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Can Julio Franco help the Braves? The Braves Show's Bill Shanks looks at Atlanta's newest acquisition.

Julio Franco never wanted to leave the Atlanta Braves, but when the New York Mets shoved a two-year offer at him two winters ago he couldn't resist leaving for the big city. But now, Julio is coming home. Franco signed a contract with the Braves Wednesday for the rest of the season. He'll be in uniform tonight and knowing Manager Bobby Cox you can assume Franco will be in the lineup at first... Recommended Stories

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