Braves/Marlins get Bragg-ing rights

MLB announced that the Atlanta Braves and the Miami Marlins will play a “first-of-its-kind” regular season game designed to honor the nation’s servicemen and servicewomen at Fort Bragg in North Carolina on July 3. The game will air nationally on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball and ESPN Radio at 8p. Following the game, the ballpark will be converted to a permanent softball field and multi-purpose facility for those who serve at Fort Bragg, a gift courtesy of the Major League Clubs and Players. This event will mark the first regular season game of a professional sport ever played on an active military base.

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