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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…