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Atlanta Braves: Memorial Day Done Right at Turner Field

The Atlanta Braves got it right on Memorial Day. While it's true that other teams honored the 3 p.m. slot with a moment of silence, prior to that the Braves did something to honor one of America's servicemembers. It was a moment you would expect to see on Lifetime's show, Coming Home. U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. David Sims had spent six months in Afghanistan. After the top of the fifth, Sims' family was invited onto the field for a special video on the big screen from the husband and father, in Afghanistan, or so they thought.
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