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Police field call to wrangle roaming goats

ROSWELL, GA (WOLO) – Law enforcement near Atlanta had to respond to a different kind of call Friday. They responded to the scene where about 20 animals were roaming loose in a neighborhood. The goats, and one donkey, were supposed to be clearing a woman’s yard. Categories: Digital Exclusives and Features Tags: Atlanta, Georgia, goats, grass, lawn, Roswell

Adonis Garcia, Braves Run Past Slumping Pirates, 5-2

Atlanta Braves’ Adonis Garcia, left and Matt Kemp celebrate after the Braves defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 in a baseball game Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) ATLANTA (AP) — A big gamble by Adonis Garcia helped give the Braves their second home series win of the season. It also gave interim manager Brian Snitker a big…

Peterson, Braves Rough Up Marlins, 9-1

ATLANTA (AP) — One day after he was the game-winning hero as a pinch-hitter, Jose Fernandez was humbled by one of the worst starts of his career. Fernandez gave up two homers and a career-high nine runs and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 9-1 on Saturday. Freddie Freeman hit a two-run homer in the first inning and Jace…

Braves Lose to Streaking Indians, 3-0

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Joel De La Cruz delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Wednesday, June 29, 2016, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Todd Kirkland) ATLANTA (AP) — Danny Salazar threw seven innings, Lonnie Chisenhall hit his second homer of the series and the Cleveland Indians stretched their winning streak to 12 games by beating…

Braves Drop Game to Indians 5-3

Cleveland Indians’ Jason Kipnis (22) scores ahead of the throw to Atlanta Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski (15) on a Jose Ramirez base hit in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 28, 2016, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) ATLANTA (AP) — Carlos Santana hit a tie-breaking single in Cleveland’s three-run ninth inning, Corey Kluber allowed only three hits…