Brick by brick: Braves, county officials commemora...
by Ricky Leroux
12:50 PM, Thursday, August 27
Braves and county officials were joined by Atlanta baseball legend Hank Aaron to commemorate the first decorative bricks being laid at SunTrust Park Thursday morning, nearly one year after the stadium broke ground.

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