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Wohlers, family escape home fire

ATLANTA - Former Braves closer Mark Wohlers said his wife raced through their suburban Atlanta home and saved him and their three children as flames starting spreading through...
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Jurrjens works his magic

...Kent Mercker held the Dodgers without a hit on April 8, 1994. Mercker also was part of a combined no-hitter with Mark Wohlers and Alejandro Pena against San Diego on Sept. 11, 1991.
New 'pen pitches a new plan

...2000 with insulting and degrading comments about New Yorkers. His head and arm were never the same. And the third was Mark Wohlers, who went from spotting his blazing fastball to becoming a menace to hitters, umpires, bat boys and all fans sitting...
Greatest moments in Braves history effort against the mighty Cleveland hitters, and David Justice launched a solo homer for the game's only run. Mark Wohlers pitched a perfect ninth to seal the championship. 3. CIAO, BABE Hammerin' Hank Aaron slugged an Al Downing pitch...
Braves trivia

...pitcher has been part of two of Atlanta's three no-hitters? a. Phil Niekro b. Pascual Perez c. Kent Mercker d. Mark Wohlers 13. How many years in a row did Hank Aaron lead the Braves in home runs? a. 5 b. 7 c. 8 d. 10 14. Who was Atlanta's...
Even this team of Braves' greats needs some support perfect provided a clause in his contract prevents him from trying to dunk. For the excitement factor, give me Mark Wohlers. LOCAL HERO: Every good roster needs some youth, so let's call up Jeff Francoeur and see how he pans out for the...
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Braves fans reminisce about the past 40 years

...innings of one-hit baseball. In the ninth inning, Mark Wohlers gets Carlos Baerga to fly out to Marquis Grissom life. And seeing my favorite player of all time, Mark Wohlers, pitch the winning out was the highlight. We screamed...
Braves' kids sure act all grown up

...season-ending playoff loss to Houston). Smoltz was dominating during his three years as closer, and there were other Braves (Mark Wohlers, John Rocker) who had strong seasons out of the bullpen. But for much of its postseason run, Atlanta has flailed...
Georgian roots link Atlanta's rookie class

...grew up in suburban Marietta. "I grew up watching John Smoltz. David Justice was my idol. Ron Gant. Woh-Daddy (Mark Wohlers). That whole team was a big thing in my life." Boyer is convinced the talent pool in Georgia would not have been...
Braves struggle to find closure

...first five division titles in their streak. Juan Berenguer. Alejandro Pena. Mike Stanton. Greg McMichael. Finally, Mark Wohlers, who got the final out of the 1995 World Series. But Wohlers gave up a crucial home run in the 1996 Series - a six-game...