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Braves sign Cuban outfielder Dian Toscano

...probably profiles best in left field or possibly center, given his good range but average (or below) arm strength.Baseball America, which first reported the signing, said that Toscano's signing won't count against the Braves' international...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-09/braves-sign-cuban-outfielder-dian
Braves ink Toscano to major league deal

...Cuban marketplace Monday by signing 25-year-old outfielder Dian Toscano to a major league contract, according to Baseball America's Ben Badler. Little is known about Toscano. He played five years for Villa Clara in Serie Nacional, but he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-12-08/braves-ink-t
Braves deadline nears on Medlen, Beachy

...effective level, which makes it an interesting case. Medlen and Beachy are both returning from a second elbow surgery. Baseball America's J.J. Cooper tackled the topic of returning from a second surgery in April, referring to Jarrod Parker, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-12-01/braves-deadl
Braves acquire present, future value for Heyward

...for 2015. After being ranked as high as sixth in Baseball America's top 100 in 2013, and a strong minor league resume...and also has been a top 100 prospect according to Baseball America (94 in 2012). I've never seen Jenkins, so everything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-11-17/braves-acqui
Madison Bumgarner develops from Augusta legend to postseason hero

...winning percentage record at .833 by going 15-3.Baseball America's comments after the 2008 season nearly mirror...innings, and he didn't have the same velocity.Baseball America managing editor JJ Cooper said Bumgarner was a divisive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-01/madison-bumgarner-develo
Thousands attend Oscar Taveras' funeral

...international free agent in 2008.Before this season, he was ranked as the No. 3 overall prospect by MLB.com and Baseball America.He homered against the Giants' Yusmeiro Petit in his major league debut May 31 and had a big solo drive in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-28/thousands-attend-oscar-t
Peraza leads Braves minor league awards

...ability to adapt to different defensive assignments. Peraza, ranked sixth in the organization's top 10 prospects by Baseball America entering the 2014 season, hit a combined .339 in 499 plate appearances between Advanced-A Lynchburg and Double-A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-09-21/peraza-leads
USC Aiken product Taylor Grover earns promotion in Boston Red Sox system

...runs in five innings against Tulsa last time out.Baseball America didn't include Faulkner in its preseason top 30...saying he's now a noted prospect.BEST TOOLS: Baseball America released its annual "best tools" lists for each...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-09/usc-aiken-product-taylor
Robert Ramer adjusts quickly to minors with Augusta GreenJackets

...point and command but managed to complete the inning.He entered the year ranked second in the Giants system by Baseball America. He recorded a 2.96 ERA for the GreenJackets in 2012 and combined on a 2.80 ERA between San Jose and Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-14/robert-ramer-adjusts-qui
Augusta GreenJackets receive several roster moves over weekend

...on Sunday.Jones' reassignment was the most notable move for the GreenJackets because of his prospect stature. Baseball America ranked him 15th in the Giants system prior to this season, and San Francisco showed confidence by sending him to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-28/augusta-greenjackets-rec