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Jason Heyward displays his star power

Braves rookie homers in first at-bat, allowing the legend to grow a bit more

Updated: April 6, 2010, 9:36 AM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

ATLANTA -- Long before Hank Aaron threw out the ceremonial first pitch Monday, the Atlanta Braves' 2010 storyline was ordained: The revered presence in the dugout is yearning for one more postseason appearance, and the man-child in right field will play a big role in determining whether he gets it.

Bobby Cox's legacy in the game is secure. Jason Heyward's future seems as boundless as a fly ball sailing toward the clouds. All Cox has to do is write the kid's name on the lineup card, and it ...

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