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Former Braves and Mississippi Braves player passes away

Tommy Hanson Tommy Hanson
MISSISSIPPI (WDAM) -

A former Braves pitcher and Mississippi Braves baseball player died Monday night in Atlanta. 

Tommy Hanson fell into a coma and passed away at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta. 

Hanson was 29-years-old.

Hanson played for the Mississippi Braves on the 2008 SL championship team. He was known for being the only no-hitter in Mississippi Braves history. 

Hanson pitched for the Braves for four seasons and then played for the Los Angeles Angels in 2013. 

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