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Nick Markakis embraces new start with Braves
Nick Markakis embraces new start with Braves

Wearing a No. 22 Atlanta Braves jersey on his back and a full beard on his cheeks, right fielder Nick Markakis said he is comfortable in his new environment — and he says he's not harboring any animosity toward the Orioles. "It's strange, but it's part of the business. You are not going to play with everybody your whole career," said Markakis, now a Brave after spending his first 11 seasons in the Orioles' organization. "It's good to see the guys. It's different, though. It's a transition process and something I've never been through before. But it's gone smoothly. Guys are great over here and I'm happy where I...

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