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No one takes the fifth for Braves

...an inauspicious start Saturday. Jaret Wright, the former World Series hero, needed 48 pitches to record five outs, Jung Bong gave up three runs, including Richard Hidalgo's two-run homer, and Trey Hodges walked four of the 11 batters he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/07/bra_407966.shtml
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Braves reliever adjusts to new major-league life

...his new country. He has yet to shoot a soft drink ad or appear on a magazine cover in his homeland. Atlanta pitcher Jung Bong came to America at age 17, ready to become the most famous baseball player from South Korea. He turns 23 in two weeks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/06/bra_380390.shtml
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Cox impressed with young left-handers

...Bobby Cox during the early days of spring training. The way Cox was talking Thursday, Andy Pratt, Horacio Ramirez and Jung Bong are strong contenders to be with the Braves on opening day. "Any of those guys could make the team," Cox said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/21/bra_376343.shtml
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Braves notebook

...Spooneybarger's for the team's most decorative, was called up from Class AAA Richmond to replace Tuesday's starter Jung Bong, who returned to Class AA Greenville. Greeting Foster and Spooneybarger Wednesday, Greg Maddux inquired, "You guys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/25/bra_340436.shtml
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Pratt has edge among Braves lefties

...one of a three young left-handers that have caught manager Bobby Cox's eye. The 23-year-old has an advantage on Jung Bong and Horacio Ramirez. He pitched in Puerto Rico this winter, while Bong and Ramirez pitched in the Arizona Fall League...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/22/bra_376451.shtml
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Marked Man

...fighting for the fifth starter's job. Marquis, who refuses to even acknowledge the competition from Horacio Ramirez, Jung Bong, Andy Pratt, and Trey Hodges, pitched two innings in Monday's 5-2 Braves' loss to the Houston Astros at Osceola...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/04/bra_367830.shtml
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Marquis doesn't consider fifth starter a battle

...Marquis isn't thrilled that manager Bobby Cox declared the job open, going out of his way to praise young left-handers Jung Bong, Horacio Ramirez and Andy Pratt. "I never knew I was fighting for a job to begin with," Marquis said Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/26/bra_376807.shtml
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Bong keeps close eye on the news

...parents and three older sisters. In between phone calls he watches television for the latest news. For Korean-born Jung Bong, the 22-year-old Atlanta Braves left-hander, the nuclear missile crisis in North Korea is very real. The law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/26/bra_376805.shtml
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Cox faces tough bullpen decision

...would probably carry veteran Ray King and 23-year-old rookie Andy Pratt, who has moved ahead of Mike Venafro and Jung Bong in the left-handed bullpen race. "I'm looking for two, but I've had one before," Cox said. "I think Pratt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/15/bra_368975.shtml
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Reitsma turning heads in bullpen

...good delivery and good makeup. I like everything about him." Reitsma, acquired from Cincinnati on Friday for pitchers Jung Bong and Bubba Nelson, drove up from the Reds' spring training camp in Sarasota on Saturday morning. He introduced himself...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/28/bra_410227.shtml
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