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Atlanta Braves prospect return to action after disabled list stints

...is hitting .408 with nine extra-base hits and 21 RBI in his first 14 games with Danville in the Rookie level Appalachian League.The third baseman has 15 hits in his past 10 games entering the week. He has failed to record a hit in only five...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-05/atlanta-braves-prospect-
Braves' Evan Gattis takes incredible ride to big leagues

...showing enough power and potential to be a late-round pick by the Braves.He spent the rest of that summer in the Appalachian League. The next spring, he was still a member of the Braves organization, but there wasn't a spot for him on any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-05-23/braves-evan-gattis-takes
Braves sign first-round pick Francoeur

...School in Lilburn, Ga. Francoeur, a future outfielder, was assigned to Danville, Va. of the Rookie Advanced Appalachian League. He helped Parkview to consecutive baseball and football state championships the past two seasons as an outfielder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/10/bra_347621.shtml
Braves
Another Rivera surfaces

...Rivera is only 21 and hasn't pitched above Class A ball. Still, the reviews of his work are glowing. The Appalachian League's top prospect in 1997, Baseball America ranked him the fifth-best prospect in Atlanta's organization and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/21/bas_283836.shtml
Baseball
Minor league notebook

...four. Hooks was 1-1 with a 5.68 ERA in 16 appearances for the Johnson City (Tenn.) Cardinals in the rookie Appalachian League. - Washington Nationals outfielder Preston Wilson, of Bamberg-Ehrhardt, hit two home runs and drove in four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/21/gja_4140.shtml
GreenJackets
League continues to stay 'traditional'

...prospect in the Rookie-level Appalachian League last year. ... Outfielder...Bristol of the Rookie-level Appalachian League. ... Second baseman Pedro...Burlington of the Rookie-level Appalachian League last year. ... Shortstop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/07/gja_475256.shtml
GreenJackets
Teacher remains active in baseball

...round of the June 1985 draft. After signing, Miller was assigned to Elizabethton, Tenn., of the Rookie-level Appalachian League, where he caught and hit .268, with one home run and 16 RBI. The next year, he switched positions and played...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/25/bas_347406.shtml
Baseball
Young guns deny Jackets

...Lerew, an 11th-round pick by Atlanta in 2001 who was named the co-pitcher of the year in the Rookie-level Appalachian League last year. Lerew mixed a live 91- to 93-mph fastball with a sharp curve and solid change-up to hold the Jackets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/22/gja_373285.shtml
GreenJackets
Young guns deny Jackets

...Lerew, an 11th-round pick by Atlanta in 2001 who was named the co-pitcher of the year in the Rookie-level Appalachian League last year. Lerew mixed a live 91- to 93-mph fastball with a sharp curve and solid change-up to hold the Jackets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/22/gja_373284.shtml
GreenJackets
Umpires dream of the big leagues

...schools in 1995 and finding work in the Gulf Coast Rookie League. Last year they called games in the short-season Appalachian League before getting promoted to the SAL. There are 14 SAL umpires, including Thomson's Ed Rogers. The average umpire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/18/bas_265839.shtml
Baseball