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Fredi Gonzalez reportedly figured out he was fired when Braves scheduled him a flight out of town

Fredi Gonzalez reportedly figured out he was fired when Braves scheduled him a flight out of town

Fredi Gonzalez knew Monday night he was going to be fired as manager of the Atlanta Braves.

After all, his team had started the season 0-9 and was 9-28 at that point. Rumors about his job status had been going around for weeks.

And then there was the confirmation notice he received for a Tuesday afternoon flight back to Atlanta when the Braves still had three more games left in Pittsburgh.

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Gonzalez received an email shortly after the Braves' 8-5 loss...

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