A poor start to the 2016 season has led to the Atlanta Braves to fire manager Fredi Gonzalez.
The Braves currently have a 9-28 record and are 12 games behind the first place Nationals in the National League East.
According to Braves beat writer, Mark Bowman, the Braves have announced that Brian Snitker will become the manager today. Snitker is a former third base coach and current manager for the AAA affiliate Gwinnett Braves.
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