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Simmons Itching To Get Back

Simmons hit a home run on Saturday night

LYNCHBURG, VA - Andrelton Simmons played only 33 games during his first taste of Major League Baseball and it was just enough to make him hungry for more.

The Atlanta Braves rookie shortstop drew some attention in his first month with the team, hitting .296 in 33 games before breaking a bone in his right hand diving into second base. Ever since that happened July 8, he has been itching to get back into the Braves lineup, and his most recent stop on the way was a rehab stint with the Class-A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats. "You want to be out there... Recommended Stories

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