ATLANTA (AP) The NFL replacement refs are not there to kick around anymore.
Not to worry.
A familiar target has emerged.
ATLANTA (AP) Item by item, Chipper Jones' shirts and pants were folded and stacked neatly for the final time in his Braves travel bag.
There was something a bit artificial about it to begin with, and not just because the worst team in the National League playoffs became the first beneficiary of the expanded wild card.
ATLANTA (AP) Andrelton Simmons lifted a pop fly into shallow left field. Not a hard-hit ball, by any means, but at least 50 feet beyond the infield.