GreenJackets play host to Sand Gnats for final time

...entered Tuesday ahead of Augusta by 4 1/2 games and is 8-3 in the season series between the two. BEST TOOLS: Baseball America recently released its annual Best Tools lists for each minor league level, and two GreenJackets were honored with...

GreenJackets Player Report: Sam Coonrod

...game. Final commentsCoonrod earned high praises by being named Baseball America's top pitching prospect for the South Atlantic League, and scouts...but he's a realistic reliever for the majors. Video courtesy of Baseball America.

GreenJackets return home with new faces for week-long homestand

...high strikeout totals and low ERA in his first full season. He's been nationally recognized by publications like Baseball America and could get rewarded with a higher assignment before the end of the season.Recognition and future promotions...

Braves want versatility by working Peraza in center at Gwinnett

...and Saturday.The 21-year-old Venez uelan, who entered the season ranked 54th among the top 100 prospects by Baseball America, is hitting .300 with eight extra-base hits and 14 stolen bases in 43 games.Peraza's best tools are great...

Lakewood's Tocci shows improved strength, bat in repeat trip

...the chance to be an everyday center fielder in the future.He's currently ranked fifth in the Phillies system by Baseball America, but he's always been graded based on projection. Now, he's starting to produce in line with his high grades...

Charleston's Mateo latest prized shortstop prospect in league

...Mateo's ability to show all five tools makes him one of the more special prospects in the league this season. Baseball America ranked him third in the Yankees system despite no full-season experience."He's got the range to stick at shortstop...

Jace Peterson plays above grades in first season with Braves

...his Braves debut this year.Before this season, Baseball America gave him a 50 overall grade as an average everyday...outplay his tools to become an everyday player."Baseball America was the high source on Peterson as the one most confident...

Augusta GreenJackets face Rome Braves in home opener

...prized teenager in the Giants system when Michael Santos toes the rubber. Santos, ranked 18th in the system by Baseball America, is a lanky 19-year-old with a fastball in the low-90s and feel for three pitches."He's got great ability...


...right fit for our program, and we're excited to welcome him to the Clemson family,"Lee, 38, was named one of Baseball America's Top 10 head coaches in college baseball under the age of 40 in 2012. GolfAlabama junior wins in KentuckyIn Bowling...

Braves add high-floor pitching prospects for Juan Uribe, Kelly Johnson

...relievers in the major leagues.The 21-year-old Whalen entered the season ranked 20th in the Mets system by Baseball America with a 50 grade, which equals a No. 4 starter. He recorded a 3.36 ERA in 83 innings with Advanced-A St. Lucie...