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Braves make two key additions during international signing period

...over their allotted international budget for signing Cruz and Pache.Right-hander Cody Martin was traded to the Oakland Athletics for one slot.Minor leaguers Caleb Dirks and Jordan Paroubeck were traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers for another slot.Former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-04/braves-make-two-key-addi
Michaux: Sports voices prominent on flag issue

...Haley's decision to remove the flag from the capitol," Spurrier tweeted last week, echoing sentiment from director of athletics Ray Tanner and basketball coach Frank Martin.Spurrier has been vocal on the subject for years, back in 2007 expressing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2015-07-02/michaux-sports-voic
Chargers' Antonio Gates suspended for four games

...spokesman confirmed to the university that DeGroote died Tuesday in Alaska, though no other details were given."The entire NAU Athletics Family is deeply saddened by the loss of Michael," coach Jerome Souers said in a statement. "He was a well-respected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-07-02/chargers-antonio-gates-su
LSU kicks tackle off the team following his arrest

...InfoCision Stadium.President Scott Scar borough says football attendance will be "a key performance indicator" for the new athletics director. COURTS: A Lions fan who was banned from Ford Field after being accused of directing a laser pointer at Bills players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-06-29/lsu-kicks-tackle-team-fol
Flag removal would give local colleges chances to hold NCAA championships again

...reconsider the ban. It opens up more opportunities for us that just aren't there. From that aspect, it would be a positive for athletics throughout the state."Bryant said NCAA Division I basketball regionals could return to cities like Greenville and could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-06-27/flag-removal-would-gi
UGA, UCLA agree to football series

...tradition-rich football programs in two of the most iconic venues in sports - the Rose Bowl and Sanford Stadium,"Georgia athletics director Greg McGarity said. "These games will attract significant national attention on the opening weekend of the college...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-17/uga-ucla-agree-football-seri
Padres fire manager Bud Black

...season.Former Padres outfielder and current bench coach Dave Roberts was set to manage San Diego as it played host to the Athletics for a two-game series at Petco Park starting Monday night before going to Oakland for two games.Black inherited an entire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-15/padres-fire-manager-bud-
Former Olympic champ Mo Farah calls missed drug tests 'simple mistakes'

...broadcaster the BBC, Salazar was accused of using doping practices at the Nike Oregon Project.The governing body of British athletics responded to the allegations against Salazar by announcing that Farah's medical data would be analyzed.Although there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-19/former-olympic-champ-mo-
Ramblin' Rhodes: Martell was the first black woman to appear on 'Opry'

...when Tonya Carpenter was struck in the head June 5 at Fenway Park during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics.It was Oakland player Brett Lawrie's standard-size bat that caused the serious injury. The woman was sitting between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-06-16/ramblin-rhodes-martel
Report: Cardinals alleged to have hacked Astros' player database

...professional sports."Data analytics have become a critical strategic and tactical drive for both professional and collegiate athletics and, unfortunately, the transition from statistical modeling in player evaluation made famous by 'Moneyball' to stealing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-16/report-cardinals-alleged