Mark Bradley: Suitable for framing: The Braves break through to Round 2
Mark Bradley: Suitable for framing: The Braves break through to Round 2

ATLANTA — A series that for 20 1/2 innings had been a-jangle with nerves reached its climax with the giddy Braves posing for faux selfies. When last this franchise had won a playoff round, there were no selfies. The first iPod hadn’t been released. The iPhone was years away.On Oct. 1, 2020, the Braves won their first postseason series since Paul Bako — remember him? — hit a clinching home run off the Astros’ Shane Reynolds at Turner Field on Oct. 12, 2001. That was two Uptons and one Uggla ago. It was one massive rebuild executed by two Johns (Coppolella and Hart) ago. It happened in a differe…

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