Braves GM orders Cubs off field

April, 5, 2013
4/05/13
6:08
PM CT
Rogers By Jesse Rogers
ESPNChicago.com
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ATLANTA -- Atlanta Braves general manager Frank Wren asked Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum to get his team to leave the field after some Cubs players refused to do so while warming up before Friday night's game at Turner Field.

The Braves were taking batting practice and wanted to do some outfield drills, but Cubs players were playing catch in left field. Wren could be seen trying to wave them off the field and yelling at them, but the Cubs didn't budge. That's when Wren stormed into the Cubs clubhouse.

"Some people need to read the rules," he yelled to no one in particular.

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Jesse Rogers | email

Chicago Cubs beat reporter
Jesse joined ESPN Chicago in September 2009 and covers the Chicago Cubs for ESPNChicago.com and ESPN Radio 1000.

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