Chipper can't say when he'll return to field

...possibility he might have stretched a ligament in there also, but it does not change the treatment protocol," said Jeff Porter, Atlanta's head medical trainer. "All we're going to do is keep treating it, treating it the same way that we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/04/bra_452068.shtml
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Cox moves Hampton up to Thursday

...trainers remain confident he'll be ready Saturday. "I'm feeling better about it all the time," head trainer Jeff Porter said. "He's improving every day. It hasn't gotten stagnant yet." Meanwhile, third baseman Chipper Jones was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/05/bra_430369.shtml
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