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Banned former Braves GM Coppolella apologizes

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In this Oct. 1, 2015, file photo, Atlanta Braves general manager John Coppolella speaks during a news conference at Turner Field in Atlanta. The former Braves general manager apologized Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, for rules violations that led to him being banned from baseball for life, saying he's "disgraced and humbled" by his actions.

Banned from baseball for life, former Atlanta Braves general manager John Coppolella apologized Tuesday for rules violations that led to major sanctions against the team and "cost me my dream job and my future in the game that I love."

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