Stadium safety: Fan’s death at Braves game raises ...
by Associated Press
12:47 AM, Tuesday, September 01
ATLANTA — The death of a longtime Braves season-ticket holder raises questions about the height of guard rails at the team’s new stadium that is to open in Cobb in 2017. The Braves say they had safety in mind when planning SunTrust Park even befor...

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