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Cox doesn't change roster for Braves-Marlins series

...but in the end decided his sore right ankle would prevent him from playing. He also chose to keep left-handed backup outfielder Tommy Gregg on the roster and use backup first baseman Greg Colbrunn as the third catcher. None of Cox's decisions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/07/oth_215652.shtml
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Red Sox prospect helps Canada pull big upset

...The country where hockey is king stole America's pastime on a chilly Arizona afternoon. Adam Stern, a young backup outfielder for the Boston Red Sox, hit an inside-the-park homer, drove in four runs and made two sensational catches in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/09/bas_68423.shtml
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Ortiz throws Braves a win

...who moved into the cleanup spot when J.D. Drew reported to work with a stiff neck, scored three times, and backup outfielder Damon Hollins knocked in three runs in Tuesday night's 4-2 win over the San Diego Padres before a Turner Field...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/05/bra_414537.shtml
Braves
Grissom retires after 17 seasons

...major league career. Grissom, 38, signed a minor league contract in January and had hoped to make the team as a backup outfielder. But he batted .200 in 17 spring training games. Grissom leaves as one of seven players with 2,000 hits, 200...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/29/bas_74446.shtml
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Braves win a scorcher

...rally towels as fans. With All-Star center fielder Andruw Jones in the trainer's room complaining of dizziness, backup outfielder Darren Bragg upstaged his more celebrated mate by making a game-saving catch. "That's the story of our season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/28/bra_349869.shtml
Braves
Hampton hurls Braves to win

...lefthander was the picture of health against the Marlins, shutting out Florida on three hits through seven innings. Backup outfielder Dewayne Wise, giving center fielder Andruw Jones a day off, broke up one of the season's best pitcher's duels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/26/bra_429539.shtml
Braves
Players wait for decision

...to the point now I'd rather be told so I can know where I'm going." Hollins, battling Wise for a job as a backup outfielder, headed into Thursday's game against the Houston Astros with a .345 average. That should be enough to win a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/02/bra_410772.shtml
Braves
Braves notebook

...the joint, and it feels like I'm stepping on a rock," said Lombard, who is expected to battle for a job as a backup outfielder. "When I start sprinting, it just doesn't want to go." The injury threatens Lombard's future. Doctors have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/03/bas_304820.shtml
Baseball
Smoltz stumbles as Braves barely survive to sweep Cubs

...Wednesday night's ninth-inning rally. Trailing in a game they once led 4-0, the Braves got a leadoff triple from backup outfielder Danny Bautista and RBI hits from Chipper Jones and Fred McGriff to complete a three-game sweep of the Chicago Cubs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/31/oth_212201.shtml
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Reds get Bichette to replace Vaughn

...to replace Vaughn, who hit 45 homers and drove in 118 runs but is unaffordable as a free agent. Hammonds was a backup outfielder last season and Belinda was a middle reliever after coming back from a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis. Bichette...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/31/bas_275850.shtml
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