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Kershaw or Wainwright against Felix? All-Star matchup could be one to savor

...whatever it ends up being ? could be one for the ages.Seattle's Felix Hernandez looks like the front-runner in the American League, with a 10-2 record and a 2.11 ERA. National League manager Mike Matheny of St. Louis could end up choosing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-07/kershaw-or-wainwright-ag
All-Star Game might have an international flavor to it this year

...trip in his final season; the Yankees captain led American League shortstops in fan balloting when the latest update...unfortunate injury for the Twins, it does save MLB and American League manager John Farrell from the Red Sox the trouble...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-03/all-star-game-might-have
Evan Gattis, Chris Johnson help Braves power past Angels

...edged the Los Angeles Angels 4-3 on Friday night for their first interleague win.The Braves were 0-6 against American League teams before taking advantage of four runs in the first on the two homers off C.J. Wilson (7-6), including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-13/evan-gattis-chris-johnso
Derek Jeter returns to site of one of his most famous plays

...one of the most memorable defensive play ever by a shortstop, saving the Yankees from elimination in Game 3 of the American League Division Series. It is known as the flip.Almost 13 years later, Jeter will make his final regular-season visit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-13/derek-jeter-returns-site-one-his-
Stars, fans show up in Iowa for 'Field of Dreams' 25th anniversary

...film that made it so famous.Stars such as Costner and Timothy Busfield joined celebrities like Egglesfield, past American League Cy Young award winner Bret Saberhagen and thousands of fans from all over the Midwest at the remote locale.Costner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-14/stars-fans-show-iowa-fie
Other top prospects might start getting their calls to the big leagues

...on Chicago's Chris Sale on Thursday ? a matchup of the pitchers who finished first and fifth in last year's American League Cy Young Award vote.SHOT IN THE ARM: Troy Tulo witzki's great start hasn't been enough to keep Colorado within...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-09/other-top-prospects-migh
Teammates support booed A's reliever Jim Johnson

...right-hander said. "They know it's a long season."An American League scout who has been watching the A's for a while says...work with the A's owning the best record in the American League at 35-22.Asked about the home vs. road issue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-03/teammates-support-booed-
Injuries have taken toll on top minor league baseball talent

...since the beginning of the season, and it could come as soon as June when the Cardinals begin a stretch of games in American League ballparks, where the designated hitter is available.Another Twins prospect, third baseman Miguel Sano, hit the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-24/injuries-have-taken-toll
Justin Morneau fills void nicely for Rockies

...about. I'm looking forward to him getting back to being extremely productive."After all, Morneau is a former American League MVP and four-time All-Star.Asked if he's feeling more and more like his old self, Morneau grinned and said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-10/justin-morneau-fills-voi
Volunteers work to save Negro League stadium in New Jersey

...including Larry Doby, who went to high school in Paterson and whose son attended the ceremony.Doby integrated the American League in July 1947, just months after Jackie Robinson broke the National League's color barrier ? actions being celebrated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-16/volunteers-work-save-neg